Hertfordshire, UK - With lots ranging from estimates of £10 for a pallet of the ultimate retro 1960s decorative pattern architectural concrete screen walling blocks, up to £40,000-£60,000 for a fabulous Victorian panelled room, and a massive 1,500 lots of more affordable architectural salvage, garden ornament and reclaimed building materials - this sale has something for everyone.
On Friday there are over 500 lots comprise of stone paving, York stone flagstones, granite setts, granite kerb, walling stone, coping, stable pavers, rockery stone, quarry tiles, cast iron baths, cast iron bollards, wrought iron railing, cast iron guttering, pine doors, galvanised water tanks, stone balusters, iron driveway gates, iron stoves, St Pancras Station architectural stonework, cast iron prison windows, reclaimed slate slabs worktops shelving and table tops, terrazzo floor slabs, loads of cast iron radiators, hardwood garden seats, iron garden benches, tree seats, tree guards and root grills, chimneypots, iron lamposts, pier caps, cast iron greyhounds, Critall windows, fire surrounds, cast iron register grates, old wooden sentry box, bath taps, dovecote or belltower, stone troughs, three pairs sandstone gate pillars, garden rollers, 30 flagpoles from Commonwealth Institute, Belfast sinks, butlers sinks, high level cast iron cisterns, architectural ironwork, bathroom basins, urinals, WC pans, chrome towel rails most with panel radiators, cast iron ranges, gardenalia, mosaic tiles, cast iron rainwater hoppers and garden planters.
On Saturday there will be over 900 lots comprising of garden planters, gazebo, apple crates, wall fountain, ceramic insulators, Victorian cantilever wall lantern brackets, copper lanterns, garden statuary, urns and pots, long toms, windows from Tower of London, chimneypots, garden seats benches and tables, 1862 bronze bell, copper porch, stoves, patio heaters, gas ranges and cookers, gas BBQs, stoves, pews, cupboards, mirrors, bookcases, dressers, carriages, industrial lampshades, roll top baths, bathroom basins, WC pans, bath telephone mixers, hinges, door pulls, oak doors, oak fire surrounds, leaded glass windows, pews, Arsenal FC carpet, school desks, mesh pigeon holes, assorted lots, fenders, firebaskets, fireplace tiles, quantity of ceramic insulators, planters, pier caps, finials, quantity York stone flagstones, quantity iron gates, cast iron columns, Lot 1618 spectacular panelled room, fire surrounds, mahogany flooring, urns, garden statuary fountains and ornament, decorative relief carved stonework from St Thomas hospital, garden pavilion, Portland stone window surrounds, iron spiral staircase, Lot 1723 curved stained glass ceiling, iron balustrade, stone balustrade, cast iron lions, troughs, K6 telephone box, stone benches, stone columns, stone frieze, pool surrounds, wall fountains, register grates, fire surrounds, radiators, teak flooring.
With over 3,000 internet views it is hardly surprising that bidders have registered from as far away as California and Australia.
The auction is being held at V&V's Hertford depot, shared with Tree Heritage, on Friday and Saturday, with Wellers Auctioneers on the rostrum, and it can be viewed and bid on live at The Sale Room - but please remember that bidders need to register before being able to bid.
Wellers of Guildford Ltd
The Saleroom: Interior & Exterior Architectural Salvage & Reclamation
Story Type: Auction Report
Date Modified: May 09, 2013, 07:58 PM