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:

  • 11th September 
  • 4th December (deadline for consignments 22nd October)

 

AUCTIONEERS ANNOUNCEMENTS

This auction (begins 11.30am) was erroniously posted as starting at 10.30am on Easyliveauctions.com

LOT 556 SHOULD READ "1832" NOT "1822"

The final 4 lots in the sale (lots 768, 769, 770 & 771) are missing from the printed catalogue. Please refer to this site. 

 

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.

 

 UNSOLD LOTS FROM 11TH SEPTEMBER AUCTION>

 REALISATIONS FROM 11TH SEPTEMBER AUCTION >

 

   

 

 The auctioneer(s) will sell this auction of stamps, collections, accumulations and stocks from our offices online. 

 

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, 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:

 

 

VIEWING. All lots can be viewed at our offices the week before the auction PLEASE MAKE AN APPOINTMENT (along with a list of lot numbers before your visit) 

 

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 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 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.

 

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:

Bid Now 


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 week 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:

 

"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