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Auction House serving Seaton, Sidmouth, Axminster, Lyme Regis and throughout East Devon and West Dorset

Welcome to Lyme Bay Auctions, the long-established, family-run Auction House in East Devon. Whether you are looking to buy or sell we are here to help.

For Sellers

Lyme Bay Auctions provides a friendly and discreet service to those looking to sell items at auction. We can arrange whole or part house clearances, the sale of individual items or collections, along with valuations and appraisals.

Perhaps you need help with probate or are looking for advice following an inheritance. It could be that you are simply looking to downsize or upsize. Lyme Bay Auctions is here to help.

We offer appraisals at our Seaton salerooms or can carry out home visits by appointment.

For more information on selling items through Lyme Bay Auctions, please contact us.


For Buyers

Lyme Bay Auctions is a friendly and informal auction room and we welcome both auction-going professionals and those that are new to buying at auction. It is an exciting and often entertaining experience and our staff are always happy to help should you require any advice.

We hold a monthly auction of items including jewellery, watches, antiques, silver, collectables, militaria, artwork, vintage and interior items. Come and have a browse and you might be surprised at what you can find!

Our auction catalogues are available to view online from the Thursday prior to each sale.

For more information on buying at Lyme Bay Auctions, please contact us.

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House Clearance

Alongside our core business as Auctioneers, we are able to carry out complete or partial house clearances. We manage the full process in conjunction with our clients with Items being sold at auction or disposed of in an appropriate manner.

Our team will take care of all the hard work including the recycling of as many items as possible and leaving the property in a presentable state.

Areas covered: Seaton, Beer, Sidford, Sidmouth, Exmouth, Exeter, Colyton, Colyford, Axminster, Lyme Regis, Chard, Charmouth, Bridport and Seaton.

Please contact us for a free quotation.


Who are we?

Lyme Bay Auctions has been a successful family-run business since 1980. We, the Watson and Ballin families, took over the business in 2013 and we are delighted to be running the organisation in conjunction with our sister company, Windsor Auctions, in Berkshire. We look forward to meeting you at our fabulous 12,500 sq. ft purpose-built premises here in East Devon.

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