Ringwood Auctions
The Close
Ringwood, Hants
BH24 1LA
United Kingdom
01425 480178



In 2009, after an absence of 5 years, auctions returned to the charming market town of Ringwood. The Auctions are now run by Mike Briggs and Lynne Woodward and are happy to help you in valuing and auctioning your items. You can ring the office or just pop in for and informal chat, there is always someone there in normal office hours that can help.
The regular sales include sections dedicated to: Jewellery, Silver, Ceramics, Pictures, Works of Art, Collectables, Furniture

Buyers Terms & Conditions
All descriptions provided by Ringwood Auctions appearing in both the catalogue and on the web site are statements of opinion only. In all instances, prospective buyers should view the items prior to sale to completely satisfy themselves as to the age/condition/authenticity of a lot. Neither Ringwood Auctions nor the seller shall be liable for any mis-statements or omission from a lot's description.

Printed sale estimates are guide prices only and items can sell both above and below our printed estimates. Estimates do not include buyer's premium.

All clients must register with Ringwood Auctions to obtain a paddle number before bidding in each sale. In some instances identification may be required before a paddle number is given. We are able to receive absentee and telephone bids prior to the sale at our discretion. Where two or more identical commission bids have been left on one lot, the first bid received by Ringwood Auctions will take precedence.

Please note: Ringwood Auctions reserves the right to refuse and registration or bid at their discretion.

18% Buyer's Premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot without exception with VAT at the prevailing rate added to the Buyer's Premium

All purchased lots must be paid for in full, including premium, before the item is released from the saleroom. Payment can be made in cash or cheque with supporting bank card.

Once an item has been paid for, collection can be made during the sale at the discretion of the saleroom staff or immediately after the sale. Deliveries can be made at a charge. Any item not collected within 3 working days following the sale will be removed to our store where storage charges will apply.

All items left for sale with Ringwood Auctions are insured whilst in our care. Following a succesful sale, ownership and liability immediately transfer to the purchaser.

Sellers Terms & Conditions
Estimates & Reserves
The estimate on a lot is a guide only and should not be presumed as a guarenteed selling price of a lot. Reserves are at the recommendation on Ringwood Auctions and shall remain confidential from prospective buyers.

Entry/Lotting Fees
£2 per lot (+VAT) will be charged on every lot offered for sale irrespective of value of the lot or whether the lot sells.

Seller's commission of 15% (+VAT) of the hammer price will be deducted from the proceeds of sale on all sold lots.

Unsold Lots
Any item which fails to sell at auction may be re-offered for sale at the discretion of Ringwood Auctions subject to revised estimates where appropriate.

Provided Ringwood Auctions has received payment from the purchaser, proceeds of sale minus all deductions outlined above will be sent to the seller 14 days after the sale date.

All items left for sale with Ringwood Auctions are insured whilst in our care. Following a succesful sale, ownership amd liability immediately transfer to the purchaser.
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