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20/25 Continental Sports Saloon £79500

 

ROLLS-ROYCE 1934 20/25 SPORTS SALOON BY FREESTONE AND WEBB. The history of the car is complete and the total mileage is now 130,000. The car has been extensively restored and is in first class condition. The Freestone and Webb made the best looking Sports Saloon at the time using the long wheel base chassis which gives the scale of a Phantom II but with the agility of the 20/25. This model has a large sliding head (sun roof), side mounted spare wheel, individual front seats and wheel discs.T
This lovely 20/25 was first sold to RJ Colling of England with registration number BGN521. Other owners include Lombard North Central Ltd. in 1973, Raymond Kerry DeCourcy / Carlton Hotel in 1974-76, S.C. Hamer of Holland Mews Park, London. In 1977, the noted collector Bryan Jones purchased the car and had it shipped to his home in Connecticut. Prior to shipping, the car was completely re-wired by Magneto Repairs of Cricklewood and the sunroof, interior and boot were restored by Roy Creech, who had previously worked for Hooper. He also replaced the wood subframe as needed. During Mr. Jones residence in Connecticut from September 1978 - May 1989, the car attended the Atlantic Region Meets. After his move to New Hampshire, Mr. Jones began to upgrade the car's condition and it eventually won first price the the National Rolls-Royce Meet touring class competition at both Ottawa (1992) an Asheville (1993). From 1988-92, the engine was completely rebuilt by Ken Smith of Bethany, CT. Mr.Smith apprenticed at Rolls-Royce in England and is well-known to Rolls-Royce owners in the Atlantic region.
The car showed 117,000 miles in 1977 and it was believed to be correct at that time. . The car comes with an extensive history file.he car spent some of its later years in America where it won several first class awards in shows and Concours events. The last owner of over ten years has maintained and cherished this car and kept in good fettle
Chassis No. GKC18, Engine No. N5F, Body No. 1066, Design No. 1275C

Location: Thornfalcon Classics, Stoke Hill, Henlade, Taunton, Somerset TA3 5NB
Telephone: 01823 444500 Email: sales@thornfalconclassics.com

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