SATURDAY, MAY 25th 10 A.M. (CDT)

Waterfront Real Estate Auction

The Davis Property

4 Waterfront Building Lots with 2 Homes and a nice Garage/Shop on beautiful WEISS LAKE plus 4 Water Access Lots in the Bay Springs Community of Centre, AL.

Selling on location at 1081 County Road 26, Centre, AL

"There is no Life like the Lake Life"

     The Davis property has been part of the Davis family for several generations. We are privileged to offer at public auction this beautiful property consisting of 2 waterfront homes, 1 waterfront lot with a nice garage/shop, 1 vacant waterfront lot, and 4 interior lots with water access. These great lots are conveniently located to town in the Bay Springs Community.


The brick home is located on Lot 8. The main level features three large bedrooms, one bathroom, kitchen, large living room, and a den. A covered side porch has access through both the kitchen and den. The main level has pine paneling as well as pine square ceiling tiles throughout. The lower level features a bathroom, an open finished side, and an unfinished side. The home has central HVAC, natural gas with back-up heaters, public water, and a working well. The home also has a Generac Centurion 10KW Standby Generator. This lot contains 1.38 +/- acres. It has 669 +/- feet of waterfront and a pier with boat slip.

The frame home sits on Lot 5 and features three bedrooms, one bathroom, kitchen, living room with fireplace, utility room, front screened porch, and an attached two car garage. A hand dug well supplies water for the home. Public water is ran to the home but not connected. The property has a nice covered dog pen with concrete slab.

A nice 30' x 32' garage/shop sits on Lot 7 and has one garage door and one entrance door.

Lot 1: Water access interior lot with 0.70 +/- acres

Lot 2: Water access interior lot with 0.74 +/- acres

Lot 3: Water access interior lot with 0.73 +/- acres

Lot 4: Water access interior lot with 0.87 +/- acres

Lot 5: Waterfront lot with 3 BR, 1 Bath Home on 0.71 +/- acres with 145 +/- ft. on water

Lot 6: Waterfront vacant lot on 0.94 +/- acres with 100 ft. +/- on water

Lot 7: Waterfront lot with nice 30' x 32' garage/shop on 0.72 +/- acres with 100 ft. +/- on water

Lot 8: Waterfront lot with 3 BR, 2 Bath Home on 1.38 +/- acres with 669 +/- ft. on water & pier


This beautiful property rests on the banks of beautiful Weiss Lake which consists of 30,200 acres and is fed by the Coosa River, Chattooga River and Little River. Weiss Lake offers over 447 miles of shoreline with shallow flats, large coves, underwater drop offs and deep channels. It is considered "The Crappie Capital of the World". This property is nestled in the quiet countryside of northeast Alabama, and centrally located in the ABC Triangle of Atlanta, Birmingham and Chattanooga. This property is less than 5 minutes from Centre, AL, 25 minutes from Gadsden, AL and 35 minutes from Rome, GA. 

Cherokee County, Alabama is a great place to live, work, and play!

     This is YOUR opportunity to own some very nice waterfront lots and water access lots on Weiss Lake. 

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Things to know for this auction:


Auction Site: On location at 1081 County Road 26, Centre, AL 35960


Directions to Auction Site: From Centre at the intersection of US Hwy 411 and Hwy 68 Bypass (Huddle House), take US Hwy 411 South toward Leesburg 1.5 miles to County Road 26 (Fairview Church) and turn right, go 8/10 of a mile to property on the left. Auction signs are posted.


From Leesburg at the intersection of US Hwy 411 and Hwy 68 (Red light), take US Hwy 411 North toward Centre 1.8 miles to County Road 26 (Fairview Church) and turn left, go 8/10 of a mile to property on the left. Auction signs are posted.


Previews: An auction representative will be on-site on Sunday, May 19th from 2-4 pm and Friday, May 24th from 10 am-3pm for the viewing of homes and property.


Registration: You may register at the Friday, May 24th preview or registration begins 1 hour prior to auction start time. All interested persons must register to bid prior to bidding.

Terms:  There is a 10% Buyer’s Premium on the Real Estate that will be added to Purchaser’s bid to arrive at the final bid price. The 10% Buyer’s Premium will serve as a deposit and is due on the day of auction for the Real Estate. The deposit will be held in escrow until closing. Balance due at closing. Closing will be held on or before June 25th, 2019. This sale is not contingent on a potential buyer’s ability to obtain financing.


All property is being sold "AS IS" without any warranties, guarantees, or promises.

Restrictions: Any dwelling must have a minimum of 1,600 SQ FT of heated area exclusive of open porches, garages and basements. For a complete list of all covenants, restrictions, limitations and conditions contact our office.


Shoreline development on any lot must obtain approval by the Alabama Power Shoreline Management office. 

Survey/Development Fee: A per lot survey/development fee is due and payable by the purchaser on the day of the auction. Please check back as this fee will be posted as soon as it is determined. 

Concessions: Free BBQ will be served at this auction.



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