REAL ESTATE AUCTION ~ Saturday, September 9 ~ 10:00 A.M.


To help settle the properties of William H. & the late Cheryl A. Johnston of Cambridge, IL Attorney: Jerry Pepping, Silvis, IL. – Power of Attorney: Donald Johnston, Colona, IL. for William H. Johnston and Executor for the Estate. Properties will sell at 10:00 a.m. starting with 103 West Court, then selling extra lot, then moving and ending with 207 West Court. For private viewing call Business Office at 309.937.1444.

Open House – Saturday August 19, 2017 – 10:00 to 12:00 Noon

PHOTOS   *****  Aerial Tract #1     Aerial Tract #2      Aerial Tract #3     Extra Lot with Tract #3

Real Estate #1. – 103 West Court (Rt. 81) – Watch for signs – Legal Description: N165 LTs 1, 2 & 3 BLK 3 Wells Add. Village of Cambridge, IL.

#1 General Description: A large five bedroom two story house built-in 1907 w/2,698 sq. feet of living area; A newer 26’X 28’ family room addition w/plenty of windows. This room overlooks a 20’X 32’ concrete patio and a in ground swimming pool w/white metal decorated security fence & sm. storage shed; 10’X 21’ craft or storage room w/bathroom w/stool only off of family room; The main floor offers: 15’X 24’ Study w/French doors & spiral staircase to the 2nd floor, full bath off study; 15’X 20’ Parlor w/working fireplace; 13’X 19’ living room w/stairway to second floor; 15’X 17’ dining room w/working fireplace & pocket doors; 13’X 15’ kitchen w/white cupboards and pantry/utility room; 11’X 13’ open front porch facing north with colored glass entrance to parlor (all rooms have 10’ ceilings & most rooms have hardwood floors); 10’X 13’ enclosed back porch. Second floor offers: 13’X 15’ room with sink, washer/dryer & closet (bedroom/craft room); 13’X 15’ bedroom w/cedar closet & extra closet; 13’X 15’ center bedroom w/closet; 15’X 15’ bedroom with closets; 13’X 15’ center bedroom w/closet and opening to a 6’X 16’ open deck; 7’X 10’ full bath (all rooms have 9’ ceilings & yellow pine floors); 1,486 sq. ft. floored attic area; Ceiling fans throughout the house – excellent trim work; Full brick foundation basement area with outside entrance, natural gas hot water heat system, village utilities, slate siding, nice combination windows. Older two car unattached garage w/overhead storage, all located on a 165’X 198’ lot close to church’s, park & shopping area. Taxes: $3,625.04.

Real Estate #2: Extra lot directly west of the main house offered separately. Legal Description: LT4 & E2 of N46 LT 5 BLK 3 Wells Add. Village of Cambridge, IL. – A 66’X 198’ lot with (1) single car and (1) double car garages. Taxes: $757.38.

Real Estate #3: 207 West Court (Rt. 81) Cambridge, IL.Legal Description: LTs 1 & 2 of 5 PT LT 3 of 5 Sub. of LTs 4 & 5 orig. Town Village of Cambridge, IL. – Open House 10:00 to 12:00 noon.

#3 General Description: A five bedroom two story house built-in 1907, 1,072 sq. ft. – Main floor offers: 14’X 14’ living room with working fireplace; 13’X 14’ dining room with built-in china cupboard; 14’X 14’ family room with bar/nook area & ½ bath; 11’X 11’ eat-in kitchen w/cupboards & back stairway to 2nd floor; 7’X 7’ utility room; 10’X 10’ entrance room with stairway to second floor (most floors are hardwood); 5’X 8’ closed-in back porch & 10’X 22’ open front porch; Second floor offers: 10’X 12’, 9’X 13’, 12’X 12’, 10’X 12’ bedrooms (all w/closets) & a 12’X 14’ bedroom w/7’X 14’ closet or utility room w/sink (all yellow pine floors); 5’X 8’ bathroom; Large floored attic; Full brick basement w/natural gas hot water heat system, 200 amp service, 2007 water heater, village utilities; Vinyl siding & combination windows; Single car unattached garage located on a 72’X 100’ lot with extra 50’X 72’ lot behind the house; This house needing some restoration (handyman’s dream); Close to churches and directly east of  the park on Rt. 81. Taxes: $2,578.20 and $51.18 on extra lot.

Terms For All 3 Properties: 10% down cash or good check in hand the day of the sale with remainder on or before 30 days of the sale date when a Title Policy will be furnished. The owner makes no warranties or guarantees as to the condition of the premises being offered for sale. All properties will be sold under an absolute sale condition. Any such sale being on an “AS IS – WHERE IS” basis on all three properties. Any prospective buyer is urged to carefully inspect the properties being offered. The successful buyer or buyers will be required to sign a purchase contract at the conclusion of the auction. The required form is available for inspection by contacting Stenzel Auction Service Business Office at 135 West Center St. Cambridge, IL. OR Attorney Jerry Pepping at 105, 7th St., Silvis, IL. or phone 309.755.5096. Stenzel Auction Service, Inc. serves solely as agent for the owner/estate and assumes no liability of any kind in connection with any property being sold. For viewing of property by appointment, contact auctioneer Al Stenzel at 309.526.8690 or Business Office at 309.937.1444.

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