About Clare Auction

The market town of Clare, Suffolk has a tradition of a regular auction that reaches back hundreds of years. For the last 40 years the auctions at Clare have specialised in antiques, collectables and general effects. Robin, Vicki and Frank are delighted to have continued this long-held tradition since 2014.

We strive to offer a wide range of interesting, high quality, new to market lots that will appeal to a broad range buyers around the world and we are particularly known for the quality of our jewellery, precious metals and coin lots.


Britain’s friendliest auction

Everyone at Clare Auction believes that buying and selling at auction should be an enjoyable experience. Whether you are a seasoned professional or it is your first time, you will find us easy to talk to, honest and straight forward to deal with.

We offer a professional service, whilst remaining approachable, friendly and good humoured.


Clare – Suffolk’s smallest town

Clare Auction provides an ideal location for vendors and buyers to gather. Sales are held in the Town Hall which is located in the centre of the Town with easy access to all of the amenities.

There are excellent facilities in the town including pubs, cafes, restaurants, B&Bs and a hotel. There is also a collection of independent shops offering everything from hardware, newspapers and confectionery to gifts, books and antiques.