Farace estate auction

Farace Estate Auction
Sat. Sept. 30-9am
4 miles west of Vandalia or 4 1/2 miles east of Mulberry Grove on U.S. Rt. 40 then north 2 1/2 miles on Rd. 300E to Rd. 1700N then west 1 mile
address is 1696N 200E Vandalia, Il. 62471


REAL ESTATE Sells at 12 noon

8.25 acres in Section 9 township 6N range 1 west, Bear Grove township, Fayette County with newer modular home w/ three bedrooms, kitchen with G.E. electric range, G.E. dish washer and Kenmore side by side refrigerator, 2 full baths, living room, 28 ft. addition w/ large entry way, utility room and two car garage w/ Genie openers.  Has central heat and air, Legend outdoor wood furnace and air actuator septic system (only 2 years old).  Out buildings consist of 22 ft. X 28 ft. metal shop building w/ concrete floor, walk in door and a 10 ft. slider; 12 ft. X 20 ft. block building w/ concrete floor and metal roof; 26 ft. X 32 ft. quonset, built on 8 block high foundation wall; 50 ft. X 60 ft. machine shed w/ 26 ft. concrete floor and a small Butler grain bin.

This property has two sides of road frontage, several cedar and pine trees along with some hardwood. Outstanding property for small animals with some fenced pasture and about 4 acres that could be tilled. This is in the Vandalia school district. Property number 02-09-100-006 Open House:  Sunday Sept. 17th 1-3 pm… Come look, you’ll like it!!!

Tractors, Cars, Trucks, Farm and Heavy Equipment

2015 Kubota L3901 HST diesel, front wheel assist tractor w/ LA 525 loader (only 12.8 hrs-like new); Foton 404 diesel tractor; Ferguson TO 20 tractor; Cat 977 crawler-loader; Case 580C loader- backhoe; (2) 1999 Buick Century Custom (nice, low mileage); 1994 Freightliner SLD 120 road tractor w/ 60 series Detroit, 9 speed, sleeper and wet kit; 1960 Dodge tandem dump truck w/ 13 ft. bed (non-runner); Miller 16 ft. pintle hitch trailer w/ duel wheels, tandem axles and tilt bed; 32 ft. implement trailer; Arts-Way 450 grinder mixer; 9 ft. 3 pt. chisel plow; 4 bottom 3 pt. plow; 3 pt. bale fork and spear; pickup bed trailer; J.D. 6 row cultivator; pto seeder-spreader; harrowagator; 3 pt. log splitter, 4’X4’ carrier, 6 ft. blade; 5 ft. tiller, 5’X7’ carryall;


Whirlpool washer & electric dryer; Sanyo 42” flat screen TV; Emerson 32” flat screen TV; Criterion 1.1 cubic ft. microwave; dining table w/ 4 chairs & 2 leaves; 4 pc. Bedroom suite; ornate glass top coffee table w/ large matching wall mirror and end table; sofa and love seat; 3 cushion sofa; recliner; upholstered rocker; end table w/ lamp; writing desk; wall mirror; oak quilt stand; several blankets, comforters and afghans; 2 draw file cabinet; 5 drawer oak chest; usual assortment of small house wares;

Tools and Misc.

(2) 12’X20’ carports; (2) new 11.2X25 tractor tires; (2) new 17.5L24 tractor tires; Aaladdin model 1300 hot water pressure washer; Craftsman roll around tool box; new Craftsman 10”-2.5 hp table saw; Craftsman string mower; Craftsman rear tine tiller; new gas powered water pump; Yardman 5 hp 18” string mower; new reel type push mower w/ bagger; ATV 12 volt sprayer; new ½ hp utility pump; alum. step & extension ladders; several new tomato cages; new Remington leaf blower; (3) new whirlybird wind turbines; J.D. kerosene shop heater; Craftsman welder; 250 amp battery chargers; several extension cords; new water hoses; shop vac; (3) pallets landscape blocks; pallets of concrete blocks; new & used lumber; concrete lawn edging; cattle panels; hog gates; 4’X6’ storage box; 24- 30 ft. flat roof trusses; (2) 8”X20’ I beams; 500 gal. water tank; 10 ft. cattle self feeder; steel fence post; boom pole w/ winch; (3) boxes new white vinyl siding; folding saw horses; metal saw horses; New entry door w/ frame, entry door, storm door; electric heaters; roll around work bench; hand cart; Will be several wagon loads of tools and misc, lots of new tools!!!

Dominic Farace Estate

Lori Ward Executor

TERMS: Real estate 10% non-refundable day of auction, balance due and possession given at closing, approx. 30 days. Closing cost will be divided between buyer and seller. 2017 taxes will be prorated based on the 2016 taxes and deducted at closing. Seller retains the right of refusal. All title and/or legal work will be handles by Jack Johnston of Burnside, Johnston, Connor & Jensen, P.C.  in Vandalia phone 618-283-3260. Property sells as is-where is with no guarantee or warranty implied or expressed

Personal property terms: cash or check w/ proper ID. All out of state and first time buyers must have a current bank Letter of Guarantee made to McDowell Auction Service. Not responsible for accidents, thefts, errors or omissions.  NO BUYERS PENALTY

Lunch stand by the Bond County Shrine Club

Auction Conducted by

McDowell Auction Service

Mulberry Grove, Il.

Alva R. & Andrew McDowell-Auctioneers

440000003 Illinois Auction Licenses 441000870


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NOTE:  Nice home and property, don’t forget the open house Sunday Sept. 17th 1-3 pm. There was NO way to list all the tools and small personal property, you’ll just have to be there on sale day. We’ll sell the tractors and major items following the real estate.                                        Dominic was quite the collector!!!

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