How to arrange a valuation


You may request a free and professional estimate of the value of your items for sale at auction, provided by our team of experienced and dedicated valuers.

You can present items for valuations via online form, using a video meeting, by visiting the saleroom or we will visit you at your location. You can also post or email images along with any information you have regarding your items. See details below or if you would like assistance arranging a valuation please call our office on 01858 410414 or email


Using our online form

Using the button below you can access our online valuation form. Here you can upload images, a brief description and any further notes including dimensions, condition or any provenance or history attached to the item.


 Submit items for valuation



Arrange to visit the saleroom

Contact us to arrange a suitable date and time with one of our Valuation Team. When visiting the saleroom please bring along all items you wish to be valued and we can advise you in person.


Contact us for an appointment



Request a visit to your location

If travelling is difficult for you or your collection is too large to bring to the saleroom then we can arrange for one of our valuers to visit your location. Our valuer will appraise your items and provide auction estimates. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange an appointment at your location.


Contact us for an on-location appointment



Conduct a valuation by video call

This is best done using a smartphone or tablet device. Contact us to arrange an appointment for a video valuation. During the appointment, you can switch the camera to view your objects and follow the guidance of our valuer throughout the call.


Contact us for a video call valuation



Send via email or post

Whether emailing or posting please be sure to include your full contact details, brief descriptions and any relevant information including dimensions, condition or any provenance or history attached to the item.

You can email clear, high-resolution images to:

Or mail photographs to:
Gildings Auctioneers
The Mill
Great Bowden Road
LE16 7DE



If you require guidance

For any information and guidance on how to go about selling items at auction, you can get in touch with our friendly specialists by telephoning 01858 410414 or emailing Alternatively, check out our Selling at Auction information pages by clicking below.


Selling at auction


You can set up an appointment to have a valuation at our salerooms.


Gildings offers video call valuations or you can fill out an online form. You can also send us pictures and details by mail or email.


If travelling is difficult for you, or your collection is too large to transport, Gildings can travel to your location.