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Auctioneer Witman Auctioneers Inc. 717-665-5735
Auction Date Oct 28 Auction
817 Bridge Valley Road
Columbia, PA
Time 09:00AM
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Gerald H. Lefever Estate




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*Auto*Riding Tractor*Guns*

*Norman Rockwell Collectibles*Hess Trucks*

*Furniture*Personal Property*Tools*Tool Boxes*


Two-Story Frame Vinyl Sided House w/ Stone Façade On 1.8 Acre Of Land

Two (2) Full Kitchens & Two (2) Full Bathrooms

Hempfield School District

West Hempfield Township - Lancaster County


"Highly Motivated Seller - To Settle Estate"


Friday, October 28, 2016

Start:  9:00 AM

Real Estate:  11:00 AM

Location:  817 Bridge Valley Road, Columbia, PA 17512 - West Hempfield Township - Lancaster County

Directions:  (See or for directions from your home!)

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Real Estate Details: 

Lower Level:

  • Utility Room (6'8" x 13'8") - Washer & Dryer Hook-Up
  • Kitchen (13'2" x 19'9") - Modern Built-In 40-Handle Cabinets, Lazy Susan, Center Island w/Six (6) Handle Cabinets, Built-In Microwave Oven, Whirlpool Stove, Haier Two-Door Refrigerator, Drop Ceiling, Wallboard, Vinyl Floor, Outdoor Access
  • Living Room #2 (13'10" x 20'3") - Bay Window, Front Door Access, Drop Ceiling, Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (3' x 7') w/ Crawl Space 
  • Full-Size Bathroom (5'7" x 10'9") - Painted Walls, Vinyl Floor, Closet (1'8" x 2'3") 
  • Bedroom #4  (10'9" x 13'5") - Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet(2' x 7'2") 
  • Bedroom #5 (10' x 13'6") - Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (2' x 7'2") 

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Upper Level:  (Separate Outside Entrance)

  • Foyer w/Vinyl Floor, Hallway w/Carpet
  • Full Kitchen (15'2" x 16'7") - Modern Built-In 33-Handle Cabinets, Three (3) Lazy Susans, Built-In Whirlpool Microwave Oven, G. E. Stove, Whirlpool Stainless Steel Side-By-Side Refrigerator, Wallboard, Vinyl Floor, Ceiling Fan  
  • Living Room #1  (13'2" x 19'10") - Painted Walls, Drop Ceiling, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (1'9" x 5'7"), Attic Access
  • Full-Size Bathroom (5'8" x 12') -Painted Walls, Vinyl Floor, Closet (2' x 3'7") 
  • Bedroom #1 (9'8" x 17'2") - Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (2' x 5'8")
  • Bedroom #2 (8'7" x 12'8") - Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (2'3" x 3'9")
  • Bedroom #3 (9'9" x 14'8") - Painted Walls, Wall to Wall Carpet, Closet (1'10" x 14'8") 

Outside Storage Shed

Other Real Estate Features:

  • Lot Size: 1.8 Acres
  • House Size:  Approx. 2,537 Sq. Ft.
  • Built:  1977
  • Oil Hot Air Heat w/275 Gallon Oil Tank
  • Public Sewer
  • Well Water
  • Electric Hot Water Heater  (Insulated)
  • Asphalt Shingle Roof
  • Cornice & Soffit & Aluminum Spouting
  • Crawl Space Basement

Tax & Utility Information:

  • Taxes - Approx. $2,500.00/Year
  • Electric - Approx. $60.00/Month
  • Sewer - Approx. $90.00/Quarter
  • Trash Collection - Approx. $163.40/Year

Note:  All Measurements are Approximate!


Open House Dates

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM


Contact Auction Firm for Scheduled Appointment - 717-665-5735


Terms of Real Estate: 10% Down Day of Auction With Final Settlement Within 45 Days From Day of Auction

Note:  Financing Available Through:  Fulton Bank, Terry McGuigan (717-291-2772)


(Arrange your Financing and be prepared to Bid and Buy at this Public Auction!)



