About Old Hat GuitarsI can’t really describe what it’s like to own a vintage guitar and antique shop, especially if you have an affliction called G.A.S. – guitar acquisition syndrome and a mother moaning at you to get a proper Job hence the antique family business runs now side by side. We also have a museum on the first floor dedicated to a miss spent youth (according to mother) going back to the 1930s in music equipment the exhibits can be viewed and sometimes even played. Guitars/Amps bought and sold, swapped from new to covered in cobwebs from age. Antiques etc. Gold, Jewellery, clocks, furniture, silver through to vintage items also classic cars and motorcycles. everything considered *CASH PAID*.

The shop takes it a stage further with a large and varied stock of amplifiers, both US and UK origin dating back to the early 40s, often with matching guitars through. Also a wide range of Antiques dating back to the late 18th century

Our experienced  OHV guitar tech is on hand, and takes care of everything from setups to resprays. Also the OHV amp-tech department is fully equipped to repair or service any amp.

The shop is open Tuesday to  Saturday 09.00 am to 5.00 pm, we are closed on sundays and mondays . Telephone 01507 525327 or mobile 07850 802219. If you are calling from outside the UK the numbers are 00441507 525327 and 00447850 802219. Ask for Norman  – and remember we like a swindle or a swop.

why not drop in on our ebay shop https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/normansoldhat

for some great bargains

We consistently pay good *CASH* prices for used or vintage guitars and amplifiers in any condition, just call us we cover the entire country.