ENTRIES INVITED: Country House Sale & Yorkshire Oak

Posted On: 10 May 2022

Further entries are invited for our upcoming Country House Sale – a curated collection of furniture and interiors pieces in the country house style...


Recent Country House Sales at Ryedale Auctioneers include the contents of Beal House, and the David Hall Collection.

All our Country House Sales are promoted with fully illustrated printed catalogues and press advertising.

Previous sales have attracted local and national press coverage including The Yorkshire Post and The Times newspapers. We have thousands of registered buyers and our auctions attract bids from around the world.

Also included in the sale will be a collection of items from the workshop of Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson alongside work by the ‘Yorkshire Oak’ carvers.


Sold in our recent Country House Sales:

  • Workshop of Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson - Octagonal fruit bowl – SOLD FOR £1,350 + Buyer’s Premium

  • Set of three early C19th yew and elm low back Windsor armchairs – SOLD FOR £980 + Buyer’s Premium

  • 1981/1982 Rolex stainless steel Oyster Perpetual Date wristwatch – SOLD FOR £2,700 + Buyer’s Premium

  • Large later painted Victorian pine dresser – SOLD FOR £2,300 + Buyer’s Premium
  • Early C20th Chinese rectangular lacquer coffee table – SOLD FOR £2,050 + Buyer’s Premium

We are particularly interested in seeing: Mouseman, 18th and 19th century furniture, Asian ceramics, portraits and sporting art, taxidermy, bronzes and sculptures, ‘Gentleman’s library décor and furniture, campaign furniture, urns and statuary, clocks, silver, jewellery and watches, as well as lighting, mirrors, and rugs and carpets in the country house style.

For a free no-obligation valuation please email photographs of the items you wish to consign to [email protected]. Property visits are available for those wishing to consign large collections, please call the office on 01751 431 544 to book an appointment.