Saturday, April 25, 2020 – James B. Riddle Estate Public Auction

James B. Riddle Estate



LOCATION: 2608 Oregon Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 – Manheim Township – Lancaster County





Saturday, April 25, 2020

Starting: 8:00 AM

Real Estate: 12 Noon

Stately Brick Colonial Two & One Half (2-1/2) Story Brick Three (3) Bedrooms

Two And One Half (2-1/2) Baths House

With Detached 2-Car Garage

Landis Valley – Oregon Area

Great Location – Minutes to Routes 222, 30, & 283

Convenient to Lancaster & Brownstown and Shopping, Restaurants, Entertainment, Churches, & Schools

Manheim Township – Lancaster County

Manheim Township School District





Real Estate Details:

First Level:

  • Kitchen (15’2 x 20’4″) – Shaker Shoppe Custom Cherry Shaker Style Built-In 27-Handle Cabinets Having Granite & Corian Tops, G.E. Two-Door Refrigerator, Rustic Exposed Beams w/ Colonial Style Hanging Lamp, Yellow Pine Board Floor, G.E. Double Oven, Tappan Countertop Stove, G.E. Profile Dishwasher, Brick End Walk-In (5′ x 4′) Open Hearth w/ Kettle Crane, Barn Beam Mantle, Williamsburg Tavern Bar, Cherry Beaded Board Chair Rail, Recessed Lighting, Stair Access to Second Level
  • Powder Room (3’8″ x 5′) – Built-In Cabinets, Painted & Stenciled Walls, Yellow Pine Floor
  • Foyer (5’7″ x 5’1″) – Painted Walls, Hanging Brass Colonial Lamp, Yellow Pine Board Floor
  • Dining Room (14’2″ x 14’5″) – Williamsburg Painted Walls, Crown Molding, Built-In Raised Panel Cupboard, Stained Board Floor, Brass Hanging Chandelier, Chair Rail, Closet (3’3″ x 6’2″)
  • Living Room (14’9″ x 27’2″) – Large Bay Window, Window Seat, Brick Corner Fireplace Having Dentil Molded Mantle, Door Access to Side Porch, Painted Walls, Stained Board Floor
  • Office/Library (9’9″ x 14’3″) – Painted Raised Panel Cabinetry w/ Chair Rail, Built-In Bookshelves, Brass Hanging Chandelier, Wood Board Floor (This Room Having Potential for Bedroom)

Second Level:

  • Stairway (2’8″ x 15’1″) – Painted Walls, Chair Rail
  • Landing & Hallway (7′ x 16’2″) – Painted Walls, Chair Rail, Board Floor, Walk-In Closet (4′ x 11’3″) – Painted Walls, Yellow Pine Board Floor
  • Full-Size Bathroom (4’6″ x 10’3″) – Wallpaper, Tiled, Vinyl Floor, Closet (2′ x 2’5″)
  • Master Bedroom (13’8″ x 13’9″) – Painted Walls, Crown Molding, Wallpaper Border, Yellow Pine Board Floor
  • Master Bathroom (6’4″ x 11’6″) – Double Sink Vanity, Wallpaper, Tiled, Vinyl Floor, Mirror Sliding Double Door Closet (2′ x 5’8″)
  • Bedroom #2 (11’8″ x 14’3″) – Painted Walls, Crown Molding, Yellow Pine Board Floor, Raised Panel Double Sliding Door Closet (2′ x 7’3″), Wall Closet (1′ x 2′)
  • Bedroom #3 (10’4″ x 14’9″) – Painted Walls, Chair Rail, Crown Molding, Yellow Pine Board Floor, Two (2) Closets (2’5″ x 4′)
  • Laundry Area (9’6″ x 11′) – Painted Walls, Vinyl Floor, Laundry Sink, Washer & Dryer Hookup, Maytag Washer & Dryer, Closet (2’6″ x 3’9″)
  • Hallway (3’8″ x 10’8″) – Wallpaper, Tile Floor
  • Family Room (15’2″ x 19’6″) – Wallpaper, Wall-to-Wall Carpet, Leaded Stain Glass Windows, Chair Rail, Built-In Bookshelves & Cabinetry
  • Stairway (3’3″ x 13’5″) – Wallpaper, Chair Rail
  • Balcony/Deck Area (13’2″ x 29′)
  • Full-Size Stand-Up Attic (23′ x 28’8″)

Basement (12’8″ x 18’4″)

Furnace Room (7’5″ x 13’2″)

Unfinished Basement (10’9″ x 7’9″) – Sump Pump Pit & Pump

Unfinished Basement (13’6″ x 26’4″) – Storage Area

Frame Garden/Tool Shed (14′ x 27’4″)

Frame Two-Car Garage w/ Utility Garage (18’7″ x 26′)

Outdoor Playhouse w/ Porch (8′ x 10′)

Other Real Estate Details:

  • Built 1859
  • Lot Size: 0.67 Acre
  • 2,700 – 3,000 Square Feet
  • Garage: 520 Square Feet
  • Oil Hot Water Heat
  • Public Water & Sewer
  • Two (2) Wood Burning Fireplaces
  • New Windows Throughout
  • Brick Repointed
  • Brick Walkways Leading to Side Porch (7’9″ x 30’7″), Rear Patio (13’9″ x 21′), Garage, Outbuildings
  • Stone Retaining Wall
  • Macadam Driveway
  • Rear Yard
  • Mature Shade & Shrubbery
  • Property ID: #3904662900000

Note:  All Measurements Are Approximate!



