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ABSOLUTE AUCTION – 4,200SF± Lake Home close to Gainesville, FL

Highest Bidder Buys - Regardless of Price!
Auction #180261

Beautiful Lakefront Estate will be SOLD to the Highest Bidder, Regardless of Price!

Ended Sat, Sep, 29th 11:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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ABSOLUTE AUCTION - Highest Bidder Buys, Regardless of Price! 


The Estate of Frank & Olive Inman



4,200SF± Lake Home on Star Lake in Hawthorne, FL

291 Star Lake Drive, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-8800-0000-0050


This Cedar-and-Stone home is nestled on 2± acres on Star Lake, which encompasses 250± acres of spring-fed water. This private water skiing and fishing lake is accessible only to the individual property owners. Beautiful property and heavily treed, the estate boasts a Cedar Building (50'x60') for motor home storage/shop and has a full bathroom with shower. On the Lake there is a covered Boat House with 2 boat lifts and a dock.


A dramatic 2-story Foyer sets the tone for this 4 bedroom, 4 full and 2 half-bath, 4,200± square foot heated & cooled, (6,400± square-foot total) Chalet-Style home. The Living Room features a 23’ foot wood beam ceiling with floor-to-ceiling windows offering breathtaking views of the water and a Stone wood burning fireplace. A large open kitchen boasts custom oak wood cabinets, ceramic-tiled countertops, Sub-zero refrigerator/freezer and large walk-in pantry. The expansive Master Bedroom with sitting area has a wood burning fireplace with an antique mantel, built-in entertainment center and double doors onto the deck overlooking the lake. The Master Bath has a whirlpool tub, separate shower, his-and-her vanities, his-and-her cedar-lined walk-in closets and full private bath. The additional 3 Bedrooms each have private full Baths, double doors opening onto the deck overlooking the lake and cedar-lined closets with built-in storage chests. 


The upper level has a 530 square-foot Loft with beautiful views of the Lake. Also, there is a 12’x42’ (504 square foot) unfinished room off of the loft that is perfect for storage and could be easily finished to make a great Game room, Play Room, Man Cave or additional Bedroom space.


A large deck wraps the entire back side of the house offering lush breezes and sweeping views of Star Lake.


Large basement with garage door under house provides even more storage. 


Also selling a VERY LARGE amount of Personal Property at this Auction. 


Additional Real Estate Will Be SOLD at this AUCTION:


2BR/1BA Lake Home on Star Lake (a few lots down from the big house)

1,362SF± Concrete block home on 1.18± acre lot.

Address: 311 Star Lake Drive Unit #2, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-0000-0020-0002


(3) Mobile Homes (Currently rented) 


840SF± Lake View Mobile Home on 1.15± acre lot

Address: 311 Star Lake Drive Unit #4, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-0000-0020-0000


672SF± Lake View Mobile Home on 1.16± acre lot 

Address: 311 Star Lake Drive Unit #1, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-0000-0020-0001


480SF± Lake View Mobile Home on 1.14± acre lot

Address: 311 Star Lake Drive Unit #3, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-0000-0020-0003


These Parcels will be offered separately and as a whole at the Auction. Combined they would make a beautiful 4.63± acre Lakefront property perfect for re-development or a grand estate.


19.33± Acre Parcel with Large Pond

(This property is located across the street from both 291 & 311 Star Lake Drive)

Address: 310 Star Lake Drive, Hawthorne, FL 32640

Putnam County Parcel: 18-11-23-0000-0030-0040



Auction will be held on-site at:

291 Star Lake Drive, Hawthorne, FL 32640




MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17th from 11AM - 2PM



Preview & Registration from 7AM


This Auction has a massive amount of personal property! There is truly something for everyone here and LOTS OF IT!


We anticipate running two auctions simultaneously, (one inside, one outside) so we recommend you bring your spouse or a friend so you do not miss out on anything!



