Saturday, September 16, 2017 10:00 AM
McCurdy Auction, LLC
Kellogg & Maize Rd. - North to home.
Select high-end furnishings, collectibles, antiques and glassware will be offering via online only auction. The online auction will be viewable and open for bidding September 7th - 21st at McCurdyAuction.com. Bidders may also download the BidMcCurdy app through App or Play Stores.
Contract will call for a closing on or before 60 days. | The following chandeliers will be removed from the property and replaced prior to closing: the entry foyer chandelier, 4 wall sconces near the foyer, the chandelier in the formal dining room and the multi-colored chandelier over the breakfast table. | A principle in this estate is a licensed real estate agent in the state of Kansas.
*Buyer should verify school assignments as they are subject to change. The real estate is offered at public auction in its present, “as is where is” condition and is accepted by the buyer without any expressed or implied warranties or representations from the seller or seller’s agents. It is incumbent upon buyer to exercise buyer’s own due diligence, investigation, and evaluation of suitability of use for the real estate prior to bidding. It is buyer’s responsibility to have any and all desired inspections completed prior to bidding including, but not limited to, the following: roof; structure; termite; environmental; survey; encroachments; groundwater; flood designation; presence of lead-based paint or lead based paint hazards; presence of radon; presence of asbestos; presence of mold; electrical; appliances; heating; air conditioning; mechanical; plumbing (including water well, septic, or lagoon compliance); sex offender registry information; flight patterns, or any other desired inspection. Any information provided or to be provided by seller or seller’s agents was obtained from a variety of sources and neither seller nor seller’s agents have made any independent investigation or verification of such information and make no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of such information. Auction announcements take precedence over anything previously stated or printed. Total purchase price will include a 10% buyer’s premium ($1,500.00 minimum) added to the final bid. Earnest money is due from the high bidder at the auction in the form of cash, check, or immediately available, certified funds in the amount $35,000.
PREMIER - NO MINIMUM, NO RESERVE!!! Wow! What a rare opportunity to purchase this prominent west side estate, which has served as the personal residence of Mr. and Mrs. Joe and Esther Steven. This historic Wichita couple entertained and raised their entrepreneurial family in this beautiful sprawling home with over 7,000 Sq. Ft. of living space. Offering a multitude of outdoor entertaining possibilities, this 8.24 +/- acre oasis includes a 1.5 +/- acre stocked pond, a secluded private creek, outbuildings, 24' x 40' salt water in-ground pool and pool house.
The exterior of the property features a large circle drive with portico adorned with a welcoming stone and wrought-iron archway with built-in lighting. Around the circle drive is a large covered entry with stone columns and wood-beamed ceiling, providing easy access for guests. The home is surrounded by pristine landscaping with flower beds, large mature trees and privacy bushes. Continuing down the drive is a marked parking area for additional vehicles along the South side of the home near the pool. The North drive leads to the stocked pond, where you will enjoy creating memories, fishing and relaxing with family and friends.
The backyard offers an oasis with a luxurious saltwater in-ground pool with diving board and slide, encased by a large surrounding patio area with separate hot tub and privacy accent wall. Adjacent to the pool area is a very large uniquely designed patio and second tier deck for large gatherings. The sidewalk leads to the pool house, which could be utilized as Mother-In-Law quarters or gaming/entertainment room. The stunning views of the land can aslo be viewed from the second story balcony.
The exterior of the home has a class 4 impact resistant roof and a unique desirable architectural design. The home boasts an incredible amount of finished living space with 4-Bedrooms and 5.5-Baths. The grand entry has a large decorative entry door with stained glass insert. The entry leads to the open living space with two-way stone fireplace, a bay window that overlooks the front yard and a full wet bar. On the alternate side of the fireplace is a formal dining room with glass built-in china hutch that has plenty of counter-space for a buffet. Just beyond the living room and dining room is a sun-room with archways that compliment the continued design throughout.
The eat-in kitchen is conveniently located next to the formal dining room and features lots of cabinetry, counter-space and an island with sink. The appliances include a commercial sized stainless refrigerator with ice maker, built-in double wall ovens, dishwasher, trash compactor and range with overhead range hood.
The spacious master bedroom suite has its own sitting area, a cozy brick fireplace and a private full bathroom with dual sinks, full vanity, jetted tub and separate shower. There's also plenty of closet space in the spacious master walk-in closet. Enjoy the panoramic views from the master suite on your private deck with a winding staircase leading to the pool.
The pool is also accessible from the very large family room with wall-to-wall sliding doors, beamed ceilings, wet bar and stone fireplace. The basement finish includes a rec room with gaming area, fireplace and wet bar with bar seating space. Two staircases, a bedroom with a walk-out, two baths and an additional bonus room complete the basement level.
This 8 acre estate and sprawling ranch home has a lot to offer. Schedule your private showing appointment today!