Who Are We

Beacon Hill Estate Sales is an all-encompassing estate sale company and our trademark is our dedication to extensive and comprehensive research coupled with our client first philosophy.  Downsizing, relocating, or letting go of lifelong belongings can be an emotional and overwhelming process, especially doing so on one’s own. Let us help you find new homes for your coveted treasures while you focus your time and energy on looking ahead.

Beacon Hill’s extensive knowledge of art, jewelry, furniture and more, combined with our personable touch will make this process seamless and profitable.

We currently serve (but we are not limited to) New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Florida.  We offer a variety of services including: Estate Sales, On-site Auctions, Consignments, Appraisals, and Buyouts.

Beacon Hill is sure to provide you with exemplary service.  In the event that you require additional information please visit our Testimonials sections where our work speaks through our clients’ experiences.


Beacon Hill was founded by Patricia Augenstein.  After a successful career as the Head of Research and Development at a New Jersey antique auction house, Patricia decided to take her passion for research and marketing to another level. She became a Certified Personal Property Appraiser and founded Beacon Hill.

Patricia dedicates herself to identifying, researching and marketing fine items.  Her knowledge of antiques, artwork and jewelry, as well as her ability to maintain an extensive network of experts and clients, makes Patricia a wealth of resources.  Patricia works to ensure that you are satisfied with all aspects of the Beacon Hill experience, as Beacon Hill puts the client first.

Her work is a testament to her character as she is professional and personable.  As a wife, mother, and voracious researcher, Patricia knows that maintaining relationships through quality work is the key to success.

Patricia is a designated member of Certified Appraisers Guild of America (CAGA)