The Preston Guardian, Saturday, February 4, 1854;
Large sale of Furniture, Pianofortes, &c.
Mr. L. BROWN has been favoured with instructions TO SELL BY
AUCTION, without reserve, upon the premises occupied by Mrs. Middlehurst,
Bath-cottage, East Beach, in Lytham, (who is leaving the house and premises in
consequence of the intended alterations thereof,) on WEDNESDAY, the 8TH of
FEBRUARY, 1854, at Ten o'clock in the Forenoon, and One in the Afternoon,
THE whole of the HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND FURNITURE, comprising
Four-post, Camp, and other Bedsteads, with hangings ; two Press-beds, five prime
feather Beds, Pillows and Bolsters; Floss Beds, Mattresses, Quilts, Counterpanes,
Blankets, Bed-room Carpets, Chairs, Fenders, Fire-irons, Toilet-glasses, mahogany
Drawers, Desks, mahogany and painted Commodes, Dressing-tables, Washstands,
Towel-rails, Window Furniture, Chamberware, and other articles.
STAIRCASE AND LOBBY. — Lamp, Oil-cloth, Mats, Carpet,
DINING-ROOM.—Large Carpet, Hearth-rug, Fender, Fire-irons, Sofa
with cushions, Rocking-chair, large mahogany Dining-table, with D ends, Sideboard,
Garduvin ; Pianoforte (square), 5 ½ octaves, by Netting of Soho, London; Damask
Curtains and Drapery for two windows, Giese, China, Dessert Service, Chimney
Ornaments, and other minor articles, with eight Chairs, and two Arm-chairs.
DRAWING-ROOM.—Large Carpet, Hearth-rug, brass Fender and
Fire-irons, Chimney-glass, Sofa with cushions, China Ornaments, six Chairs and two
Arm-chairs with cushions, Window Curtains and Drapery ; a brilliant-toned Boudoin
Cottage Pianoforte, 6 7/8 octaves, in rosewood case, by Nutting, Addison, and Co.,
London, with repetition action, and which for touch and tone cannot be excelled,
—its original price 45 guineas, and will be put-up for sale at four o'clock.
KITCHENS.—An eight-days' Clock in handsome mahogany case, large
and small Dressers with drawers; Tables. Chairs, large Fender, Fire-irons,
Hastener, Bottle Jack, Plate-warmer, mahogany and other Trays' Culinary Requisites,
Kettles, brass and other Candlesticks; Coffee- mills, Dish-covers, Crockery in
great variety, Tubs, Mugs, &c.—Also one large Water-butt, and one
Lytham, 28th January, 1854.