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Crockery is part of the sale<br />
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The 'time capsule' contents of an entire country home are being auctioned for an estimated £150,000 in an everything-must-go sale.<br />
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The Prescott family, descendants of the poet Percy Shelley, bought Summerfield House in Exmouth, Devon over 120 years ago.<br />
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Over the decades they filled it with antique furniture, paintings, objet d'art and carpets and, seemingly, never had a clear out.<br />
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Its last owner died last year and there is nobody to pass the house or the £1.3m house on to.<br />
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Auctioneer Richard Bromell was tasked with valuing over 400 items to sell.