The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

Local News

June 5, 2012

GOTL golf course FORE sale

GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE — Eighteen golf holes on 135 acres of village land will go on the auction block in five parcels or as a lot on Saturday as the owner of Deer Lake Golf Course liquidates land adjacent to Geneva State Park.

The auction, hosted by Kiko Auctions, will begin at 11 a.m. at the course, at 6300 Lake Road W., across from Breakwater Beach.

Geneva-on-the-Lake Councilman Don Woodward said the property, which was originally zoned as Geneva Township land, was annexed into the village to make it “more saleable.”

“The bank that owned the land came to council and asked us to annex the small part that was not in the village, the part that was in the township, so the total parcel would be all in the village,” he said. “They thought that having only one government entity to deal with would make it more saleable.”

Woodward said the Geneva Township trustees allowed the annexation.

Village Administrator Jim Hockaday said the property is dual zoned as residential/rural and residential business.

The auction includes 135 acres of land with a large banquet hall/club house that holds restrooms and a large dining or party area. The golf course has a gravel parking lot, several ponds, storage buildings and has free gas on the land.

The tree land was recently harvested for lumber, Woodward said.

The auction description lists open and wooded areas on the land, which joins Geneva State Park and campgrounds and is close to the marina.

The property is divided into five parcels, which can be sold separately or together, whichever brings the most money.

 

1
Text Only
Local News
Ashtabula County Alive
July 4 Celebrations 2014
Summer off to Big Start
Ashtabula County Flag Day 2014
Northeast Ohio Soap Box Derby 2014
Tour de State Line and Boating Season
Ashtabula County Memorial Day 2014
Sam Magill Sr. Memorial
Armed Forces Echo Taps 2014
Lakeside Loop Color Run
Keeping Ashtabula County Clean and Healthy
Canoe Race and Ashtabula Easter Events
The Taping of the Teacher: A sticky Sitation
18th Annual Polar Bear Plunge at Geneva State Park
House Ads
AP Video
NDN Video
CDC Director Warns Of A World Where Antibiotics No Longer Work Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot Samsung Pre-Trolls The IPhone 6 With New Ad Jimmy Kimmel Introduces His Baby Girl Swim Daily, Nina Agdal in the Cook Islands Guilty Dog Apologizes to Baby for Stealing Her Toy Prince George Turns 1 and is Already a Trendsetter Train Collides With Semi Truck Carrying Lighter Fluid Kanye West Tells-All on Wedding in "GQ" Interview Tony Dungy Weighs in on Michael Sam Scarlett Johansson Set To Marry In August New Star Wars Episode XII X-Wing Revealed Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB' Adam Levine Ties the Knot