ONLINE ONLY - Historic Home in Ellettsville, Indiana for Sale

Start Bidding:

4/5/2024 10:14:00 PM EDT

End Bidding:

5/8/2024 6:00:00 PM EDT

Event Date:

5/8/2024 6:00:00 PM EDT
  • Historic Home in Ellettsville, Indiana for Sale

    Real Estate

    Enchanting countryside retreat discover the epitome of country living with this captivating homestead boasting nearly 10 acres +/- of endless potentia

Welcome to a piece of history—a timeless gem that is this quaint 4-bedroom, 1-bathroom residence, dating back to its construction in 1899. Nestled in the heart of small-town USA, Ellettsville, In, this home is a tribute to nostalgia and potential, offering a lifestyle rich in community and comfort.

  • Auction Date: Online Only - Bidding ends May 8 at 6 pm

  • Preview Dates:

    • Sunday, April 14th @ 1:00 pm

    • Monday, April 29th @ 6:00 pm

Convenience abounds with nearby amenities including the library, corner gas station, post office, local coffee shop, kids' park, and nearby baseball diamonds, allowing you to immerse yourself in the vibrant pulse of the neighborhood. Whether attending the annual Fall festival or simply enjoying leisurely walks along the picturesque streets, the spirit of the community warmly embraces you.

Indulge in the timeless pleasures of downtown living, from lazy Sunday afternoons spent on the inviting front porch sipping sweet tea to cozy evenings gathered by the fireplace, reminiscing about cherished memories. For the weekend enthusiast, a detached two-bay garage awaits, equipped with overhead openers, ideal for embarking on DIY projects or tinkering with automobiles and an additional garage attached on the backside of the home.

This captivating abode eagerly anticipates its next chapter, beckoning you and your loved ones to fill its walls with laughter, warmth, and unforgettable moments. Revel in the unique character and endless possibilities of this special home, where every corner exudes love, joy, and the tranquility of small-town living.

Key features include custom woodwork gracing the entryway, a living room adorned with built-in display cabinets and a gas fireplace, a dining room featuring a ceiling fan and custom window storage nook, and a kitchen illuminated by large windows with views of the backyard, complete with a ceiling fan and pantry. The sunroom offers a haven of natural light, while Bedroom 1 boasts access to the front porch and a walk-in closet. Upstairs, Bedrooms 2, 3, and 4, along with a study with a storage closet, offer comfortable retreats. The bathroom features a window and a full shower with a tub, while plush carpeting and plaster walls throughout the entire house provide an air of coziness and tradition.

Conveniently located just 1 hour from downtown Indianapolis, 16 minutes from downtown Bloomington / Indiana University, and 2 hours and 6 minutes from downtown Louisville, with RBBCSC school district within a 3-5 minute drive. Utilities include Smithville, Centerpoint, Duke Energy, and Ellettsville utilities, ensuring modern comfort and connectivity.

* “Gas Log” fireplace is NOT operational/ functional

Auction Links:


203 S. Sale Street 
Ellettsville, IN 47429 

Legal Description 

009-05180-00 SHARPS 1ST PT LOTS 71, 72 & VAC ALLEY; L71A 

  • The property will be sold at Public “Online - Internet Auction”, ending May 8, 2024 
  • The property will be sold subject to seller’s confirmation (sells with reserve). 
  • Property sells As-Is with no warranties expressed or implied 
  • The auction is Subject to prior sale (the property can be purchased prior to the end of the auction) 
  • The seller reserves the right to cancel the auction at any time prior to the final bid closing 
  • Buyers Premium An 11% buyer’s premium will be added to the final bid and charged to the buyer, the final bid plus the 11% Buyer’s premium will establish the final sales price. 
  • A down payment of $5,000.00 must be paid by the successful bidder by direct wire transfer within 24 hours of acceptance of the auction contract by the sellers. Down payment will be payable to John Bethell Title Co. The down payment deposit will be non-refundable; your bidding is not conditional upon financing, so be sure you have arranged financing, if needed, and are capable of paying cash at closing. The balance of the purchase price will be due via a wire transfer to the closing company, on delivery of insurable title on or before June 21, 2024. A promissory note will be signed along with the down payment. 
  • Final closing is NOT contingent upon financing. 
  • The property will be conveyed by a Trustee’s Deed 
  • The seller agrees to furnish buyer(s) with an owner’s policy of Title Insurance Policy at closing. 
  • Real Estate Taxes: the taxes will be prorated to the day of closing. 
  • Closing: Closing shall take place at the office of: John Bethell Title Company - 2626 S Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47401 
  • Closing fee will be paid by the buyer
  • Closing will be held on or before June 21, 2024. 
  • Possession will be granted at final closing. 
  • The successful Bidder shall execute electronically an “Auction Real Estate Sales Contract” for the property immediately after being declared the Successful Bidder by the Auctioneer. 
  • Each potential Bidder is responsible for conducting at their own risk, their own independent inspections, investigations, and due diligence concerning the property. Further; Property sells as-is with no warranties expressed or implied 
  • JDC Group, INC dba United Country Coffey Realty & Auction and their representatives are exclusive agents of the Seller. 
  • All announcements made up to the final close of the Auction bidding take precedence over all advertising, oral or printed material. 
  • All information was gathered from reliable sources and is believed to be correct as of the date this brochure is published; however the seller or auctioneers have not independently verified this information. Auction plats and drawings are not to be relied on ad are for representation purposes only. Its accuracy is not warranted in any way. There is no obligation on the part of the sellers or auctioneer to update this information. 

SALE SITE: Internet Only 


The viewing of the property will be at the viewer’s own risk. The Seller, Auctioneer nor the Listing Agency may not be held responsible for accidents. 

For questions call or text Gabrielle Getts, cell: 812-340-3295, Rob McConnell 812-821-7783. Jimmie Dean Coffey or Cody Coffey at United Country Coffey Realty & Auction (812) 822-3200 office (812) 360-6005 Jimmie Dean’s cell or (812) 360-8383 Cody’s cell. 


Questions? Contact Us!

Rob McConnell

(812) 822-3200

Roberto Diaz