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  • STARTNov 17th - 10:00am

  • VENUEOnsite Near Houghton, IA

Lee County, Iowa Real Estate Auction

Sold! $161,000 Lump Sum

Friday, November 17, 2017 at 10:00 A.M.

Real Estate sells at 11:00 A.M.

Sale to be held onsite at: 1453 Hwy. 16, Hillsboro, IA 52630 (1 mile west of the west edge of Houghton, Iowa)

OPEN HOUSE: Monday, November 6th from 4:00 – 5:30 P.M.

Location & General Information: We urge you to take a look at this beautiful acreage with an ideal location, just 1 mile from the west edge of Houghton, Iowa on the newly resurfaced Hwy. 16. This brick home offers 3 bedrooms, 13⁄4 baths, full basement and an attached 2 car garage. Other amenities of this acreage are a 24′ x 36′ Morton building, a 12′ x 28′ hoop style building and mature shade trees. Please join us at the open house to see this very nice, hard to find country acreage.


  Method and Terms: The Sanders home will be sold for a LUMP SUM total dollar amount.

Ten (10%) percent of the bid price to be due on the day of sale with the balance due in approximately 30 days, on or before December 18, 2017 upon delivery of a merchantable abstract and deed. Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer(s) shall enter into a written agreement with the sellers. The real estate taxes will be prorated to the date of closing. Full possession will be given at the time of closing. Due to the fact that this property is owned by an estate, it is exempt from the “time of transfer” septic system law.

All announcements sale day shall take precedence over any prior advertising either written or oral. The information in this brochure is believed to be accurate; however, no liability for its accuracy, errors or omissions is assumed. All lines drawn on maps, photographs, etc. are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their satisfaction. There are no expressed or implied warranties pertaining to the property. This real estate is being sold “as is”.


  • Maytag 18.6 cu. ft. refrigerator, color white
  • Kenmore refrigerator w/ice maker
  • Maytag “Neptune” front load washer
  • Maytag L.P. gas dryer
  • Maytag portable dish washer
  • Kenmore “Elite” chest freezer
  • Frigidaire microwave
  • Panasonic 36” flat screen TV
  • 3 piece maple bedroom suite
  • Queen size bed w/oak headboard & matching night stands (made by Sleepy Hollow)
  • (2) Oak curved glass china cabinets
  • Oak quilt rack
  • Lane cedar chest
  • (2) 3 cushion hide-a-bed sofas
  • Brown leather recliner
  • Platform rocker
  • Oak kneehole desk
  • Walnut & other book shelves
  • Oak end tables & table lamps
  • Hinged top table w/magazine rack
  • Round dinette table
  • Bernina “Bernette” portable sewing machine
  • 36”h x 22”d x 20”w combo safe
  • 4 drawer metal file cabinet
  • 7 piece patio set
  • T.A.C. elec. treadmill w/incline
  • Bread maker, power juicer etc.
  • Quantity of pots & pans


  • Square oak dining table
  • Step back kitchen cupboard
  • Large walnut wardrobe converted to gun cabinet
  • Walnut 3 drawer dresser
  • Seth Thomas oak kitchen clock
  • Oak mantle clock
  • 4 oak straight chairs
  • Rectangle lamp table
  • Singer treadle sewing machine
  • Clothes drying rack
  • Chrome leg table w/6 chairs
  • 6 gal. Blue Ribbon crock
  • Barn lanterns
  • Few pieces green depression
  • Doilies & other dry goods
  • 1/16th scale JD 8760, Waterloo Boy toy tractor & gas engine
  • JD belt buckles


  • JD Z425 zero turn lawn mower, 23 HP, 48” deck
  • Dixie Chopper Zee 1 zero turn lawnmower, 23 HP, 48” deck
  • JD 42” lawn sweep
  • Homelite LR5500 gas generator
  • 60 gal. 220 volt upright air compressor
  • Acetylene torch set
  • Stihl MM55 mini tiller
  • Stihl SH55 leaf blower
  • Stihl SG20 back pack sprayer
  • JD T105S gas trimmer
  • JD chain saw w/32” bar
  • Fimco 25 gal. 12 volt ATV sprayer w/boom & wand
  • Swisher 12 volt lawn spreader
  • Power-Kraft 2 pc. rolling toolbox
  • 10” chop saw
  • Hyd. floor jack
  • 16’ aluminum ext. ladder
  • 6’ fiberglass, 4’ & 8’ wood step ladders; 16’ folding ladder; Aluminum ATV ramps; JD diamond plate pickup toolbox; Platform scale; Cider press; Rolling nut picker; Plant starter cabinet; HD adjustable shelving; Homemade 18’ kayak; Ground blind; Campers cabinet w/ dishes; Pop up tent; LP gas fish cooker; Reloader & reloading supplies; Lodge 14” cast iron dutch oven, other cast iron pcs.; Quantity of hand & garden tools

For additional information, contact Sullivan Auctioneers’ representatives: Jim Huff (319) 931-9292 or Jeff Hoyer (319) 759-4320

The Late James Sanders & Betty Sanders Estate

Stacie A. Baccam – Executor

Representing & Closing Attorney:
Wiegel Law Office
Gary L. Wiegel
114 E. Monroe St
Suite 102
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
Phone: (319) 385-2130

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November 17, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 pm


Onsite Near Houghton, IA
1453 Hwy. 16, Hillsboro, IA, 52630, United States.
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