Welcome to Penrith Farmers’
& Kidd’s plc (PFK) website.
tried to make navigation on this site clear and straightforward,
but if you cannot find the information you seek then do not
get in touch. Contact details are at
the foot of this page.
& Kidd’s plc are a Cumbrian-based company, with a number of
specialist subsidiaries covering the fields of Estate Agency
(Commercial and Residential), Land Agency, Town and Country
Planning, and Finance, as well as our Auction Saleroom. Our
offices are spread across the North Lakes area and the Eden
Valley, with offices in Penrith, Appleby, Kirkby Stephen,
Keswick and Cockermouth, but business often takes us in to the South Lakes area
and outside Cumbria into Lancashire, County Durham and the
Scottish Borders. With our wide coverage of Cumbria we
have the strength to cover all aspects of your assets under one
Our sales are
held in our
purpose-built 1500 square meter Saleroom. Which is based on
junction 40 of the M6 (one of the main routes for the trade
fortnightly sales of Victoriana and
Later Furnishings are held every other Wednesday and consist of
800-1000 lots. They consist of Victorian and earlier
furnishings up to modern day furniture, white goods etc.
We hold quarterly fine art, antiques and
collectors catalogue sales, with our traditional fully
illustrated catalogue still ever popular. We also hold
specialist sales of coins and banknotes, jewellery, garden and
architectural and also tool sales. We also occasionally
hold single-owner dispersal sales, on request and these can be
held on site.
We were the first auction company in Cumbria to offer online
bidding some 8 years ago back in 2003 and again first to offer
full live (real time) bidding back in 2006. We now are the
only auctioneers in Cumbria offering two live bidding systems
running side by side through both
and www.invaluable.com .
This together with our extensive local and national advertising
and our database of buyers offers sellers the chance to reach
the widest international audience.
We hold record price for a number of Cumbrian artists including
Alfred & William Heaton-Cooper, William Lakin Turner, and also
£40,000 for a Winifred Nicholson, the highest price paid outside
We are members and regulated by the Royal
Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
How to Contact Us:
Penrith Farmers' & Kidd's plc
+44 (0)1768 890781