Category: Classic Motorcycles

Star Motorcycles

There is a huge selection of classic, vintage and race motorcycles in the Charterhouse online motorcycle on Thursday 27th August. “There are bikes big and small, old and new, working and projects.” Commented Richard Bromell. “And there are also a couple of motorcycles with star pedigree Top Gear such as a Ducati previously owned by […]

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TT Memorabilia

An important collection of Isle of Man TT signs and memorabilia, valued at over £20,000, has been consigned to the Charterhouse online auction of classic and vintage motorcycles on Wednesday 6th May. “The collection is a historically important part of the world famous road racing TT of which many fans will have seen, stood next […]

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Times Change

Working as an auctioneer it is important to have a love of history, an interest in design and an eye for detail as we see and value such a vast variety of items ancient and modern. I recently saw a photograph of a friend’s father. Dating to the mid-1950’s this back and white photo portrayed […]

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Barn Full of Bikes

The Charterhouse team of valuers have unearthed 22 classic, vintage and veteran motorcycles in a barn which are entered without reserve into their online motorcycle auction on Wednesday 6th May. “It was a fascinating discovery with pioneer motorcycles through to more modern machines, most of which have just been gathering dust, some clearly for decades.” […]

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Bikes Big & Small Throughout the Decades

Charterhouse Auctioneers in Sherborne are gearing up for their largest classic and vintage motorcycle auction on Wednesday 6th May. “With current COVID-19 restrictions and to keep our staff, clients and to protect the NHS we are still having a live auction, albeit behind closed doors.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Having conducted all auctions online as well […]

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Bond’s BSA Rockets to Auction

A 1969 BSA Rocket III, bought new by George Lazenby to commute to Pinewood Studios when filming the James Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, is being sold by Charterhouse Auctioneers in Sherborne on Wednesday 6th May. “Today the market for Bond films is bigger than ever, with many fans waiting patiently for the […]

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Jock Taylor’s Sidecar at Classic TT Auction

Jock “The Flying Scotsman” Taylor’s World Championship and TT winning short chassis Fowler Yamaha sidecar entered into the Charterhouse classic, race and vintage motorcycle auction being held on the Isle of Man at this year’s Classic TT in August is expected to sell for £200,000-250,000. “We are delighted to be instructed to auction this hugely […]

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Barn Full of Bikes

The Charterhouse team of valuers have unearthed 22 classic, vintage and veteran motorcycles in a barn which are entered without reserve into their online motorcycle auction on Wednesday 6th May. “It was a fascinating discovery with pioneer motorcycles through to more modern machines, most of which have just been gathering dust, some clearly for decades.” […]

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Special announcement

Our top priority during this difficult time is the health and safety of our staff and customers.  We are happy to announce we are now open again, and having had a very successful online only motorcycle auction during lockdown on May 6th, we are now preparing for our next auction on August 27th We are […]

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George Beale Joins Charterhouse

Sherborne based Charterhouse Auctioneers are delighted to announce George Beale has joined their Classic & Vintage Motorcycle and Car Department. “Contrary to common belief George has not retired but has joined Charterhouse!” Commented Matthew Whitney. “He has a lifetime of experience during which time he has consigned five of the top twenty five motorcycles auctioned […]

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