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Discover art, antiques and contemporary furnishings at this auction house’s two locations.
53 Essex Road, London N1; 41–47 Chatfield Road, London SW11 (criterionauctioneers.com)
High Road Auctions
This West London stalwart, which has galleries in Chiswick and Twickenham, runs weekly ‘general sales’ that feature all manner of furniture, jewellery, artworks and ceramics.
30–34 Chiswick High Road, London W4; 55-61 Heath Road, Twickenham TW1 (highroadauctions.co.uk)
Lots Road Auctions
Visit this Chelsea venue on a Sunday for its two weekly sales: one focusing on furniture and the other on antiques, art and rugs. 71 Lots Road, London SW10
This is one of the top regional auctioneers; the evening bazaar sales are great for vintage linen.
6 Albert Street, Harrogate HG1 (morphets.co.uk)
A historic family-run company in North Yorkshire, Tennants has 24 specialist departments – each headed up by an expert in the field – including Clocks, Watches and Barometers, Asian Art, Garden Furniture and Statuary and British and Continental Ceramics and Glass (pictured is a pair of French opaque white glass vases dating from the mid-19th century, sold for £4,800).
The Auction Centre, Harmby Road, Leyburn DL8 (tennants.co.uk)
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