Gardiner Houlgate is one of the premier firms of auctioneers in The West Country, handling over 50,000 lots a year in 48 specialist auctions. We are market leaders in the auction world in the marketing and sale of Antiques, Paintings, Clocks & Watches,Musical Instruments & Guitars, Pawnbroking Pledges, Vintage Furnishings,Clarice Cliff & Decorative Arts. We pride ourselves that we offer a personal, efficient, friendly and professional service. Auctioneering is reputed to be one of the oldest professions in the world, and has been used by countless generations to establish and achieve the true market value of goods. It is a traditional profession based on trust and responsibility for other people’s possessions, a tradition Gardiner Houlgate is proud to uphold in the world of Antiques and Fine Art.