PARCEL #3 26.26 Acres – this parcel is NOT enrolled in Farmland Preservation.
Lot Number:3
Completed
Start Time:8/18/2023 5:00:00 PM
End Time:8/22/2023 5:26:02 PM
Bid Count:0
Winning Bidder:
Starting Bid:$150,000.00
Bid Increment:$1.00
Current Bid:$0.00

PARCEL #3
Acres: 
26.26 acres – this parcel is NOT enrolled in Farmland Preservation. A new house CAN be built that meets Washington Township zoning requirements.
Parcel 3 Buildings:

  • 2 Story 2 Family Farmhouse: 3,556 sq ft. (Presently Tenant Occupied)     
  • Free Standing Summer Kitchen & Butcher House: 480 sq. ft.
  • 2 Inground Cold Cellars                    
  • Implement Shed and Poultry House: 1,400 sq. ft.
  • Running Shed and Paddock: 1,375 sq. ft.
  • *An Additional residence can be built on this parcel but CANNOT be subdivided
No donations for this lot

181 Acre Farm in Lehigh County, PA | Presently the home of Clover Hollow Hunting Preserve

Excellent opportunity to purchase 181 acres of Lehigh County Farm conveniently located close to Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton PA as well as less than 100 miles from New York City.

This Farm has been in the same family for over 3 generations and at present the farm is operating as Clover Hollow Hunting Preserve offering seasonal first-class upland game bird hunting. This is the 38th year they have operated the hunting preserve, along with carefully planned habitat, there is still 100+ acres of tillable ground for seasonal crops and hay.

Of the farms 181 total acres, 155 acres are enrolled in Farmland Preservations with the remaining acres in Agriculture Residential. The property is conveniently divided by public roads allowing us to offer it in 3 individual parcels. Bid on each parcel, in a combination or the entirety. You decide how you want to buy it!

Online bidding closes: Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at 1:00 PM EST 

REMINDER: Per our Terms & Conditions in the event of competitive bidding in the last 4 minutes of the auction, this auction enables an auto-extend feature at 4-minute intervals which prohibits all snipping software and activity and may cause the auction to extend pass the 1:00 PM EST scheduled closing time. 

  • Please see full Terms & Conditions under the Terms tabs. 
  • The Property Information Packet and a sample of the Agreement of Sale are available for download under the Documents Tab.

The property of Wilmer H Dise 2nd & Michelle A Dise is now being offered for sale under and subject to the following conditions and stipulations.

SAID property to be sold is known as 6951 Lime Kiln Road, Slatington, PA 18080. SELLER hereby grants unto AUCTION COMPANY the exclusive right and authority to sell the real property which include 181.56 Acres in the Township of Washington, County of Lehigh, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania with all buildings and improvements as located. Tax Parcels/addresses included on a separate document under the Documents tab.

To be offered in 3 parcels or any combination of SUCH parcels:

  1. a. Parcel 1 – 127.42 acres 
  2. b. Parcel 2 – 28.08 areas
  3. c. Parcel 3 – 26.26 acres

BUYER(S) AGREES TO EXCEPT AND TRANSFER THE PROPERTY UNDER CURRENT ACT 319 COVENANT AND LEHIGH COUNTY FARM PRESERVATION PROGRAMS

THE highest and best bidder or bidders shall be the Buyer or Buyers.  However, this sale is subject to confirmation from the Seller and the Seller reserves the right to reject any or all bids up to and until the property has actually been declared sold to a Buyer or Buyers by the Auction Company. Should any dispute arise between two or more bidders, the property may, at the option of the Seller, be put up for sale again.

Bidder Verification: In order to bid at these auctions, you will be required to register online at https://multipar.tranzon.com, (the “Sanford Alderfer/Tranzon Alderfer website”). All Bidders seeking to register for this auction must be eighteen (18) years of age or older, must be eligible to bid in the Auctioneer’s sole discretion based on the Auctioneer’s past experience with the registering bidder or otherwise, and are subject to verification through credit card information that must be provided in the registration process. You will be asked to provide credit card information for this purpose, and we will use a third party service or other process to verify that your credit card is valid and has available credit. Credit card will not be charged and all information will be voided after the auction closes.

When registration to bid on this auction(s) has been approved, you will receive an email notification that you have been approved for bidding. If we are unable to verify your credit card, you will have no rights to bid at this auction(s), and you registration will be deemed to be not accepted and/or terminated or extinguished without notice. In addition, bidding rights are not absolute, and all registrations, even if successfully verified by credit card as described above, are subject to manual verification at any time, and from time to time, by the Auctioneer. We may suspend or terminate your registration for this action at any time, and for any and all reasons or for no reason, in our sole discretion. We will notify you by email if your approval to bid at this auction has been terminated or suspended.

Bidding Format: Bidding will take place online at https://multipar.tranzon.com closing on Tuesdays, August 22 at 1:00 PM EST. Once bidding has commenced, any advances on a bid must be made in increments at least as great as those which Tranzon Alderfer has determined.

In the event of competitive bidding in the last 4 minutes of the auction, this auction enables an auto-extend feature at 4 minute intervals which prohibits all sniping software and activity. 

