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Lee’s Summit 3BR, 1.5BA Ranch

3BR, 1.5BA fixer upper on nice corner lot, true ranch, brick front,  2 car garage, partially finished basement, hardwoods, fenced yard, easy highway access, nearby shopping.

Began: 06/29/12 at 10:00 AM CDT
Location: 218 SW Opal Drive, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081
Began: 06/17/12 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 06/17/12 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 218 SW Opal Drive, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081

Began: 06/24/12 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 06/24/12 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 218 SW Opal Drive, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081


FAMILY ROOM  15×14; carpet, blinds, hardwood

EAT-IN KITCHEN  18X9; linoleum, wood paneled/chair rail

BR 1  11X9; hardwood floor, blinds

HALL BATH  6×6; linoleum, shower/tub combo

BR 2  10×10; hardwood floor, blinds

MASTER BR  13×10; newly refinished hardwood floor, ceiling fan

MASTER HALF-BATH  5×5; tile, linoleum

BASEMENT SECTION 1  25×15; wood paneled


GARAGE  25×25; 2-car


2010 Camaro SS Coupe, 7100 miles, Yellow/Black racing stripe

Black Leather interior

6.2L V8, 6-Speed Manual Transmission, limited slip

Brembo Performance Brakes, 4 Wheel Disc, ABS

Heated Mirrors, Halogen Headlights

21” Tires and Wheels

Boston Acoustics Premium Sound System

Sunroof, loaded

One owner


Mid-century 1800’s paw-foot occasional arm chairs (2); primitive step stool; 1970s dinette table; large steamer trunk; Teak Asian motif china cabinet; walnut credenza; several oak & walnut finish tall bookcases; primitive pine bookcase; oak bow-front chest of drawers w/ hat door; oak adolescent school desk;  mahogany bow-front 1940’s vanity w/mirror; walnut 1900’s dresser w/mirror; metal file cabinets; mid-century walnut three-drawer nightstand; late 1800’s folding wooden chairs; enamel dentist’s cabinet; pediatrician’s enamel exam table; pine two-door china cabinet; a 1940’s oak sewing cabinet; pine bookcase; mid-century tiered end table; mahogany stereo cabinet; an oak twin headboard



Huge jadeite glass collection: Fire King & Pyrex: cups, bowls, bud vases, divided plates, egg cups, mixing bowls, etc; luster ware; cloisonné; Star Wars Return of the Jedi Jabba the Hutt action play set (in the box); 1980 Star Wars talking alarm clock; 1974 Janex Corp. Batman and Robin talking alarm clock; Asian inspired china ginger jars; slag & art glass; ornate brass ink well; lots silver plate; Ronald Reagan adult novelty; DEPRESSION GLASS: amethyst, cobalt, green, pink, amber stemware, cups, saucers, plates, ashtrays, martini mixers, salt & peppers, candle-sticks, powder dishes, etc; sewing boxes; sewing notions; huge collection of brass; ruby red & cobalt glass; GOLD & SILVER necklaces, earrings, etc.; HUGE costume jewelry & bead collection: scarf pins & cuffs, shoe buckles, necklaces, broaches, 100+ plastic/Lucite/Bakelite bangle bracelets, etc; hammered copper; 1950’s TV lamps; Polynesian nude book ends; 1978 Avon Wonder Woman mirror; art noveau cigarette box; beaded mesh, Lucite, and fiber purse collection—some Czech, Belgian, Whiting Davis, etc; hat pins; Bakelite & Lucite bone jade bracelets; Harley Davidson telephones (2); nickel & slag glass pedestal ashtray—lighted; glass mortar & pestle; apothecary jars; graduated measuring beakers; shot glass collection; unusual razor blade sharpener; enamel ware; Elvis Presley collection; cast iron Coke truck; cigar box collection; smoking pipes; unusual skull motif collection; miniature collection; marble collection; Mallo-Ware plastic dinner ware; compact & cigarette case collection: Ronson, Elgin, etc; cigarette rolling machines (vintage); Zippo lighters; glass battery case; sea shell collection; Daguerreotype photo; cast iron collection; WWII Navy seaman blues’; sable fur waist-length coat; 1930s or 40’s silk wedding dress; vintage nighties & intimates; carved wooden masks; New Orleans voodoo collectibles; Harley Davidson denim jacket; sample cologne & perfume collection; dice collection; 1988 Seoul Olympic games miniature mask collection; Black Americana; Vargas pin up girl; Ku Klux Klan yard-long photo; unusual art work & photographs; christening dress; Fire King & Pyrex refrigerator dish collection; mid-century table lamps; Schwinn Varsity & Campania Sport 10-speed bikes-men’s; galvanized minnow bucket & galvanized bucket; Royal Dalton mugs



