About us

Kent Auction Galleries Ltd.  is a long established auction house based in Folkestone.

We have over 40 years experience in Antiques, Fine Arts and Collectables. We have experts in every field, providing knowledge and experience on the many items we value on a weekly basis.  We have a wide customer base and sell to a world wide audience through our website with each auction broadcast live with real time bidding through www.easyliveauction.com.

The Team

David Lancefield

David Lancefield

Saleroom Manager, Expert & Auctioneer
David M. Lancefield

From a collection of silver spoons at age 21 David went on to run 5 antique shops across Kent, representing LAPADA at the House of Commons during his time as an antiques dealer. His involvement with the Antiques and Fine Art business over the last 40+ years provides Kent Auction Galleries Ltd with a first-class Valuer, Cataloguer and General Saleroom Manager. He is usually the first contact for new customers, who will find his nature amiable and patient, paying great attention to detail.

Office Administrator
Christine Jenner

Christine has a wealth of experience working in the office and our expert on clothing. You will often find her sorting through all the beautiful clothing, bags & shoe items we receive ready for our bespoke Fashion sales.

Porter & Driver
Chris Rushworth

Chris joined the team over 10 years ago, his calm, caring attitude helps create the comfortable atmosphere we, as a company, pride ourselves on.

Matt Giles

Matt works on both saleroom floors but mainly on furniture. Please ask him if you wish to see an item from a cabinet on viewing days.

You may also meet Nick who is contracted to us for collecting & delivering items all over Kent, Surrey, Sussex, London & Essex.