Estate Sale Round Up: May 2-4

... and a horse named 'Patches'

You'll need either a lead harness, a truck, or a photography fetish this week.

Mid-Century Home Decor
This Northwest Hills home is filled with classic furnishings. Drexel dining set, including six chairs, hutch, sideboard, and console; mid-century long low sofa; a pair of button-tufted velvet chairs; vintage dropside tea cart; Drexel accent tables; Drexel bar server cabinet; Drexel game table and four chairs (dinette size); pair of overstuffed chenille chairs; pair of ottomans; walnut coffee table; antique dropleaf table; six Nichols & Stone vintage Windsor chairs; antique ladder back chair with rush seat; antique rocker; antique headboard and full-size mattress; mahogany dressing table; mahogany sewing cabinet; antique marble top dresser; antique marble top washstand; pair walnut twin beds w/mattresses; pair of French provincial twin beds w/ mattresses; Drexel French provincial tall chest of drawers and matching nightstand; vintage maple dresser and mirror; traditional Kindel Bedroom Suite including tall chest of drawers, dresser with mirror, writing desk, headboard w/ pillowtop mattress (full size) and nightstand; two vintage crystal chandeliers. Collectibiles: porcelains by Beswick, Herend, Goebel, Baccarat, Spode, Fitz & Floyd, Beleek, Royal Crown Derby. older china by Pope-Gosser, Lamberton, Windsor Ware brown transferware, and Spode Christmas Tree teapots. Vintage magazines from 30's to 70's – Look, Life, House Beautiful, Ladies Home Journal, McCall's; vintage ladies hats; Madame Alexander dolls, Vogue Dolls, and a very old Bye Lo Baby doll; embroidered linens; Sabino glass figurines; large rabbit collection: figurines, plates, cookie jars, candles, bowls, vases, pillows, items in glass, porcelain, wood, in all sizes. vintage turntable and lots of LPs. No checks. Cash and credit cards with ID are accepted. 3929 Knollwood, 78731; Fri.-Sat., 8am-4pm

Calling All Brawn to Marble Falls
You'll need some muscle on this trip to get your loot back to the house. This is the sale of a retired Air Force Colonel who lived on this secluded property for over 30 years and never threw anything away. It's a big house, an oversized garage and three outbuildings stacked full of tools and fishing gear. Cash and credit cards with ID are accepted.4848 Travis Oaks, 78654; Fri.-Sun., 10am-3pm.

Having Fun Yet?
You will be soon, as the entire contents of this 5,000 square foot home must be sold. High-end furniture, linens, decorative items, kitchen, garden and garage items. Ethan Allen British Isle king bed; Hooker Sanctuary trestle dining room table and chairs; Primitives bookshelves; Pottery Barn mirrors; two Maitland-Smith screens; Theodore Alexander Inlaid entrance table; antique buffet, desk, chairs; UT chairs; poker table and chairs; Stanley bedroom furniture; paintings. Decorative garden items, iron, pots, plants, and tools such as DeWalt, Ryobi, Mastercraft, miter saw, table saw, sander, buffer, gas edger. Cash sales only. 3314 Far View, 78730. Fri., Sun., 9am-4pm.

Southwest Austin Estate Sale
Located in the Circle C area, this home boasts dining room furniture, items for the patio and yard, or rare vintage cameras. Canon Zoom 250 Super 8 camera in original case; 11 Piece Konica camera set in original case; and Konica vintage cameras. Formal dining table and china cabinet by American Drew; antique chest on chest; antique porcelain French mantle clock; antique Austrian wild game plates/platter; stemware; Bavarian china; vintage fine crystal cut glass lamp; coral table lamp; metal file cabinets; two wedding gowns; two American Drew small chests; Radio Flyer red wagon; vinyls from the 60's; costume jewelry; oak TV armoire; Schnadig Pouf sofa & ottoman; oak pedestal round dinette table; cherry two-door armoire; vintage ladies' gloves; Whirlpool washer & dryer; wheelbarrow; hand tools; lace curtains. Cash, Checks, and credit cards accepted. 6500 Way Ln., 78739. Fri., 10am-7pm, Sat., 9am-4pm.

Okay, We've Got a Horse
Cheryl Seeley spent thirty five years of training in Hunter jumper, Western pleasure, Dressage, Eventing and Medieval fighting, she is also well-known for her summer camps, school shows and trail rides. If you are interested in pursuing competition in the equestrian world, this is the sale for you. Start with: a beautiful horse named Patches who is a Friesian cross and stands over 17 hands tall. There is also a huge selection of halters, lead ropes, riding helmets, tie downs, bits, tubs, and grooming essentials. Also, water troughs, feed buckets, six English saddles, three western saddles, farm implements such as antique plow, rake, disk and auger; a 16' flat bed trailer with sides, large metal coral panels. Other items include an antique rock polisher, antique whet stone grinding wheel; 1970's Honda mini bike, barbeque pit, two desks, two Relax the Back leather message chairs; Primitive antique collectibles; square dancing attire; scuba gear; kitchenware; three sewing machines including two rare German Pfaff sewing machines; three kitchen tables with chairs; kitchen items; vintage railroad  lamps; tools, Snap On tool box, and more. Numbers will be available at 9:30am; cash and credit cards accepted. 9313 Hwy. 183 S., 78747; Fri.-Sun., 10am-5pm.


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