Gallatin County, IL

Shawnee Forest Rd., Equality, Illinois

Auction Info

Real Estate Sold for: $1,272,240

November 18
236+/_ Acres Gallatin County, IL
Just Southeast of Equality
Absolute Auction

Auction Features

Tillable Acres
Wooded Acres

Wednesday, November 18th, 10:30 AM


236+/- ACRES





Auction Site: Auction to be conducted on the property along Shawnee Forest Rd.


  • 236+/- Acre Row Crop Farm                                                  
  • 225+/- Tillable Acres                                   
  • Mineral Rights Included                               
  • Ample Road Frontage
  • Selling in 1 Tract
  • Approximately 10 Wooded Acres
  • Good Soils                                                                     

Located along Shawnee Forest Rd just southeast of Equality, IL.  This 236 +/- Acre Farm consists of approximately 225 Tillable acres with about 10 acres in woods.  The predominate soils types are Montgomery Silty Clay and Wakeland silt loam. It has approximately 2,700’ of frontage along Shawnee Forest Road and 4,000’ of frontage along Lower Road to the North.

Directions to the Property:  From S Walnut Street in Equality, head south for 2.9 miles (S Walnut Street becomes Shawnee Forest Rd).  The property will be on your Right.  Watch for our Signs!!!

Announcements made day of sale take precedence over printed matter.

Terms and Conditions:

Terms for Real Estate:  The purchaser shall pay 10% of the purchase price as a down payment at the auction site at the conclusion of bidding.  The balance is due with delivery of the deed on or before December 21st, 2020.

Evidence of Title:  The Buyer will be responsible for any fees associated with the owner’s title insurance policy if one is desired.  Seller agrees to provide merchantable title to the property subject to matters of record, general conditions of title and similar related matters. All tracts are sold “AS IS”.

Real Estate Taxes:  The property taxes shall be paid by the Seller for the Fall 2020 tax bill. All taxes thereafter are the responsibility of the Buyer.  The 2020 payable 2021 property taxes shall be prorated on a calendar year basis as of the day immediately prior to the Closing based on the tax bill for the 2019 payable 2020 property taxes, which shall be deemed conclusive as between Buyer and Seller.

Closing:  Closing shall occur on or before December 21st, 2020 at a location designated by the Seller.

CRP:  Assumption of CRP Contract(s):  Buyer acknowledges that Buyer shall either assume any and all contract(s) associated with this tract at Closing or opt out of said contract(s) by paying the amount required by the United States Department of Agriculture.

Mineral Rights:  All mineral rights owned by the Seller, if any, are included with the sale of the land.

Possession: Possession shall be granted to the successful bidder at closing. 

Acreage:  All tract acreages and proposed boundaries are approximate and have been based off of legal descriptions, tax records, aerial maps and other documents.

Disclaimer: All information contained in this brochure and all related materials are subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the Purchase Agreement.  ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER AT THE AUCTION PODIUM DURING THE TIME OF THE SALE WILL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ANY PREVIOUSLY PRINTED MATERIAL OR ANY OTHER ORAL STATEMENTS MADE.  THE PROPERTY IS SOLD “AS IS, WHERE IS”.  No warranty of representation, either express or implied, or arising by the operation of law concerning the Property is made by the Seller and the Auctioneers and are hereby expressly disclaimed.  In no event shall the Seller or Auctioneer/Broker be liable for any consequential damages.  The information contained herein is believed to be accurate but subject to verification by all parties relying on it.  Seller and Auctioneers assume no liability for its accuracy, errors and omissions.  All boundary lines and dimensions are approximate.  Seller and Auctioneer reserve the right to preclude any person from the bidding if there is any question, in the sole judgment of the Seller and Auctioneers, as to such person’s creditworthiness, ability or willingness to close on the purchase of the property, credentials, fitness, etc.  All decisions of the Auctioneer are final.

There is NO BUYERS PREMIUM.  Normal and customary closing costs will apply.

Seller: The Wathen-Wiltshire Family Trust; Cecil Wiltshire; Rosemary Weil; Susan Adams

Auction Site: Auction to be conducted on the property along Shawnee Forest Rd.

For more information contact Jason Blue at 812-452-3191

Jason Blue, Auctioneer/Broker LIC# Lic # 475.156553




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