Public Auction


Saturday, December 5, 2020

Personal Property-9am Live & Online 12pm Real Estate

2027 Ridge Rd. Elverson, PA 19520

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This extremely well preserved and remodeled Knauer family colonial era homestead boasts an impressive combination of charming buildings that lend themselves to a wide variety of residential or commercial applications. The property consists of several deeds to be offered as one parcel. The buildings and improvements include an improved limestone 2-story farmhouse, renovated mill, small stone cottage and bank barn. The farmhouse hosts an eat-in kitchen, dining room, family room, study, and half bath on the first floor as well as 4 bedrooms and a full bath on the second floor and finished basement with laundry/bathroom. This home has many unique architectural features such as original moldings throughout and several fireplaces, and includes 3 separate driveways with covered parking. The large 3-story limestone renovated mill currently houses the owner’s antique business and includes heat, air-conditioning, and a bathroom. This building also has many historical features such as numerous fireplaces, moldings throughout the whole building, 18” deep windowsills and wide plank floors. The charming 1-bedroom stone miller’s house is currently used as a rental property, providing additional income. Lastly there is the traditionally stone-gabled bank barn. The combined acreage is made of gently rolling fields, pastures, wooded land with walking trails, a spring and frontage on both sides of French Creek, a stocked trout fishing stream.


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Real Estate Terms & Conditions:  10% down day of sale. Balance due at settlement on or before 45 days.

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Americana, Period Furniture, Contemporary Folk Art and Duck Decoys

This impressive one day event will be hosted both live and online and covers a wide variety of genres. Including: 35+ paint decorated blanket chests, 150+ quality duck decoys including Dodge, Stevens, Frank O’Brien, Peterson, Lincoln and many Mason factory company decoys, 100+ pieces of contemporary folk art from well known artists including—Keith Collis,David Ellinger, Garnett French,Terrance Graham, and others— Original Artwork, Painted Country Style Furnishings, Early wooden fishing boat, Large selection of period Carved eagles, Still Banks, Early Porcelain, blue decorated stoneware, unusual carved canes, quilts and textiles, rugs, and hundreds of quality antiques too numerous to mention.

Auction will be held live and bidding will be available through Live auctioneers. A portion of this sale will be Online Only.

10% Buyer’s Premium in person.
18% Buyer’s Premium online.

Auction for: Harry Douglas Wilder Est. (David M. Wilder, Executor)

Attorney: Linda Kling



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John M. Hess Auction Service

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