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“THIS OLD HOUSE” AUCTION FOR TWO EAST STATE STREET HOMES 420 & 428 East State, Mason City TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7TH @ 5:30 PM Auction held at the Fox On-Line Auction Center 316 4th Street NE, Mason City Inspection & Open Houses: Sunday, November 21st from 2:00 - 3:00 pm Sunday, December 5th from 2:00 - 3:00 pm Fox Auction Company will be offering “buyers choice” of two of Mason City’s oldest homes to be sold to the highest bidder through public auction! 420 East State is a 1608 square foot 5 bedroom 2 bath home with a newer two stall garage and a huge lot size of 82 x 182. Built in 1880, it is one of the earliest homes in Mason City. This home is perched above State Street with a large oak tree on the south side for shade. It has newer vinyl siding on the exterior and the interior has been stripped of the old lathe and plaster. Some new staircases and rooms have been studded up for enhanced room sizes and better flow, but, it is still a blank canvas for you to create your future dream home. 428 East State is a 2540 square foot, 4 bedroom home with a large enclosed porch overlooking the Rock Glen neighborhood and one of the best seats in town for the annual Band Festival Parade! A two stall detached garage is located on the north end of this spacious lot. This home was built in 1866, the year that the first railroad came to Mason City. Restoration work has begun with the removal of the old lathe and plaster down to the studs. This home offers updated electrical with breakers, a newer furnace and water heater and some new windows.The ornate oak staircase has survived as well as much of the hardwood flooring. There are currently 10 rooms to repurpose for those that like cozy spaces or move walls to create your dream layout. Join us at one of the two preview dates or give us a call for a personal showing. This will be considered a cash sale so please have all of your finances in order before auction day. These properties are in the process of restoration and will therefore be sold “as is, with all faults” Please see our website for full terms and conditions. For questions and more information, contact: Auctioneer/Realtor: Frank Fox 641-420-3243 Closing Broker: Brian Carlson 641-430-9335 Closing handled by Brian Carlson and Frank Fox of Exit Realty Mason City Call 641-420-3243 for more info! Auctioneer: Frank Fox

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