Estate Auction of the late Mary Stubley - Tye Farm

by Barry L Hawkins

03 Jul 2021 10:00 BST Live Webcast Auction

Important Information


How the current Coronavirus Covid-19 situation is affecting Auctions 


This sale is a dispersal sale of the estate of the late Mary Stubley which is being conducted as a live on-site auction (conducted outdoors) with live on-line bidding via in accordance with strict social distancing rules and guidance from the Government in accordance with the current COVID-19 regulations.

  1. The sale is a business event, not a social gathering
  2. Two people per household are allowed to attend the sale and therefore there must be no more than two people per vehicle
  3. No children under 16 years of age to attend the sale
  4. Attendees are to conduct themselves in accordance with the current Government regulations and guidance regarding social distancing and sanitisation
  5. When attending the auctioneers office to register and pay, face masks must be worn

Anyone not adhering to the above regulations will be asked to leave the sale site by the auctiooners

Viewings: Friday 2 July from 11am to 4pm number of people attending site and rooms will be limited by the auctioneers. We are more than happy to accommodate you with condition reports and additional images if required. 

Venue: Tye Farm, Monks Eleigh Tye, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP7 7JN 

Selling Commences:  10am on Saturday 3 July 2021 

The sale will be conducted outside in the garden with some seating provided but it may be prudent to bring your own seating as seating is limited.  


You can bid remotely through, leave a commission bid via email or book a telephone bid (for lots over £50) 

We can continue to operate click & collect as we were previously but full payment must be made in advance of collection. We will not be accepting payment in person and it will not be possible to pay by cash or cheque.  Payment must be received by bank transfer or by card over the phone only. (Please note that our phones lines may be very busy)


Collections in person are strictly by appointment only within 7 days of the sale. We also offer an in house postage service for smaller unbreakable items alternatively you can contact Ray Sherring via email or call him on 07900001277 alternatively, you can arrange a courier by appointment.
In terms of consigning lots for future sales, please email us with images of the items or contact us to discuss your requirements.
We are still carrying out professional written valuations for Probate, Insurance & Family division.

We very much hope that you are keeping well and safe, please remember this is a business event so please respect the current COVID_19 regulations for your own safety as well as others. 

 If you have any questions please contact our offices on 01366387180 or email for any enquiries for this auction.

Good luck and keep safe


Terms & Conditions

Care is taken to ensure that any statements as to authorship, attribution, origin, date, age, provenance and condition are reliable and accurate, but all such statements are statements of opinion and are not to be taken as statements or representations of fact. Barry L Hawkins reserve the right, in forming their opinion, to consult and rely upon any expert or authority reasonably considered by them to be reliable. All clients are advised they are entering into a contract with Barry L Hawkins Independent Auctioneers and Valuers under English Law and Jurisdiction.

1. The Buyer 
The highest bidder to be the buyer. If any dispute arises, the auctioneer shall have absolute discretion to settle it and to put any disputed lot up again for sale. 

2. Buyer Identification 
Buyers are requested to register in advance of the sale in order to avoid delay in clearing purchases. Goods will not be cleared until full payments have been received or cheques cleared. Barry L Hawkins will not accept commission bids for any unregistered buyers. 

3. Buyer’s Premium 
The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a buyer’s premium at the rate of 15% plus VAT.  Internet bidding incurs an additional 7% plus VAT charge. 

VAT is charged on Barry L Hawkins’ services NOT on the goods and is payable at the standard rate set by the UK government. 

4. Payment 
Immediately on the fall of the hammer, all lots shall be at the sole risk and expense of the respective purchasers. 

All Bidders need to pay and arrange collection of smalls within 7 working days of the auction. Furniture buyers need to pay and collect within 3 working days of its sale day. 

Failure to pay for goods within six weeks of the auction will result in the sale being rescinded. The defaulting buyer will also be blocked from bidding at future Barry L Hawkins auctions.


5. Methods of Payment 
Cash, debit card, credit card or direct bank payment. 
UK Debit cards incur no extra charge. All credit and international debit cards incur an additional 3% charge. 

Personal cheques will only be accepted at the discretion of Barry L Hawkins and on the understanding that NO goods will be released until bank clearance of the cheque has completed. 

6. Collection / Shipment of Goods 
If you are successful in winning a lot, you have 7 working days after the auction sale to pay and collect your lots.  However, if you live out of the area and require shipment or postage then our in-house packers Jentel Packing will be happy to provide you with a quote for your lots.


Jentel Packing can be contacted by phone on 01268 776777 or via email for further information please see their website

7. Loss or Damages

All buyers / couriers must check their purchases prior to departure from the auction. Barry L Hawkins will accept no claims for loss or damage thereafter. 

8. Third Party Liability 
Every person at Barry L Hawkins Auctions shall be deemed to be there at his own risk. They shall have no claim against Barry L Hawkins in respect to any accident which may occur or injury, damage or loss howsoever caused. 

9. Rights of Admission 
The right is reserved to refuse admission to the auction premises and may be used by Barry L Hawkins without giving a reason. 

10. Selling Rate 
Lots are sold at approximately an average of 150 lots per hour to ensure you do not miss the lot you are interested in we recommend that you attend the sale at least 30 minutes before the estimated time