04/17/2010 - Kenneth Hummer Estate Auction

One of our finest auctions ever!
Kenneth Hummer Estate
Public Auction
5.75 Acre Farmette
w/ house, 2 barns, summer house, workshop and more!
Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 9 AM
Real Estate Sold at 12:00 noon

Located at 2931 N. Colebrook Rd., Manheim, Rapho Twp, Lancaster Co., PA 17545
Just north of Mastersonville at the corner of N. Colebrook Rd. & N. Chiques Rd.

An outstanding property situated just north of Mastersonville, in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania!
Located within the Manheim Central School District

5.75 acres (more or less). This auction features a well-built log house covered w/ wood siding built in approx. 1890. House has a full attic, 3 bedrooms w/ upstairs bath, storage space and closets. 1st floor has a large kitchen, dining room, living room, small sitting room (parlor), and summer kitchen. This home has a hand-dug basement with an oil/hot water furnace less than 10 years old. Home features a long front porch and a wooden and conventional shingled roof, multiple chimneys for wood/cook stoves.

Property has a hand-dug well w/hand pump and a drilled well with over 40 gpm with windmill. This home has many new replacement windows and doors put in place in 2008. This property also has a detached summer house and workshop with a bell tower & dinner bell, being sold with the property! Property features a 2-story barn with stripping room and attached 2-car garage. The barn has a hay mow, feed storage, and stalls, and is set up for tobacco farming. The 2nd two story barn is set up of raising hogs, tobacco storage or other storage. All of these building are in outstanding condition and have been well maintained over the years. Property also has a stand-alone wooden corn crib and a 10’ x 12’ chicken house, plus many extras. This property has much potential and could be used in many ways!
Don’t miss your opportunity to own this outstanding property.

Terms: 10% down day of auction. Balance due in 60 days.
Persons wishing to view this property may do so on:
Saturday, March 6, 2010 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 13, 2010 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Or by calling 717-799-8665 for an appointment

Contact Rapho Township for information on zoning. or 717-665-3827. Yearly taxes approx. $3,200.

1850 Aaron Wenger of Manheim hand crafted 5 pc. mahogany bedroom suite including a double bed, 2 white marble topped dressers, 2 cane-seated chairs ~ Outstanding! 3 pc. oak bedroom suite with double bed, washstand w/towel rack, chest of drawers w/mirror. Very nice! 5 pc bedroom suite w/double bed, dressing table w/mirror & bench, lowboy chest of drawers, dresser w/mirror.

Oak Miller Organ Company (Lebanon, PA) reed organ made in 1899, style 322 w/beveled glass mirror (has all stops & keys), John Shelley cherry hutch w/glass front doors and Vera Garman rat tail hinges (7’ tall x 4½’), 3 pc living room suit, grain painted kitchen cabinet, oak Hoosier kitchen cabinet (the real thing!), hand painted 4 person bench w/backrest, oak kitchen table w/ 5 boards, Singer treadle sewing machine, Morris chair, Columbian Cook Stove by Keeley Stove Co. of Columbia, PA. – Outstanding! Margin cook stove, 2 large copper kettles – 1 kettle is dovetailed, 4 iron kettles, stirrers for large kettles, Brunnerville stove, ringer washers.

Peanut butter tumblers, Martha Washington & Johnson Brothers ironstone, Lefton china, English china, cut & pressed glass, carnival bowls & other carnival glassware, pink, white & green depression glassware, Czech creamer, Czech powder bowl w/lid, Vienna Austria thimble bowl, Norcrest dresser set, Elpco China water bowl & pitcher (rose pattern), Nippon pieces, lots of German & Bavarian bowls & plates – outstanding pieces!, red R.S. Prussia bowls & items, 12 pc. place setting of Bavaria china (approx 75 pieces), Royal Staffordshire ironstone place setting for 8 (approx 45 pieces), red glassware, glass cookie jar, salt and peppers, Franklin Mint Noah’s Ark Porcelain salt & pepper collection, small animal figurines, lead crystal creamer & sugar, Opalescent glass, glass chicken on the nests, crystal water pitcher, turkey platters.

Signed Elmer Groff painted rocking chair, folding rocker, early oak rocker, hand painted rocker, cane-seated rockers & chairs, 6 hand painted plank bottom chairs, dove tailed blanket chest, sponge painted blanket chest, dove tailed, grain painted, double door jelly cupboard w/lg. backsplash & mirror ~ Very nice!

Local history & advertising calendars, old almanacs, Huck Finn book, ABC book, other books – some very early, adverting pieces, large wooden rolling pin, other rolling pins, large pie board, slaw cutters, large tea kettle, meat saws, meat hooks, Acme egg scale, Marietta 4 qt. & 8 qt. iron kettles, Gone w/the Wind style elec. lamp (converted from oil), cast door stops including frogs, dogs, pigs, etc. Nickel tea set, wooden thread spools, New Brighton #2 crock, York #4 crock, other crocks, baskets, kerosene lamps, Ansonia Clock Co. porcelain clock, kitchen mantel clock, West German Coo Coo clock, lots of homemade soap, home-grown Saffron, wooden clothes dryers, jars w/zinc top lids, hundreds of canning jars, several hand painted items including pots, buckets, plates, etc, hooked rugs, several quilts, hand stitched table cloths, doilies, other linens and many more items too numerous to mention!

2-door tan/brown 1979 Chev. Nova 4.1 L engine, 43,000 miles, runs great, 2-door 1989 GMC S15 High Sierra 4x4 pickup truck w/Dura-liner bed, green in color, Allis Chalmers B-Tractor – works and used this fall, plow, cultivator, 8’ J.D. harrow, Troy rototiller, Hershey single row tobacco planter, saw buck, wooden wheel tobacco wagon, tobacco press, tobacco spears and shear, Campbell air compressor, battery charger, screw jacks, flat wagon, tools, small items, forks, shovels, wheel barrow, misc. wire, never used windows, elec. fence posts, baskets, etc., approx. 3,000 tobacco lath on 50 count bundles, Honda push-mower, bag scales, and other misc. farm and garden items.

Auctioneer’s note: An outstanding collection of vintage antiques & collectables, furniture, &
advertising pieces! The quality and quantity that is located within this estate is outstanding.

Food stand by: Mastersonville Fire Co. Aux.

Auction for;
Kenneth Hummer Estate
Larry & Yvonne Geib, Executors

Shenk Auction Company
Lic# RY00037L
Young & Young Attorney, 717-665-2207

Location: 2931 N. Colebrook Rd - Manheim, PA 17545 - Generate Map

CONTACT INFORMATION: Larry Geib 717-799-8665

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