Welcome to Summers Place Auctions

The world's leading auctioneer of Garden Statuary and Natural History. 

Our first sale was held nearly 30 years ago as part of Sotheby's Country House saleroom at Summers Place in Sussex, since which time the sales have flourished, establishing a global reputation. Following restructuring, the department is staffed by a team who, between them, have nearly 200 years of Sotheby’s experience.  

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home & Garden auction - 24th/25th march 2020 

Summers Place Auctions starts the decade with an auction with the variety clients are now expecting from our auction house. The sale will have a 13th century window and contemporary friezes from Camden Market displayed next to fossils and minerals, rockets and contemporary sculpture. Our live auction will take place at our Sussex auction houseon Tuesday, 24th March and the sealed bid auction finishes on Wednesday, 25th March 2020.


For the 24th March auction live lots click here

For the 25th March sealed bid lots click here

The auction catalogue is now available to order, or flick through an online page turning version, or download a pdf


Viewing dates: Sunday 22nd March 10.00 - 16.00, Monday 23rd March 10.00 - 16:00, and the morning of the sale Tuesday 24th March 09.30 - 12.30








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invitation to consign

Home and Garden Auction 


Please email images, together with measurements, of any items you may wish to consign

What will you discover in Summers Place Auctions?

Garden & Statuary

Natural History


the unexpected