5 bedroom home on full basement in the Covington Dells


1731 Dell Cove Dr. Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804

Monday, August 7th, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

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Spacious, move in ready 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home on full basement in the Covington Dells neighborhood.

Covington Dells is located on Illinois Road (SR14), just west of Hadley Road, is a cozy neighborhood that offers large lots with a private setting. Located in Aboite Twp and the highly desirable southwest schools district, most lots are close to 1 acre lots filled with mature trees, beautiful landscaping and express unique/one of a kind style homes. Inside this 6,500+/- total square foot home, the large foyer with a curved staircase and 17ft ceilings offers a grand entrance you can appreciate. The living room has hardwood floors flowing into the dining area with crown molding and large picture windows. A chefs kitchen includes a 9ft center island, granite countertops, Bosch stainless cooktop, double ovens and large bank of windows overlooking a back deck. The family room has hardwood floors, brick wood burning fireplace, built-ins, wet bar and the entry way into the Florida room with vaulted ceilings and a large amount of windows presenting a panoramic view of the nature filled backyard.

The master bedroom and ensuite has a large jetted jacuzzi tub, granite countertops, large walk-in closet and a handful of personal spa like touches. Upstairs are two sets of bedroom attached by Jack & Jill bathrooms. All of the bedrooms are large in size and provide nice sized closets. There also is access to a partially floor attic and other storage areas. The partially finished lower level offers a full bathroom, billiard/rec area, entertainment space, brick gas fireplace, exercise room and a storage storage area. It’s the perfect place for entertaining!

The attached 3-car oversized garage has plenty of work space, entry to the backyard and entry to an oversized mudroom/laundry area. Other features include large back wood deck with outdoor kitchen space, alarm system, beautiful landscaping with Koi pond, partially fenced backyard, large covered front porch and circle driveway for guest. This is a must see home! It offers a quite, nature loving feel close to town.



Monday July 24th @ 5-6:30 PM
Monday July 31st @ 5-6:30 PM

Property Features

  • PROPERTY FEATURES Main Level - Foyer:

    • 11’ x 13.5’
    • tile floors
    • 17ft. ceilings
    • curved staircase
    • guest closet in hallway

  • Living Room:

    • 17’ x 19’
    • hardwood floors
    • hanging light
    • large panoramic bay window w/ treatments
    • crown molding

  • Dining Room:

    • 14’ x 15.5’
    • hardwood floors
    • hanging light
    • picture window
    • crown molding
    • entry into kitchen

  • Large Eat-In Kitchen:

    • 15’ x 20.5’
    • laminate floors
    • blonde oak built-in cabinets
    • 9.5ft. breakfast island
    • granite countertops all around
    • large bank of windows overlooking back deck
    • hanging & can lights
    • crown molding
    • plenty of storage/pantry space
    • Bosch countertop range (gas)
    • GE double built-in ovens

  • Mudroom/Laundry Room:

    • 8’ x 26.5’
    • laminate floors
    • ceiling lights
    • lots of storage
    • utility sink w/ trash compactor
    • laundry folding table
    • washer/dryer hookups (both gas & electric)
    • utility door to backyard

  • Half Bathroom:

    • 4’ x 8’
    • laminate floors
    • vanity w/ mirror
    • wall lights

  • Family Room:

    • 15’ x 24.5’
    • hardwood floors
    • brick wood burning fireplace
    • built-in china cabinet
    • built-in storage, shelving & wet bar
    • bank of windows looking into Florida Room

  • Florida Room:

    • 13’ x 18’
    • laminate floors
    • vaulted ceilings w/ skylights
    • large amount of windows overlooking the backyard
    • lighted ceiling fan
    • access to back wooden deck

  • Master Bedroom:

    • 15.5’ x 17’
    • carpet
    • large picture window
    • large 6’ x 20’ walk-in closet in master bathroom

  • Master Bathroom:

    • 12.5’ x 20.5’
    • tile floors (18inch tiles)
    • jetted jacuzzi tub w/ shower head
    • separate stand shower
    • large vanity w/ vessel sink & granite top
    • wall & can lighting
    • plenty of storage
    • heated towel rack

  • Upper Level - Bedroom #2:

    • 15’ x 15.5’
    • carpet
    • dual closets
    • access to Jack & Jill bathroom #1
    • attic access

  • Full Bathroom #1:

    • 6’ x 11.5’
    • Jack & Jill style
    • laminate floors
    • stand shower
    • dual sink vanity w/ mirror
    • wall lights
    • linen storage cabinets

  • Bedroom #3:

    • 13’ x 13.5’
    • carpet
    • closet
    • access to Jack & Jill bathroom #1

  • Storage Room:

    • 7’ x 12’
    • carpet
    • ceiling lights

  • Bedroom #4:

