REAL ESTATE TO BE OFFERED AT 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, December 2, 2017
40.43 acres m/l in Section 32 TWP 53N R 1E; Exact Legal to Govern
Close your eyes and imagine when horse and buggy were the main mode of transportation and inventions, such as the telephone and light bulb were being introduced. Just a few years after completion of the Falicon Mansion, the Model T was available for the everyday family.
Welcome to the Falicon Mansion! Built and designed by Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge Architectural Firm in the late 1800s. This one of a kind home offers approx. 11,000 sq. ft. of living space featuring 19 rooms, 9 fireplaces, 7 bedrooms and 6 baths. Walking up to the home the grand columns and Federalist Colonial architectural style help you to realize the lifestyle and mindset of the aristocracy of the period.
Once inside, the grand foyer features the beautiful staircase with hand carved spindles, 20’x28’ dining room with fireplace, stenciled ceiling and mahogany paneling. The 29’x27’ great room has beamed and stenciled ceilings, oak paneling and a massive fireplace with intricate cast carvings. The butler pantry features cabinets reaching the ceiling, the hand lift elevator to move belongings from one level to the next, covered sitting area with skylights and the list goes on.
The 40+/- acres present stunning views from every angle with 50 types of trees. Enjoy watching the eagles and wildlife.
Other improvements include cottage, guest home, brick washhouse, ice house and water tower.
The Falicon Mansion and property boast opportunities of all kinds; private residence, wedding venue, bed & breakfast, company retreat…..the history and possibilities are endless.
Some deeded restrictions.
NOTE: Due to the law on lead based paint & lead based paint hazards on any home built prior to 1978, any inspections for lead base paint by a purchaser must be done 10 days prior to the auction. Buyers will be given an EPA pamphlet & will be required to sign a disclosure acknowledging that you were given the information.
Terms: 10% down day of sale with the balance of cash at closing on or before 30 days after the sale with possession at closing.