Category: Sales Release

Norton Manx is Special

The 1961 Norton Manx Ken Taylor Special has been consigned to the next Charterhouse specialist auction of vintage and classic motorcycles on Wednesday 29th June. “It is an extremely well-engineered and functional bike produced in the glorious period.” Commented George Beale. “It is a true collector’s item in every sense of the word and will […]

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The Peter Bennett Collection of Classic Twin Shock Trial Bikes is being sold by Charterhouse

The Peter Bennett collection of classic twin shock trials bikes and spares are being sold by Charterhouse in their Sherborne salerooms on Tuesday 31st May. “Peter has decided it is time to let other enthusiasts enjoy his collection and instructed us to auction everything he has amassed.” Commented George Beale. “It is a fabulous insight […]

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Star Bikes at Charterhouse

The Charterhouse auction of classic and vintage motorcycles on 9th March was another huge success with the auction totalling just over £500,000. “We have held several auctions at the prestigious Haynes International Motor Museum which is such a popular venue with excellent road and rail links. Not forgetting Bristol Airport which one successful buyer flew […]

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Norton Dominates

A 1954 Norton Dominator Model 7, which spent much of its life in Uganda, is entered into the Charterhouse specialist classic & vintage motorcycle auction on 9th March. “It never ceases to amaze me where clients acquire their motorcycles from.” Commented George Beale. “Over the decades I have sold motorcycles from all over the world […]

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Battle of the Blues

Blue has been a hugely popular colour for painting vehicles in for decades and in the Charterhouse specialist auctions of classic & vintage car and motorcycle auctions in March there are two beautifully restored blue vehicles. “Like many people several of the vehicles I have owned over the decades have been blue.” Commented Richard Bromell. […]

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Iconic Motors

Entries for the first classic and collector specialist auctions of cars and motorcycles in the New Year are well underway at Charterhouse. “So often it is all about nostalgia with buyers.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Bidders like to buy what they, a family member or friend had when they were younger or what they did not […]

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Sir Costalot Brings A-Lot

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles at The Haynes International Motor Museum on 13th October was a great success with over £250,000 raised with a selling rate of just under 70%. “We were instructed to sell a great range of motorcycles from across England.” Commented Charterhouse motorcycle expert George Beale. “There were […]

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Marvellous Motorbikes at Charterhouse

There is a large selection of classic and vintage motorcycles being sold by Charterhouse at the Haynes International Motor Museum on Thursday 14th October at 12 noon. “There is a great choice with bikes in all shapes, sizes and conditions” Commented George Beale. “What everyone enjoys about our auctions is the huge diversity of machines […]

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Sir Costalot Comes to Charterhouse

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles has a Vincent Rapide affectionately known as Sir Costalot. “We were contacted by a firm of solicitors to value the Vincent for inheritance tax or probate purposes.” Commented George Beale. “After a short period of time we were instructed to remove the motorbike for safe keeping […]

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Think Bike

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles at the Haynes International Motor Museum on 30th June was a huge success totalling £365,000. “There was a great line up of motorcycles from the 1920’s through to modern superbikes.” Commented George Beale. “They were also in all shapes, sizes and conditions!” Top lot was a […]

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