COVID-19 - Saleroom Update

Dear Customers,

We would like to thank you for your continued support and understanding through these unusual times. 

Please see the information below to understand how some of our services and processes have changed in order to keep our staff and customers as safe as possible. 

Auctions - now ONLINE only due to the current restrictions. This years auctions until further notice are going ahead online, with online viewing and collections by appointment only. Valuations are being conducted via email and video calls. Auction items can be dropped off by appointment only. 

Our auctions are available via live online bidding, commission bids or telephone bids. The auction will continue to be live online with video and audio link for those who wish to continue bidding from the comfort of their own home. 

BIDDING: We welcome your bids via live online bidding through EasyLive or The, and you can leave commission bids with us by emailing [email protected] 

VIEWING & CONDITION REPORTS: Viewing is online via the online catalogue. There will be no in person viewing so please contact us for condition reports. We are still offering virtual viewing - call the saleroom and we will provide live video links to the lots you are interested in. Call us on 01782 638100

We are providing our normal condition report service, providing written condition reports and additional photographs. Please email [email protected] to request a condition report.

SHIPPING & COLLECTION: We will be providing our usual thorough packing and posting service for all bidders. Collections are by appointment only under strict guidelines and can be arranged by calling the office on 01782 638100. Please note you must bring and use your own packing materials and pre-pay.

PAYMENT: Payment is required BEFORE goods are collected. Payment will only be accepted via bank transfer and card payments over the telephone (£250 limit for over the phone payments). Normal payment terms apply. 

Valuations during Covid19

We have several ways in which you can have your items appraised and valued by one of our experts during this time. 

Visit our Saleroom: Our Tuesday valuation days are currently suspended due to Tier 4 restrictions. We are however accepting items for auction through our drop off service. Please call the office for an appointment to drop items off at our Silverdale Saleroom.

Email Valuations: You can send us an email to [email protected] with details and a photograph (eg make, model, model number, measurements, condition) and one of our experts will provide information and auction estimates.

Video Valuations: Alternatively, you can ask for a valuation via 'Zoom' video chat or WhatsApp on 07831 855683, or via Facetime video link.

We can provide probate valuations and house clearance quotes from video content, either submitted to us or on a live video link on mobile phone.  

House Calls: Contact us to book a hosue call.

We have made adjustments in line with government advice and recommendations and will be continuing to implement changes as they are advised. We will endeavour to keep you updated with all of the latest news from the saleroom.

We would like to take this opportunity to send best wishes to all of our customers.

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