    • 13.5’ x 14’
    • carpet
    • closet

  • Full Bathroom #2:

    • 7’ x 11’
    • Jack & Jill style
    • carpet
    • tub/shower combo
    • large vanity w/ mirror
    • wall lights

  • Bedroom #5:

    • 14’ x 15.5’
    • carpet
    • walk-in closet
    • 7’ x 9’ reading corner
    • service door to partially floored attic

  • Lower Level - Partially Finished Basement:

    Split into multiple functional rooms (2,158sf total)
    Rec Area:
    • 15’ x 37’
    • carpet
    • ceiling lights
    • (3) closets
    Enterainment Area:
    • 22’ x 30’
    • carpet
    • brick gas fireplace
    • ceiling lights
    • pony wall
    Exercise Area:
    • 8’ x 20’
    • ceiling lights
    • padded floors
    • utility door to side yard
    • sump pump
    Full Bathroom:
    • 5’ x 6’
    • stand shower only
    • wall mounted sink
    • built-in medicine cabinet
    • ceiling light
    Utility Area:
    • 15’ x 47’
    • concrete floors
    • ceiling lights
    • housing of all major utilities for the home
    • built-in workbench

  • Attached Oversized 3-Car Garage:

    • 24’ x 34’ (796sf total)
    • finished space w/ panel & pegged walls
    • concrete floors
    • dual wood garage doors
    • dual electric openers
    • ceiling lights
    • attic pull down access
    • utility door to backyard

  • Other Property Features:

    TAXES: $3,529.64 w/ exemptions (2016 p 2017)
    6,574 total square footage (4,416sf Above | 2,158sf Below)
    Built in 1972
    Association Dues: $100.00 per year (general maintenance items)
    • Allen County | Aboite Township | Southwest - SACS Schools | Covington Dells Neighborhood
    • Lot Size: 1 Acre Lot | City Sewer | Well Water | 1 1/2 Story Conventional Home
    • (2) Amana 90 Gas Furnaces w/ Space-Gard Air Cleaners & First Breath Purifiers | (2) Central Air Units
    • Estate 50gal. Electric Water Heater | Well-Rite Water Storage Bladder | Well/Trol Well Badder
    • (2) Sump Pump Pits | Large 24’ x 25’ Wooded Back Deck w/ Outdoor Kitchen & Built-In Hot Tub
    • Cedar Wood Exterior | Asphalt Shingles | 8’ x 46’ Covered Front Porch | Concrete Walks
    • Asphalt Driveway & Circle Drive | Anderson Crank Style Windows Throughout | Alarm System
    • Whole House Intercom System | Aqua Water Conditioning System | Gutter Guards
    • Large Amount of Landscaping & Mature Trees w/ Koi Pond, Partially Fenced Pet Area & Fire Pit
    • Located Southwest off Illinois Rd (West of Hadley Rd.) in the Highly Desirable Aboite Twp & SACS Schools

Personal Property


    W.M Knabe Baby Grand Piano w/ bench; 8ft pool table w/ accessories; Ping Pong Brand 9ft table w/ accessories; Yard-Man gas powered blower; Craftsman 5.0hp/24inch front tine tiller w/ Briggs & Stratton gas engine; GE side-by-side black refrigerator; Panasonic countertop microwave; Welso Cadence 400CS tredmill; AB Lounge Sport; dehumidifiers; outdoor patio furniture; RCA projection TV; misc. brass hanging lights; fireplace tools; misc. household & decor items.

Real Estate Terms

Buyer Brokers welcome (contact auctioneer for details).  $25,000 down day of auction, balance on closing.  Buyer(s) to pay winning accepted bid price plus a 2.5% buyers premium (2.5% of winning bid) due at closing.  Property sold subject to confirmation of the owner.  Property sold as-is, where-is.  Property sold for cash. (The sale of this property may be financed; however, the sale of this property IS NOT CONTINGENT to financing approval).  The information stated in this brochure are the opinions of the sellers, Scheerer McCulloch Auctioneers, Inc. and its agents, however, the decision to bid on the real estate property is entirely up to the individual bidders based on their own individual inspections, research and opinions. All statements, measurements, zoning and tax information are from reliable sources, however, are not guaranteed to be accurate. Statements made day of auction takes precedence over any and all previous oral or written matter.  Real estate closing within 35 days of auction.  *Real estate taxes: Real estate tax information stated indicates what the current owner is required to pay and is merely a guideline (the new buyer’s real estate taxes may or may not be the same as what the current owners is required to pay). Real estate taxes prorated to date of closing. 

Personal Property Terms

10% buyers premium on all items. Cash, MC/VISA. All items sold as-is. Statements made day of sale take precedence over printed matter. All sales are final. Not responsible for accidents.