1948 Two Bedroom home

Antiques & Collectibles, 1831 Miami Co Land Grant, 1840 Coverlet

Excellent Kling Cherry Bedroom Suite

Live On-Site Auction
Location: 1303 Croydon Road, Troy, OH 45373
Began:  04/16/11 at 9:30 AM EDT

ESTATE AUCTION of  Real Estate & Chattels

Troy, Ohio

At 1303 Croydon Rd.   From I-75, take Exit 74 east on  Main St. (Rt 41), north on Dorset at PNC Bank & then immediately east on Croyden 2 blocks to sale site.  Watch for signs on:

TIME: 9:30 AM          REAL ESTATE SELLS at 12:00 NOON 

REAL ESTATE:  You’ll find this residence on a corner lot offers many amenities for an older home.   This 1948 aluminum sided frame home w/ stone work front has a nice sized living room with fireplace; arched doorways; formal dining room w/ built-in china cabinet; 2 bedrooms; central bathroom with both shower stall & tub; galley kitchen w/ washer & dryer hook-up; breakfast nook w/ writing desk; Florida room; full unfinished basement & tandem dual access garage.  Call now to see to see this home or receive information on buying at auction. 

Click here to view Miami Co Property Record Card: D08-034840

TERMS & CONDITIONS:  The real estate has been appraised at $92,500 for the estate and by the Miami County Auditor for $117,900  and is selling free of appraisal subject to confirmation w/ $7,000  down required day of auction & the balance within 30 days.   Plan now to become a ready, willing & able buyer by obtaining a bidder’s packet of information.  Attend open house, view the property at a private showing. Contact Jerry Stichter, Auctioneer-Realtor, Garden Gate Realty or go to for photos & more details.                                 

OPEN HOUSE:   SUNDAY, MARCH 27 from 1 to 3 PM   

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES:  Michael Franz Miami County Coverlet, dated 1840 w/ rose border, floral &  geometric designs; red & white block quilt w/ elliptical designs; patchwork summer quilt; 2 appliqué quilts, as is; 2 nice crazy quilt comforts; 1831 Miami County Land Grant, Andrew Jackson, President; 1858 letter requesting a daughter’s hand in marriage; oil on board w/ grazing sheep;  Gone with the Wind lamp; miniature milk glass oil lamp; pr of alabaster & blue crackle glass bottle lamps; 2 lg cast iron cemetery urns; brass pail; brass scale w/ tray; spring scale; cigar mold; lg blue-white granite dish pan; Local Items:  John Deady implements folding rule; RH Gibson Hdwe celluloid stamp holder w/ Favorite Stoves advertisement; etc;  marble top Victorian lamp table; walnut 3 drw commode  w/ back splash; walnut drop leaf sgl drw night stand; Victorian ash sgl bed; depression era table & buffet, painted blue;  violin bow  & case; zither (rough); pt jar of marbles; composition doll w/ clothing, as is;  2 Nylint fire trucks; Time Life book sets:  Old West, US History, WWII & Countries of the World; Lincoln by Sandberg, 6 vols; RE Lee, 5 vols; modern literature; late 1800’s Bible w/ 2500 fine illustrations, Peabody of Dayton, OH; cookbooks; 4 sets of china inc German service for 12; HP & decorated china incl cider pitcher, plates & RS Germany berry bowls; early English cream pitcher; Brunswick flow blue plate; blue marked crock Rice jar; baby bowl w/ Dutch kids; glassware; lg glass Easter egg; nice tapestry;  few older Christmas items;  old silver plate hollowware; flatware; misc WW II items;  high top men’s &  children’s shoes; child’s parasol & clothing; paper purse w/ black cat; slate chalkboard; men’s & lady’s hats; pipes; humidor & cigar boxes; old newspapers; Voightlander Vito 35mm camera; movie camera & accessories; etc. 

HOME FURNISHINGS:  Very nice Duncan Phyfe drop leaf dining table w/ brass trim, stretcher base, 5 bds & pads; 8 saber leg chrs w/ ornate backs; Brandt bow front 4 drw chest w/ serving board; china cabinet w/ lattice work doors & butler’s drw; spring floral pillow back couch; decorator chrs; earlyl Am vinyl & wood base rocker; vinyl recliner;  Grand Rapids lamp & coffee tables; sofa table; early Am sugar buckets;  entertainment ctr & Sony TV; bookshelves;  excellent Kling Cherry early Am bedroom suite w/ dbl bed, dresser w/ wall mirror, ch of drws & night stand; linens & soft goods; 3 white colonial bedspreads; array of kitchen items; Wm Rogers flatware; Amana 18 cuft freezer & other appliances; older port sewing machine; wheelchair; bamboo frame couch, chr & ottoman; 1970’s dinette; office & related household items. 

FROM THE GARAGE: His & hers Huffy bikes; ladder; lawn & garden tools; few older hand tools; tool boxes; 2 tractor sprinklers; tackle box w/ older items; older fishing rods; auto tow hitch; alum ext ladder; roll of I/O carpet; etc. 

NOTE: Mr. Paul Kerr was the youngest person ever elected as the Mayor of Troy at 29 years old in 1948 & served the city over 20 years.  He & Dorothy’s Westbro+ok home was one of the early residences in that neighborhood.  You’ll find this to be a good piece of real estate with a nice assortment of collectibles & home furnishings that will make your attendance worthwhile.  Please plan to be with us.    Miami County Probate Case # 84256, Robert Schlemmer, Attorney

Estate of Dorothy A. Kerr
Robert E. Holfinger, Executor


Jerry Stichter, Auctioneer-Realtor  ~ 937-335-6758

Broker-Associate  – Garden Gate Realty, Inc.

Attend Open House or call to obtain a Detailed Bidder’s Packet for complete terms and conditions for the sale of this real estate.

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