|General Information: Location: Traveling south on Rt. 113 from Georgetown, DE, turn east at Seacoast Speedway on Wood Branch Rd. turn 1st road to right which will be Speedway Road, go to stop sign & go through to second stop sign, bear right onto Zoar Road & travel approx. 0.4 mile. Sale will be at 7th house on left (Sign Posted)
Inspection of Real Estate only will be on Sunday, November 16th 2003 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Or by contacting the Auction Co. for an appointment
Tract I: This property is located on the west side of Zoar Road with 734 feet of frontage and contains 41.1105 acres of highly productive farmland. The property runs back to County Road 328 with 1179.94 feet of frontage on Road 328. This property will be sold first and will not be offered with the other parcels.
Tract II/Parcel A: This parcel consists of 5 acres of land and is improved with a 3 story farmhouse consisting of: 4 bedrooms, upstairs bathroom, kitchen, pantry, dining room, living room, & wrap-around porch. The home has a full attic. There are several outbuildings on this parcel, with some in need of repair. There is 250 feet of frontage on Zoar Road.
Tract II/Parcel B: This property has 545 feet of frontage on Zoar Road and contains 14.4576 acres of highly productive farmland. This property runs back to the Railroad tracks and is bordered on the south side by a tax ditch.
Tract II/Parcel C: This property is located at the back side of Parcel B and is on the south side of the Railroad tracks containing 11.0444 acres of highly productive farmland. The property borders the back side of Sussex Pines Country Club and is bordered by the Railroad easement and a tax ditch.
Parcels A, B, & C in Tract II will be sold individually and then offered together and sold which ever way produces the highest bid.
Terms of Real Estate: Tract I will require a $30,000.00 down payment on the day of sale in the form of cash or certified check made payable to Jos. C. O’Neal & Sons. Parcels A, B, & C in Tract II will require a $10,000.00 down payment on each parcel in the form of cash or certified check on the day of sale made payable to Jos. C. O’Neal & Sons. In the event Tract II is sold together, a $30,000.00 down payment will be required on the day of sale made payable to the above in the form of cash or certified check.
Buyer & Seller will equally share all State & County taxes. Buyer will be required to pay all costs of preparing & recording the deed and any other costs that may occur. Balance to be paid within 45 working days when a good and marketable deed will be given. The executor’s reserve the right to accept or reject any or all bids, but it is in their intent to sell said property to settle the Estate of Mr. Marvel.
Farm Equipment can be inspected on Wed. Nov. 26th from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale
Equipment: Farmall Super M tractor w/P/S, Farmall C tractor, J.D. horse drawn sickle mower, 2 row mounted cultivators, 15 spout grain drill, 40 blade transport disc, 4 wheel wagon w/sides, 2 wheel trailer, Farmall 2 btm. plow, pto seeder, walking cultivators & plow, platform scales, clover seeder, Clipper seed cleaner, fruit press, 275 ga. gas tank on skids w/pump, Craftsmen 6 dwr. toolbox, floor drill press, Lincoln AC-225 electric welder, portable air compressor, 3 dwr. roll-around toolbox, wheelbarrows, house jacks, floor jacks, assorted open & box end wrenches, various socket sets, step ladders, chain hoist, electrical supplies, pitch forks, yard & garden hand tools, grindstone, pipe wrenches, adjustable wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers, bench vise, electric hack saw, electric drills, hand saws, sanders, air tank, C-clamps, basket of various sizes, wooden wheelbarrow wheels, May-Tag kick start motor, corn sheller, Craftsmen 10” table saw, early Singer commercial treadle sewing machine, blacksmith items, chain saws, old car trunk, old car parts, scrap metal and other items.
Personal Property: Bennell-Bretz player piano, Railroad crossing signes, Railroad direction sign, metal porch chairs, chicken & turkey coops, strawberry crates, wooden porch columns, telephone switchboard, sausage stuffer, copper boilers, mantel clocks, large assort. of glassware, pattern glass, advertising items, early eye glasses, salt box, old furniture hardware, parlor stoves, furniture parts, wood box, various rugs, quilts, Girl Scout uniforms, old pictures & frames, Art Deco sideboard, and many items too numerous to mention.
Terms of Personal Property & Farm Equipment: Cash or Approved Check on day of sale. All items must be paid for on day of sale. A 10% Buyer’s Premium will be charged on all items. All items are sold, “AS IS, WHERE IS” with no warranties of any kind.
Note: This will be the 9th and final sale to be conducted from the Marvel Estate. Everything will be sold from the home & outbuildings. There are still many unfound items to be found at this sale. We will start at 9:30 a.m. on household contents so please be on time. 2 auctioneers will be selling, so bring a friend. Definitely a sale you will not want to miss!!