,'There was a laree, attendance at the land sale conducted by the National Mortgage and Agency Company in the 'Arcade' thife afternoon, and there was spirited bidding for the farm offered on account of the executors in" the estate of the late W. H. Hart, Highbank. The property, comprising^ 325 acres, was purchased by. Mr, C. Flynn at £36 lla per acre. "
Mr G. L. Pritchard's farm at Longbeach, containing 109 acres, was passed at £9,5s per acre. "■:- In the' estate of the h\te Edwin It. Thomas' a. dwelling house "Pembroke Villa" and 3 acres 6f land was sold to Mrs 'James Smith for £1000 i
Lot 2^' containing two roods' and on which is situated a; six-robmed house, was' purchased by"'the. present tenant, Mr A. Gates, for £260. . ;
.'Ldts 3, 4, 5, and .61'; containing three roods, situated betweeiv the premises of Messrs Thomas.Bros, and Messrs Baker and Brow^i,''were put up in two sections. The first, containing Mr McGlashan's bakery shop,' the fish shop occupied by Mr Jackson, and the intervening building lately occupied, by Mr E. Lithgow, car painter, was purchased by Mr 6; Biindy, the price being £1451. The remaining portion of'the block, containing several shops, was bought by Mr A. Young for £1000. „
'j.The-iNiZ. Farmers': Gp^op.:..in conjunction with Ferriman and Co., offers ed at auction to-day, on account of Mr W. Stevens, Ashton, two blocks, being lI.S. 26241; cohtainingvß2 acres -add^-Ri5.',35754, comprising, M acres. The ' properties ( were purchased by Mr F.'Ferrimanat""£6:>Ss'p'fer acre.
Mr A. .H. Sparrow''6 private residence and section, coniip'rising 1% acres, situated on the,, South-west Belt, was offered at'atrction to-day by the N. Z. Farmers' Co-op., and was passed at £1075.
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PROPERTY SALES., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9595, 26 April 1919
PROPERTY SALES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9595, 26 April 1919
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