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Auctioneer MARTIN & RUTT AUCTIONEERS (717) 371-3333
Auction Date Apr 27 Auction
231 Wheatfield Dr
Sinking Spring, Pa
Time 09:00AM
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  • 4-BR 1800's Restored Farmhouse

    4-BR 1800's Restored Farmhouse

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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 4040

(Mohnton/Sinking Spring Area)






SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2019 @ 9-AM


Located at: 231 Wheatfield Rd. Sinking Spring, Pa. Spring Twp. Berks Co.

Directions: From Ephrata, Pa. take Rt. 222 N. to Mohnton exit left on Grings Hill Rd. ¼ mile to left on Wheatfield Rd. to farm on right.

Real Estate: consists of a 16.69 acre farm w/an 1800’s stone farmhouse; summer house; 2-springhouses & large bank barn. 1800’s stone house: 1st floor features a custom raised panel cherry kitchen w/SS fridge, DW & range; dining area; walk-in FP; exposed beams; cold cellar; laundry; ½ bath; utility room; 2nd floor features a formal living room w/FP; family room/BR; random-width softwood flooring; full bath; 3rd floor includes 4-bdrms & full bath. New roof; on-site well, public sewer; oil HW heat; annual taxes: $3,900. Outbuildings: a 40’x80’ frame bank barn w/stables & storage; milk house; 2-spring houses & pond.

Open House: SAT. APRIL 6 & 13 from 1-3 pm, for info call auctioneer @ (717) 371-3333

Terms: 10% down day of sale, balance on or before 60 days. Attorney: Kling & Diebler (717) 354-7700

Note: Outstanding historic Berks Co. farm, rich character throughout; large bank barn; horses ok; 4-ac. wooded; 8+ac. tillable great produce or hobby farm; conveniently located 1-mi. from Rt. 222.

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Farm Items/Tools: CASE IH Farmall 35A 4WD tractor (102 hrs) LIKE NEW! Woods PRD 6000 3-pt. PTO 48” brush mower; Woods 48” BrushBull 3-pt. PTO mower; MTD 25-ton log splitter; 5’ 3-pt landscaper stone rake; CASE 1845C DSL hydro Skidloader w/quick-attach tooth bucket (2700 hrs); Tomahawk grapple bucket, hydraulic tree puller-both quick-attach; 1978 JEEP J10 runs, as-is, 58k miles; 25-gal orchard sprayer on cart; Craftsman 180 amp welder; welding table; Stihl 14” chainsaw; bench vises; Stanley planes; spoke knives; old hand planter & cultivator; hog trough; chicken feeder; string trimmer; lots of metal shelving; hardware; machinist bits, reamers, milling tools; tap & die sets; bow & hand saws; levels; many hand & power tools; barn jacks; traps; many old wood panel doors, shutters, sash windows; ladders; wooden boxes & soda crates; old barn beams; galvanizes water cans; Wheeling tubs & stands; old wooden (Christmas Tree) signs; 4’ SANDSTONE TROUGH (cracked);

Antiques & Furniture: 100’s Sterling silvers spoons, candlesticks & bowls; Spode china Mayflower pattern; Carnival glass; Depression glass in green, blue, pink & amber; vintage Christmas items; cast iron animals, doorstops & toys; cookie cutters; Walnut wall clock; Gingerbread mantle clock; large brass dovetailed apple-butter kettle; 3-footed  kettle; kettle on trivet stand; cast iron tea pots; sad irons; rat-tailed iron utensils; pocket knives; jewelry; glass bell banks; straight razors, spectacles; tobacco tins; war rations, military badges, pins, medals, books & literature; chalkware figures, toys, animals; 100’s old postcards; stamps; Baer’s Almanacs, Lancaster PA.; fancy old valentines; local advertising items; stereoscopes & cards; Native American books, Pow-Wows, arrowheads, etc.; many vintage dolls, jointed, bisque, cloth, black, etc.; early quilts, textiles & rugs; marbles & games; beaded purses (NICE!); pocket watches; ladies handkerchiefs; jewelry boxes; dresser sets, hat pins; pin cushions; papier-mâché cat; Sinking Spring, Cacoosing, A.T. Sheidy dairy bottles; Copper Lustre items; teacup collection; brass buckets, teapots & trivets; many old stoneware crocks & jugs; oil lamps; cobalt blue salts & eye cups; rare flow-blue items; Roseville, Hall, McCoy pottery; Meiser book set; lots of Berks Co./Reading history books & literature; old deeds; egg scales; wooden dry measures; brass spring scales; Reading beer trays & sign; vintage baskets; Toleware tray; Walnut frames; ironstone dinnerware, pitchers & tureens; bird cage, green jars, Disney toys; coffee grinders; Enterprise sausage stuffer; wood tine rakes; etc. FURNUTURE: 12-pane walnut corner cupboard; 4-pc single BR suite; oak child’s slant desk; glass door bookcase; 7’ walnut farm table & 6-chairs; green painted rocker; drysink; Necchi sewing machine & cabinet; Duncan Phyfe settee; 5-painted chairs; spool-leg fern stands; old grain-painted base cabinet; black bear rug; etc.

Terms: Cash, PA check & credit cards w/3% fee; food available; sale held in tent, bring a chair; large auction, selling with 2-auctioneers all day! All sale day announcements take precedence over prior ads.

Action For: JANET H. FISHER (Jay 610 413-4659)

Auction By: Martin & Rutt Auctioneers AY2189

Michael J. Martin (717) 371-3333 * John J. Rutt II (717) 587-8906

Auctioneer License Information: AY-002189

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