Location and Office Hours

Main Level
Courthouse
Room 112

414 W. Main St.
PO Box 119
Ellsworth, WI 54011

General Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm

Marriage License & Passports processed 8:00am to 4:00pm
(Closed Holidays)

Phone: 715.273.6744 or 715.273.6796
Fax: 715.273.6861

Staff Contacts

County Clerk
Jamie Feuerhelm - Ext. 6688
jamie.feuerhelm@co.pierce.wi.us

Deputy Clerk
Cyndi Kern - Ext. 6420
cyndi.kern@co.pierce.wi.us

Switchboard/Reception
Susan Brathol - Ext. 6000
switchboard@co.pierce.wi.us

 

 

 

 

Tax Deed Lands
Pierce County reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids.  Properties are sold ‘AS IS and WITH ALL FAULTS’, Pierce County makes no express or implied warranties, guarantees, or returns.  Please contact the County Clerk’s Office at 273-6744 if you have any questions.

 

File #433 (151-01020-0600)A part of Block 20 of the Original Plat of the Village of Maiden Rock described as Lots 1, 2, 6, 7,  and 8, and the SEly 45 feet of Lot 5 Except all that part of Lots 6, 7, and 8 lying southerly of Centerline of Second Street, more particularly described as:  All of Lots 1, 2, 6, 7, and 8 and all that part of Lot 5 bounded by a line described as follows:  Commencing at the Northeastern most corner of said Lot 5, thence Westerly on the Northern most line of said Lot a distance of 45 feet; thence Southerly in a line parallel with the western line of said lot to the southernmost line of said Lot 5; thence Easterly on said last mentioned line to the Southeastern most corner of said Lot 5; thence North on the Eastern most line of said Lot 5 to the place of beginning EXCEPT all that part of Lots 6, 7, and 8 lying southerly of the centerline of Second Street described as Beginning at the most Southerly corner of said Lot 8; thence North 44°01’88”West (assumed bearings referenced to the East-West ¼ section line Section 15, T24N, R16W, assumed to bear North 86°36’26”West)  a distance of 150 feet along the Northeasterly right of way line of Main Street (State Trunk Highway 35); thence North 45°58’22” East 78.22 feet along the Northwesterly line of said Lot 6; thence South 47°29’38” East 63.40 feet along the centerline of Second Street; thence Southeasterly 97.91 feet along a 118.31 foot radius curve concave Northeasterly whose chord bears South 71°12’08” East 95.14 feet along said centerline; thence North 85°05’22” East 3.30 feet along said centerline; thence South 45°58’22”West 128.06 feet, along the Southeasterly line of said Lot 8 to the point of beginning and except that part conveyed to the Village of  Maiden Rock in V 235 P 448. Appraised Value:  $15,000.00

Bidding Procedure

  • Sealed bids, marked “Tax Deed Land”, shall be received at the Pierce County Clerk’s Office at 414 W. Main St, P.O. Box 119, Ellsworth, WI, 54011, no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017; bids will be opened at 4:00 p.m. at the County Clerk’s Office.
  • Pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 75.69(1) the minimum bid allowable is set at the appraised value.
  • Enclose a copy of the ad or legal description of the property bidding on.
  • Include name, address, & phone number of bidder.
  • A cashier’s check or money order for the full amount of the bid is preferred & should be submitted with bid.  In lieu of check or money order an endorsed pre-qualification loan acceptance letter from a financial institution may be accepted.  Not more than 30 days will be allowed to secure financing & payment made for bid amount.  Payment shall be made payable to the Pierce County Clerk.
  • Bids will be submitted for final approval to the Finance & Personnel Committee at its meeting on Oct. 2, 2017 at 4 p.m., County Board Room, 414 W. Main Street, Ellsworth, WI 54011.
  • A Quit Claim Deed will be furnished by Pierce County to the successful bidder.  A separate & additional $30.00 recording fee is required to file the deed; check payable to Pierce County ROD.

Pierce County reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids.  Properties are sold ‘AS IS and WITH ALL FAULTS’, Pierce County makes no express or implied warranties, guarantees, or returns.  Please contact the County Clerk’s Office at 273-6744 if you have any questions.

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File #432 (106-01019-1000 & 106-01031-0200) Lot 1 of Certified Survey Map recorded in Volume 13 Page 80, document #537842 on August 13, 2012 and formerly described as:
106-01019-1000 –  Parcel 1:  The West 42 feet of Lot 2, and the East 45 feet of Lot 3, in Block 7, in the Original Plat of the Village of Bay City.
106-01031-0200 – Parcel 2:  A part of Block G of the Original Plat of the Village of Bay City, commencing at a point on the south line of said Block G where the north-south line between Lots 2 and 3 in Block 7 Original Plat would intersect if extended northerly to the south line of Block G; thence easterly on south line of Block G      42 feet; thence northerly parallel with the East line of Block G 75 feet to the North line of Block G; thence westerly along north line of Block G a distance of 87 feet; thence southerly 75 feet to the south line of Block G; thence easterly along the South line of Block G 45 feet to the Point of Beginning.Appraised Value:  $10,000.00

 

Bidding Procedure for all of the properties above

  • Bidding Procedure

    • Sealed bids, marked “Tax Deed Land”, shall be received at the Pierce County Clerk’s Office at 414 W. Main St, P.O. Box 119, Ellsworth, WI, 54011.  All reasonable bids will be considered.
    • Enclose a copy of the ad or legal description of the property bidding on.
    • Include name, address, & phone number of bidder.
    • A cashier’s check or money order for the full amount of the bid is preferred & should be submitted with bid.  In lieu of check or money order an endorsed pre-qualification loan acceptance letter from a financial institution may be accepted.  Not more than 30 days will be allowed to secure financing & payment made for bid amount.  Payment shall be made payable to the Pierce County Clerk.
    • A Quit Claim Deed will be furnished by Pierce County to the successful bidder.  A separate & additional $30.00 recording fee is required to file the deed; check payable to Pierce County ROD.

    Pierce County reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids.  Properties are sold ‘AS IS and WITH ALL FAULTS’, Pierce County makes no express or implied warranties, guarantees, or returns.  Please contact the County Clerk’s Office at 273-6744 if you have any questions.