Image Courtesy of Countrywide Property AuctionsA house in Liverpool, England, where Paul McCartney spent some of his early childhood was sold at an auction on Thursday for 150,000 pounds, or about $231,000. The auction was hosted by the city’s famous Cavern Club venue.

According to the Liverpool Echo, bidding began at 100,000 pounds and escalated to the sale price in minutes. The winning bidder was an anonymous local resident who was in attendance at the auction.

McCartney and his family moved into the residence, which is located at 72 Western Avenue in Liverpool’s Speke neighborhood, when he was four years old and it reportedly is the first home in which he remembers living. It features a lounge, dining room, kitchen and hallway on the ground floor, while the bedrooms and a family bathroom are located on the second floor. In addition, gardens are located in the front and back of the house.

The sale was organized by Countrywide Property Auctions and real estate broker Entwistle Green, who also handled the auction of John Lennon‘s boyhood home at 9 Newcastle Road in 2013, and George Harrison‘s home at 25 Upton Green last year.

The Liverpool Echo reports that the seller of McCartney’s former home, Peter Thompson, is happy about the sale and “hopes the new owner enjoys it as much as he did.”

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