Bob & Christine Keeling Trust


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Auction Schedule

Live On-Site Auction

Began: 11/23/19 at 10:00 AM EST

Ended: 11/23/19 at 5:00 PM EST

Location: 627 Rayford Circle, Rutledge, TN 37861








Location: 627 Rayford Circle Rutledge, Tennessee 37861. Located near Cherokee Dam Grainger County.

Directions: From Jefferson City follow Hwy 11-E (W Broadway Blvd). Turn right at traffic light across from Tennova Hospital onto Old Andrew Johnson Highway. Go one mile and turn left onto Hwy 92. Go 5.2 miles and turn right onto Lakeshore Road. Go 2.1 miles and turn right onto Rayford Circle. Watch for signs.    

Home: Wonderful home, barn and 6.18 acres with 380 plus feet of beach like frontage on the lake. Inside this home are kitchen, large dining area, laundry on main level, three bedrooms, three full baths, full basement with drive thru garage. Fireplaces are located on upper levels and basement with a wood elevator beside fireplaces. Another amenity is the central vacuum system. Plenty of storage outside with the 35’x48’ barn and power and water hook-up for the RV. Surrounding the home are mature trees, persimmon tree and a picturesque landscape.

Utilities: Currently connected to public power, water and well.

Personal Property & Vintage Items: Tarnish resistant flatware, service for 8 • Kitchen table with fold down wings and 2 chairs • 2 Vintage soda tables (from a pharmacy in Knoxville) • Fireplace set • Iron frog • Set of antique irons • Butcher block • Vintage rocking chair • Coke glasses and Coke pitcher • Tom's peanut jar • Shawnee Corn bowl • Set of Belgium pitchers • Vintage wooden toys • Vintage tricycle and trailer • Vintage typewriter and metal typing table • Several Quilts • 17 piece tea set • Several cigar boxes • Lineman tools • Antique hand drill with drill bits • Black & Decker sander • Craftsman portable wet/dry vac • Wooden Pet Dairy crate & 24 glass Pet milk bottles • Wooden Coke crate & 24 glass coke bottles • Webcor record player • Oil lamps • Vintage Sunbeam stand mixer • Anchor Hocking deviled egg plate • Dukes of Hazzard lunch box & cracker tin • 2 Army style water dispenser • Childs desk and chalkboard • 2 Vintage Coca Cola coolers with bottle opener • 4 Crystal Daisy snack sets • Hot tub • RCA stereo • Vanity with bench • Tackle boxes with tackle • Sunbeam wagon popcorn maker • Vintage universal food and meat chopper • Several hand saws • Antique log rolling tool • Tool boxes with tools • Vintage First Aid Kit • Vintage metal trucks • Antique Westinghouse refrigerator • Revco antique chest freezer • Cast iron skillets • Log arms • 3 fireplace screens • Gas grill and much, much more!

Inspection: Auction company representatives will be onsite November 22nd from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM to viewing and registration. The home will also be open on Sunday, November 17th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM for viewing. Call Ritchie Broyles at 423-312-2604 with any questions, to get a survey or to view the home prior to the auction.

Terms: Real Estate:10% down day of sale with balance due at closing in 30 days.  A 10% buyers premium will be added to the final bid price.  Internet bidders 11% buyers premium.  Personal Property: Cash or approved check day of sale.  A 10% buyers premium will be added to the final bid price for live onsite bidders.  For internet bidders a 15% buyers premium will be added.  We will accept debit and credit cards.  A 3% convenience fee will be applied to the debit/credit transactions.

Attention: Food, large tent, chairs and restroom facilities will be onsite for this fast-paced exciting auction.  For more information, contact Ritchie Broyles at 423-312-2604.  To see more photos and list of items, go to Auctioneer ID# 3387.  Items may be added or deleted without notice.

Comments From The Auctioneer: Mr. Keeling is 90 plus years young.  He and his family has enjoyed this lakefront paradise for many years.  He is no longer able to keep it due to his health.  Now is the opportunity for the new owner to enjoy.  Make sure you attend this live onsite auction and be prepared to bid and buy!  Online bidding also available with

Notice: Prospective buyers (bidders) shall receive a ten-day opportunity prior to sale date to conduct a risk assessment of inspections for the presence of lead-based paint hazards & must waive their opportunity to conduct any further inspection on sale day.  The notice is for any house built prior to 1978.





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Broyles Real Estate & Auction Co. F.L.4755
530-A West First North St.
Morristown, TN 37814
Phone: (423) 586-6103
Phone: (423) 312-2604
Fax: (423) 586-4152