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School Holidays ! Tension beckons

Opening times are fluid at the moment as my children are off school. I have had to become a constant performer for their MANY needs. However  I am available, so if you find yourself peering through our showroom window and wish to view our stock – please phone me on 07756211120 – and I will be happy to let you into the shop ( I live just across the road ) or I can arrange to open on appointment day or night.

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You never know what’s behind a closed door

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NOW SOLD

 

Bier

I was lucky enough to recently find a late Victorian period funeral hand bier, in oak and cast iron, the lift-off flat frame, designed to bear the coffin, with hinged sides, retractable carrying handles and rollers, the main body with hand pulling handle, sitting on large spoke cart wheels with rubber tyres, able to move on an axis

Lovely decorative unusual piece – un- restored and all intact.

£600 ono

 

Too dam hot – Summers fly – winters walk

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Main showroom

New in stock is this Eames chair and footstool copy – full leather in great condition nice dimensions

H32 1/2 inches x Depth 32 1/2 inches x W 33 1/2 inches – £550

Other new additions include a lovely George III linen press, a former Regency square piano that is now a righteous six legged dark mahogany sideboard –  and lots of new paintings including this large original abstract painted in acrylic. We’ve been busy turning lots of stock round, refurbishing and restoring many superb pieces of antique upholstery. Lots of great pieces due in next week and website will be getting updated again this week. We will be open Friday and Saturday. remember we also open for appointments so if you want to view after work – just give me a ring.

 

Eames chair and footstool

As usual any enquiries then please do phone – 07756211120

 

May Stock – get in first and fast !

This ebonised console table is new this week –

Stock has been turning around fairly quickly recently – with some pieces getting snapped up so quickly that I haven’t had time to get them up on the website. We have two very different antique console tables in stock – both are super stylish in their own ways – they would look superb in a period home.

We also have a lovely George III mahogany linen press – a real country house piece.

In the pipeline is a stunning Ercol Wychwood settee from 1978 that is currently being reupholstered  – so watch this space for that.

More stock being added this week

Any enquiries then please do phone 07756211120

James

 

Guy Rogers – Manhattan recliners – SOLD

Just in – these reupholstered and refurbished Manhattan recliners By Guy Rogers – Designed by George Fejer and Eric Phamphilon.

Manufactured in 1961 – they draw from Danish deigns of the period and are very elegant chairs – they recline by simply lifting up the front seat and have three settings. Really easy to use.

Frames are teak and the fabric is a blue velvet – both chairs have been professionally upholstered. I am selling the pair for £600 or £350 individually – they are a bargain at this price and I don’t expect them to hang around for long.

H 94cm

D 83cm

W 68cm

07756211120 if you need any more details – they are on display in the shop.

Regards, James

Chesterfield Reduced to only £750 – SOLD

 

 

Superb settee – newly rebuilt refurbished and reupholstered

This was a leather Chesterfield from the 80’s but was in too bad condition to restore – so we stripped it back to the frame and completely refurbished it – FR rub tested grey fabric and new foam and springs

Professionally reupholstered – it’s effectively brand new and looks stunning – beautifully deep buttoned and a wonderful colour

Was £850 now reduced to £750 – its a bargain you wont find better or cheaper.

Phone James on 07756211120 to view or for more information

NOW SOLD

New In – Gillows

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Gillows Sofa

 

 

 

Sheraton style two seated sofa – completely refurbished and reupholstered in beautiful linen floral fabric. Circa 1875 – stamped and numbered. Its a stunning sofa coil sprung seat and back on an inlaid mahogany frame by one of the periods top furniture makers – we think we have given it a fresh twist that makes this piece a rare one off. I will be fitting the brass castors back on this week. The photographs show a cushion seat that we have had made – the sofa is sprung seated so this is just an added extra should you want to use it. This is an incredibly rare sofa – the last one we had was sold in Liberty’s of London for over £3000 – This exceptionally beautiful piece is £1750 direct from us.