Timothy Naylor
A highly qualified and well-respected conservator and restorer of antique furniture working throughout Hampshire, Berkshire, Surrey and London, Timothy Naylor is a full member of BAFRA, the British
Vintage Allsorts
Our stock changes regularly, and some items sell very quickly - as we also sell from our Barn and at various Antique and Collectors' Fairs. Please email us for further information on any piece. Or if
White Lion Antiques
The White Lion is a Grade II listed former Coaching Inn. The building was opened in 2005 as an Antique Centre after an extensive refurbishment, the building having spent most of its life as a Hostelry
Jardinique
Welcome to Jardinique, the proven destination for the discovery of unique, distinctive, special things for the home and garden, whatever size, period or style. Established in 1995, Jardinique is
Bourne Mill Antiques Centre
More than 70 dealers spread over four floors in our unique Bourne Mill building, a real Aladdin's Cave of antiques, vintage, collectables and home wares. Once Farnham's best kept secret, the Bourne
D J Taylor Restorations
With 25 years experience, Dominic Taylor is an expert in the field of furniture restoration and antique repairs. Both modern and antique furniture pieces undertaken, Dominic works from spacious
Simon Scantlebury Winchester Antiques
Simon Scantlebury Antiques has a stock of antique and vintage furniture, home accessories, collectables and decorative items. We can source beautiful period pieces which have timeless appeal, and are
The Jays Nest
We're a long established antique shop in Winchester, offering a wide range of antiques for sale, including antique silver, porcelain, Victorian antiques and collectibles, antique glass, small items of
The Consortium
Here at The Consortium, we understand that every home has a different look and feel to it, and that's what we like to embrace with our mix of vintage, retro and industrial furniture and decorative
Marsh G E
The shop, close to the Cathedral in the ancient city of Winchester, has been a centre of interest for antique clock and watch enthusiasts, investors and collectors for over 50 years. We have a


You have an old item to sell, you need some extra cash and you are wondering what to do in order to get some good money. Instead of listing your item online and waiting for a client to pop up, why don’t you sell to an antique dealer in Basingstoke instead? Whether it is an independent antique dealer in Basingstoke or an antique mall, there are many options you have to sell your item quickly and get some good cash. However, you are maybe wondering how you can find the right antique dealer in Basingstoke and how to make sure you are getting the best deal for your item. Selling to a local antique dealer in Basingstoke saves you extra money from paying the fees you will be charged when selling online or the whole stress of collecting credit card payments from buyers and selling the item. Selling to an antique dealer in Basingstoke instead is significantly easier and simpler. So here are some tips and tricks for how to sell old items to an antique dealer in Basingstoke and what to expect.

Research an Antique Dealer in Basingstoke First

Of course, everything starts with good research and finding an antique dealer in Basingstoke does not make any exception. In addition, when selling to an antique dealer in Basingstoke, don’t expect them to do all the hard work for you and tell you all the in-depth information about the items you are selling and their value. Instead, before you visit an antique dealer in Basingstoke, research and try to find more information about the items you are wanting to sell so you can have a better idea of what price to expect. An antique dealer in Basingstoke most probably won’t be willing to give you an evaluation for free, and rightly so.

Selling to an Antique Dealer in Basingstoke – Expect a Quarter or a Half off the Retail Price

When selling items to an antique dealer in Basingstoke it is very important to have a realistic idea of the money you will be able to get. After you do the important price-research and before you visit the antique dealer in Basingstoke, have a good idea of what price you can get and be prepared to be offered a price usually a quarter to fifty percent off the original or retail price of the items. Don’t be surprised, this is usually how every antique dealer in Basingstoke will work. Every antique dealer in Basingstoke has overhead expenses, even when selling online. With an antique dealer in Basingstoke, you can benefit from quick cash and this is the biggest advantage of this kind of deal.

Be Prepared to State Your Price to an Antique Dealer in Basingstoke

When speaking to an antique dealer in Basingstoke, you should be prepared to share your asking price during the initial talk. It may seem like a bit of a stressful experience, but it is really not and it’s the common practice, so don’t be afraid to state your price to the antique dealer in Basingstoke as it will be the starting point of the whole negotiation process.