1987 Ford F-250 Pickup Truck

1993 Nissan UD 1800 Truck

1986 Foretravel 40ft  Motorhome (Custom Built & Garage kept since Mr. Inman picked it up at the factory)

24ft 5th Wheel Trailer

(2) Enclosed Trailers

2003 Ford Crown Victoria LX

Ford 655A Backhoe Loader

(5) Boats

20+ Guns - Rifles, Shotguns & Hanguns:

Smith & Wesson Model 39-2 9mm Pistol 

Smith & Wesson Model 442 Hamerless .38 Caliber Revolver

Davis D-32 .32 Caliber Derringer

Davis DM-22 .22 MAG Caliber Derringer

Astra Firecat .25 Caliber

Glock 20 10mm Pistol

Glock 23 .40 Caliber Pistol

Taurus PT99 AF 9mm Para Pistol 

Mossberg Maverick Model 88 12ga Shotgun with Folding Stock

Mossberg 20ga Pump Shotgun

Mossberg 12ga Pump Shotgun

Winchester Model 94 Buffalo Bill Cody Carbine 30-30 - 38.5in Overall Length

Winchester Model 94 Buffalo Bill Cody Rifle 30-30 - 44.5in Overall Length

Investarm .410 Over Under Shotgun - Made in Italy

Springfield Model 67F Pump Shotgun

Mossberg Model 146B .22 Caliber Bolt Action Rifle

1862 Tower Enfield Musket - Civil War Rifle

Harrington & Richardson Model 700 .22 Mag Semi Auto Rifle

Remington Model 597 .22 Caliber Semi Auto Rifle

Ranger Double Barrel .410 Shotgun  

Interarms Amadeo Rossi The Overland 12ga Double Barrel Shotgun 

Beretta Model A 302 12ga Semi Auto Shotgun

Almost 500 boxes of Ammo!!!

Lots of Old Coins

1978 Yamaha Enduro 250 Dirt Bike

1979 Yamaha Enduro 100 Dirt Bike

(3) Mosler Safes

Kubota L2850 4WD Tractor

SCAG Turf Tiger ZTR Mower STT61A-25CH

Cub Cadet 50" ZTR Mower

Matthews Company LawnGenie Pickup Mower

Woods Dixie Cutter M5 Bush Hog Mower

Maletti LN 130 Rotary Tiller

Millrite MV Vertical Milling Machine 

ShopSmith Multipurpose machine

Lincoln Welders

Lots of Antiques & Collectibles

Lots of Household items and Furniture

Chickering Piano

Hundred of Cedar Wood boards

Star Wars Life-Size Watto Figure

Lenox China - Southern Gatherings

Enoch Wedgewood China - Made in England

Noritake China - Made in Japan

Gold China - Made in Japan

Roseville Pottery

Cast Iron Stoves

Big Cast Iron Pots


More Tools and shop items than you've ever seen!


Please check back soon for more pics and info. We have only just begun to go through this estate.



Real Estate Terms & Conditions: To register to bid, you must present a Cashier's Check, Certified Check or Cash in the amount of $2,500, made payable to Paul Newell, Attorney, Escrow Account. Winning Bidder must provide the balance of 10% as a Binder Deposit by check immediately after being announced the winning bidder, with the balance due on or before Thursday, November 29th 2018. Not subject to financing. 10% Buyer's Premium. Insurable title to the property is guaranteed. Should you not be the successful bidder, your check will be promptly returned to you.


Personal Property Terms:  Cash, Check or Credit Card (3% surcharge). 10% Buyers Premium. All purchases must be paid for in full on Auction day. Most items will be eligible for release on Auction day, including all items paid for by cash or having received approval from the Auctioneer. Auctioneer reserves the right to withhold release on other forms of payment until funds are confirmed. We will be on-site for 2 hours after the Auction for buyers to remove their purchases.  We will also have a pickup day for any un-released items or items you are unable to remove on Auction day.


Campen Auctions - Lic Real Estate Broker AB#2820 AU#3085
(352) 505-0560


Bidding Dates
Sep '18
09:00 AM
Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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