77 Acre Ephrata Twp. Farm w/ Historic Limestone Buildings

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77 Acre Ephrata Twp. Farm w/ Historic Limestone Buildings

Public Auction

Selling private collection of the late Dr. & Mrs. Schantz


77 Acre Ag Easement

Deed info

This outstanding property boasts 77 acres of nearly all tillable, level, highly productive farm ground with possibly some of Lancaster County’s most well preserved, historically accurate farm buildings including an extraordinary limestone farmhouseThe interior of this 1700’s structure includes incredible center hallway entrance including raised panel wainscoting, stately arch, & large winding open staircase.  Other unique features include 4 impressive built-in architectural corner cupboards, 4 fireplaces, detailed woodwork & moldings, & an abundant selection of original built-in cupboards & cabinets. You must truly see to believe this 7 bedroom unique home.  Other amenities include additional 4 bedroom farmhouse currently providing significant rental income to this property, picturesque limestone bank barn with sandstone corner blocks, German 1790 date stone & original limestone 4 bay wall with built-in sandstone water trough, matching limestone & sandstone construction detached 2 car garage, large tobacco shed with stripping room, large corn barn, unique walnut drying house, & several other quaint, historically accurate outbuildings.       Shown By Appointment

 Registered National Historic Landmark

Incredible Lifetime Collection

Period Antiques, Furniture, Farm Items 

Selling with 2 Auctioneers All Day in Heated Tent & Buildings

Partial Listing Only – You Must Attend to Believe the Quality & Diversity of this Auction

Online Bidding Available at AuctionZip.com

Furniture: Fantastic Rare 18th Century Chippendale Lancaster County Walnut Schrank; Walnut Jelly Cupboard;  Early Chimney Cupboard w/ Rat Tail Hinges; Very Good Hepplewhite Tall Chest; Windsor Chairs; Walnut Pin Top Table; Large Selection of Ornate Mortised Benches; Stately Colonial Tall Case Clock; Large Selection of Good Early Blanket Chests & Wood Chests; Birdseye  Maple Federal Chest of Drawers; Several Early Rope Beds Including Canopy Beds & Trundle Style Beds; 7pc Mahogany Bedroom Suit; Saybolt    Cleland Philadelphia Lowboy & Several Additional Cleland Pieces Including Matching Mahogany Dining Room Chairs, Large Looking Glass & Several Mahogany 1-Drawer Tables; Several Unusual Cherry Drop Leaf Tables; Lancaster Custom Cherry Dining Room Extension Table w/ Inlay; Numerous Period Appropriate End Tables; Good Early Hopewell Cast Iron Stove & Dozens of Other Important Furniture Pieces

Antiques & Collectibles: Extremely Large & Varied Collection Including Blue Decorated Stoneware; Sandstone Items Including Large Sandstone Landing, 2 Splash Blocks & Large Sandstone Step; Large Copper Kettle; Assortment of Butcher Related Utensils;  Art Pottery; Fine Wedgewood China; Waterford Crystal; Sterling Silver Items; Cast Iron Doorstops; Transferware; Butter Churns; Butter Prints; Hummels; Mantle Clocks; Textiles Including Several Early Quilts; Crocks & Jugs; Pewter; Several Early Doctors Bags & Medical Equipment; Cast Iron Butcher Kettles; Sausage Stuffer; Brass Kettles; Spinning Wheel; Wool Winder; Stieff Stuffed Animals; Farm Toys & Other 1950s Era Toys & Games; Decorative China; Pump Trough; Wooden Rakes; Large Beam Scales; Several Hand Chiseled Early Wagons & Pedal Cars; Vintage Clothing

Farm Related Items: Grasshopper 720K Zero Turn Lawn Mower w/ Bagger; Salsaco Self Propelled Cart w/ Hydraulic Dump Bed; Honda ES 6500 Generator; High Brush Mower; Orchard Sprayer; Tobacco Press; Milk Cans; Early Barn Lumber; Apple Crates; Troy Bilt Super Bronco Rear Tine Rototiller; Honda Self Propelled Push Mower; Large Selection of Lawn & Garden Tools; Early Rear Tine Rototiller


Real Estate Terms and Conditions:  10% down day of sale. Balance due at settlement on or before 60 days.  Announcements made on the day of sale take precedence over advertised information.

Full Terms & Conditions    Exhibit C-Farm Disclosures

Auctioneers: John M Hess  AU003484L

Phil Nissley    AU002874L

Judah Bauman  AU005846

John M. Hess Auction Service   AY000253L

Phone: 717-664-5238 or 877-599-8894

Auction for:  Nasser & Schantz Basir

Attorney:  Blakinger, Byler & Thomas

John M. Hess Auction Service

Contact: (717) 664-5238 or (877) 599-8894