Winkle began to dream that he was at a club, and that the members being very refractory, the chairman was obliged to hammer the table a good deal to preserve order; then he had a confused notion of an auction room
where there were no bidders, and the auctioneer was buying everything in; and ultimately he began to think it just within the bounds of possibility that somebody might be knocking at the street door.
I discovered the name on a brass plate attached to the underside of a small, pretty walnut-veneered table, inset, below, in our Auction Rooms
at our Sale last week.
The sale will be held on September 11 at the Gardiner Houlgate auction rooms
in Corsham, Wilts.
We have thousands of buyers on our database and hundreds of buyers in our auction rooms
who want to buy your property."
Brian Cairns, owner of Jarrow Auction Rooms
on Bede Burn Road, locked the doors of the former church at about 6pm on Thursday.
Now I've got over 50 of them!" The items will be auctioned at 10am on Friday, November 10, at Chippenham Auction Rooms
The sale price at Bourne End Auction Rooms
, Bucks, almost tripled estimates and the private buyer remained anonymous.
Director Lawrie Stewart said: "Our philosophy of selling local property to local buyers through regional auction rooms
is a winning formula that is attracting extra instructions."
Despite it standing just 20cm (eight inches) high, an anonymous telephone buyer from China paid around 100 times its estimated value when it went under the hammer at Tennants' auction rooms
in Leyburn, North Yorkshire yesterday.
Auction House has 28 auction rooms
across England & Wales and accounts for 8% of all property auction sales in the UK.
have seen a boost from first-time buyers who see bidding as a way to get on the property ladder.
His grandson, Andrew Buchanan, called me in after he and Andrew, 83, hit a brick wall trying to trace Auction Rooms