Category: Sales Release

Microcar Museum Going Under the Hammer

The Hammond Collection of Microcars in Kent is being sold by Dorset based Charterhouse Auctioneers on Thursday 27th October. “This fabulous and fascinating collection of microcars has been built up over the past 40 plus years by Edwin and Jean Hammond.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Edwin loved his microcars and was well known for saving them […]

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Farm Fresh Bentley

A 1935 Bentley, which has been stored in an old cart shed for the past 68 years, has been unearthed and estimated to sell for £50,000-70,000 in the Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage cars on Wednesday 12th October. “Growing up as a child I thought every farm had old buildings hiding away classic […]

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Childs Play

A brace of kids pedal cars are in the Charterhouse September auction of automobilia. “So much of what we do is about nostalgia and these pedal cars are all about nostalgia.” Commented Richard Bromell. “The cars will appeal not only to collectors of toys and classic cars but also to kids, or rather their parents […]

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A Family Affair

A classic Jaguar, which has been in the same family for 62 years, is going under the Charterhouse gavel in their classic and collector car auction on Wednesday 6th July at the Haynes International Motor Museum. “It is amazing to see a car being owned and cherished by one family for such a long time.” […]

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It’s 1968 again at Charterhouse

Two classic sports cars, a Volvo and a Triumph both from 1968, are set to go head to head against each other at the Charterhouse classic car auction on 6th July at Haynes. “Whilst I admit to being around in 1968 I was just a toddler but today have a great love for cars and […]

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Classic Coopers Come to Charterhouse

Two classic Mini Cooper’s are coming to the Charterhouse classic car auction on 6th July at The Haynes international Motor Museum. “With more than 5.3 million classic Mini’s made they are still a regular sight on our roads.” Commented Richard Bromell. “However, it is the rare Cooper versions which can command the most money.” In […]

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Wheelie Good Auctions at Charterhouse

Charterhouse in Sherborne have a busy May, June & July when their auctions feature cars and motorcycles in all shapes and sizes. First up there is the Peter Bennett collection of twin shock trial bikes and spares, all being sold without reserve, on 31st May, then there is their collectors auction of model cars and […]

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Wonderful Wheels at Charterhouse

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage cars on 3rd March was another great success for them with nearly 80% of lots selling. “We have held several auctions at the prestigious Haynes International Motor Museum which is such a popular venue with excellent road and rail links.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Now we are fully […]

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Lovely Landy’s at Classic Car Auction

Two classic Land Rovers, which have spent all their life in the West Country, could leave the area for the first time when they go under the Charterhouse auction hammer in their classic car auction at Haynes on Thursday 3rd March. “Land Rover has such a loyal following whether old or new.” Commented Richard Bromell. […]

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Delightful Daimler Discovered

A Daimler Dart SP250 which has been discovered in an old garage in Bournemouth and needing total restoration is expected to sell for £10,000 in the Charterhouse specialist auction of vintage and classic cars on Thursday 3rd March. “It was the phone call you dream of as an auctioneer with the client saying her father […]

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