Real Estate & Personal Property

2456 sq ft 2 story 4 bedroom on treed lot and extra wooded lot adjacent, plus personal property!

Began: 05/16/19 at 4:00 PM EDT
Location: 856 Christopher Drive ( Southern Estates- Pleasant Twp.), Marion, OH 43302

Located: Southern Estates Development (Pleasant Twp.) @ 856 Christopher Drive Marion, Ohio 43302, 3 mi. S. of Marion, 6 mi. N. of Waldo, Oh. to Newmans-Cardington Rd. turn E. to Fairway Dr. to Christopher Dr.

To settle the Estate of Paul O. Maynard Marion Co. Probate Court Case #18EST-135

REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 6:00): PARCEL #1 (Auditor Parcel # 250190001200) Custom built two story home w/partial brick front built in 1973 with a very nice setting. Total living area of 2476+/- sq. ft. on a 100’ x 170’ treed lot in a low traffic neighborhood. Home consists of 4 bedrooms upstairs including Master and 2 full baths. Downstairs has family room, foyer, kitchen with eating area, lg. utility room, ½ bath, all season patio room w/Ben Franklin gas stove, partially finished full basement w/bar & entertaining room, 2015 gas furnace, central air, 2 stall attached garage, well water, county sewer. Taxes are $1,376.12 per yr. based on homestead. This will make a very nice family home with some updates in Pleasant School District. Great Potential! PARCEL #2 (Auditor Parcel # 250190001300) this lot is adjacent to Parcel #1. Being a nice 100’ x 170’ residential vacant wooded lot with 100’ frontage on Christopher Dr. Taxes are $227.22 per yr. (approx. .78 acre lot)

TERMS: $7,500 down on Parcel 1, $3,000 down on Parcel 2, $10,000 as a whole (all non-refundable) with balance due in 45 days

Note: Parcel 1 & 2 to be offered individually or as a whole. Selling in the manner that brings the most money. All bids will compete and remain open for bid advancement until auctioneer says sold. To view this Great Opportunity please call our office for Private Tour!

HOUSEHOLD & MID CENTURY FURNITURE: Amana 20 cu. refrig.; 23.5 cu. upright freezer; Hotpoint dryer; Viking by Husqvarna sewing machine with cabinet; 9 pc. French Prov. dining room suite w/china cabinet, table, chairs & server; 5 pc. Kindall French Porv. queen bedroom suite; maple dresser & nightstand; (3) Bassett bedroom pcs.; French Prov. drop front desk; single bed w/nightstand; (2) maple twin beds; 1970’s modern laquer round pedestal kitchen table w/4 chairs; 6 pc. Bamboo patio set w/cushions; 3 pc. mid century end table set; occ. chairs; (2) pink occ. chairs; (4) high back upholstery mid century chairs; sofa; writing desk; file cabinet; wright iron patio table w/chairs; lamps; picts.; Fenton cranberry pitcher; Bohemian glass; books; (9) framed Marion Power Shovel Drag Line pictures; lg. Grouse wall pict.; mens Biltmore dress hat w/box; (4) log flower pots; Horse book ends. ORIENTAL PCS.: Black laquer cocktail table and lg. wall mirror; Mother of Pearl laquer box; knick-knack; pots, pans, dishes, etc

HUNTING & SPORTING GOODS: Horton Hunter Express SL crossbow; deer stand & harness; Mec shotgun reloader; 9mm reloading press; misc. ammo.; (4) fishing rods & reels; tackle box; hunting clothes; metal ammo boxes; (3) Coleman lanterns; 1970’s Evinrude 35 hp. outboard motor; buddy propane heater; coolers; Miller & Olympic lighted beer lights; etc.

GARAGE ITEMS: Crafts. LT1000 riding mower w/42” deck; Yardman 5.5 hp. self propelled chipper/leaf vacuum; MTD 21” gas snowblower; (2) gas leaf blowers; floor jack; 6’ truck cap; air tank; power tools; Weber grill; Olympia 5” multi-purpose vise; tool boxes w/tools; (2) lg. wood trunks; Crafts. chainsaw; stepladder; etc.

Executor: Mr. Michael Maynard

Attorney: Mr. Matthew Frericks


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. Concessions Available.  



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Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC

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

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