Buck Estate – April 18, 2021


The following nice N. Seminary St. home, Lincoln Sedan car, Harley motorcycle and other desirable personal property will be sold on location at 1086 N Seminary St. Galesburg, IL, on 

SUNDAY APRIL 18TH, 2021                   AT 12:00 NOON (RE sells first) 


REAL ESTATE: This very nice historic 2 story home is conveniently located on north Seminary St. and contains 9 rooms total. It is measured at approx. 2,322 sq ft. The eat in kitchen is large with much cupboard space. A dining room leads to a large living room that is complete with beautiful, original ornate woodwork and an open staircase. Two other rooms, both with attractive French doors, sit on each side of the living room and can be used as a den, sun/family room or an extra bedroom. There is also a nice half bath located on the main floor. The second floor may be accessed by the open staircase or another set of steps that lead from the kitchen. The upper lever contains 4 nice sized bedrooms, all with original woodwork, and a large full bath. The house has been well maintained and has a newer roof and good windows. The basement is ¾ full, with a portion of crawlspace on south side. The furnace/central air and water heater are all in good working order. A whole house Generac generator was installed in 2016 along with an electric stair lift. This beautiful home is a great opportunity for a family of any size or for an amazing rental. The garage outside is 20’ x 20’ with a 16’ x 7’ electric overhead door w/opener and a 10’ x 18’ workshop attached to the back. The back yard is bordered with chain link fencing and contains a nice gazebo. TERMS are a non-refundable 10% down the day of the auction. A valid purchase agreement will also be signed that day. The balance will be due upon closing in approx. 30 days. An OPEN HOUSE is scheduled on Tuesday March 23rd from 5-6:30 p.m. Pictures of the house and personal property are online at www.folgersauctionservice.com  LIKE US ON FACEBOOK for more. 

CAR, HARLEY, OUTDOOR AND RELATED ITEMS: The car and Harley will sell around 1 p.m.–2014 Lincoln Sedan MKS 4 door car in great cond. w/17,342 orig. miles, leather bucket seats, keyless start, 3.7 L. motor, all power, fully loaded, back up screen, purchased at Yemm #S-1LNHL9DK4EG601979—2007 Harley Davidson model FLHTCU motorcycle with 31,228 orig. miles, 96 cubic inches electraglide, chrome loaded, saddle bag, luggage bar, deluxe seat, ex. cond. w/cover—Shoei and other nice helmets—nice mens leather motorcycle jackets, gloves, bags, seat, etc.—Harley patches, table lamp and other adv. items—old motorcycle photo albums, Norton manuals, magazines and more—Regatta girl’s 3 speed bike—men’s Sears older bike—Craftsman 12 gallon air compressor, 6 drawer chest tool box, torque wrench and other ratchets, wrenches and screwdrivers, all types of hand and power tools—Wissota bench grinder, air tank, hardware, chargers, cords, straps, jacks, fluids, oils, lights, tool boxes and cabinets, hardware—yard tools—sm. gas grill—pole saw—Werner 6’ fiberglass ladder—sm. pressure washer—planters, spreader, plastic chairs—4 nice patio chairs—metal patio plant stands—Iron Worker well hand pump—old coin operated parking meter and much more outdoor. 

ANTIQUES, COLL: Galesburg adv. and other local history including Gale Products contract books, nice framed pencil sketch of GHS, 1980 Cumberland River nav. charts, old slides (G-burg, Canton, Macomb, etc.)–1969 Silver Streaks seat cushion and other older Streaks items–older local campaign buttons and signs—local old adv. ashtrays and more–BR metal pail–very prim. adv. piece from Karl Letthoff Grocer, London Mills, IL—LG. coll. of very old books (1887 History of Columbia, Montour counties, 1800’s Home Manual, 1863 Harper’s Weekly, children’s books, poetry and many more)—set of JRR Tolkien Hobbit/Lord of the Rings books—BMW metal sign and patches—Isabelle Bloom and other pigs, statues, ant. glassware and casseroles—nice ant. mantle and other clocks—tins—lg. oak beveled ant. mirror–ant. metal travel trunk—ant. child’s wooden toy chest–Hudson car old manuals and adv.—nice elect. umbrella lamp—paper wts., pipes and other smalls—pewter and plate old serving pieces, silverware, old utensils, pottery bowls, etc. 

FURNITURE AND HOUSEHOLD: ant. oak framed settee and matching chair—ant. oak pedestal dining table with chairs and leaves—ant. bookshelves—ant. wooden high chair–sm. ant. buffet—ant. bible lectern—ant. top lift writing desk—book and display cases, metal and wood—drop leaf kitchen table and chairs—King bed w/matching high chest, nightstands and dresser w/mirror—double bed and other dressers—office desk and equip., computer items and supplies—IBM elect. typewriter in case–upholstered and wooden chairs, stools, etc.—bar stools—rocker recliners, blue couch, stands—misc. furniture, basic kitchen, sm. appliances, pictures, linens, décor, electronics, storage—nice electric Whirlpool digital stove—almond Amana fridge with bottom freezer—Whirlpool washer and electric dryer–dorm fridge—nice Panasonic flatscreen–misc. of all types. 

NOTE: This is a large auction. Parking is available in parking lots north of the sale and along the adjacent street.  

                                                                       STEPHEN E. BUCK ESTATE—SELLER 

FOLGER’S AUCTION SERVICE, INC.—WILLIAMSFIELD, IL   (JIM AND CATHIE GIBBS, JIM FOLGER)                   Ph. 309-368-6314 or 309-337-2150  Email: folgersauctionservice@gmail.com  Terms are cash, check or credit card (3% bank fee on cards). 

ATTORNEY FOR SELLER: Barash and Everette, LLC—Galesburg, IL  Ph. 309-341-6010