The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 

Mitchells

The Saleroom

47 Station Road

Cockermouth , Cumbria

United Kingdom   CA13 9PZ


Telephone : +44 (0)1900 827800

Fax : +44 (0)1900 828073

Website : http://www.mitchellsantiques.co.uk

Email : info@mitchellsantiques.co.uk

Search this house's upcoming catalogs

+ View Profile


  • Mitchells Auction Company was established in 1873 as a multi discipline firm serving the needs of the local community as auctioneers of livestock, furniture and fine arts as well as providing land and estate agency services.

    The Company has steadily evolved over the last 130 years and has recently re-located its livestock and land agency division to an agricultural park on the outskirts of Cockermouth.

    The furniture and fine art saleroom remains in Cockermouth and operates from a splendid Victorian building as a specific business with a dedicated and friendly team of office and saleroom staff.

    The saleroom has increased its profile dramatically over the last 15 years and having recently been elected to join SOFAA (Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers) is regarded as a leading provincial auction house. Membership of SOFAA coincided with the firm's record sale at just over £500,000.

    About the Saleroom

    The Saleroom is, without doubt, one of the most interesting in the country. Situated in the heart of Cockermouth in Cumbria, it occupies a recently refurbished converted cattle market. The octagonal sale ring conjures up images of a bygone era and is completely suited to the sale of antique furniture and effects. Cockermouth, the birthplace of William Wordsworth, is a pretty market town situated on the fringe of the Lake District and is easily accessible being only 25 miles from Junction 40 of the M6 motorway.

    Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, Saturday 9am to 12 noon.

    Fine Art Sales

    Antique Furniture and Fine Art Sales are held five times regularly throughout the year. An illustrated catalogue is provided for such sales. Each sale usually comprises 1,500 lots and is held over two days.

    The Fine Art Sales include all manner of goods from all periods and briefly comprises:

    Ceramics

    Glassware

    Brass, copper and metalware

    Jewellery and pocket watches

    Silver and allied wares

    Objects of art and collectors items

    Textiles, rugs and carpets

    Oil paintings, water colours, drawings and prints

    Table boxes, wall clocks and barometers

    Chairs, mirrors and occasional furniture

    Furniture and longcase clocks



    Entries for the Fine Art Sales should be discussed with Mark Wise, F.R.I.C.S., A.S.F.A.V., B.A (Hons). Contact number: 01900 827800


    Mitchells Auction House
    Mitchells Reception




There are no current sales available for this auction house. Please check back soon.

There are no recent archived sales available for this auction house. Prior years' archived information may be available by subscribing to Past Auction Prices

This auction house has not yet scheduled any future auctions. Please check back later.