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Wayne County, IL Land Auction

Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:00 A.M.

Auction to be held on-site: 677 County Rd. 1350 N., Wayne City, IL 62895

OPEN HOUSE: Saturday, April 27th from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.


The Derksen property consists of approximately 40 Acres± (subject to survey), along with a home and shop. The farm is located at 677 County Rd. 1350 N., Wayne City, IL (approximately 2 miles west of Round Prairie; approximately 18 miles northwest of Fairfield, IL; approximately 8 miles north of Wayne City, IL; or approximately 25 miles east of Interstate 57). This farm is further described as being located in Section 7, T1S-R6E, Berry Township, Wayne County, IL.

The farm will be sold in 2 individual tracts. Tract 1 will sell first and will contain approximately 36 acres±. This tract will include the beautiful home and large stocked lake. The balance acres include yard and timber. Tract 2 will sell next and contain approximately 4 acres±. This tract will include the shop. Both tracts will be sold individually and will not be combined.


Tract 1 • 36 Acres± (subject to survey)

  • Make plans to check out this beautiful Wayne County, Illinois country acreage. This parcel is improved with a well-built 2,600+ sq. ft. home with attached 3 car garage (bonus room over the garage). The home has 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and a very nice open floor plan with hardwood floors, tall ceilings, fireplace, hardwood cabinets & more! There is a covered porch on the front of the house and a concrete patio on the backside. The home has a full basement with walk out. The exterior of the home has vinyl siding and a partial cultured stone facade. Water is provided by a good well. The heat and air conditioning is by Geothermal.
  • Other features of this property include timber and a stocked lake.


Tract 2 • 4 Acres± (subject to survey)

  • Rare opportunity to purchase a 60’ x 200’ x 19’ clearance metal clad machine shed/shop. This building has (3) 16’ tall x 24’ wide sliding doors and (2) 16’ tall x 20’ wide insulated overhead doors. 60’ x 80’ of the building has a concrete floor and is insulated. The building also has a 650+ sq. ft. office.
  • This tract would not only be a nice addition to the home tract but could also be a fantastic stand alone property with unlimited potential.


The Derksen Farm will be sold in two individual tracts. Both tracts will sell for a LUMP sum, or total dollar amount and NOT on a price per acre basis. Tract 1, which includes the beautiful country home and lake will sell first, followed by Tract 2, which includes the shop. The tracts will not be combined and each sale will be final. Any survey work deemed necessary by the seller’s attorney will be performed after the auction and at the seller’s expense.

Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer(s) 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 Friday, June 28, 2019. Bidding is NOT contingent upon financing. Title insurance in the full amount of the purchase price will be provided by the seller. The 2018 real estate taxes, due and payable in 2019, will be paid by the seller. The 2019 real estate taxes will be prorated to the date of closing. Full possession will be given at the time of closing.

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”.






The Bill Derksen Family

Auction Manager: John Borrowman (217) 430-0645

Representing Attorney:
Aaron Leonard
Taylor Law Office
100 West 6th Street,
Flora, IL 62839
Phone: (618) 662-6022

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May 11, 2019
11:00 am - 11:55 pm
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County Rd. 1350 N, Wayne City, IL, 62895, United States.
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