About our public stamp auctions

Sandafayre holds public stamp auctions every 3 months under the name 'Cheshire Stamp Auctions'.

These are public auctions of stamp collections, accumulations, single rarities and postal history. Alongside other collectables such as postcards and cigarette cards.

 

Our next auction is at 11.30am, Saturday 9th April 2022 (Consignment deadline 1st March 2022)

  

WE TYPICALLY SELL OVER 90% OF THE LOTS IN OUR PUBLIC AUCTIONS. IT'S AN EXCITING EVENT FOR BUYERS & SELLERS ALIKE!

IF YOU HAVE STAMPS TO SELL PLEASE GET IN TOUCH - WE ARE DETERMINED TO MAKE THE EXPERIENCE OF SELLING AS STRAIGHTFORWARD AS POSSIBLE.

 

 

   

 

OUR NEXT AUCTION IS SATURDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2022 at 11.30am 

 

DUE TO THE ONGOING PANDEMIC SITUATION THIS WILL BE HELD WITHOUT A PUBLIC ROOM. The auctioneer(s) will sell this auction of stamps, collections, accumulations and stocks from commission ('book') bids received upto 8.30am on the day of the auction, also bids received live online during the auction. 

 

VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (to maintain safe spacing):  To book your viewing slot please call 01565 653 214.

Viewing Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm Monday 31st January until Friday 4th February (limited viewing on Friday 4th, smaller lots on view at the Liverpool Stamp Fair Friday - Saturday 4th/5th, Liner Hotel, L3 5QB)

Viewing Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm Monday 7th February until Friday 11th February

PLEASE NOTE THAT FOLLOWING CHANGES TO GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES MASKS MUST BE WORN WHILST IN OUR BUILDING.

 

The auctioneer will execute commission bids on behalf of clients who have submitted bids before the start of the auction via www.sandafayare.com, www.stampauctionnetwork.com, www.delcampe.net email stamp@sandayre.com, telephone, fax. Please ensure that you have an account with us by registering online or contacting our offices.

Live on-line bidding can be enjoyed on www.sandafayre.com www.easyliveauction.com and www.the-saleroom.com 

 

PRE-SALE ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

 

 

 

LIVE ONLINE BIDDING / CHARGES. You can watch, listen and bid on three different online platforms available on www.sandafayre.com (fee 3.6% on the hammer price) www.the-saleroom.com (fee 5.94% on the hammer price) and www.easyliveauction.com (charges apply). Please note that the www.sandafayre.com 3.6% fee is what we are charged by the IT provider and we make no profit from offering this service on our website. The www.sandafayre.com site will take commission bids up to 08:30am on the morning of the sale (UK time), approximately 30 minutes before the auction (11.00 GMT) a live bidding platform becomes available when you click on a 'Cheshire Stamp Auctions' link, you need to have registered an account with us on our website and be logged in to that account to use this live platform. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU REGISTER FOR THIS AUCTION ON WWW.THE-SALEROOM.COM BUT INSTEAD BID ON THE WWW.SANDAFAYRE.COM LIVE PLATFORM YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE HIGHER SALEROOM.COM FEE OF 5.94%!

 

COMMISION 'BOOK' BIDDING / BENEFITS. If you place bids on lots on our website or send them to us by any other method before the start of the auction then our auctioneer will act on your behalf without charge, even if you decide to watch online later. We will do our best to ensure that you win as there is nothing worse than your favourite lot being sold to someone else at your top bid! In the case of an auctioneers 'book' bid being matched by an Internet bid then the auctioneer will try his best to give his 'commission' client precidence!

 

Bids may be submitted by any of the following methods:

  • Absentee (“Commission”) bids may be submitted by phone, email, fax, via Stamp Auction Network and www.Sandafayre.com until 08:30 AM GMT on the morning of the auction on 11th September 2021.
  • Participate in the auction live online via Sandafayre.com, the-saleroom.com or easyliveauction.com. To use this service on Sandafayre.com simply register and create an account on our website before 08:30 AM GMT on the morning of the auction, the live bidding facility becomes active around 30 minutes before the auction begins. The auction begins at 11.30 AM GMT.
  • Through an agent - we recommend Trevor Chinery who can be contacted on email at trevortroligy@aol.com or by phoning +44 (0)7527 444825.

 

We can ship all lots and we combine multiple purchases to save on your costs, however we do have the individual shipping charges shown against every lot on www.sandafayre.com to whichever country you reside in.

 

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How to bid in our public stamp auctions

It's easy to bid with us.

Commission 'book' bids in advance (executed on your behalf by the auctioneer):

  • Online through sandafayre.com or stampauctionnetwork.com where we accept bids until 08:30am on auction day
  • Email stamp@sandafayre.com
  • Phone +44 (0)1565 653214
  • Fax +44 (0)1565 651657
  • Post to Sandafayre Ltd, Egerton Court, Haig Road, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 8DX, UK

On the day:

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Register to bid

If you want to bid online, either in advance or live on auction day, you need to register your details. It's easy to do and consequently takes only a few minutes.

Click here to register directly with Sandafayre 

Click here to register with TheSaleroom.com

Click here to register with Easyliveauction.com


Auction venue & auction viewing

The auction will be held at our offices and can be watched online. There will be no public 'room' auction event.

Viewing of lots can be arranged by appointment at our offices the 2 weeks prior to the auction. PLEASE MAKE AN APPOINTMENT (along with a list of lot numbers in advance). Please also bring your own mask and refreshments. 

You can inspect the images on our website and can contact us for more information.

See our Terms and Conditions

Click here for full address and also contact details

 

 

Consign or buy - you couldn't make a better decision than Cheshire Stamp Auctions, Sandafayre's public auction. We'll let our clients speak for themselves:

 

"Cheque received this morning in respect of stamps sold in your auction on 4th December. Many thanks for your prompt and courteous service."

Mr P, UK. 7th January 2022.

 

"Hi Vincent, a note to say thank you.  All of my auction lots sold and I am very pleased with the prices."

Mr B, UK. 7th December 2021.

 

"I'm very happy with the service I received. Vincent was quick to respond and extremely knowledgeable and helpful. A pleasure to deal with and I highly recommend them."

Ms W, UK. 25th November 2021.

 

"Thanks for the fantastic stamp collections I have bought through Sandafayre. Your staff are great"

Mr N, UK 20th September 2021

 

"Thats fantastic, well done you guys."

Mr H, UK. 15th September 2021.

 

"Must mention how impressed I was with the lots on offer on Saturday, excellent well done all at Sandafayre and thanks to the two lads who looked after me when I came to view"

Mr B, UK. 12th September 2021

 

"I am of course very pleased indeed to be sent these results - and I thank Sandafayre again for their very professional approach and their excellent level of communication throughout the process of selling the stamps I submitted. Comms like yours are pretty rare these days!"

Mr T, UK. 24th March 2021.

 

"... just a quickie to say thank you, delighted with the result of Saturdays auction"

Mr B, UK. 15th March 2021.

 

Public Stamp Auctions