~ The Schafer Property Residential Real Estate Auction ~
Offering a well maintained, custom built, brick home situated on 4.76 acres more or less.
~ The Joyce Schafer Estate
Personal Property Auction ~
Selling Antiques, Collectibles & Primitives; Glassware & China; Paintings & Pictures;
Quality Household Furnishings; Lawn & Garden; Tools; and More.

SATURDAY, JULY 27th AT 10:00 A.M.

OPEN HOUSES: SUNDAY'S, JULY 7th & 14th • 2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.


Auction to be conducted on-site,
located at 19070 E. Adams Rd., Rushville, IL

Situated at the East edge of Rushville along East Adams Road.

~ The Schafer Property Residential Real Estate Auction ~

Selling a custom built, 1 of a kind, well maintained, 1-owner home. This brick home w/ stone accents consists of 3,438 sq. ft. of living space, and is complimented by a matching unattached 2-car garage w/ attic. The interior of this 2-story home features 3-bdrms; formal dining room; front living room w/ fireplace; large family room w/ vaulted ceilings; den; kitchen; 1 1/2 bathroom; full basement; and is accented by (5) archways, art glass windows, hardwood floors (main level under carpet), & ornate crown molding. Situated on 4.76 acres m/l, this home is beautifully landscaped with flower gardens & large concrete patio, ideal for entertaining.

Built in 1937 by Karl & Mathilde Schafer, this home was featured in the Rushville Time on August 4, 1937.

Updates to the home consist of a new roof on the house & garage with high end GAF architectural shingles by Suttons that have a 50 year transferable warranty on them (2016); new leaf guard gutters (2016); furnace (2011). The home has a Culligan soft water system; Ameren Illinois for gas and electric; city water; and septic system with lateral lines installed in 2005.

TERMS ON REAL ESTATE: 10% of the high bid will be required down on the day of the auction, at which time the successful high bidder(s) will sign a purchase agreement. The balance shall be due within 30 days and possession will be given upon final payment. Title Insurance will be provided by the seller(s) and the real estate taxes will be prorated through the date of closing. Earnest Deposits are non-refundable and purchase agreements are not contingent upon financing and buyer and/or lender inspections. By bidding you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the sale. All announcements made on the day of sale take precedence over any prior written or oral matter. Not responsible for accidents, errors, or omissions.

~ The Joyce Schafer Estate Personal Property Auction ~

ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES AND PRIMITIVES: Very nice primitive corner hutch w/ 6 pane windows in each of the upper doors and solid wood lower doors; Very Nice Willett Wildwood Cherry bedroom set to include: (2) single 4-post beds (complete), chest & dresser w/ mirror (Both w/ separate top hanky drawers w/ mirrors), and 2-drawer night stand; Very nice Walnut secretary hutch w/ top glass doors, drop down desk w/ drawer, on legs; Walnut 4-drawer chest w/ curved front hanky drawers, & Walnut pulls; Walnut 3-drawer chest w/ Walnut pulls & marble top; Walnut bed frame w/ high head board, complete; (2) matching Walnut framed beds (complete); Walnut 3-drawer dresser w/ hanky drawers, mirror & fruit pulls; walnut 1-drawer table; walnut oval top lamp table; Walnut lamp table w/ spindle legs; Walnut drop leaf dining table; Jenny Lin day bed; (2) Victorian style chairs w/ needle point seats; (2) nice chairs w/ cane seats; Nice walnut wall clock; Nice 4-drawer mini chest w/ teardrop pulls (from England); Walnut baby cradle; old baby carriage; Framed beveled glass mirror (from England); (3) vintage lady’s coats and hats; 6’ table w/ wrought iron stand & marble top; Pinestar model K-153 knitting machine w/ original case; Small Primitives to include: nice cast iron Crescent toy stove w/ 5 accessories; sm. walnut wall mount hat rack; (2) wood handled brass school bells; set of small brass scale weights w/ original wooden box from Germany (a few wgts are missing); Nice small childrens / doll trunk w/ baby clothes & linens; Coo-coo clock; (2) old paper Mache deer figurines; (2) beaded purses; cow bells; Lamps: Several hurricane style and hanging lamps w/ glass and hand painted shades; (2) kerosene lamps with iron wall brackets; (3) kerosene lamps; and other items. The following items are believed to have been used at the Original Schafer Meat Market dating back to the 1930’s: Lg. butcher block table; (4) lg. ice tongs; meat saw; model GB stainless steel table top electric meat slicer.

