Use our useful information when buying your item

Nothing beats the excitement as the battle for your lot intensifies on the auction floor. At Sutton Hill Farm Country Auctions we guide you through the entire buying process, of course if you have any questions not answered below, just send us an email over on our contact page.

In Person

If attending the auction, you will be asked for proof of identity and address. Please keep your bidder's number (paddle) and show it to the auctioneer if a lot is knocked down to you.

By Telephone

Call 0116 243 6922 if you wish to bid by telephone - please do so at least 24 hours before the auction.


All lots will be stored free of charge at the buyer's risk for 5 days, after which charges begin to accrue.


Independent Courier - please contact Sutton Hill Farm Country Auctions for details.



Live Online Bidding

Live online bidding can be performed via There is a 4.95% (+VAT) surcharge for bids placed through There is a 3% (+VAT) Internet surcharge bidding directly by the website, alternatively bidding via Easy Live Auctions incurs a flat fee of £3.

Buyer's Premium

All Auctions - The Buyers Premium is charged at premium of 21% (plus VAT) with a £3 per lot minimum commission, in addition to the hammer price.


Buyers are asked to make their own arrangements for collection.