Barons (Auctioneers) Ltd
The Motor House
Marchwood Industrial Park
Tel 08454 30 60 60 Local Call Rate
Tel. (023) 8066 8413 or (023) 8066 8409
Fax. (023) 8042 8469
To access online registration or to simply view the sale on line click on the link on the front page
A Refundable registration fee of £500 is required if you wish to bid by telephone, on line or commission bid
- Peter Gascoigne
- Tony Cavell
- Tim Gascoigne
- Karen Ruffles
Auction Venue and Location
Most of our sales are currently held at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey KT10 9AJ.
The venue is conveniently located in the M3/M25/London Triangle, 15 minutes from Junction 10 M25 or Junction 1 of the M3 via Sunbury on Thames and Hampton Court.
Junction 10 M25 - A3 to London, exit A244 Esher Common to Esher High Street, Right at traffic lights (opposite Nat West) down Esher High Street (A307), through two sets of lights, Sandown Park Race Course is on your left. The Esher Hall is to the extreme right of the main building.
Junction 01 M3 to Sunbury on Thames to Hampton Court. Right at roundabout on to Hampton Court Way (A309) continue to Scilly Isle junction and turn right up Portsmouth Road (A307) to Esher. Sandown Park is on your right.
Heathrow and Gatwick Airports are both within easy reach approximately 30 minutes away via the M25 Motorway.
With huge car park, the 10,000 sq. ft. Esher hall and central location, Sandown Park offers one of the finest locations in the country.
We have two levels of entry: Standard at £100 + VAT or Premier at £150 + VAT
The Standard Entry offers a full listing on the Website Catalogue with description and up to 10 photographs, plus a full colour, single page listing in the printed catalogue with 2 photographs.
The Premier Entry offers a full listing on the Website Catalogue with description and up to 10 photographs, a full colour, double page listing in the printed catalogue with multiple photographs, a choice of lot numbers within specific blocks, and a prime position (where possible) in the auction room.
All levels attract the same, low commission rate of 5%.
Consigning a car via the Website
You may consign a vehicle from this web site using the Entry Form Icon on the front page. Complete the form, making sure that you give us all the information requested, if it states that a question must be answered, the form will not be submitted unless those questions are answered.
We cannot over stress the importance of early consignment of vehicles. Many people are disappointed when their entry is not accepted due to over subscription. Early consignment gives us the opportunity to promote an entry and gives your car the best possible exposure. Help us to help you sell your car, get it on this site as early as possible, where it may be viewed by 1,000's of prospective buyers, as well as being included in our targeted marketing emails, and on to our data base.
To send photographs as an attachment to a separate e-mail. First open your e-mail programme. Enter details of the subject matter. Click on the Paper Clip, this will take you to your programme files. Find the photograph (s) you want and either make a Zip file and add that or simply add them to the e-mail individually. Send to email@example.com
To resize or check the size of your photograph click on Image, which will produce a drop down menu. Click on Image Size and this will give you the size in pixels and cm. If you wish to resize you can either use the crop method or just type in the appropriate size required. When sending to Barons the ideal size is (pixels) 1100 x 750 x 300dpi (preferred but 72dpi will do) These sizes eqate to 9.30 x 6.30 cm.
The day preceding the sale between 3pm and 7pm and from 9am on sale day.
AUCTION COMMENCES AT 1:00pm
Entry to Viewing and/or Auction is by Catalogue Only.
Catalogues are available on the day at £15.00 and admit two people to the sale. Additional persons are charged at £5 per head.
HPI Data Check
All SOLD vehicles are subjected to a HPI Equifax Vehicle Data Check. This service provides information on vehicles listed as Stolen or on the Outstanding Finance Register. Any vehicle discovered to have an undisclosed history in relation to any of these areas will be liable to rejection by the buyer and will result in the seller becoming liable for Buyers Premium, Sellers Commission and all reasonable expenses incurred by the buyer and Barons (Auctioneers) Ltd.
A standard charge of £10.00 + VAT is levied for this service. Persons wishing to avoid this charge will be required to sign a disclaimer absolving Barons (Auctioneers) Ltd of any liability should a vehicle prove to have such undisclosed history.
Commission and Premium
The Premium and Commission rates at Barons are among the most competitive in the country.
Buyers Premium is only 10%. A minimum of £150 is applied to amounts of £1,500 or less.
(see above re on-line bidding and fees charged)
The sellers commission is 5%. A minimum of £150 is applied to all sales of £3,000 and under.
Our preferred method of payment is via Debit Card
We accept Visa and Mastercard Debit cards. Credit Cards are no longer accepted.
Other acceptable methods of payment are Bank Transfer or Cash. Cash is acceptable, but we are now obliged, by law, to declare any sums above £9,000 to the Customs, Excise and Revenue services.
All client funds are held in our "Secure Client Account" and paid to vendor's within 6 working days of the sale date. Auction on Tuesday - Payment made following Wednesday.
Please Note: Barons do not accept personal or business cheques in payment for vehicles or in payment of deposits on vehicles. In the event that a buyer is unable to complete a purchase on the day of the sale, they will be required to pay a deposit of 10% of the total purchase price by way of Debit Card, Cash or Bank Transfer. Vehicles will not be released until full payment is received by Barons.
Barons Do Not operate an account system. All vehicles must be paid for on the day of sale or by noon on the following day. If one intends to collect a vehicle on the following day, one must pay a minimum deposit of £500 or 10% of the total purchase price. Whichever is the greater.