Live Auction 2016

LOT 1

AN OVERNIGHT STAY WITH BREAKFAST AT THE 5-STAR BEAUMONT HOTEL PLUS DINNER FOR TWO IN THE COLONY GRILL ROOM
The Beaumont Hotel is a grand but intimate ***** hotel located on a quiet Mayfair square which recaptures the spirit of old-world luxury; it is the AA Hotel Of The Year – London 2016.
Dinner is in the Colony Grill Room which is inspired by the clubby, sophisticated Grill Rooms that first became popular in New York and London in the 1920s, the Colony Grill serves classic dishes from both sides of the Atlantic. Breakfast is in the Cub Room
Donated by the Beaumont Hotel 


LOT 2

A WEEK IN A TWO BEDROOM APARTMENT IN CENTRAL PARIS
A one week stay at 80 Avenue des Ternes, 75017, Paris.
Accommodating four people with 2 double bedrooms (both en-suite), kitchen, lounge and dining room with TV, DVD and internet access. The apartment is situated a couple of hundred metres from the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées, with underground Public Parking in Avenue des Ternes
Donated by Rickety Bridge Winery
www.ricketybridgewinery.com

 


LOT 3

A JEROBOAM OF RUINART BLANC DE BLANCS CHAMPAGNE + A MAGNUM OF DOM PERIGNON + A PRIVATE TOUR FOR TWO OF THE CELLARS OF MAISON RUINART
Join a private tour of the cellars of Maison Ruinart in Reims with the team from Simpsons; overnight accommodation and dinner and expenses paid return travel from London are included. The date is to be confirmed but will probably be in Spring 2017
Donated by Andreas Antona & LVMH

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A CASE OF MEURSAULT
Twelve bottles of 2012 Meursault, Clos du Cromin, Domaine Patrick Javillier
Meursault Clos du Cromin is located at the beginning of the hill of Volnay; its aromatic power and exceptional balance make it one of the “Grands Seigneurs” of Burgundy
Donated by the Pat Allsop Charitable Trust

 


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A SIX MAGNUM CASE OF CLARET
Six magnums of 2008 Château Giscours, 3ème Cru Classé, Margaux
Donated by Berry Bros. & Rudd

 


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DOUBLE MAGNUM OF CLARET
A double magnum of Château La Conseillante 2000 Pomerol
Château La Conseillante is considered to be an outstanding château of Pomerol and neighbours include Pétrus, Vieux Château Certan and Cheval Blanc
Donated by David McAlpine

 


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SUSHMA
A bronze sculpture from a limited edition of 8 by Jonathan Wylder created by the traditional lost wax process of bronze casting, width 24 in. height 16 in.
Donated by Andrew & Mary Wilson
and Jonathan & Heather Wylder

 


LOT 8

5 NIGHTS BED & BREAKFAST AT RICKETY BRIDGE 5-STAR HISTORIC MANOR HOUSE, FRANSCHHOEK, WESTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA
Luxurious en-suite accommodation for 2 people for 5 nights with a magnum of Cabernet Sauvignon in your room upon arrival Breakfast each day plus a Gourmet Dinner paired with Rickety Bridge wines in Paulina’s Restaurant on one evening and dinner in one of the superb restaurants in Franschhoek, up to the value of R1,000.00 for one other night. On one day, a lunch at the winery with a tutored wine tasting with one of the Rickety Bridge Winemakers, at Paulina’s Restaurant
Donated by Rickety Bridge Winery www.ricketybridgewinery.com

 

 


LOT 9

LE GAVROCHE: THE ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE
“Menu Exceptionnel” with matching wines for two for lunch or dinner with champagne on arrival valid to December 2017
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a collection of personally autographed cookbooks by Michel Roux Jnr
Donated by Michel Roux Jr


LOT 10

THE SHERATON GRAND LONDON PARK LANE HOTEL, PICCADILLY
Two Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Park View Suite including:
Cocktails on arrival, Champagne afternoon tea for 2 in the Palm Court, a manicure or pedicure and a wet shave, return transfers and tickets to a West End Show and a 3 course meal with wine in Mercante.
This celebrated luxurious 1920s Art Deco hotel located in the heart of Mayfair has recently undergone a transformational renovation and restoration
Donated by The Sheraton Grand London Park Lane Hotel, Piccadilly

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LOT 11

TICKETS FOR “HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU”
Two tickets for Have I Got News For You with the chance to meet the team and enjoy hospitality afterwards
Donated by Ian Hislop

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LOT 12

THE ULTIMATE DINNER PARTY
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Michelin Star Chef cooks for a dinner party of up to 10 people in your own home with champagne and canapés on arrival and
matching wines with each course
Donated by Simpsons Restaurant

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LOT 13

LIME WOOD, A LUXURIOUS BOUTIQUE COUNTRY HOUSE HOTEL IN THE NEW FOREST
A two night midweek stay for two, including a full day place for two on a cookery course at
HH&Co Backstage with breakfast each morning and lunch on the day of the cookery course
Guests have access to the Herb House Spa during their stay
HH&Co Backstage is Lime Wood’s purpose built cookery school and draws on head chefs Angela Hartnett and Luke Holder’s fresh, confident approach to cooking and eating and their signature home-cooked style; HH&Co Backstage offers a unique, fun and informal way of learning how to cook delicious food
Donated by Robin Hutson, Chairman & CEO of Lime Wood Group Ltd

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LOT 14

CATCH & COOK WITH MARK HIX
A FAMILY DAY FISHING ON SIR RICHARD SUTTON’S BENHAM ESTATE
This is for up to four Rods hosted by David Sutton and the renowned chef Mark Hix for the day in the Wilderness Fishery, on the River Kennet, near Newbury, including lunch, during the 2017 fishing season. The day’s catch will be cooked on the river’s edge in the early evening with drinks sponsored by Robin Hutson, Chairman & CEO of Lime Wood Group Ltd and Home Grown Hotels Ltd
Donated by David Sutton, Mark Hix & Robin Hutson

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LOT 15

DINNER FOR TWO AT MOSIMANN’S CLUB
Dinner for two with matching wines in the Montblanc private room at Mosimann’s Club
valid to 31st July 2017
Donated by Philipp Mosimann

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LOT 16

PRIVATE TOUR OF PURDEY GUN MAKING WORKSHOP
A very rare opportunity for two people to take a private tour of James Purdey and Sons gun making workshop in Hammersmith accompanied by the Chairman of Purdey, Mr James Horne. The book “Two Hundred Years of Excellence” about James Purdey & Sons is also included
Donated by James Purdey & Sons Ltd

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LOT 17

TWO NIGHTS BED & BREAKFAST IN A SUITE AT CLARIDGE’S FOR TWO
A luxury 2-night stay in a suite at Claridge’s including daily English breakfast for two people
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Theatre tickets to a show of your choice and a chauffered Knight Frank taxi to and from the theatre
Donated by the Maybourne Hotel Group & Knight Frank

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