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Pike County, Illinois Land Auction

290.07 Taxable Acres • 2 Tracts

Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

Auction to be conducted as a virtual, online auction.  No on-site bidding permitted.
If you need assistance with internet bidding, please contact our office at (844) 847-2161.  Thank you.

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Both tracts offer productive tillable cropland.

All special drainage assessment taxes have been paid in full!


Land is located west of Pleasant Hill, IL; 5 miles northeast of Louisiana, MO; or 13 miles southwest of Pittsfield, IL.

Tract 1 is located in the W 1⁄2 of Section 33, T6S•R5W, Atlas Township & Tract 2 is located in the SW 1⁄4 of Section 7, T7S•R5W, Ross Township, all in Pike County, Illinois.



Tract 1 – 130.95 Taxable Acres
  • FSA figures indicate 126.66 acres± of cropland.
  • Soil Types: Shaffton, Sarpy, Ambraw, Tice, Coffeen, Wakeland & a small portion of other soils.
  • Productivity Index: 111.9
  • Public road access is by Hwy. 54 on the north boundary.


Tract 2 – 159.12 Taxable Acres
  • FSA figures indicate 152.01 acres± of cropland.
  • Soil Types: Beaucoup, Titus, Shaffton & Ambraw.
  • Productivity Index: 122.2
  • Improvements include (2) 7,500 bu. grain bins.
  • Public road access is by County Road 140th Ave., along the south boundary.



Both tracts will be sold on a price per acre basis, based on the above indicated taxable acres and will be offered through the marketing method of “Buyer’s Choice”, whereas the high bidder can elect, in any order, either or both tracts for their high bid.  If the high bidder does not elect both tracts, then the remaining tract will be sold.  The farm will NOT be offered in its entirety at the conclusion of the auction.  Each sale will be final.
All special drainage assessment taxes have been paid in full!
Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer will be required to enter into a written purchase agreement with the seller and pay ten percent (10%) of the bid price. The balance of the bid price will be due at the time of closing on or before Monday, December 14, 2020. Bidding is NOT contingent upon financing. Title insurance in the full amount of the purchase price will be provided by the seller. The 2020 real estate taxes, due and payable in 2021, will be paid by the sellers. The 2021 real estate taxes will be paid by the new buyer. Possession will be given at the time of closing, subject only to the remainder of the 2020 farm tenancy.
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”.










Helen Allen Lewis Trust



William Blinn Bates, Jr.

Woods & Bates, P.C.

306 Clinton Street

Lincoln, IL 62656



Auction Managers: John Borrowman (217) 430-0645 & Dan Sullivan (844) 847-2161

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November 12, 2020
5:00 pm - 11:55 pm