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  • 505 Moorhead Street Ida Grove, IA (map)

Ida Grove Family Home Sells At
11:00 a.m., Sat., October 22, 2016

Property is located at 505 Moorhead Street, Ida Grove, Ia. This is 2 blocks east of Ida Grove’s Main Business Square (UBI Bank corner) on 2nd Street and south on Moorhead Street for 3 ½ blocks; or ½ block south of the SW corner of Courthouse Square.

Legal Description: The North Half of Lot 8 and all of Lot 9, Block 27, 3rd Addition to the City of Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa

General Description: This family home is located on a 90’x150’ lot and has a paved alley to the rear. There is a part basement with outside access that includes a hot water heater and boiler which is gas fired. There is an enclosed front porch. The first floor has a bedroom, 3/4ths bath, dining room, living room, and eat in kitchen. The majority of the main floor has carpet. The kitchen and dining area have patio doors to the east and south that open to a nice deck. The kitchen and dining area also have electric heat in the walls. There are two stairways to the 2nd floor that has 3 bedrooms and a full bath. The majority of the 2nd floor has carpet. There is also a small 3rd floor attic. There are a number of room air conditioners that stay with the house. The roof and siding appear good. It has a detached 3 stall garage to the rear of the lot with 3 overhead doors, asphalt roof and permanent siding with an overhead storage attic over the east stall. It also has a hard surfaced entrance and parking spot. Open houses will be on Wed., Oct. 12 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. and Tues., Oct. 18 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. For any further information please feel free to contact the auctioneers/realtors.

Immediately following the sale of the home, we will sell the PERSONAL PROPERTY BELOW

Lovely double bed
Oak hall tree w/hooks
Lovely wash bowl stand w/mirror and
beautiful wash bowl and pitcher
2 very unique and collectible table lamps
Pictures and frames
Double bed w/matching night stand, beautiful
2 antique lamps w/good antique shades, one lamp is brass
Tin wall thermometer
Oak lamp table w/dowelled legs
Lamp table
Large wood wardrobe
Mirrored coat rack
Lovely 2 drawer dresser, chamber receptacle & full mirror
Oak 8 sided lamp table w/marble clawed feet
Wash stand w/drawers & chamber pot
6 drawer highboy dresser w/upper mirror & chamber pot/wash basin receptacle
Smoking stand
Excellent kerosene table lamp, complete
Small washboard
Wall mirrored clothes hooks
Lovely library table


Lots of quilts
Black plastic instrument case
Fireplace tool set
2 flatracks full of ceramic and plastic
decorative items including a large number of Christmas village lit decorations
Misc. kitchen dishes, cooking utensils, some cutlery; pots and pans
Sewing stand and contents
Several dolls
Sick call set
Misc. household items
Black L.G. refrigerator/freezer
Maytag washer, white
Maytag drier, white
Ultralux (Electrolux) tank sweeper
Discovery upright vacuum
Several table lamps; fan
Floor polisher
Electric room heater
Box fan
Radio w/portable dvd player
Detrola radio & 2 speakers
Several floor lamps


Lovely Baldwin piano w/bench and full of sheet music
2 matching large wall shelves
2 folding card table chairs
Drop front desk w/drawers below
Office secretary chair
Dowelled leg lamp table
Hard finish cabinet w/drop down ends
4 drawer dresser
Formica/chrome kitchen table
5 drawer shelf
Nice drop leaf desk
Wicker sewing basket
Nice wood rocker w/seat pad
Old book shelf full of music
Good wood chair
2 good platform rockers
Very nice gate leg drop leaf dining room table
Quilt rack
Lamp table
Lazy boy style dark blue chair
Occasional living room chair
Terms on Personal Property are CASH or good check. No title’s will be mailed until check’s have cleared! MACI CLERKING. Branding Iron Lunch on Site. Port-a-Potty available day of sale.



Terms: Purchaser will be expected to pay 10% of the gross sale price on date of sale and sign a real estate contract agreeing to pay the balance in full as of November 22, 2016, at which time full title and possession will be passed to buyers. Sellers will pay taxes to date of settlement and all prior taxes. There are no contingencies of any kind. All bidders are expected to have adequate financing in place prior to bidding. Sale is subject only to the approval of the owners at the auction. All announcements made the day of the sale supersede anything printed herein. Sale by order of:

Pam Cornelison, Power of Attorney
Boerner & Goldsmith, Attorneys
McGuire Auction Co., Inc.
523 S. Main St., Holstein, IA • 712-368-2635 • OR email -
Martha Boyle - 712-229-9164 • Marty Boyle - 712-210-3138• Like us on FACEBOOK!

Earlier Event: September 17
Consignment Auction
Later Event: November 5
House auction