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Guns & Hunting & Fishing Equipment, Etc.:  J. Stevens Arms Co. Browning Model 620 12-Gauge Pump Shotgun, Remington Gamemaster Model 760 270 Winchester Pump w/ Leupold Scope, American Gun Co. Double Barrel Shotgun, Mossberg 12-Gauge Pump Shotgun, Ithaco Model 37 Featherlite 16-Gauge Pump Shotgun, Remington Model 12-B 22-Shot Octagon Barrel Pump Rifle, Two (2) Military Style Bolt Action Rifles, Field Glasses, Hunting Outfits, Books, Jackets, Various Fishing Rods, Minnow Bucket, Cross Bow & Other Bows   

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Personal Property:   St. Regis Pope Gosser China Dinner Set, War Ration Book, Cancelled Stamps, Sterling Shakers & Souvenir Spoons, New Haven Shelf Clock, Various Mantle Clocks, Cast Iron Mantle Clock, Wooden Wind-Up Figural Lamp Post Whistlers, Brass Bugles, Cast Iron Items (Horse & Wagon, Rooster & Bell, Pig Bank, Fire Plaque, Frogs, Scottie Dog, Moe & Aunt Jemina), Thimbles, Pocket Knives, Clay & Glass Marbles, Ladies Men's Rings, Cameo Pins, Costume Jewelry, Necklaces, Conestoga Tokens, Metal Fishing License Pins, Various Belt Buckles, Men's Pocket Watches (Elgin, Ingrahm, Illinois, Bull's Eye), Men's & Ladies Wrist Watches, Approx. Twenty (20) Boxes of Baseball, Football, Hockey, Basketball & Racing Sports Cards, Toys, Hoveround Motorized Wheel Chair w/Charge, Deer Mounts, Norman Rockwell Items, Pitcher & Bowl w/Stand, Various Clocks, Electronics, Large Assortment of Pictures & Prints, Gold Gilt Frames, Small Electrical Kitchen Appliances, Cameras, Telescope, Fire Extinguishers, Various Leather Jackets, 45 & 33 RPM Records, Knick Knacks, Avon Items, Various Collectibles, Approx. Twelve (12) Totes Full of Beanie Babies & Many Other Items   

Furniture/Appliances: Knotty Pine Table & Chairs, Modern Pine Corner Cabinet, Oak Gun Case, Floor Lamps, Upholstered Sectional Sofa, Lighted Curio Cabinets, Stereo System, Cane Rocker, Wooden Rocker, End Tables, Oak End Tables, Double Bed, Chest-of-Drawers, Six (6) Oak Bow Back Swivel Bar Stools w/One (1) Captain, Night Stand, Bar Stools, Breakfast Table Set w/Chairs, Provincial Painted Dresser & Chest-of-Drawers, Frigidaire Window Air Conditioner, Microwave Stand, Microwave Ovens, Whirlpool Duet Washer & Dryer

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Tools/Equipment: John Deere L120 Riding Tractor w/48" Mower Deck, Chain Saws, Electrical Power Tools, Garden Bed Edging, Approx. Six (6) Tool Boxes, Fishing Rods & Equipment (Minnow Buckets, Fishing Nets, Etc.), Assorted Parts Bins, Leather Motorcycle Saddle Bag, New Boxes of Screws, New Wooden Axe & Tool Handles, Children's Sleds, Long Handled Garden Tools, Gas Weed Eater, Roofing Flashing, Various Assortment of Electrical & Battery Operated Hand Tools (This is a very partial listing.  Many items still boxed.


Note:  The Above Information Provided Is Believed To Be Accurate But Not Guaranteed! 


Auction For:

Gerald H. Lefever Estate

Dana M. Bowman, Ext.


Auction Conducted By:


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