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Methodist Home for Children in Wilmington To Be Sold at Auction

A stately Wilmington landmark in the Forest Hills Subdivision will be sold to the highest bidder at or above $300,000 on April 15, 2010 at 10 a.m. Name your price for the residence featured in the CW Series One Tree Hill! Proceeds of the sale will benefit the Methodist Home for Children.

The amenities of this premier 4100 SF brick residence are not common for more contemporary housing. The master bedroom has an adjoining sitting room and dressing room with built-in vanity, shelves and twin closets. The kitchen features a breakfast nook, butler’s pantry and food preparation sink. The lay-out also offers endless possibilities with a first floor bedroom/bath that could function as a library, office, or den.

The auction is being conducted by Tranzon Fox at the property on April 15, at 10 a.m. The home will be open for inspection during the Wilmington Azalea Festival Open Houses on April 8. You may tour this property from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on April 8 and 1 1/2 hours prior to the auction on April 15. Don’t miss this opportunity to buy a landmark home AND benefit the Methodist Home for Children!

Tranzon Fox, headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA (VAAF 423, NCAF4953) is a full-service real estate auction company and is a member company of Tranzon, LLC comprised of 26 offices nationwide.

For complete details about the auction, visit property FX1591 at or call 800-868-0458. Interested bidders may also contact Blanche Chissum at 910-297-5141.

For more than 100 years, the Methodist Home for Children (MHC) has provided care for North Carolina’s youth and families. Founded in 1899 as a traditional campus-based orphanage in Raleigh, MHC is now a community-based agency active throughout North Carolina, especially in the central and eastern regions. MHC provides an array of programs and services to:

ensure that children grow up in safe, loving homes
educate parents and caregivers about how best to nurture children and young adults
help young people navigate adolescence and
work to eradicate the social and family problems that lead to abuse, neglect, family disruption, and child abandonment.

For more information regarding the Methodist Home for Children, visit