For all auction enquiries contact David Wilson-Turner: [email protected]
PLEASE NOTE THE BUYERS PREMIUM HAS INCREASED TO 26% OF THE HAMMER PRICE
THE SALEROOM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AND WE ARE NOT OFFERING PUBLIC VIEWING. HOWEVER, APPOINTMENTS CAN BE MADE TO VIEW OR PARTICIPATE IN THE AUCTION BY CALLING THE RELEVANT AUCTION HOUSE PRIOR TO THE SALE.
PAYMENT IS BY BANK TRANSFER AND CARD PAYMENT VIA WORLDPAY. (NO PAYMENT OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE ON LOCATION)
COLLECTION IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE
WORLDWIDE POSTAGE IS AVAILABLE ON MANY ITEMS. PLEASE CONTACT OUR POSTAGE TEAM. [email protected]
Transfer of Lots Between Sites For Postage or Collection
We offer a transfer service for lots purchased at our auction houses – Etwall (head office) London, Banbury, Royston, Tunbridge Wells and Bishton Hall, Staffs.
For both postage and collections requests, a transfer fee is payable, this depends on the location of the item but usually starts at £10 plus VAT per invoice unless between Etwall and Bishton which is £5 (+VAT).
These fees are in addition to the postage and packing fees. This service does not include furniture and we are unable to transfer this between sites.
Buyers Premium is 26%.(+vat)
Internet surcharges - .Charges vary with each bidding platform, currently this is 7% (+VAT) on Saleroom.com and free on Hansons Live. Please check each sale before proceeding to bid. Information available at hansonsauctioneers.co.uk
Minimum Lot Charge £6 (+vat)
Payment of items and Storage Charges
Timely collection of items is imperative as storage space is limited.
Furniture: Lots must be paid for and collected within 3 days after the furniture sale, items remaining after this timescale will incur a storage fee of £50 +VAT per week.
General items: must be paid for and collected within 5 working days of the end of the sale, after that storage charges will apply which will vary between £10-£20 + VAT per week dependent upon volume of items/space required to store.
Hansons advises that the auctioneer will commence and advance bidding at levels and increments he considers appropriate and is entitled to place a bid or series of bids on behalf of the Seller up to the reserve on the lot, without indicating he is doing so and whether or not other bids are placed.
AUCTION: At www.the-saleroom.com or www.hansonslive.co.uk . Note - additional bidding fees apply to the-saleroom.com. Hansons Live offers free online bidding.
BIDDING METHODS: live online with a visual video feed at the above two platforms
WATCH THE AUCTION (NO BIDDING): Twitter - @HansonsAuctions , Facebook - @HansonsAuctioneersUK or YouTube - Hansons Auctioneers
ENQUIRIES/IMAGE REQUESTS/CONDITION REPORTS: must be received in good time and no later 12pm the day prior to each auction by email to the relevant office.
ABSENTEE BIDS: must be received no later than 12pm the day prior to the auction by email with your full name, billing address & phone number to the relevant office.
PHONE BIDS: bookings must be requested by 12pm the day prior to the relevant auction by email request to the relevant office. Limited lines available and offered on a first come basis. We cannot guarantee phone bid availability, especially those made at short notice.
Thank you for reading the above and we wish you all ‘happy bidding’.