3 BR/3.5 BA Water View Home in the Smith Mountain Lake Community of Mountain View Shores--ONLINE ONLY BIDDING!!

3 BR/3.5 BA Water View Home in the Smith Mountain Lake Community of Mountain View Shores--ONLINE ONLY BIDDING!!

106 Sherwood Dr., Huddleston, VA 24104

BID NOW!!  ONLINE ONLY BIDDING!!--Smith Mountain Lake Community!! 

3 BR/3.5 BA water view home on 1.11 +/- acre lot in the Smith Mountain Lake Community of Mountain View Shores -- This home is approx. 75% complete, so the new owner can personalize to their liking -- Water view lot on acclaimed Smith Mountain Lake -- Outbuilding --  Located only 20 miles from Rt. 29, and a short drive to Lynchburg, Roanoke & NC Line!!

Only $100,000 Starting Bid!!  Online Only Bidding Closes Tuesday, May 7, 2024 @ 3:00PM (Eastern) 

  •   Mar 19 @ 3:00pm EDT (Start)
  •   May 7 @ 3:00pm EDT (End)
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SOLD!! $386,100



This home is approximately 75% complete, and the potential awaiting the owner is incredible.  Sitting on an extremely valuable water view lot, this is an incredible opportunity to own a primary residence or weekend lake get away at Smith Mountain Lake!!  Place your bids and make it yours!!


Please bid early and often & understand that the online only bidding begins to close on Tuesday, May 7, 2024 @ 3:00PM (Eastern).

Home Tour:  Tuesday, April 30 @ 11:00AM SHARP! (Feel free to bring your inspector/contractor).  Please contact Kelly Strauss for more information (540-226-1279)


The following description is directly from the owner:

  • Broke ground in 2014
    • Structure was up and siding on the house in 2016
    • Roof shingles went on in 2017 (it had ice shield rubber material on the roof to protect it during that time).
  • Built with extra thick footers, and steel beams.
  • Approx. 3,800 +/- sf. on all three levels (please conduct you own due diligence)
  • Has a large deck on the back of the house, and front covered porch (550 +/- sf.).
  • All Windows are high efficiency
  • Spray foam insulation throughout other than the ceiling of the top floor (along the vaulted ceilings).
  • Most of the plumbing in the house is PVC, with multiple shutoffs for different rooms/levels of the house. There has been some replaced with Pex towards the end of the run.
  • Electric tankless water heater
  • 400 amp service to the house from the street
    • Uses Southside Electric Cooperative for electric
  • Comcast high-speed internet and cable usable in the house (including gigabit service!)
  • Septic is rated for 3 bedrooms, plans in the photos above are the design used for it, and include the permit from the health department. The system is an Advantex system.
    • Drain field is up towards the top of the property
  • Water is from Bedford county, using a community well (water tower is just up the street).
  • Top level:
    • Vaulted Ceilings
    • Bathroom is finished and usable with a double vanity, walk-in shower, and water closet, and LVP flooring
    • Linen closet in bathroom
    • Large bedroom with lots of windows and natural light. Bedroom is framed and dry walled and includes 2 closets
    • Electric is run and wired
    • Carrier Mini-Split HVAC with 2 heads
  • Main-Level:
    • Has an occupancy permit
    • Luxury vinyl plank flooring throughout
    • High ceilings in bedroom, kitchen, and dining area.
    • Has Carrier Mini-Split HVAC system with 4 heads (one outdoor unit, so they all must cool or heat at the same time).
    • Includes 1 finished bedroom w/ceiling fan
    • 1 full bathroom w/2 vanities, walk-in shower (tiled w/seat) and water closet
  • Kitchen w/stainless steel appliances, including freezer-on-bottom fridge, dishwasher and electric range.
  • ½ bathroom
  • Windows on of the back of the house looking at trees/water.
  • Laundry area on main level
  • Large living room with ceiling fan


  • Walk-out Basement:
    • Very high ceilings (which is uncommon for a basement)
    • Unfinished
    • Currently has a bar top, with built-in shelving to the concrete
    • Includes a fridge
    • 2 areas that could be the 3rd bedroom (the other can be a den)
    • Jack & Jill bathroom with walk-in shower & luxury vinyl plank flooring.
    • One of the areas that could be a bedroom has luxury vinyl plank flooring.
    • Tall exterior door.
  • Exterior includes a long driveway
  • Exterior also has a wooden shed that was recently built.
  • Below the Deck has the possibility for a nice patio
  • HOA includes storage lots for boats & RVs and private boat launch
  • Located only 20 miles from Rt. 29, and a short drive to Lynchburg, Roanoke & NC Line!!
  • Tax Map:  258D 2 10; Deed Book:  7585; Bedford County Yearly real estate taxes:  $1,638; HOA fees:  $175 per year; Home was built in 2016 & has vinyl siding exterior; $15,000 deposit (wired funds or certified check ONLY) is due immediately after confirmation of final bid and the balance due at closing within 30-45 days;  WE GUARANTEE A FREE & CLEAR DEED
  • Only $100,000 Starting Bid!!

