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Date: 'February-2018'

KENT ANTIQUE SHOP GIVES UP ITS SECRETS AFTER BEING CLOSED AND SHUTTERED FOR 23 YEARS Featured Blog Image
KENT ANTIQUE SHOP GIVES UP ITS SECRETS AFTER BEING CLOSED AND SHUTTERED FOR 23 YEARS 27/02/18

Peacock Antiques, a shop in the Square at Chilham, near Canterbury, opened for business over 40 years, becoming a popular hunting ground for collectors and dealers but on the owner’s retirement 23 years ago, she literally closed the door and walked away. Neither she nor anyone else had stepped inside since, until she asked auctioneer Tony Pratt of The Canterbury Auction Galleries to clear the property and arrange for the contents to be sold. What he found raised some of the top prices in his recent sale.