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The William Hancock Trust Farmland Auction

Auction Property

Tract 1 (2)
Tract 3

Property Overview Details
SOLD FOR $11,292.96/acre average
County: Marshall, IL
Acres: 394.38 +/-
Type: Farmland and Mature Timber
Listing price: Live In-Person Auction with Remote Bidding Options

Contact Information
Mark Smith - #6 Heartland Drive Suite A
Bloomington, Illinois
Phone: 309-665-0053

LAND AUCTION – 11/16/2021

The Hancock Farm offers 394.38 +/- surveyed acres located 2.5 miles east of Lacon, Illinois on State Route 17. This farm will be sold Buyer’s Choice and Privilege in 3 tracts, featuring 2 tracts of prime farmland and 1 tract of combined tillable and recreational acres. Tracts 1 (77.26 +/- surveyed acres) and 2 (158.56 +/- surveyed acres) are heavily weighted by the coveted Muscatune silt loam soil type, with their respective Estimated Weighted Soil Productivity ratings being 141.4 and 136.9. Tract 3 (158.56 +/- surveyed acres) provides opportunities for a variety of visions in addition to offering excellent hunting for whitetail deer with tillable acres for income generation. While dominated by Mature Timber, Tract 3 is buildable and peacefully secluded off the beaten path.

Seller will retain the 2021 crop. Tenancy will be open for 2022. The farm will be sold based upon surveyed acres. The November 16, 2021, auction will be held at the Timber Ridge Golf Club at 10 A.M. Virtual online bidding will be offered to those wishing to bid remotely. Please contact Broker Mark Smith at (309) 665-0053 or MRSmith@firstmid.com for additional information.

Remote bidding for qualified bidders via our online bidding platform can be reached at our website a few days prior to auction or through the FirstMidAg App on your mobile device through the Apple or Google Play app stores. If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact Auctioneer, David Klein at 800-532-5263 or dklein@firstmid.com.

Tract 1: $16,600/acre

Tract 2: $14,000/acre

Tract 3: $6000/acre

Disclaimer: The information provided is believed to be accurate and representative. It is subject to verification and no liability for error or omissions is assumed. There are no warranties, expressed or implied, as to the information herein contained, and it is recommended that all buyers make an independent inspection of the property. Plat Map reprinted with permission of Rockford Map Publishers, Inc.