Saturday, April 4, 2020 – 12:00 NOON – 2:00 PM

Saturday, April 11, 2020 – 12:00 NOON – 2:00 PM



Terms of Real Estate: 10% Down Day of Auction With Final Settlement Within Forty-Five (45) Days From Day of Auction

Financing Available Through: 

First Citizens Community Bank, Jessie Schwalm (717-202-3930)

Fulton Bank, Terry McGuigan (717-291-2770)

Fulton Bank, Christopher B. Karshin (717-682-0693)

Loan Depot, Mark Pontz (717-475-4444)

(Be Sure To Arrange Your Financing Now and be Prepared to Bid and Buy at this Public Auction!)


Carnival Glass: Marigold Peony Tankard Water Set Six (6) Tumblers, Blue Leaf & Chain Ruffled Edge Bowl, Amethyst Three (3) Fruits Ruffled Edge Bowl, Amethyst Peacock & Fountain Sugar, Amethyst Diamond Points Vase, Purple Raspberry Handled Gravy Boat (N), Green Footed Raised Compote (N), Leaf & Bead Footed Bowl (N), Amethyst Grape Delight Rose Bowl, Marigold Grape & Leaf Lidded Powder Jar, Marigold Daisey & Plume Footed Compote, Marigold Handled Creamer, Amethyst Strutting Peacock Lidded Sugar & Creamer, Blue Butterfly & Berry Footed Bowl, Blue Two (2) Flower Footed Bowl, Marigold Butterfly & Berry Footed Sugar, Amethyst Holly Hat, Amethyst Grape & Gable Ruffled Edge Bowl (N), Purple Star Of David & Bow Tie Ruffled Edge Bowl, Marigold Vintage Leaf & Grape Ruffled Bowl, Marigold Dugan Cherry Peach Opal Ruffled Edge Bowl, Marigold Wild Rose Footed Rose Bowl, Marigold Floral Opalescent Ruffled Edge Bowl, Amethyst Striped Ray Double Handled Bowl, Marigold Footed Bowl, Amethyst Grape & Leaf Crimped Edge Bowl, Marigold Rose Bowl, Marigold Sunflower Footed Bowl, Marigold Orange Tree Handled Mug, Pair Marigold Grape Mugs, Marigold Dogwood Ruffled Edge Bowl, Amethyst Striped Ray Crimped Edge Bowl, Amethyst Thistle Ruffled Edge Bowl, Marigold Grape Decanter, Purple Grape & Leaf Berry Bowls (N), Marigold Dragon & Floral Ruffled Edge Bowl, Marigold Floral Crimped Edge Bowl, Blue Peacock At Urn & Floral Ruffled Edge Bowl, Seven (7) Piece Amethyst Bird & Floral Water Set (N), Amethyst Orange Tree Footed Bowl, Marigold Crimped Edge Footed Compote, Marigold Grape & Leaf Handle Mug, Marigold Orange Tree Footed Bowl, Blue Song Bird & Floral Handled Mug (N), Amethyst Swirl Design Ruffled Edge Footed Bowl, Green Floral Ruffled Edge Footed Bowl, Marigold Peacock & Fountain Covered Butter Dish, Double Peacocks On The Fence Ruffled Edge Plate, Blue Good Luck Horseshoe & Floral Ruffled Edge Plate, Marigold & Clear Base Cherry & Leaf Ruffled Edge Footed Compote



Pieced & Applique Quilts: Floral & Drape w/ Bells, Rose Cross Stitch & Block Applique, Lone Star w/ Stars Applique, Erla Shower Geometric Applique, Irish Chain & Block Applique, Double Wedding Ring, Star Burst, Star Burst & Block Quilt Top, Quilt Frame
