Kenmore 19 cu. Ft. newer refrigerator; Hitachi 36” flat screen HD TV; matched G.E. HD washer & gas dryer; pots/pans; flatware; table & floor lamps; cleaning supplies; curtain & curtain rods; oak dresser mirror; S-K tools & Mac tools stacked mechanics tool chest; Yard Machines by MTD 12.5 hp shift-on-the-go 38” riding lawn mower; Benchmate; St. Louis Terminal Warehouse Company tool box on wheels; metal storage cabinets and shelving; pneumatic tools: impact wrenches, ratchets, chisels, etc; Shop Vac; metal halide, high-pressure sodium & mercury vapor bulbs; misc. electrical components; lots of mechanic & wood-working hand tools; several tool boxes; single-door metal locker; wood-working power tools; Craftsman work bench w/drawers; shop lights; misc. lawn and garden tools; nut and bolt bins


For more information contact: Ray Bucklew at 816-695-2163




Registration will begin one hour before the auction. All bidders must provide name, address, phone number, social security number, and a valid driver’s license. By registering, all bidders acknowledge having read and agree to be bound by the Auction Terms and Conditions.



The successful bidder(s) shall be required to make a 10% down payment of the total purchase price at the auction site immediately following the close of bidding.  Cash, cashier’s check or personal or business check will be accepted for the down payment.



Financing is not a contingency of sale in this offering. Therefore, it is strongly recommended that potential bidders ensure in advance that they are able to obtain the necessary financing to close the transaction.



The successful bidder(s) shall execute a purchase agreement at the auction site immediately following the close of bidding. All final bid prices are subject to Seller approval, unless announced otherwise. 



Buyer(s) shall close within 30 days of the auction date. Possession will be delivered at closing subject to any remaining rights of the current tenant(s).



Seller shall furnish at seller’s expense an Owner’s Policy of Title Insurance in the amount of the total purchase price and shall execute a general warranty deed conveying the real estate to the buyer(s).



2012 taxes are to be prorated as of the closing date.



Sale of said property is subject to any and all easements of record and any and all leases.



Cates Auction & Realty Co., Inc. and its representatives are Exclusive Agents of the Seller.



A buyer’s premium of ten percent (10%) or $2,500.00 whichever is greater shall be added to the high bid and included in the total purchase price to be paid by the successful bidder(s).



A commission will be paid to any properly licensed Broker who registers a successful buyer according to the appropriate Broker Participation Agreement. This form is available from the Auction Company and must be completed and returned no later than 48 hours prior to the auction.



The information in the auction advertising was obtained from sources believed to be accurate, but is subject to verification by all parties relying on it.  All sketches and dimensions are approximate.  No liability for its accuracy, errors or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the auction company. All bidders are responsible for conducting their own inspections, investigations, inquiries and due diligence concerning the property. The property is being offered on an “AS IS”, “WHERE IS” basis and no warranty or representations, expressed or implied, is made by the Seller or the auction company. All announcements made by the Auctioneer during the auction take precedence over any previously printed material or any other oral statements made. All information contained in the advertising and all related materials are subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the purchase agreement. Advertising may contain pictures of wildlife and other items that are for illustrative purposes only. The Auctioneer reserves the right to bid on behalf of the Seller up to, but not beyond the Seller’s reserve (if applicable). The Property is available for and subject to sale prior to auction.

US 50 Highway East to 3rd Street Exit, W to SW Opal Drive, N to address.

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