Directory of Members


Rippingales Antiques & Collectables

Antique & Retro Centre, Baythorne Hall, Baythorne End CO9 4AH

Proprietor: Paula Rippingale Mills

Tel: 07856 062187

Opening Hours:

Tues - Sat 9.30 - 5.00
Sun 10.00 - 4.00


  • Cottage and painted furniture and varied miscellanea.


Megarrys Antiques & Tea Shop

Jericho Cottage, Bull Alley, The Green, Blackmore, Ingatestone, Essex, UK CM4 0RR

Proprietor: Judi Wood (President)

Tel: 01277 821031/822170

Opening Hours:

10:00 - 17:00 Wednesday to Sunday
Expect between November - March
(Winter) 10:00 - 16:00
Outside these hours by appointment



Facebook: Megarrys Antiques Teashop


  • Services - Verbal Valuations and selling on commission
  • 18th, 19th & 20th Century Furniture, in Mahogany Walnut Oak and Pine
  • Ceramics, Glass, Late 19th-mid 20th Century (domestic and decorative)
  • Metalware-Brass Copper Pewter Spelter Silver Plate and small silver
  • Oil Lamps and Shades
  • 19th Century Prints 20th Century Paintings
  • Collectables-Postcards, Medals, Bottles, Beswick, Doulton, Treen, Scent Bottles, Victorian Costume Jewellery
  • Garden antiques
  • Private garden open for the National Garden Scheme by arrangement.


Whichcraft Jewellery

54-56 The Green, Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex, UK CM1 3DU

Proprietor: Alan Turner

Tel: 01245 420183

Open: Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
Hours: 9.30 - 17:00

Open Monday to Saturday in December


  • Antique, Vintage & Modern Jewellery
  • Small Silver Items
  • Jewellery repairs, Restoration and Valuations
  • We will give a written offer to buy broken and unwanted jewellery.
  • We are LMG Registered and accept GEM CHECK CARD.

Traditional Cane & Rush Seating

(Cane, Rush & Seagrass).

Proprietor: Frances White

Tel: 01245 359290

Mob: 07952 817041

Mon-Fri 10:00 - 19:00


  • Seat restoration in Cane, natural Rush and Seagrass. Over 25 years working for antique dealers, furniture restorers, upholsters and private clients.

Clare Suffolk

Rippingales Antiques & Collectables

6 High Street Clare, Suffolk CO10 8NY

Also at: Bay 6, Gosfield Shopping Village, Petersfield Lane Gosfield CO9 1PU

Proprietor: Paula Rippingale Mills

Tel: 01787 278165

Mobile: 0772 4749192

Opening Hours:

10:00 - 16:30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

  • Dolls, Teddies & childhood collectable's
  • Ceramics
  • Books
  • Silver
  • Jewellery
  • Cottage Furniture
  • Pictures
  • Textiles
  • Kitchenalia
  • Luggage
  • Advertising & all manner of pretty & useful miscellanea.


Reeman Dansie, Auctioneers & Valuers

8 Wyncolls Road Severalls Business Park Colchester Essex CO4 9HU

Contact: Marc Winter (associate director)

Tel: 01206 754754

  • One of the largest auction houses in Essex. Established in 1881 and specialising in auctions of fine art and antiques, specialist collector's sales, and auctions of royalty items. All specialist auctions are online with all international computer search engines and we have live online bidding during the auction, attracting a world wide audience. Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Valuations for auction /sale, probate and insurance.


Finchingfield Antiques Centre

The Green, Finchingfield, Braintree Essex, UK CM7 4JX

Proprietor: Peter & Mary Curry

Tel: 01371 810258

Opening Hours:

Seasonally variable - please telephone 07710 282329

For further details and confirmation or



  • 17th, 18th and 19th Century Furniture
  • 19th Century Silver and Plate
  • Antique Clocks of all types


Classique Antiques at Gosfield Shopping Village

Peterfield's Lane, Gosfield, Essex, UK CO9 1PU (Cabinet 21)

Tel: 01787 472333

Opening Hours:

09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Saturday

10:00 - 16:00 Sunday

  • Selection of antique artefacts and collectables

Rippingales Antiques & Collectables

Bay 6, Gosfield Shopping Village, Petersfields Lane, Gosfield CO9 1PU

Tel: 01787 472333

Opening Hours:

09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Saturday

10:00 - 16:00 Sunday

  • Cottage and painted furniture and varied miscellanea

S & R Antiques & collectables

Shop 12 and Cabinet NO 113, Gosfield Shopping Centre, Petersfild Lane, Gosfield CO9 1PU

Tel: 07476 187094

Open 7 days a week: 9:30 - 17:00

  • A varied and constantly changing stock from the 18th to 20th century including modern objects of desire
  • Furniture 18th, 19th and 20th century
  • Watercolours, sketches, hand coloured prints and oils
  • Ceramics 19th and 20th century English and Continental
  • Glass 19th and 20th century English and Continental.
  • Lighting & Fabrics Jewellery Victorian to Modern dy
  • Modern objects of desire


Kelvedon Clocks Ltd.

