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Charles Hanson Wiki (Auctioneer), Bio, Age, Height, Married, Husband, Kids, Net Worth

Charles Hanson is a British auctioneer, Television Personality and Chartered Surveyor. He has appeared on numerous antique programs including Antiques Road Trip, Bargain Hunt, Flog It!, etc as an antique expert. Currently, he works as Managing Director at Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers Ltd. He is active on social media and people who follow him and are his fans love to sneak into his world through his social media handles. We will know more about him through this blog in which we will cover details of Charles Hanson’s Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Married, Wife, Kids, Salary, Net Worth, etc.

Charles Hanson Wiki


Charles is born and raised by her parents in Great Britain. He has not disclosed the identity of his parents in the public domain.


It is not known if he has any siblings or not.

Place Of Birth:

Charles was born in Holbrook, a village located in Derbyshire at the southern end of the Pennines approx five miles north of Derby, United Kingdom.

Date Of Birth/ Birthday

He is born on May 1, 1978. He cuts his birthday cake with his family and close friends on this day. Also, lots of birthday wishes poured into his social media accounts from his die-hard fans.

Age / How old?

Charles Hanson is 44 years old as of 2024.


His nickname is Charles.


His nationality is British.


His ethnic background is white.

Physical Measurements:


Charles Hanson is 6 feet and 1 inch tall in height.


He has moderate weight.

Hair Color:

He has brown hair.

Eyes Color:

His eyes color is brown.

Shoe Size:

His shoe size details are not available.


Talking about his education, he attended the Southampton Institute from 1996 to 1999, but also he has learned so much from his deep passion for antiques and history through his real-life experiences.

He is a qualified Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).


He is a professional auctioneer, Businessman, and expert specializing in antiques.


Charles during his music career had released a Rock version of the classic Sleigh Ride which was released digitally on the independent record label Saga Entertainment and peaked at number 1 on the Amazon Rock Charts for BBC Children in need.

The most expensive lot Hanson has sold was a Qianlong period Chinese porcelain vase which was used by the seller as a doorstop for 36 years, finishing at £650,000

Moreover, in 2016, Charles company opened a department specializing in coins and antiquities which was named Historica.

As per his linked-in page, he has presented the STV’s Antiques Road Trip total of 12 series for 8 years from 2009 to 2016.

He served at the BBC Network as the BBC 1’s Bargain Hunt for more than one and half a decade approximately from 2002 to 2016.

Also, he has worked as a presenter for For What It’s Worth and Tuesday’s Child from 2015 to 2016.

The current times, he is Managing Director at Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers Ltd.

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The name of her wife is Rebecca Ludlam.


After dating each other for a few years, the beautiful couple tied the wedding knot in the presence of almost 150 people at All Saints Church, Mackworthland in the year 2010. Their reception ceremony was held in Osmaston Park.


He has two kids within the marriage to her wife Rebecca. One daughter Matilda Hanson and one Son named Frederick Hanson.

Unfortunately, the couple’s first kid named Thomas William Hanson nicknamed Tommy born asleep in September 2012.

Since then, they have worked hard to bring awareness of the issue of stillborn babies and also raised approx. £40,000 for the Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society with the help of colleagues from Antiques Road Trip who ran the Great North Run for the cause.

Illness / Disease

Charles was detected with testicular cancer in the year 2012 and an operation to remove the malignant tissue was done in August 2012. He goes for regular examinations from time to time for unwanted growth since 2012.


He is available on Instagram with the username (@mrcharleshanson) but he is not active on it. He got more than 1000 followers on his famous social media profile.


He is very much active on his Twitter account with the username (@HansonsAuctions).He gives regular updates about the auctioning industries and his current work to his more than 46k followers.


Vis his Facebook page (@HansonsAuctioneersUK), he posts pictures of new antique items for his 6k followers.


As per payscale(dot)com, the average salary of an auctioneer in the UK is £29479. But as he is an experienced auctioneer and very old in the profession, he might be making more salary than mentioned here. We will update the information once it is available.


Charles Hanson has a net worth of approximately $700,000 to $1 Millions USD.

Frequently asked questions about Charles Hanson

Is Izzie Balmer related to Charles Hanson?

No, they are not related neither they are working together for many antique industry events and appearing together on BBC Daytime Programmes.

Where does Charles Hanson Work?

As an auctioneer and valuer, he works at the Hansons, an auction firm based in Etwall in Derbyshire.

Where does Charles Hanson live?

Charles Hanson lives in Derbyshire with his family having a wife and two kids.

How old is the age of Charles Hanson from Antiques Road Trip?

He is 44 years old as of 2023.

When did Charles Hanson was born?

Charles Hanson was born in May 1978.

Is Bargain Hunt’s TV Presenter Charles Hanson married?

Yes, he is a married man, and the name of his wife is Rebecca Ludlam

What car does Charles Hanson Drive?

He has been a part of many vintage car auctions as an auctioneer but which car he drives is still a question that needs an accurate answer.

Is Charles Hanson still on Bargain Hunt?

Yes, he is still working as a Television Presenter for the Bargain Hunt.

How tall is Charles Hanson?

Charles stands 6 feet and 1 inch tall in height.

What is the name of Charles Hanson Kids?

He has two kids – One daughter Matilda Hanson and one Son named Frederick Hanson.