(5) cast iron kettles, assorted sizes (2 of which have stands); 5 pc. Copper pot & pan set, pots w/ lids and skillets (HD); Copper coffee pot marked Rome & 2 older copper tea pots; other copper items to include (bed warmer, mug marked 1933 World’s Fair, Kettle, ice bucket & misc.); Assorted silver service ware (some marked); Buckingham tea pot, marked hotel quality, made in England; Walker & Hall Sheffield bread knife; and other misc. items.

A nice collection of glassware to feature (cake plates, compotes, candy dishes & bowls, & stem ware), some etched; (2) Ruby Red Fenton vases (1 striped); (2) hand painted glass vases; A selection of china & porcelain marked England or Germany; Royal Albert Bone China tea pot w/ sugar & creamer; nice tea set w/ serving tray and royal blue and gold accent, marked Copelands China, England; Casserole dish w/ lid marked Tournay T&R Boote, England; Sq. dish w/ lid marked H. Alcock & Co. Cobridge England; Pottery mugs & pitchers marked Cannon Ripley; Large pitcher & bowl w/ matching 2-handled jar w/ lid (all marked Warwick semi porcelain); set of china dinnerware marked Adams Antique Canonsburg Pottery Co; Porcelain cat door stop marked Italy; Frankhoma honey pot stamped 803; asst. porcelain & china head dolls & busts; & more.

Very nice dining room set, marked Craig Furniture to include: dining table w/ extra leaves, pads & 6 chairs, Buffet, glass top china hutch & side table; Modern Oak dining table w/ extra leaves & 4 chairs; modern roll top desk; 2 pc. Hutch; Whirlpool, white front load stack washer & dryer; Upholstered sofas and chairs; end table w/ built-in Magnavox 8-track player, radio & TT; home stereo w/ Fisher & Sony Components & speakers; 9-drawer dresser w/ mirror; Maple corner desk w/ matching book shelf; Multiple drawer floor model jewelry chest on legs; Card table & chairs; table & floor lamps; assorted coffee & end tables; assorted nic nacs and collectibles; table & bed linens; ladies scarfs; purses (2 beaded); Assorted kitchen utensils, cooking & counter top appliances: (see above for collectible kitchen items & copper pots, and pans); Set of Continental Cuisine cookware; several cookbooks (some old); picnic basket; Shoe shine kit; Sears Window fan; Holiday Decorations; a selection of Holiday Village pieces (Dickens, David Winters & others); sewing supplies; 630 DS treadmill w/ pacer circuit; Hohner psh Elect. Keyboard on stand; Old Frigidaire ice cream cooler; Tools, Yard Ornaments & Misc.: Assorted hand, lawn & garden tools; Casita & patio-mate round model screen house (in box); wooden step ladders; Several bird baths; Cement rabbit yard ornaments; round patio table w/ (4) chairs; gas grill; (3) bird feeders; Voss galvanized tub w/ stand; wrought iron plant stand; portable pet kennel; Selling a large selection of costume jewelry to include: some estate type pieces, a few Sterling Silver items (Necklaces, bracelets, broaches & trinkets, rings, watches & more).

(6) nicely framed paintings by local artist Dorothy Rittenhouse, from Fredrick, Illinois to include: “The 4 Seasons”; A selection of model airplane supplies to include: Balsa wood frames, gliders, parts & building supplies; A large selection of model airplane magazines dating from 1930’s – 1950’s, all in good condition, to include: Model Airplane News, Aero Modeller, Air Trails, Flying Aces, Air Classics and others. Also selling Popular Science magazines dating back to the 1960’s.

AUCTIONEER'S NOTE: We invite your attendance to this quality auction. The Schafer Family has been long time residents of Rushville, IL. (3) Generations of the family operated Schafer Meat Market in Rushville. Charles Schafer’s parents were from Germany and Charles was born & raised in Rushville. Joyce was born & raised in England. They met during Charles’s tour of duty during WWII. Many items being offered in this sale are originally from England.

TERMS ON PERSONAL PROPERTY: Cash or check with proper I.D. By bidding you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the sale. All announcements made on the day of sale take precedence over any prior written or oral matter. Not responsible for accidents, errors, or omissions.

Jack 309-837-2507 IL Lic. # 440.000699 
Monte 309-836-7355 IL Lic. # 440.000708 
Brent 309-836-9320 IL Lic. # 440.000709 
Cody 309-836-2775 IL Lic. # 441.001255
Lowderman Auction Company
U.S. Highway 136 - Two miles west of Macomb
P.O. Box 488 - Macomb, Illinois 61455