March Specialist Auction now over Three Days

Our next specialist auction is now starting to be uploaded online. Over three days, the auction will feature many toys, models, games and other collectibles from many makers and genre. Items of particular interest include a fine collection of construction models including Classic Construction Models, the start of a fine Tractor Collection of the late Brian Halling featuring Mike Karslake issues, a varied Aviation Archive Collection, Matchbox Regular Wheels Prototypes, Dinky Military Diecast, fine and varied Meccano, Herald Plastic Figures and much more, with the sale concluding with the taxidermy collection of the late taxidermist Roger Whapshott.

Important Sale Update

Our specialist sale for February will now take place over three days, Wednesday 11th, Thursday 12th and Friday 13th March. Due to unforseen circumstances, our February event has been postponed. Please see the new extended sales schedule below:

Viewing on Tuesday 10th March – 1pm til 6pm

Day One (Wednesday 11th March) –
Specialist Farm, Truck, Bus and Construction Diecast inc Border Fine Arts
Day Two (Thursday 12th March) – 
Specialist Vintage Toys and Modern General Toys including Aircraft and Trains
Day Three (Friday 13th March) –
Vintage Toys including Figures, Tin Plate, Meccano and the Taxidermy collection of the late Roger Whapshott.  

Saleday information

Each day, our auction will commence at 10am and complete by 4.30pm with only a couple of short 10 minute breaks throughout the day. If attending the sale in person and bidding in the room, please note that there is a catering facility visiting the saleroom at 12 noon or alternatively, there is a Morrisons Superstore 2 minutes drive away. We do supply light refreshments free of charge throughout the day.

Shipping Rates

We use DHL for the majority of our domestic shipments. Parcels are packed in-house. 
We have a minimum charge of £10 per box shipment but thereafter prices are determind by package size, weight and the type of item. For a example, a single boxed dinky toy will cost £10 for next day delivery, a box of 20kg full of toys will likely cost £30. For a more detailed quote, please contact the sales office. Overseas shipments start from £15 per shipment dependant on country.

Collecting Lots

Please note that if bidding online and you wish to collect your lots over the course of the three day auction, we ask that all requests be pre-booked by appointment via telephone.

BUYER’S PREMIUM

20% + VAT (24% inclusive)

Address for the viewing is:

Unit 4, Plover Court, Spalding, Lincolnshire. PE11 3SW

Important Contact numbers:

Main Office 01775 724939

Bidding Online
Lots purchased online with the-saleroom.com will attract an additional charge for this service in the sum of 5% of the hammer price plus VAT at the rate imposed 

Other Information
 

– All winning bidders will be sent an invoice the following Monday after the sale, the invoice will include postage and shipping charges. Please contact us with your payment then. If we do not hear from you after 7 days from date of invoice, we’ll assume your happy for us to take payment via the saleroom’s payment system. 
– Lots purchased online with the-saleroom.com will attract an additional charge for this service in the sum of 5% of the hammer price plus VAT at the rate imposed. 
– Buyer`s Premium for all other bidding methods is 24% (Fully inclusive of VAT).