Public Notice -Town of Bennington – Public Auction




Per 24 VSA Sec 1061, the residents of the Town of Bennington are hereby notified and warned of the Select Board’s intent to sell the following properties acquired via tax sale:

PROPERTY LOCATION                    TYPE

209 Pleasant Valley Road                Single Family w/cabins            

These sales are subject to the right of petition under 24 VSA Section 1061.  Any petition regarding any of these properties must be signed by at least five percent of the legal voters of the Town of Bennington, and must be submitted no later than thirty (30) days following the board’s decision to sell. (December 10, 2018)

Property conveyance is subject to all additional costs arising from sale.  Sale is “as is” condition. Sale is contingent upon removal of cabins, two mobile homes, and other outbuildings.  The residence and one or two garage buildings may remain. Note that asbestos may be present in cabin tile floors.  The successful bidder must pay 10% at the close of bidding, such payment is non-refundable.  Closing must occur within 21 days of bid.  A Quit Claim Deed will be provided upon closing. 

A viewing will be held at the site on Saturday, December 29th, 9:00 a.m. – 10 a.m.

A public auction will be held Monday, January 7, 2019 in conference room #2 at the Town Offices at 10:00 a.m.  Action is expected the day of the auction. 

Dated at Bennington, Vermont this 13th day of December 2018.


Stuart A. Hurd, Town Manager