Chris L Papworth M.B.H.I.

2 High Street, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex, UK CO5 9AG

Proprietor: Chris and Christine Papworth

Tel: 01376 573434

Opening Hours:

09:00 - 16:00 Tuesday to Thursday

10:00 - 16:00 Saturday

Monday: Closed

  • Classic Clocks and Pre-owned watches and Barometers for sale.
  • Clock and watch repairs
  • Traditional Clock Shop
  • Largest selection of clocks in Essex
  • Antique Longcase Carriage, School, Vienna and Mantle clocks always in stock
  • Wheel (banjo) and stick baramoters
  • Antique collectable wrist & pocket watches
  • Repairs and restoration to the highest standard
  • Valuations
  • Member of the British Horological Institute and The British Watch & Clockmaker's Guild
  • Establised 1964


Clive Beardall Restorations Ltd

104b High Street, Maldon, Essex, UK, CM9 5ET

Proprietor: Clive Beardall

Tel: 01621 857890

Shop & Workshop
Opening Hours:

08:00 - 17:30 Monday to Friday

Saturday by appointment

Closed Sunday



  • 17th, 18th, 19th & early 20th Century Furniture
  • Some Ceramics, Paintings & Glass.
  • A complete restoration and conservation service to all types of furniture
  • Trade & Retail
  • Clive's workshop is listed on the Conservation Register


FB Antiques

Rettendon Antique Centre, Rawlings Farm Buildings, Main Road, Rettendon Common, Essex, CM3 8DY

Proprietor: Frederick Bruschweiler

Tel: 01245 401210

Mob: 07429 193 485

Opening Hours:

10:00 - 17:00 Monday - Friday

11.00 - 15.00 Saturday

Sunday Open by Appointment Only

  • FB Antiques is a family run business which was established in 1960 and currently holds the largest stock of fine antique furniture in essex, with pieces ranging through the 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th centuries to include Dining Furniture, Library Furniture, Living Furniture, Bedroom Furniture as well as rare and unusual items. We specialise in the manufacture of bespoke home and commercial bars for the public or trade and also offer a restoration service for antique furniture. Single items to whole containers can be shipped worldwide. Fresh goods arriving weekly.

ian vince antiques

Unit 4, Rettendon Antique Centre, Rawlings Farm Buildings, Main Road, Rettendon, Essex CM3 8DY
Also at Cromwell House in Battlesbridge

Mob: 07970 840390

Opening Hours:

Monday - Saturday by appointent


  • 18th, 19th and 20th century Furniture
  • 19th century Paintings, Arts and Crafts Movements
  • Oils & Oil & Watercolours
  • General Antiques & Books


Tudor Rose Antiques and Collectables

Unit 5 Blake House Craft Centre, Blake End, Rayne, Essex CM77 6RA

Proprietor: Sue Cleaverly

Mob: 07731 706423

Opening Hours:

Tues-Sun: 10.00 - 4.00


  • A selection of Antiques, Art and Collectables. Stocking a range of Furniture, Ceramics, Paintings and unusual, quirky items. We also stock a range of Plants for the garden, from Trees to Ornamentals and Bedding Plants.



Classique Antiques at Cromwell's Antiques Centre

The Maltings, Station Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, UK CM21 9JX

Tel: 01279 722517

Opening Hours:

10:00 - 17:00 Monday to Saturday

11:00 - 16:00 Sunday

  • Large varied selection of Ceramics, Metal Wares and Collectables.

s & R Antiques & collectables

Cabinet No 44, Cromwells Antique Centre, The Maltings, Station Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9JX

Tel: 07476 187094

Open 7 days a week: 10:00 - 17:00

  • A varied and constantly changing stock from the 18th to 20th century including modern objects of desire
  • Furniture 18th, 19th and 20th century
  • Watercolours, sketches, hand coloured prints and oils
  • Ceramics 19th and 20th century English and Continental
  • Glass 19th and 20th century English and Continental.
  • Lighting & Fabrics Jewellery Victorian to Modern dy
  • Modern objects of desire

Antique & Chic

111 London Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, CM21 9JJ( At the rear of Mira Mira BeautIcians through "The Smithy" archway)

Proprietor: Nick and Nicola Crooks

Tel: 01279 723300 / 07949 008022

All visits are booked appointments only.
Mon - Fri: 09.00-16.00
Sat: 9.00-12.00
Sunday: Closed

Facebook: antiquesandchicsawbridgeworth
Instagram: antiquesandchic
Twitter: antiquesandc

  • Forever changing stock of Antiques, Collectables, Vintage items, Jewellery and Clothing.
  • From large pieces of furniture to smalls.
  • Delivery available
  • New Stock in daily
  • Great trade and public call alike

Herts and Essex Antiques Centre

The Maltings, Station Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9JX

Proprietor: Nicholas Sklar

Tel: 01279 722044

Open 7 days a week: 10:00 - 17:00

Hours: Mon-Sun. 10.00 - 5.00
The coffee shop is open every day except Monday.

