Terms & Conditions of Sale

All orders are subject to the conditions set out below and, unless agreed by us in writing, these conditions will override any terms stipulated by the buyer.

The prices shown in the price list are applicable to the date of the order.  Prices are correct at the time of publication but may be subject to VAT at the current rate. A certificate of shipping is required for goods to be sent abroad before VAT can be reimbursed.  All prices are ex works.

50% of purchase price is required on confirmation of order and settlement in full prior or at the time of delivery on pro from accounts.  If account facilities are established, full payment must be made net 30 days from the date of invoice.  I the buyer fails to make payment on the due date  we shall be entitled to withhold delivery without prejudice to our right, and maintain an action against the buyer until all outstanding payments are received in full.  Until all outstanding payments are received in full we will be entitled to recover interest at 4% above our bank rate.  We may recover the goods from the buyer if the amount outstanding from the buyer  exceeds the agreed credit limit, and for that purpose the buyer authorises us or our servants to enter on land where goods are situated.

Customised and bespoke orders require full payment before work can begin.

We reserve the right to refuse cancellation on  furniture shown in the catalogue.  If cancellation is accepted we shall be entitled either to deduct any costs incurred by us in connection with the order if payment has already been made or, if no payment has been made, to recover any costs and expenses from the buyer: cancellation will only be effective when the aforementioned costs and expenses are received by us.

Good remain the property of The Houghton Collection until full payment is received.

All measurements given on the website and in the catalogue are approximate.

All delivery dates are intended as an estimate and we shall not be liable to make good any damage or loss arising out of delay in delivery.

We can arrange delivery using our own carriers or alternatively, a carrier stipulated by the buyer.

Goods will leave the premises of The Houghton Collection in perfect condition.  Once goods have left the premises of The Houghton Collection we cannot be held responsible for any damage occurring to the good thereafter.