*IMPORTANT AMENDMENT NOTES: THE COUNTRY HOUSE FINE ART & LIBRARY AUCTION, INCORPORATING DECORATIVE ART & DESIGN AT BISHTON HALL
NOTE: ONLINE ONLY AUCTION. STRICTLY NO VIEWING AT BISHTON HALL
RE-SCHEDULED DATE: Thursday 21st May (Lot 1 onward), Friday 22nd May (Lot 2,000 onward), Monday 25th May (Lot 3,000 onward) & Tuesday 26th May (Lot 4,000 onward) from 10.30am each day
AUCTION: BIDDING ONLINE ONLY: at www.the-saleroom.com or www.hansonslive.co.uk . Note - additional bidding fees apply and can be found at the relevant sites.
BIDDING METHODS: live online with a visual video feed from Bishton Hall at the above two platforms
WATCH THE AUCTION (NO BIDDING): Twitter - @HansonsAuctions , Facebook - @HansonsAuctioneersUK or YouTube - Hansons Auctioneers
VIEWING: STRICTLY NO ON-SITE VIEWING. All Lots can be viewed at the above two sites and www.hansonsauctioneers.co.uk
ENQUIRIES/IMAGE REQUESTS/CONDITION REPORTS: must be received in good time and no later the day prior to each auction by email to [email protected] or 01889 358050
ABSENTEE BIDS: must be received no later than the day prior to the auction by email with your full name, billing address & phone number to [email protected] or by phone on 01889 358050.
PHONE BIDS: bookings must be requested the day prior to the relevant auction by email request to [email protected] or 01889 358050. Limited lines available and offered on a first come basis. We cannot guarantee phone bid availability, especially those made at short notice.
PAYMENT: Winning bidders will receive an email at the end of the sale. This will have a CLICK AND COLLECT/POST button. After payment is made buyers can arrange collection or postage by following the process and contact information on the invoice. Any queries please email [email protected] or dial accounts direct on 07469 353076.
COLLECTION IN PERSON FROM BISHTON HALL: after payment is received and cleared in full, buyers will be able to contact Hansons to arrange a 'safe click and collect' collection window at Bishton Hall. NOTE: There will be NO collection available from Bishton Hall on auctions days. Collection of Lots will be available from 9am Wednesday 27th May by appointment only on 07725 514855 or [email protected]. Hansons are closed to the public without exception. We encourage collection appointments be made from Wednesday 27th May to Friday 29th May 9am to 4.30pm. If this is not possible, we will endeavour to accommodate collections after this date.
POSTAGE: please email our in-house postage team for a quote at [email protected]
LOCAL & NATIONAL DELIVERY OF LARGE/VALUABLE LOTS: please contact our recommended haulier Rob Allsebrook for a quote on 07970 094883 or email [email protected] . Haulage payments are made directly with the haulier.
Thank you for reading the above and we wish you all ‘happy bidding’. If you have any queries with regard to the above, please contact Adrian Rathbone from 11th May on 07843 061921.
STORAGE FURNITURE CHARGES WILL BE APPLIED WITHOUT EXCEPTION IF TERMS ARE NOT MET.
Buyers Premium is 20%.(+vat)
Internet surcharges - .Charges vary with each bidding platform. Please check each sale before proceeding to bid.
Minimum Lot Fee £5(+vat)
Payment and Collection for smalls is required within 5 working days from the end of the Sale.
Furniture must be paid and collected within 3 working days of its sale date.
Storage Charges for smalls will be levied at £5 per lot per day if not collected within the 5 working days. Furniture must be collected within 3 working days storage charges will be levied at £5 per lot per day.
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.