Began: 06/28/18 at 4:30 PM EDT
Location: 4237 DeCliff -Big Island Rd., Marion, OH 43302

Located: 4237 DeCliff-Big Island Rd. (Big Island Twp.) Marion, Oh. 43302, signs off SR 309 and 95, 2 mi. S.W.  of Big Island, 6 mi. W. of Marion

Catherine is downsizing and moving to town. Catherine and her late husband Nelson resided here for many yrs. Everything is very clean and well cared for.

REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 6:00 PM): If your in the market for a custom built   1-owner country ranch home that is super clean and very well maintained or looking for a possible building lot, this is one you should check out!! For private tour please call our office.

PARCEL #1: Nice brick ranch (1776 +/- sq. ft.) consisting of 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, formal living room, family room, foyer, kitchen has had $5,000 spent in updating cabinetry. Built in range and oven, main floor laundry, electric baseboard heat, hardwood floors, central vacuum system, partioned full basement, newer 10’ x 23’ enclosed rear patio room, two stall garage, black top driveway. Situated on .83+/- acre country lot with awesome Burr Oak trees, nicely landscaped and spacious views. Taxes are $1,425.74 per yr. based on homestead.

PARCEL #2: Very nice adjoining .83+/- acre country lot with manicured lawn. Possible building lot or nice addition to home parcel. Lot has a nice 22’ x 23’ yard barn with overhead door, concrete and lean to shed. Taxes are $91.82 per yr.

NOTE: Parcel 1 & 2 to be offered individually and together as a whole 1.66 +/- acres. Selling the manner that brings the most money. All bids will compete and remain open for bid advancement until auctioneer announces property sold.

TERMS: Successful bidder(s) will be required to enter into a purchase contract at the conclusion of the auction. A deposit (non-refundable) in the following denominations (Parcel 1 will require $5,000, Parcel 2 $2,500 or $6,000 as a whole shall be due at the conclusion of the auction with balance due in 45 days. Taxes pro-rated to closing. Sells in as-is condition and not subject to financing.

HOUSEHOLD: Frig. 21 cu. digital upright freezer w/alarm (nice); 1950’s queensize bedroom suite (exc.); (2) sofas; occ. chair; full size white spool bed; (4) oak straight back chairs; 50’s 2 pc. L.R. suite w/hide-a-bed; 5 pc. glass top patio table set; chest of drawers; lawn chairs; 2 drw. wood file cab.; Eden Pure heater; Marcy exerciser; 50-60’s end tables; lamps; wood TV snack tray set; (4) folding chairs; 50’s Thermador white porcelain 4 burner elect. apt. size range w/timer (nice); new hand crank popcorn popper; Kool-Kwick 19 pressure cooker; humidifier; bedding, pots, pans, etc.

BILLIARDS & PING PONG TABLES: mid 1960’s white Brunswick honeycomb top regulation size table w/ball return & cue sticks; ping pong table.

ANTIQUES-PRIMITIVES-COLLECTIBLES: 6 1/2’ oak 2 door wardrobe; square oak 5 leg table; smoking stand; settee; Gilbert black mantel clock; (2) old comforters; dresser (pt.); (3) crocks; 5 & 1 gal. stone jugs; wood ice box made into cabinet; crosscut & buck saws; old hanging wood sheep feeder; Barn pulleys; (2) wood block planes; 1 qt. glass butter churn; harpoon hay fork; 2 tine hay fork; (2) corn knives; hog scraper; cast iron horse hitching post; J. Chein sand bucket; broad axe; collect. of old wood handle adj. wrenches & farm wrenches; Isaly ice cream 1 gal. container; Malted milk jar; White Mountain wood ice cream freezer; wood crochet set; Regent lawn darts w/box; (3) Coca-Cola & Pepsi wood pop cases; galv. bkt; Winner No. 90 & (2) H&B ball bats monogrammed Roberto Clemente and Mickey Mantle model; (3) Tobacco tins; foot warmer; stilyards; sad irons; wood creek chub lure; baby carriage; doll bed; high chair; flat top trunk; (3) Burlap & Cotton adv. feed bags; wood hall tree; misc. games; (9) collector bird houses; Chevy 327 chrome valve covers; tool carrier; 45 & 33 records, Beatles, Monkees, etc.; Harden Reunion metal sign; Huber No. 3 jack, etc.

GARAGE-TOOLS: Crafts. 18.5 hp./46” cut riding mower; 28’ alum. ext. ladders; wheel barrow; 10” table saw; power tools; 1 btm. garden plow; step ladders; hand cart; car ramps; hand tools; 12 gal. shop vac; batt. charger; new sump pump; sockets; etc.

OWNER: Catherine Orth

TRUSTEE: Mr. Phillip L. Orth


Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer

Ben F. Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer

Brad Higgins, Auctioneer



TERMS: Cash, check, VISA/MasterCard w/driver’s license. 4% Buyer’s Premium waived for cash or check. Statements made day of auction take precedence over printed material. Food concessions available. Join our free email list today!


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Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC


1210 Harding Hwy W. (SR 309) Marion, OH 43302

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