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Turn of the Century Home & Contents Auction


Real Estate — $137,500

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September 14


9:00 am


210 East High Street
Jeffersonville, IN  47130

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10% Non-refundable down payment day of auction, balance due in 40 days. Taxes prorated to the day of closing. Possession at closing. Selling as is without contingencies, all inspections welcomed prior to the auction.

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Selling live onsite for the Estate of Bernardo Carducci this turn-of-the-century cape cod style two-story home with finished attic and detached garage on one half-acre lot just one block from the Ohio River and minutes to downtown Jeffersonville. Also selling a barn found vintage ‘76 Chevrolet Corvette, ‘73 Mercedes Benz, ‘71 Yamaha motorcycle, and a ‘93 Lincoln Town Car, plus his eclectic collection of personal property including art, furniture, musical instruments, antiques, decor, and household items.

Bernie was an IU Southeast psychology professor for 37 years, a director of the IU Southeast Shyness Research Institute, a book author, and an original member of the Derby City Cigar Club where he was known as the “Cigar Guy”. He was described as having a bigger than life and one of kind personality which shows through in his eclectic style and collection.

REAL ESTATE (Sells @ 11am)

  • One Block From River Near Downtown Jeffersonville
  • Private 0.46 Acre Lot on Dead End Street
  • 1,966 Square Feet on Two Floors + Finished Attic
  • 3 Bedrooms – 1.5 Baths – Full Basement
  • Detached Oversized One-Car Garage
  • Near Walking Bridge, Shopping & Entertainment

Spacious two-story cape cod style home built in 1929 features a gambrel roof, a finished third-floor attic, full basement and an oversized one-car detached garage on a private 0.46-acre lot with wrought iron fencing located near downtown and the Ohio River. Home features family room with fireplace, formal dining, eat-in kitchen, half bath on the first floor with full bath and three bedrooms up, hardwood floors, covered patio, french doors to private deck, hot water heat and window AC units. An 11’ x 24’ finished attic space is perfect as a bonus room or as a secluded reading area. This home sits at the end of a dead-end street amongst mature trees providing shade and character to this unique property. Excellent opportunity for a homeowner looking to restore this stately home to its original glory.


  • Duke Electric
  • Vectren Gas
  • American Water
  • Jeffersonville Sewer

Real Estate Taxes & Exemptions


  • Jeffersonville Township (Annual) – $1,349


  • Standard — $45,000
  • Homestead Supplement — $30,275


VEHICLES (Sells after Real Estate)

1976 Chevrolet Corvette Vin # 1Z37L6S419083, 1973 Mercedes Benz 4S 3212 Vin # 1603212002399, and 1993 Lincoln Town Car Executive Vin # 1LNLM81W2PY716277 and 1971 Yamaha R5-350 metallic purple motorcycle with no title, Serial # 011688.


Five modern stainless steel lounge chairs, retro blue vinyl sofa, retro white vinyl futon sofa, three-piece 1940s Waterfall bedroom suite, 1950s chrome dinette table, four 1950s chrome and vinyl chairs, stainless steel and wood hall trees, retro office desk, stainless steel coffee table, glass top console table, leather chair, end tables, office furniture, wicker rocking chair, dresser and mirror, bamboo bar, metal file cabinets and a large collection of outdoor patio furniture including able, chairs, benches and grapevine cast iron wrap around tree bench.


Pancordion accordion in a travel case, Lyric accordion, La Duca Bros Milwaukee accordion, unnamed accordion in case, La Valencia acoustic guitar and an electric keyboard.


Lifesize King Tut replica tomb, large selection of cigar memorabilia including cigars, boxes, books, wrappers and more, retro Westclox Nocord starburst wall clock, Beatles LP record art, vintage LP record collection including Queen, Woodstock, The Beach Boys, Jimi Hendrix, The Eagles and more, retro McGraw Electric Zero metal fan, large collection of vintage bar items including mixers, seltzer bottles, travel bar kits, Pappy Van Winkle 20-year-old bottle, wine collection, vintage wine bottles, Silverstone vintage radio, vintage Columbia kitchen scale, large book collection, lava lamp, aquarium, costume jewelry, vintage pitcher and canister set, Kentucky Derby glasses, large Asian folding fan, quartz watches, large collection of retro silk ties and pocket squares, art pottery pitcher, Louisville Stoneware dishes, retro metal tumblers, gargoyle statues, Playboy cocktail party books, collection of Italian culture items including a pasta maker, travel books and novels, Saturday Night Live coffee table book, cast iron door knocker, kitchenware, CDs and DVDs, space heaters, hand tools, wheelbarrow, yard art incuding concrete planters, birdbath, metal flamingo and more.


Large retro brass floor lamp, several retroes and modern table lamps, dozens of framed photos, mirrors, framed movie posters, dozens of decorative statues and figurines, large art pottery vase and more.

SELLER Bernardo Carducci Estate


From downtown head east on E. Market Street 1.2 miles to left on Jackson Street to an immediate right onto E. High Street. Home on left.

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