Antiques/Personal Property: Ornate Oak Gingerbread Shelf Clock, Imperial Stretch Glass, Copper Fire Extinguisher, Belleek Swan, Belleek Sugar & Creamer, Brass Port Hole Mirror, Large Albany Glaze Crock, Stoneware Chick Waterer, Large Ironstone Covered Soup Tureens w/ Handles & Undertrays, Decorated Chocolate Pots, Wilton Armetale (Plates, Chalices, Handled Mugs, Animal Figural Handled Mugs, Nest Of Three (3) Autumn Leaf Half Mixing Bowls, Other Bowls), Fiesta Handled Pitcher, Fiesta Teapot, Corningware, Rooster Tin Cut Out, Coca-Cola Tray, Pair Of Cannonball Andirons, Painted Powder Jar, Wooden Stomper, Wooden Lift Lid Box, Various Resin Gnomes, Contemporary Painted Oval Banded Pantry Box, B & G Bells & Plates, Paper Mache Turkey, Hummel Figurine, R.S. Prussia Fruit Bowl, Wax Snowman & Santa Carvings, Gent Bust, Holmes & Edwards Flatware Set & Chest, Silver-Plate Castor Set, Art Glass Blown Eggs, Large Old Staffs Toby Figural Handled Pitcher, Royal Doulton Viking Toby Mugs, Western Germany Steins, Sail Ship Model w/ Wooden Base, Table Lamps, Large Rye Straw Basket, Germany Paper Mache Egg, “The Thinker” Statues, Various Assorted Brass Candle Holders & Figural Items, J & G Meakin Dinner Set Service For Eight (8), Floral Painted Gone With The Wind Lamp, Pair Baby Shoes, Medium Size Brass Rayo Lamp w/ Milk Glass Shade, Men’s & Ladies Wrist Watches, Ladies Jewelry (Necklaces, Bracelets, Pins, Costume), Cast Iron Ship Doorstop, Slag Glass Table Lamp, Modern Leaded Stain Glass Table Lamps, Finger Kerosene Lamp, Pedestal Bracket Kerosene Lamp, Child’s Wooden Flexible Flyer Sled, Indian Chief Statue, Drop Handle Milk Can, Library Of Books (Historical, Americana, Literature, Reference, Novels, Some Leather Bound)Pots, Pans, Kettles, Everyday Dishes, Flatware, Kitchen Utensils, And Many Other Items



Paintings/Prints: Sandra Coldren 19/100 “Belsnickle” Theorem, Sandra Coldren “Basket Of Still Life”, Sandra Coldren “Birds & Berries” Theorem, G. Todd “Three Heart” Theorem, Ornately Framed “Homestead Winter Scene” Color Litho Print, Framed Penny Cloth Bird On Branch, Gold Gilt Frame Watermelon & Still Life Painting, Large Oil On Canvas “Snow Capped Mountain Scene” Painting, Bremen Oil On Board Painting Hunter w/ Fox (Painting Signed), Still Life Flowers & Fruit Painting w/ Gold Gilt Frame, Ornately Carved Gold Gilt Frame Oil On Canvas “Children w/ Rabbit” Painting, Carroll Tobias Lady Fishing Painting, Peter Chan Framed Oriental Bird Print, Other Assorted Prints







Furniture: Nine (9) Piece Ornately Carved Exotic Burl Fruitwood Serpentine Front Hairy Paw & Claw Foot Dining Room Suite (Set Of Six (6) Two (2) Arm Chairs, Table, Buffet, Server), Victorian Ornate Carved Marble Top Parlor Table, Three (3) Piece Harden Cherry Bedroom Suite (Dresser w/ Shell Carving & Mirror, Three (3) Stack High Chest w/ Shell Carving, Nite Stand w/ Shell Carving), Four (4) Poster w/ Urn Finals Bed, Chippendale Camelback Upholstered Loveseat, Kneehole Desk & Office Swivel Chair, Queen Anne Wing Back Chair, Walnut Brown Marble Top Dresser w/ Brass Pulls, Mahogany Scroll Claw Foot Sofa, Pair Cherry Ethan Allen End Tables, Cherry Queen Anne Candle Table w/ Pull Outs, Cherry Hall Raised Panel Cupboard, PA House Cherry Diminutive Two (2) Over Two (2) Drawer Cabinet w/ Bracket Feet, Marble & Brass Floor Lamp, Tri-Foot One (1) Drawer Candle Stand, Depression Era Sofa Table, Oak Filigree Bed, Oak Bow Front High Chest Of Drawers w/ Mirror, Modern Painted Hutch, Upholstered Recliners, Floor Lamp, Leather Sofa, Oak Taboret Stand, Victorian Upholstered Sofa, Victorian Side Chair, Three (3) Shaker Style Web Seat Stools, Modern Lighted Mirror Back Curio Cabinet, Brass Bird Cage w/ Stand, Oriental Area Rug, Miraz 8′ x 11′ Oriental Wool Rug, Samsung Flat Screen Television, Huffy Girl’s 3-Speed Bicycle, Vintage Schwinn Boy’s Bicycle, Suncrest Super Chief 10-Speed Bicycle, Craftsman EZ Walk Mower, Outdoor Lawn Ornaments, Sun Dial, Frigidaire Window Air Conditioners

Note:  The Above Information Provided Is Believed To Be Accurate But Not Guaranteed!

Auction For:

James B. Riddle Estate

Jennifer L. Harrington, Executor

Auction Conducted By:

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