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In 1961 the Rolls Royce changed hands for the first time, and it would stay in the same family for 30 years with father and later son. The second owner was Ernest Farrow of Colchester, and the car was registered to the family business, E W Farrow & Sons Ltd who sold surplus army supplies before specializing in irrigation pumps. After almost 30 years in the Farrow family the Rolls Royce sold to Neville Cormack OBE, founder of Cormar Carpets (1956), and one of the pioneers of tufted carpet in the UK having imported machinery from the USA, then starting production at Nunn Hills Mill in the Rossendale Valley.
In 1996 Rolls Royce experts P&A Wood had the car in their hands and it featured on their Celebration of 50 years of the Rolls Royce Silver Cloud and Bentley S Series marketing material and Christmas Cards. A card, and poster are with the cars comprehensive history folder. The car was also featured in the P&A Wood advert in the Rolls Royce Enthusiasts Club magazine described as remarkably excellent original condition and only 35, 000 miles. Since being sold by the renowned Rolls Royce distributors the car has had four owners over the last 25 years (one of being the proprietor of Royce Motor Services who owned the car for a number of years) and has covered a further 16, 500 miles taking the mileage to just 51, 500.
The Rolls has arrived with us as an outstanding correct and original low mileage car presented in exceptional condition. The bodywork is first class, the Sand over Sable paintwork pristine and the chromework gleams. The interior is wonderfully original with gorgeous leather trim, and smells as it did when leaving the factory in 1959. The woodwork is beautiful, over rugs in excellent condition and the immaculate boot area is as you would expect when almost new. This is a top quality motor car, and this will not disappoint in any respect.
7655 MY comes with a comprehensive history with over 30 years of MOT certificates and invoices for regular maintenance and servicing totaling almost £20, 000 over the last 20 years or so. Invoices are on file from Bentley main agents Broughtons of Cheltenham, Royce Motor Services and last year over £8000 spent with specialists on major work to the braking and power steering system. The car is a first class on the road, as expected of a superbly maintained, low mileage original car that has been in the hands of meticulous owners and renowned Rolls Royce experts. This is a wonderful car, one of the most exceptional Cloud's we have had the delight of selling.
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This Silver Cloud is finished in Dove Grey with Blue/Grey interior. Last owner 30 years with an impressive history file. Very original & genuine example. Please call or email for further details.
- 7th Aug 2021
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- 19th Aug 2021
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- 19th Jul 2021
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1962 Rolls Royce Cloud2 6750cc V8 two Tone Blue 63000 miles lovely working order requires £500 paintwork. Rust free car. Air conditioning electric windows service history and extensive history file books etc. £29950 For more photos or to view please call Chris or Sylvana
- 13th Sep 2021
Frank Dale & Stepsons have relocated to Sandhurst in Surrey where our 14,000 square foot workshop offers the very best support to Rolls-Royce and Bentley owners. We offer:- Highly competitive pricing, with servicing on all pre-war models charged at £65 per hour, servicing on all post war models built up to 2003 ...
- 15th Aug 2021
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- 8th Aug 2021
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- 25th Aug 2021
Has been the subject of vast expense including a complete strip and repaint of the coachwork and benefitting from a complete reupholstered interior. Extensive mechanical restoration including a new gearbox with the engine requiring running in. Please call for further details and information pack.
- 26th Aug 2021
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- 14th Sep 2021
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- 3rd Sep 2021
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- 15th Jul 2021
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- 17th Jul 2021
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- 30th Aug 2021
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- 19th Jul 2021
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- 23rd Sep 2021