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Independent Jewellery Valuation Service

Northern Valuations is a truly independent jewellery valuation company providing jewellery valuation services to Kendal, Lancaster and the surrounding areas.

Specialising in Home Visits, the principal of Northern Valuations, Gordon Bramwell, visits you at your home at a mutually agreed time and values your jewellery in the comfort and security of your own home using their mobile gem laboratory. An exact fee is quoted after an initial inspection of your items. Work will commence immediately if you are happy with the quoted valuation fee.

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Northern Valuations have been thoroughly vetted by Trading Standards and has been awarded a place on The Business Approval Register. You can be assured of our honest, trustworthy, fair and transparent way of doing business with you. These attributes are of particular importance when you are allowing businesses into your home.

A very detailed report will be delivered to you a few days later. Your Valuation Report will meet or exceed all the requirements laid down by law and the Insurance Industry.


Gordon's Biography & Credentials

Gordon joined the retail jewellery trade in 1979 working in the family retail shops until 1986. For the next six years Gordon worked as a salesman in for high-end jewellery retailers in Manchester (Boodle & Dunthorne and Mappin & Webb) before moving to Cumbria in 1992 to take up an appointment as manager of a retail jewellers in South Lakeland.

In 1994 he became a Member of the Institute of Registered Valuers and attained his Fellowship Status in 2014. Gordon left the retail trade in 2013 to become an Independent valuer.

  • FNAG - Fellow of the National Association of Goldsmiths
  • PJ Dip - Professional Jewellers Diploma
  • PJ Val Dip - Professional Jewellers Valuation Diploma
  • PJ Gem Dip - Professional Jewellers Gemstone Diploma
  • Member - Association of Independent Jewellery Valuers
  • 5-star rating on Jewellery Appraisers of the World
Gordon Bramwell - Gemmologists and Jewellery Valuer in Kendal
Gordon Bramwell - Fellow of the Institute of Registered Valuers
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