In pictures: Edinburgh Victorian hotel’s contents up for auction

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BEDS, wardrobes, kitchen and technical equipment will be among the contents of an Edinburgh hotel going up for auction this month.

The contents of the Royal Ettrick Hotel will be auctioned with no reserve, on Thursday November 16 from 11am.

The auction, which will be managed by Wilsons Auctions Dalry, will feature over 600 Lots from the Victorian hotel located in the Scottish capital’s leafy suburbs and is an opportunity for bidders across the hospitality industry to invest in furniture and equipment suitable for hotels, bars and restaurants.

Items will include a selection of bedroom furniture from beds, wardrobes, night stands and desks to large flat screen LCD televisions, sofas and sofa beds.

Additional Lots will feature fully equipped kitchen units and equipment including fryers and cookers as well as furniture from the conservatory bistro, lounge, bar and garden areas.

Wilsons Auctions’ Commercial Sales Executive, Core Bergene said, “This is a unique opportunity for people across the Scottish hospitality industry and further afield to purchase an extensive range of contents from the Royal Ettrick Hotel in Edinburgh and with no reserve, all items will go to the highest bidder.

“Wilsons Auctions has successfully handled the auctions of a number of hotels in recent years including the Trump Turnberry Hotel in Ayrshire as well as the Minto Hotel in Edinburgh and we look forward to providing our expertise on behalf of the Royal Ettrick Hotel.

“With the expertise to auction anything and the ability to bring our services to a variety of clients, Wilsons Auctions can offer a hassle-free experience while opening up our auctions to a world-wide audience through our online bidding service, LiveBid. We would encourage those interested in the auction to register through our website at least 24 hours prior to the auction and we look forward to welcoming both physical and online bidders on 16th November,” he added.

Viewing will take place at the Royal Ettrick Hotel, 13 Ettrick Road, Edinburgh on Wednesday November 15 from 10am – 5pm.

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