Blenheim Palace

Auction Details


Blenheim Palace
Blenheim Park,
OX20 1PP

Date 15 Jul 2017
Time 1:00 PM

Friday 14th July from 12.00pm to 6.00pm
On the day of the sale from 10.00am to start of sale

Location Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, UK
Admission Admission by Catalogue (Admits Two)


Blenheim Palace 2017 LOT LIST

1935 Fiat Balilla 508 Van

ESTIMATE £25,000-£30,000

The first genuine Italian subcompact automobile, the Fiat 508 holds an important place in the country’s automotive history. Developed by a “who’s who” of the country’s best engineers, including Dante Giacosa, it was popularly nicknamed ‘Balilla’ after a...

1931 Alvis 12/60 Beetleback

ESTIMATE £40,000-£50,000

In 1931 the 12/50 had been joined by an even sportier partner – the 12/60hp. Introduced in 1931, the 12/60 came with a raised compression ratio and twin carburettors, modifications that raised maximum power to 56bhp. A sports...

1996 Ferrari 355 Spider

Rare Manual Gearbox

ESTIMATE £50,000-£60,000

‘Complex, sophisticated, and very fast, it is the quantum leap that has enabled the Ferrari V8 to run in proud parallel with the 456GT and 550 Maranello,’ enthused Car magazine’s review of the F355. First presented to the...

1997 Bentley Brooklands

27,000 miles from new

ESTIMATE £12,000-£15,000

The Bentley Brooklands was introduced in 1992 as a replacement for the Bentley Mulsanne and Bentley Eight models. It was intended as a slightly cheaper alternative to the Bentley Turbo R featuring the same styling, and underpinnings of...

1989 Ferrari Testarossa

ESTIMATE £50,000-£60,000

Ferrari’s flagship model of the 1980s, the Testarossa, revived a famous name from the Italian manufacturer’s past when it arrived in 1984. A car of abnormal design and performance, the new Testarossa was born to stupefy, as was...

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190SL Roadster

ESTIMATE £65,000-£85,000

The Mercedes 300SL Gullwing coupe  was unquestionably among the most remarkable designs of the post WWII era,  but its extraordinary complexity and correspondingly phenomenal price both to buy and to run, severely restricted its sales appeal....