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Capitol Hill Estate Sale

  • 1154 Federal Avenue East Seattle, WA, 98102 United States (map)

This beautiful grand manor on Capitol Hill is full of antiques, modern furniture, clothing, shoes, collectibles, instruments and sporting gear including a Tandem Bike!  Some of the highlights include:

  • 19th Century Edwardian Sideboard with beveled mirror.

  • Set of seven vintage Chippendale dining chairs (2 arms & 5 sides)

  • Polychrome Italian-style server with drawers and trays

  • Applause by Ovation 3/4 size travel guitar (with gig bag) Model AA13

  • Kramer Focus Classic electric guitar (made in Japan)

  • Concave corner cabinet with lighted interior

  • Selection of Raymond Waites Empire china

  • Pair of Ebonized end cabinets (side tables)

  • David Wight 'Tsunami Medium Double' art glass sculpture with lighted base.

  • Empire-style server

  • Assorted Neo-Classical and Modern Torchieres

  • Reeded Cabinet

  • Pair of Modern Upholstered Arched Sofas

  • Wrought-Iron-style glass-top coffee table

  • Leather Ottoman

  • Murano Art Glass

  • Assorted Botanical Prints

  • Judy Meryl Kaplan 'Moses Supposes' painting

  • V-Tone GM108 Guitar Amp by Behringer

  • Kate Harkins Mixed Media

  • Federal-Style Side Board

  • Asian Armoire

  • Large selection of Sci-Fi Books

  • Large selection of Modern Fiction

  • Large selection of Bike related books

  • Neo-Classical King-sized bedroom suite

  • Selection of Persian-style carpets

  • Outdoor two part chaise bed with sun canopy by Gloster

  • Twin bed

  • Santana Arriva SE Tandem Bike

  • Patriot electric wood chipper (like new)

  • Large selection of CDs

  • Large selection of classic rock and new wave LP records

  • Two Dyson Vacuum Cleaners

  • Craftique Taboret

  • Duck Decoy

  • Selection of Metal and Leather side chairs

  • Assorted cook books

  • Chefs Kitchen full of pots, pans, serving items and kitchen tools, Instant Pot, Rice Cooker

  • Assortment of Lenox china

  • Crafting, Sewing and Knitting supplies including a Bernina embroidery attachment

  • Office Furniture

  • Kate Spade, Coach and other designer hand bags

  • Coleman Camp Stove

  • Portable Work Box

  • Basket Weaving Supplies

  • Assorted skis, bindings, helmets and related sporting equipment

  • Assorted Travel bags

  • Large collection of Terra Cotta, Plastic and Ceramic Planters

  • Cycle Ops Bike Trainer

  • Magnum Airless Paint Sprayer

  • Hot Water Radiators

  • Dahon Folding Bicycle

  • Bear Vault

  • Tiffany & Co. Crystal Candy Dish

  • Vaportini

  • 18" pearl necklace with 14K clasp

  • Order of Merlin Magic Wand (really)

  • Patio Set with umbrella

  • Weber Gas Grill

  • And Much Much More.


Terms & Conditions


The address will be posted at 6am on Friday April 19th.

A blank sign-up list will be posted at the property at 6am on Friday to determine the order of entry at 8am the same day.

All lists are self-managed. If there is a problem with the list we will encourage the buyers to work it out among themselves. If you are not present at the time your name is called you will lose your spot on the list.

Doors open at 8am sharp on the first day of the sale (check listing for other days).

Cash & Credit Cards ONLY. NO CHECKS.

We do not charge any fees for credit cards.

You are responsible for loading out your purchases, bring packing materials and a strong back.

We will not have staff to assist with load outs they are needed inside the house.

No pricing is released before the sale.

Video Surveillance will be present during the sale.

Earlier Event: April 6
North Seattle Estate Sale
Later Event: May 3
West Seattle Estate Sale