Weekly Auction provides an opportunity to buy or sell furniture, tools, paintings, vintage ware, antiques, toys, garden ornaments, collector’s items, architectural salvage, mirrors etc.
Auctions of around 700 lots (most sold without reserve) take place each Wednesday at The Agricultural Centre, Standerwick, Nr Frome. The sale starts with the outside lots at 10.00am, with furniture starting at around 11.30am, and electrical items, pictures etc all following after that. To view the lots please call and see us on Tuesdays. Dispersal and Seasonal Sales Cooper & Tanner have been holding machinery and dispersal sales longer than any other firm in the area. Regular collective sales, our two main annual collective machinery sales are held at Frome agricultural and livestock centre during the Spring and Autumn. The sale offers excellent facilities with hard core tracks in and around the auction yard, ample lorry and vehicle parking, overnight security patrols and a quality restaurant providing refreshments throughout the day. Regular collective fodder auctions during the autumn and winter months together with an annual July auction of Standing Straw. There are also regular sales of Shrubs and Garden Stock and of course the traditional annual Christmas Poultry sale. Other sales held include sales of contractors building plant, garage and workshop equipment, timber, shop fittings, hotel clearances, stock and accessories. Heavily involved in the tremendously successful Frome livestock market providing high profile and experienced auctioneers on a weekly basis at the livestock market situated at Standerwick on the outskirts of Frome. PROPERTY AND LAND AUCTIONS This is the department within Cooper and Tanner responsible for running auctions of property and land. The department comprises two regional centres covering Somerset, Wiltshire and the Dorset borders. Auction is simply an alternative method of selling property and it can be a particularly suitable method for certain kinds of property. It is of course, difficult to generalise, but the list below details the type of property we regularly sell by this method: * Houses & Cottages requiring substantial renovation works. * Blocks of Agricultural Land and Buildings. * Paddocks (Suitable for equestrian or other leisure uses). * Building Plots/Barns. * Development Sites. * Woodland. Also, certain categories of sellers often want to sell by auction and these include executors and charities. The department comprises two regional centres covering the areas around Somerset and Wiltshire. Auctions held at local hotel Livestock Involved in the tremendously successful Frome Livestock market providing high profile and experienced auctioneers on a weekly basis at the livestock sale held at Standerwick on the outskirts of Frome.