Town of Dighton-MA #22493

1700's Vintage Two-Story Wooden Farm House

Bidding is closed.
High Bid:$340.00
Bidding Ended: Tue, Sep 29  7:40:00 pm ET
High Bidder: cjar0884
Bid Increment: $10.00
Starting Bid: $50.00
Item Location: 949 Somerset Avenue, Dighton, Bristol, MA 02715
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1700's Vintage Two-Story Wooden Farm House

Lots of period details that are still recoverable

Home is approximately 2,800 square feet

Has an unfinished basement with a stone foundation.


Special notes:

The Town of Dighton, MA is auctioning off the historic structure and out buildings

Property located at 949 Somerset Avenue, Dighton, MA  02715

The Town will award the Structures, to the bidder with the highest price and best plan/use.

It is the INTENT of this auction to get the buildings removed from this site in their entirety.  No cherry picking of items will be allowed.

Bidder may choose to move the structures or dismantle them.  The land is NOT included in this sale.

The land must be maintained by the buyer in the condition it is in.  No dumping or excessive use will be permitted.

A building permit must be filed to either dismantle or move the Home.  Fees will be waived by the Town.

The buildings must be removed entirely from the site by date to be announced.

The Town will: 

1) Provide temporary fencing around the structure that will be maintained by the buyer.  

2) Remove and disconnect the Electric Service.

3) Remove and disconnect the Water service.

4) Identify and remove any hazardous materials/tanks from the buildings.

5) Remove the septic system and infill the foundation upon removal of structure.

The Buyer will:

1) Pull all permits from the Town, and provide insurances required for the work. 

2) Call in and get a Dig Safe on the property.

3) Coordinate with the Town as to their intent for the structure and provide a timeline for work.

4) Work diligently to process the removal, and not let the structure fall into worse or unsafe condition while it is being removed.

5) Properly dispose of all other unwanted building materials as required by law.

6) Maintain the temporary fence as to keep the site secure from unwanted access.

*Escorted viewing is available on a limited basis by emailing*

***Please review all Auction terms at left side of auction before bidding***

Terms of Sale:
All sales are final. No refunds will be issued. This item is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty, expressed written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected this item and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgment solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this item at the buyer request prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the item. Seller is NOT responsible for providing tools or heavy equipment to aid in removal. Items left on seller premises after the removal deadline will revert back to possession of the seller, with no refund.

MA License: Richard J. Klisiewicz III - AU3218

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Bid Date Bid Amount Bidder
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:12:45 PM $340.00 icjar0884
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:12:45 PM $330.00 iZeemmal
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:12:04 PM $310.00 icjar0884
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:12:04 PM $300.00 iZeemmal
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:11:20 PM $260.00 icjar0884
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:11:20 PM $250.00 iZeemmal
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:10:47 PM $210.00 icjar0884
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:10:47 PM $200.00 iZeemmal
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:10:30 PM $155.00 icjar0884
Sep 26, 2020 - 8:10:30 PM $150.00 iZeemmal
Sep 25, 2020 - 2:17:59 PM $115.00 icjar0884
Sep 25, 2020 - 2:17:59 PM $110.00 iBetsyRoss2020
Sep 20, 2020 - 6:04:09 PM $105.00 iBetsyRoss2020
Sep 16, 2020 - 10:06:06 PM $100.00 ikopach2012
Sep 16, 2020 - 10:06:07 PM $100.00 iJoncarlson
Sep 15, 2020 - 11:45:55 PM $50.00 ikopach2012