GONE! ABSOLUTE AUCTION – For Cyrus and Frances See

Real Estate, Collectables, Glassware, Household, Tools & More! Everything Sells to the Highest Bidder Without Reserve!

Nice, Low Maint. 3 BR, 2 Bath, Home w/18×24 Insulated Workshop and Storage Shed – Newer roof, c/a and furnace, steel siding, LR, DR, Eat-in-kit., Fin. w/o basement: FR w/fp, covered patio, 2 car garage, 1 year warranty, Just needs updating.

Began: 11/24/12 at 10:00 AM CST
Location: 5820 N. Colorado Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64119
Began: 11/11/12 at 2:00 PM CST
Ended: 11/11/12 at 4:00 PM CST
Location: 5820 N. Colorado Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64119

Began: 11/18/12 at 2:00 PM CST
Ended: 11/18/12 at 4:00 PM CST
Location: 5820 N. Colorado Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64119

Main Level

Living Room: 12×21; carpet, large picture window

Eat-in Kitchen: 10×12; bay window, custom oak cabinets, Hotpoint gas range, Maytag dishwasher

Dining Area: 8×17; carpet, back patio & yard access

Upper Level

Master Bedroom: 15×16; lots afternoon light, double closet, carpet

Master Bath: 5×10; tiled shower & tub combo

Bedroom 2: 12×13; double closet, carpet

Bedroom 3: 12×13; double closet, carpet

Hall Full Bath: 5×8; tiled shower & tub combo, tiled wainscot

Finished Walk-Out Lower Level

Family Room: 17×21; wood burning fireplace with all brick surround, carpet, laundry room access

Laundry Room: 6×8; washer & gas dryer hook up, built-in shelves

Hobby Room: 6×14; built-in shelves

2-Car Oversized Garage: 22×25; HVAC & water heater access


Workshop: 18×24, fully insulated, electric

Garden Shed: 10×12


Newer Roof

Newer HVAC

Maintenance Free Steel Siding

Gutter Guard

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths

Finished walk-out lower level

Covered Patio

18×24 Workshop-Fully Insulated w/Electric

10×12 Garden Shed

Fenced Back Yard-Some Privacy

North Kansas City Schools




Retro & Modern Furniture plus Household Items

Maytag washer & gas dryer-newer; Maytag 23 cu ft side by side refrigerator; Flexsteel upholstered sofa & arm chair-super clean-neutral color; oak round oak table w/leaf; 6-pc chunky pine & upholstered living room suite: sofa, love seat, arm chairs & ottoman; oak finish lighted curio cabinet; Mid-Century Modern walnut coffee table & pair end tables; 1960’s Stanley Furn Co. walnut china cabinet; retro 1980’s 3-pc twin bedroom suite: headboard w/mattress, dresser & chest of drawers; dozens NIB small kitchen appliance includes Kitchen Aid stand mixer; huge amount bed linens-lots NIB; Vision, Tupper, Corning & Corel ware; Pyrex cake & pie plates; Flint & Revere Ware SS cookware; Britannia ‘Buckingham’ butch knives; Wearever cookware;   sewing notions; throngs of kitchen utensils; SS canister set; pressure cooker-NIB; Samsung 26” flat panel TV; oak 5-pc living room table set: sofa table, coffee & end tables; several bookcases-various heights;  oak dinette table & 6 upholstered captain’s chairs; Creations by Aamerica oak china cabinet-lighted & mirror back; retro glass dinette table; several vacuums-near new; 2 & 4-drawer file cabinets; table & floor lamps; much much more!

Vintage Furniture & Collectibles

1940’s Lane walnut cedar chest; slipper chair; huge costume jewelry collection: Lisner, Weiss, Whiting & Davis, Sarah Coventry, Capri, Avon, Karatclad, Madeira, Vanna White, Napier, gold plate over sterling, etc.; 14-pc ruby red punch bowl set; large lot Fenton: blue opalescent hobnail, moon stone, handled baskets, hobnail fan vases, etc.; moon & stars covered candies & fairy lamps;  blue & white milk glass; Leonard, Terra & Ozark Studios hand blown ‘Blue Bird’-10+; Andrea & Wellington china birds-15+;  Italian Capodimonte flowers-30+; 12-plc setting Crown Victoria ‘Lovelace’ china set;  sizable crystal bell collection; lead crystal-some Irish cut & Swarovski; California pottery; goofus glass plate; hand painted  German; retro oil fountain; retro glass & gold aluminum mirrored & lighted 6’ display cabinet; lots retro wall décor;  (2) pair Stiffel brass lamps; newer hand & machined quilts-several; crystal decanter set; art glass; 10+ jewelry boxes; Kenmore sewing machine in walnut cabinet; Texas Ware mixing bowls (2) & huge set white Dallas Ware dinnerware;  bubble glass framed items; large collection DVD & CD’s; much much more!

Tools & Outdoors

Toro GTS 6 hp self propelled ‘recycler’ lawn mower w/bagger-newer; Hoover shop vac; 1 hp 2.5 gal portable air compressor; Craftsman gas powered chain saw w/ 18” bar & case; Craftsman mechanics tool chest; SK & Craftsman mechanics tools; dozen screw drivers; airline mechanics precision tools; lawn & garden tools; Clark bench top  drill press; Craftsman 8” table saw; nut & bolt bins; Craftsman 5” bench vise; bench grinder; work benchs-several; Craftsman leaf shredder; several ladders & dollies; FISHING SUPPLIES: lots lures-some wooden, (2) Penn #309 snagging reels- Shakespeare ‘Sturdy Stik’ & Gray Eagle ‘Snaggin’ rods; Mitchell, Diawa, Zebco, etc. rods & reels; hockey sticks; (4) brass torch heads &  (3)gauges-some hose; 8mm, .300 mag, .270, 25.06, 7mm, .223, .264, .375 H&H mag, etc. bullets-5 to 20 pcs each;  much much more!

Name Brand New & New Old Stock Clothing & Accessories

Men’s & women’s Levis; dozens men’s & women’s jackets & coats-Levis, Smith St John’s, Polar King, etc ; 60+ NIB name brand colognes & perfumes: Calvin Klein Obsession & Eternity, Giorgio, Dune, Red, several Elizabeth Ardon, etc.; sweaters & thermals; men & woman’s shirts & pants; 30+ purses & hand bags; accessories including belts & scarves, hats & gloves, hankies, ‘Color Twosums’-matching scarves & flowers; huge new old stock Mary Kay, Forever Spring & Avon; much much more!




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 5% 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%) 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.

I-35 S. to Vivion Rd., right to N. Brighton, right to 57th St., right to N. Colorado, left to address -OR- I-35 N. to N. Brighton, left to 57th St., right to N. Colorado, left to address.

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