Technical Problems: Bidders will need a continuous internet connection (high speed connection is recommended).  Tranzon Alderfer and the Seller are not responsible for any technical problems with hardware, software, internet connectivity or human errors and reserve the right to postpone or cancel the auction and/or extend the bidding time for this auction and/or relist the property for auction at another time. 

Notification of Winning Bidder: At the conclusion of the auction, the successful bidder or bidders will be notified and must immediately execute and return the Agreement of Sale to Tranzon Alderfer.  Use of online contracts and electronic signatures may be required.

Buyer’s Premium: A ten percent (10%) Buyer’s Premium will be added to the bid price to obtain the Final Sale Price. 

Example:

  • Bid Price: $100,000
  • Plus 10% Buyer’s Premium: $10,000
  • Final Purchase Price: $110,000

Deposit Amount: The successful bidder or bidders will deposit 10% of the Final Purchase Price in the form of a certified check or by wire transfer to Tranzon Alderfer within 24 hours of the auction closing.  This deposit will be held in the escrow account of Tranzon Alderfer.

Documents Available: Property description, legal description, plot plan and other information are available for review and inspection during the On-Site inspections or by appointment.  All information contained in the brochure and all other auction-related material is subject to and superseded by the Contract.

Settlement Date: The Buyer or Buyers will pay the balance of the Final Purchase Price at Settlement which shall take place between January 23-26, 2024. Possession will be transferred upon recording of the deed.  Taxes will be prorated to the day of closing.

Property Condition: The property is being offered for sale “AS-IS, WHERE-IS” and with all faults without warranty, expressed or implied, of any character, except for any warranties described in the Agreement of Sale.  The sale is not contingent on mortgage financing, seller assistance, property inspection, radon inspection, water certification, septic inspection or termite inspection. To the extent the municipality in which the property is located requires any Certificate of Occupancy or similar certificate in connection with the conveyance of the property, it shall be Buyer’s responsibility to obtain same at its sole cost and expense, including the cost for repairs of any item required to obtain same, regardless upon which entity the law imposes such obligation.  Your complete inspection of the property prior to the submission of a bid is invited.  Bidder understands that he will be relying solely on bidder’s own information when bidding and that bidder has conducted sufficient due diligence to honor all bids, execute the Agreement of Sale, and close the sale if bidder is the successful bidder for the property.

Agency Disclosure: Tranzon Alderfer and all other licensees employed by or associated with Tranzon Alderfer represent the Seller in the case of this property.  The information provided herein is provided for the convenience of those that might be interested in the property, however the Seller or Tranzon Alderfer makes no representation or warranty as to zoning descriptions or like matter.  Any prospective Purchaser may wish to perform their own due diligence and information searches. Tranzon Alderfer is acting as a licensed Pennsylvania auctioneer in this matter and although references may be made to Pennsylvania Real Estate License Law and there may be certain conformity with that law, it is purely voluntary on behalf of the auctioneer.

Notwithstanding the above, it is understood and agreed between the parties, that Tranzon Alderfer is also a licensed real estate broker in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and in the event that the property is sold in accordance with those laws as opposed to auction laws, Tranzon Alderfer by agreement of the parties, may also in its capacity as a real estate broker by complying with the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission laws and regulations.

Broker Participation: A two percent (2%) referral fee will be paid to the licensed real estate broker whose prospect purchases and closes on the property.  Referral fees are only paid if the broker’s client closes the transaction and Tranzon Alderfer receives its commission.  To qualify for a referral fee, the real estate broker must be a properly licensed real estate broker, register* the prospect by mail to saralyn@tranzon.com no later than 5:00 pm EST on the business day prior to the auction closing, inspect the property with the prospect and sign-in with the prospect during a scheduled on-site inspection with their prospect.  The Broker Acknowledgement Form must be signed by the prospect and received by Tranzon Alderfer by the deadline above.  No agent will be recognized on a prospect who has previously contacted or been contacted by the Sellers or Tranzon Alderfer representatives.  No referral fees are paid if the agent or a member of his immediate family is participating in the purchase of the property.  In its sole discretion, Tranzon Alderfer may require proof that the agent is serving only as broker and not as a principal. 

Disclaimer: Information contained herein is believed to be correct to the best of auctioneer/agent's knowledge but is subject to inspection and verification by all parties relying on it. Sellers, their representatives and auctioneer/agent shall not be liable for inaccuracies, errors, or omissions. All square footage and other dimensions are approximate. This offering is subject to prior sale and may be withdrawn, modified or cancelled at any time without notice. This is not a solicitation or offering to residents of any state where this offering is prohibited by law.

Tranzon Alderfer is a member company of Tranzon, L.L.C., is independently owned and operated, and uses the Tranzon name by license from Tranzon, L.L.C., which is not conducting or otherwise involved in this auction.

*Request a Broker Acknowledgement Form by calling the Tranzon Alderfer office (1-800-577-8845) or download it from our website (www.tranzon.com), property #AL82223A

6951 Lime Kiln Road
Slatington, Pennsylvania 18080
United States