Concierge Auctions and Alliance Sotheby's International Realty to Sell Private Knoxville, Tennessee Estate on Over 2 Acres at Auction

Bids to be accepted October 20th-26th for 7,200+ square foot home in premier Knoxville neighborhood

PR Newswire
Sep 16, 2011

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A 7,200+ square foot custom home privately tucked away on more than two acres of land featuring unique luxury amenities including an indoor pool and hot tub will sell at auction, Concierge Auctions has announced. Bids for 6800 Shinnecock Lane will be accepted October 20th-26th at, with a Starting Bid of $900,000 and a Buy it Now price of $1.35 million. Previously listed for $1.9 million, the sale is being conducted in cooperation with listing agent Debbie Elliott-Sexton of Alliance Sotheby's International Realty.

"Custom ironwork surrounding the estate sets the tone that this is a special place. The details and amenities are rare and extraordinary, particularly the large lot and indoor pool," Elliott-Sexton stated. "This auction presents a significant opportunity to own a Southern gem for your own bid price. The seller is motivated to find a new owner next month, and we look forward to working with Concierge Auctions to make that happen."

The gated drive off of Shinnecock Lane provides a grand entrance to this 7,273-square-foot custom home, a five-bedroom estate perfectly situated on over two acres of manicured grounds. The carefully handcrafted home offers breathtaking views, ultimate privacy and top-of-the-line amenities. The indoor pool is a signature feature of the estate, as is the solarium-style architecture boasting ceilings and doors that open in the summer months. There is also an indoor hot tub, media room and library. A separate guest house with a garage is an ideal place for family or guests to stay while visiting. There are also an additional two home sites contiguous to the estate and available for purchase. The inclusion of these sites would create an unsurpassed property, where room to roam and privacy would be even further enhanced.

"Following our recent sale alongside Debbie Elliott-Sexton and Alliance Sotheby's International Realty of Villa Collina, a gorgeous, 36,000-square-foot estate modeled after an Italian villa, we're thrilled to be back in the hills of Knoxville and to be partnering with them again," stated Laura Brady, Vice President of Marketing for Concierge Auctions. "Luxury buyers searching for premier Southern real estate should take note of this tremendous opportunity to live in ultimate privacy, while near all of the amenities of Knoxville."

Knoxville is the third-largest city in Tennessee, and home of the University of Tennessee's flagship campus. Knoxville is home to a rich arts community and has many festivals throughout the year. Its contributions to old-time, bluegrass and country music are numerous. In April 2008, Forbes Magazine named Knoxville among the Top 10 Metropolitan Hotspots in the United States. Knoxville is located just an hour and a half drive from Asheville, South Carolina and three hours to both Nashville and Lexington, Kentucky.

Buyers can place bids from October 20th-26th at A 2.4% commission is offered to the buyer's representing broker. The property will be available for preview on Sundays from 2 to 5 pm and daily by appointment. For more information visit or call 800-436-0346.

About Concierge Auctions: Concierge Auctions is the preeminent luxury real estate auction firm serving high net worth sellers nationwide. Through an accelerated marketing process Concierge has a track record of obtaining fair market value in as little as a 60-day timeframe. As a preferred auction partner to Sotheby's International Realty® the company has executed auctions from New York to Hawaii and hosts a database that includes more than 100,000 luxury real estate buyers and cooperating agents from all 50 states and 38 countries. The principals of Concierge Auctions have been involved in the transfer of more than $2 billion in luxury real estate sales over the past 10 years. For more information, call 888-966-4759 or visit

SOURCE Concierge Auctions