FOR REALTORS:  if you have been working with a Realtor, please have them CLICK HERE and complete their broker participation form.  In order for the Realtor to be compensated, broker forms must be completed and submitted no later than 5 pm on the day before the auction (5/6/24), and all terms adhered to.


TERMS:  Thank you for your interest in this property. Contact Kelly Strauss if you need additional information (540-226-1279).

This online auction is not contingent on or subject to financing, appraisal, survey (property lines), study period or inspections of any kind, as agreed to by bidders at registration prior to bidding, and specified in the Offer to Purchase and Contract. Property is sold in as-is condition with no warranties or guarantees of any kind.

Per the contract, “TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE,” and you should proceed to closing immediately. You must close the transaction on or before 30-45 days from auction date.  If your closing is delayed for any reason, by you, as purchaser, or other parties working on your behalf, including any lender you involve – you may be declared in breach of the contract, forfeit all deposits made, and could be additionally liable for any and all court costs, any price difference in a subsequent resale of the property, and all future auction costs incurred by the seller and Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc.

Bid with confidence, but please do not delay your closing!

Terms & Conditions

Contract for Sale of Real Property: This property is offered under the specific terms provided in the contract. The Contract for Sale of Real Property is available at www.nichollsauction.com in the property information packet package located from within the “DOCUMENTS” section. Please read and review the contract thoroughly prior to bidding on any property. If you have not read and reviewed the Contract for Sale of Real Property, Do Not Bid!

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. has the sole authority to resolve any bidding disputes as they may arise.

Bidder Verification: The identity of all bidders will be verified, bidding rights are provisional, and if complete verification is not possible, Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. will reject the registration, and bidding activity will be terminated.

Online Terms: A $15,000 earnest money deposit will be required from the successful purchaser.  At the close of the online auction, and seller confirmation, the successful bidder will be emailed or given the contract package to execute and return to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. Upon being declared the high and successful buyer, the credit card that you registered with will be charged $500 toward your deposit. The successful bidder’s remaining earnest money deposit ($14,500) must be in the form of cashier’s or certified check (United States Bank) or wire transfer to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. and is due immediately. The entirety of the remaining balance is due at closing. Purchaser shall be responsible for all wire transfer fees. You may be asked to show proof of funds for the deposit (via text or email) prior to being approved to bid.

Buyer’s Premium: A 10% buyer’s premium will be added to the final bid price to determine the total contract price. 10% Buyer’s Premium Example: Bid Price: $100,000 Plus 10% Buyer’s Premium: $10,000 Total Contract Price: $110,000

Contracts: Contract Packages will be sent by e-mail to the high bidder, who must execute and email, fax or overnight mail back to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., within 24 hours of receipt. If the successful bidder does not execute and return their contract with earnest money deposit within 24 hours of receipt they will be considered in default and subject to legal action. This is a legal binding contract.

Auction Administrative Fee: In the event a winning bidder fails to submit the signed ’Contract for Sale of Real Property’ and deposit earnest money as provided in the pre-stipulated Auction Terms, the winning bidder will be charged an administrative fee of $15,000 on the credit card provided at auction registration. Additional default remedies are reserved by Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., and the Seller as provided in the Auction Terms & Conditions and the ‘Contract of Purchase’. All administrative fees are non refundable.

Closing: Time being of the essence, these sales shall be closed on or before 30-45 days from auction date.  The purchaser will pay for all of their closing costs associated with the transaction.

Agency Disclosure: In all transactions, the auctioneer is acting as agent for the seller, not as buyer’s agent. Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. reserves the right to remove or cancel the bids and or bidding rights and privileges of any party, deemed not to be in the best interest of the seller, at any time. At auctions with reserve, the seller and/or auctioneer reserves the right to bid.

Disclaimer: All information contained herein is believed to be correct to the best of the auctioneer’s knowledge. The information is being furnished to bidders for the bidder’s convenience and it is the responsibility of the bidder to determine that information contained herein is accurate and complete.

Any reliance on the contents shall be solely at the recipient’s risk. Bidders must conduct and rely solely upon their own investigations and inspections. The property is being sold ’AS IS’ with any and all faults. Please review all information supplied, and seek appropriate assistance prior to bidding.

Realtor Representation: Pre-approved (no later than 5:00 pm Eastern on 5/6/24) realtor representation is compensated. Real estate agent must fill out and submit realtor representation form by time stated above and adhere to all rules in order to be compensated.

Technical Issues: Neither the company providing the software nor the auction company shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason. The online bidding will begin to close on Tuesday, May 7, 2024 @ 3:00 PM (Eastern).  If there is bidding in the last few minutes before the auction closes, extended bidding will commence. If there are no bids within 2-3 minutes, the auction will end. This procedure prohibits any last second 'sniping' from taking place.  In the unfortunate event of a DDOS attack or server attack/shut down, the auction company reserves the right, but is not required, to change the bid closing deadline.