  • Offering a wide range of interesting
  • Rare and retro items including Furniture
  • Clocks and Barometers
  • Ceramics
  • Glass
  • Silver
  • Jewellery
  • Collectables and Curios.




South Benfleet

Classique Antiques

356 High Road, Hopes Green, South Benfleet, Essex, UK SS7 5HP

Proprietor: Chris Elliott

Tel: 01268 566695

Opening Hours: Occasional

Monday - Saturday subject to external commitments (Please phone before travelling)

  • 18th, 19th & 20th Century small furniture
  • English, Continental & Oriental Ceramics
  • 19th Century Blue & White, Clarice Cliff, Doulton / Lambeth etc.
  • 19th & 20th Century Glass, Art Deco etc.
  • 19th & 20th Century Paintings & Prints
  • Collectables, Beswick, Doulton, Lladro, Goebel / Hummel, Sylvac, Crested etc.

Stansted Mountfitchet

Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers

Cambridge Road Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8GE

Proprietors: Guy Schooling. John Black BA (Hons) ASFAV. Paul Martin FCA

Tel: 01279 817778

Opening Hours:

Mon-Fri 9.00 - 5.00


  • Established in 1782, Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers are one of the countrys leading fine art auction rooms. Situated in Stansted Mountfitchet, with easy access to the M11 and Stansted Airport, it is less than an hour from London. Sworders internationally renowned experts conduct auctions throughout the year, including Fine Interiors, Asian Art, Modern British and 20th century Art, Fine Jewellery & Watches, 20th century Decorative Art and Design, Fine Wine and Port, as well as fortnightly Home and Interior sales. Full details are available on our website.

Steeple Bumpstead

Bumpstead Antiques & Interiors

Unit H2, Blois Meadow Business Centre, Blois Road, Steeple Bumpstead, NR Haverhill, Suffolk CB9 7BN

Proprietor: Graham S. Hessell

Tel: 07710 282329


10:00 - 13:00 Monday to Tuesday

Wed Closed.

Thurs - Fri 10.00 - 1.00 &/or by appointment

Closed: Thursday

Any other times - Including evenings, Sundays and/or private viewings -
by appointment only.
“ Tel 07710 282329

NB* If making a special journey please ring beforehand on 07710 282329

  • Dealing primarily in Fine Quality Antique Furniture from the 17th century onwards, particularly early Oak and Town & Country Furniture,
  • Showframe Sofas and Chairs
  • Art and Collectables
  • Jewellery
  • Lighting
  • Ceramics and Vintage Glass
  • Sliver and Silver Plate
  • Objets d'vertu
  • Excellent Trade Call
  • Also full restoration
  • Repairs
  • Re-Upholstery & Re-Polishing Services
  • Valuations for Estate & Insurance Purposes
  • Consultations & Advice
  • Buying & Selling
  • Free Local Collections & Deliveries
  • Overseas Shipping Arranged


Royall Antiques and Collectables

62 Ben Culey Drive, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 1QL

Proprietor: Samuel Royall

Tel: 07595189678

Opening Hours:

08:30 - 17:30 Monday to Friday


Facebook: @RAREauction
Twitter & Instagram: @inforareauctions
Twitter: samroyall86

  • Yare Pottery, Whitefriars, Gozo, Mdina, Ditchfield, Wedgewood, Jobbling, Dartington Crystal & Orrefors Glass, Art Deco and later Silver and Gold Jewellery.
  • Currently co-director of Rare Auction, an Essex based pop-up auction house, having served as the auctioneer and valuer for the business alongside Paula Rippingale.
  • Experience in trading cabinets in antique centres and stalled out with AGM, Clare, Risby and Chelmsford antique fairs.

Tolleshunt D'Arcy

Danbury Upholsterers

3A Kelvedon Road, Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex, CM9 8TE

Proprietor: Gary Phipps

Tel: 01621 860777

Opening Hours:

08:30 - 17:30 Monday to Friday

  • Upholstery Service
  • We re-upholster antique furniture using traditional materials & methods
  • Our stock includes a good selection of antique sofas & chairs plus Vintage maps & Prints



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