Selling at Auction

Antique Sales are held every month at The Octagon Salerooms and include: Jewellery & Watches, Silver & Silver Plate, Ceramics & Glass, Oriental Ceramics & Works of Art, Pictures, West Country Art, Books & Maps, Collectors Items, Clocks & Barometers, Furniture, Carpets, Oriental Art, Objets du Vertu, Sporting and Decoartive Art & Design. We also offer our General Sales each month at Sedgemoor Auction Centre where items are auctioned without a reserve.


Home Visits

We can come to you! Free, no obligation home visits where we can assess items and give verbal appraisals.



Free, no obligation valuation sessions are held at The Octagon Salerooms, East Reach,Taunton, Monday to Friday by appointment.



15% commission plus 1.5% damage and loss warranty, both subject to VAT, with a minimum charge of £5 per lot. Lotting, cataloguing, extensive advertising (regional, national and international) plus photography are all included in the charges.


Payment & Haulage

Prompt settlement to vendors is within two weeks after the sale date. We can arrange haulage for larger items at reasonable rates




To ensure lots are seen by the widest possible audience catalogues are fully illustrated, available on our website www.gth.net/ antiques, also at www.the-saleroom.com and in person from The Octagon Salerooms, East Reach, Taunton.


Sale Calendar

A comprehensive list of the regular monthly sales, plus the Specialist, Collectors, 20th Century and Sporting sales are available online at www.gth.net/antiques or can be collected from The Octagon Salerooms, East Reach, Taunton.


Get In Touch

If you're in need of advice, contact our expert valuers and auctioneers.

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