Category: Sales Release

Motorbikes over the past 100 years at auction

Classic and vintage motorcycles from over the past 100 are entered into the Charterhouse specialist motorbike auction on Wednesday 5th October. “There is a fabulous selection of motorbikes from most decades over the past 100 years.” Commented Richard Bromell. “There are show bikes, race bikes, restoration projects and daily riders with estimates from under £1,000 […]

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Microcar Museum Going Under the Hammer

The Hammond Collection of Microcars in Kent is being sold by Dorset based Charterhouse Auctioneers on Thursday 27th October. “This fabulous and fascinating collection of microcars has been built up over the past 40 plus years by Edwin and Jean Hammond.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Edwin loved his microcars and was well known for saving them […]

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Chic Classic at Charterhouse

In the Charterhouse 29th June specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles is a rare 1920’s French San-Sou-Pap motorcycle. “We have been asked to auction a vast variety of classic and vintage motorbikes in the auction.” Commented George Beale. “There are British, American, German, Italian and Japanese bikes but this chic French San-Sou-Pap ticks all […]

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Classic Twin Shock Trials Bike Collection at Charterhouse

The Charterhouse auction of the Peter Bennett collection of classic twin shock trials bikes and spares sold in their Sherborne salerooms on Tuesday 31st May was a huge success with every one of the 200 lots being sold. “What an amazing auction it was.” Commented George Beale. “Known in the business as a white glove […]

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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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Results are in: 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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