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Lennon's first home sold at auction for £480k

John Lennon's house has sold at auction for £480,000. Credit: ITV Granada

John Lennon's house has sold at auction for £480,000.

Lennon's first home in the Wavertree area of Liverpool went under the hammer at the Cavern Club this evening.

He lived at the house until he was five years old. The house was sold to a telephone bidder from America.