Pursuant to the terms of those certain Decrees of Sale entered in the Circuit Court of the County of Scott, the undersigned Special Commissioner will offer for sale at public auction the following described real estate at the County Office Building, 190 Beech Street, Board Room, Gate City, Virginia 24251, on Friday, February 28, 2020 at 2:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be affected.   The sale of such property is subject to the terms and conditions below and any such terms and conditions which may be announced on the day of the auction. Announcements made on the day of the auction take precedence over any prior written or verbal terms of sale.

For additional information, please see the Information Packet


Property Owner Identification Description
1. James & Nettie Estepp Tax Map No. 125-A-122

Acct. No. 2727

TACS No. 60451

761 Red Hill Road, Gate City, +/- 0.25 acre
2. Patricia Quillen Kerr Tax Map No. NM 79

Acct. No. 812

TACS No. 36197

DeKalb District, Highway 664, +/- 25 acres
3. Fred & Joan Davis Tax Map No. 121-A-35

Acct. No. 2450

TACS No. 36261

Moccasin Ridge, +/- 21.5 acres
4. Fred & Joan Davis Tax Map No. 142-A-32A

Acct. No. 2464
TACS No. 36261

Troublesome Creek, +/- 34 acres
5. Larry Bruce Sexton Tax Map No. 142-A-56

Acct. No. 5043

TACS No. 36317

4730 Daniel Boone Road, Gate City, +/- 1 acre
6. Joseph Cox (Estate) Tax Map No. 30-A-71

Acct. No. 5743

TACS No. 59924

Grouse Hollow Lane, Cowans Creek Road, Nickelsville, +/- 24 acres
7. Robert M. Fraysier, et al. Tax Map No. 14A-1-3-7

Acct. No. 5822

TACS No. 36333

Sequoia Drive, Stone Mountain, +/- 3.36 acres
8. Daisy & Billy Jack West Tax Map No. 17-A-15C

Acct. No. 6330

TACS No. 36428

Miller Yard Lane, Clinch River, +/- 12 acres
9. A.B. Nickels, et al. Tax Map No. 88-A-49

Acct. No. 9250

TACS No.407893

Hales Spring Road near Snowflake Road, Midway, +/- 16 acres
10. **REMOVED**


Tax Map No.

Acct. No.

TACS No. 35914

11. James & Evelyn Davis Tax Map No. 62-2-1A

Acct. No. 11831

TACS No. 35946

22475 US Highway 23 South, Duffield, +/- 6 acres
12. Ida Hill, et als Tax Map No. 48-A-2

Acct. No. 12161

TACS No. 59694

Near Stock Creek Way, Duffield, +/- 13 acres
13. Terry McCarthy Tax Map No. 139-3-10

Acct. No. 16026

TACS No. 101265

2 adjacent parcels – 3949 Waters Edge Road, Duffield, +/- 6.4 acres total (each parcel 3.2 acres)
Tax Map No. 139-3-9

Acct. No. 16255

TACS No. 101265

14. **REMOVED** Tax Map No.

Acct. No.

TACS No. 318978

15. Michael Clark Tax Map No. 130-A-26

Acct. No. 17061

TACS No. 36101

267 Ringfire Drive, Hiltons, +/- 10 acres
16. James & Regina Stallard Tax Map No. 68-A-16A

Acct. No. 18665

TACS No. 60815

Clinch River Bluff, DeKalb District, +/- 11.8 acres


TERMS OF SALE: All sales are subject to confirmation by the Circuit Court of Scott County. The Special Commissioner of Sale has the right to reject any bids determined to be unreasonable in relation to the estimated value of the Property. The highest bidder shall deposit twenty-five percent (25%) or One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), whichever is higher, at the time of the auction. Bids which are less than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) shall be paid in full at the time of the auction. Deposits shall not exceed Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000.00). Such sum shall be held by the Special Commissioner and credited towards the purchase price following confirmation of the sale. All deposits must be made in the form of personal check, traveler’s check, cashier’s check or money order. NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. There will be a 10% buyer’s premium added to the final bid to determine final contract price. The buyer’s premium is due at the time of the auction.


The balance of the purchase priced shall be deposited by the highest bidder with the Special Commissioner within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of the sale by the Court. Recording costs for deed recordation will be the responsibility of the successful bidder and will be due with the balance of the purchase price within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of sale by the Court. Properties are conveyed by Special Warranty Deed, subject to any easements, covenants, agreements, restrictions, reservations, and any and all rights of record which may affect the property.


All properties are sold in gross and not by the acre. Properties are offered for sale as-is, with all faults and without any warranty, either expressed or implied. Persons are encouraged to make a visual inspection of the property within the limits of the law and to obtain an independent title search prior to bidding on any of the properties. Bidders are strongly encouraged to make their own inspection to determine the suitableness of the property and it is assumed that all bidders will perform due diligence prior to the day of the auction. Any costs incurred by the bidder to inspect the property are at the expense of the bidder and are non-refundable.


Please be advised that in order to qualify as a purchaser at this auction, you may not owe delinquent taxes to Scott County and you may not be a Defendant in any pending delinquent tax matter. Questions concerning the properties subject to sale or the tax sale process should be directed to TACS online at, by email to, or by phone to (804) 612-9041, or by writing to the address below.

John A. Rife, Esq.
Taxing Authority Consulting Services, PC
RE: Scott County Auction
P.O. Box 31800
Henrico, Virginia 23294-1800