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Auctioneer Great State Auction Company 888-643-9302
Auction Date Feb 03 Auction
916 K Street
North Wilkesboro, NC
Time 02:00PM
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  Large Older Home and 9/10 Acre Lot
Judicial Sale Procedure

 916 K Street
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Wilkes County

Judicial Sale Procedure
in the matter of the Emma Lou Long Estate
for Gary A. Long, Executor
by Attorney Robert G Greene Jr., Commissioner

Randall Woodruff, Broker #33312/Agent#6868 NCAFL#5058
 Casey Woodruff, Auctioneer NCAL#9602

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

at 2:00 PM


Auctioneers Note: This 100+ year old 1 1/2 story home on level 9/10 acres features: 3 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, Large Living Area, Dinning Room and Eat-in Kitchen. The old house seems to be well built, however,  the interior is in need of extensive cosmetic surgery. The Property contains a very nice workshop building, a good storage building, detached carport, and super garden spot. Current tax value $64,060.00 Wilkes County Tax Parcel ID# 1401812 and Parcel ID# 1401811 for all current tax info. Please check out the maps and pictures contained herein.

Directions:From North Wilkesboro at the light of 9th and C Streets (Reggie's Service Station) turn right onto 9th street, heading North to the Fire Station at the top of the hill take the S curve and turn  Right onto Trogdon St and drive 1/3 mile to K St on your left and Follow Signs.

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STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA                                                     IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE
                                                                                                                       SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
COUNTY OF WILKES                                                                                       BEFORE THE CLERK
                                                                                                                                   FILE # 16 SP 192   

EMMA LOU LONG,                                                                                           NOTICE OF RESALE
Gary A. Long,

UNDER AND BY VIRTUE of the authority contained in a certain Order entered by the Honorable Julia Byrd, Assistant Clerk of Superior Court for the County of Wilkes on the 7th day of December, 2016, in a special proceeding therein entitled “In the Matter of the Estate of Emma Lou Long, Gary A. Long, Executor,” designated as 16 SP 192, the undersigned Commissioner will on Friday, February 3, 2017, at 2:00 p.m., on the grounds of the said real property, specifically those certain two (2) tracts or parcels of land located at 916 K Street, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, North Carolina, offer for sale to the highest bidder for cash, those certain tracts or parcels of land located in North Wilkesboro Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, recorded in Book 542 at Page 923 of the Wilkes County Registry, Parcel #1401811, and recorded in Book 545 at Page 847 of the Wilkes County Registry, Parcel #1401812, more particularly described as follows:


            BEGINNING at a point on the north side of Winstead Street 120’ Westward from the intersection of the north boundary of Winstead Street and the west boundary of Glenn Street; then running S 62° 33’ W along the north side of Winstead Street 90’ to a stake; then running N 27° 27’ W 80’ to a point; then running N 62° 33’ E 90’ to a stake; then running S 27° 27’ E 80’ to the north boundary of Winstead Street, the point of Beginning, containing approximately 7,200 square feet, said property being all of Lot 5 and the eastern half of Lot 7 of Block 211, as shown on Trogdon’s Map of North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, as recorded in the office of the Register of Deeds of Wilkes County in Map Book a at Page 19.


            The grantors, Charlie Higgins and wife, Bessie Higgins, are the owners of the eastern ½ of Lot 4, Block 210 and all of Lot 3, Block 210, of the property platted in Trogden’s Map of North Wilkesboro as recorded in the Wilkes County Registry.  Adjacent to this lot was a road known as Winstead Street.  Winstead Street was closed by Order of the Commissioners of the Town of North Wilkesboro as recorded in Book 545 at Page 534 of the Wilkes County Registry.  Upon its closing, the southern ½ of Winstead Street bordering the eastern ½ of Lot 4, Block 210, and all of Lot 3, Block 210, became the property of Charlie Higgins and wife, Bessie Higgins.  It is the intent of Charlie Higgins and wife, Bessie Higgins, to hereby convey to Bronard Long and wife, Emma Lou Long, all right, title and interest with they now have in the southern ½ of Winstead Street which borders the eastern ½ of Lot 4, Block 210, and all of Lot 3, Block 210.

This sale is subject to ad valorem taxes and such other liens as may appear of record.


1.             The property to be offered pursuant to this notice of sale is being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance “AS IS, WHERE IS.”  The Commissioner makes no representations or warranties relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at or relating to the property being offered for sale, and any and all responsibilities or liabilities arising out of or in any way relating to any such condition expressly are disclaimed.  This sale is made subject to all prior liens and encumbrances, and unpaid taxes and assessments.

2.             The successful (highest) bidder shall be required to make a cash deposit at the time of sale in the amount of 5% of the highest bid.  Any successful bidder shall be required to tender the full balance of the purchase price so bid, including the ten percent (10%) buyer’s premium as set out hereinafter, in cash or certified check at the time the undersigned Commissioner tenders, or attempts to tender, to the successful bidder, a deed for the property.  Should the successful bidder fail to pay the full balance of the purchase price so bid at that time, and the ten percent (10%) buyer’s premium, the successful bidder shall remain liable on the bid as by law provided.

3.             This sale shall be held open ten (10) days for upset bids as by law provided.

4.             This sale is made pursuant to Chapter 1, Article 29A of the North Carolina General Statutes.

5.             Randall Woodruff of Great State Auction Company is the agent of the undersigned Commissioner.  Broker and seller have agreed that this sale is to be conducted by including a buyer’s premium of ten percent (10%) upon the final high bid price accepted by the Court.  The actual contract sales price shall be the sum of the confirmed high bid plus the buyer’s premium of ten percent (10%) of said high bid.  Any bidder acknowledges and agrees that inclusion and/or payment of the buyer’s premium shall not make broker the agent of the bidder/buyer and that the broker continues as the agent of the Commissioner in the sale of said property.


6.             The successful bidder’s inability to secure a loan for the balance of the sale proceeds is not an excuse to void the sale/purchase.

This the 20 day of December, 2016.

                                                                                    Greene, Smith & Caudill, PLLC



                                                                                    Robert G. Greene, Jr.

                                                                                    State Bar Number: 19942


                                                                                    108 Wilkesboro Avenue

                                                                                    P.O. Box 2188

                                                                                    North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

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