Unusual, Continental, Figured Walnut Antique Secretaire / Abattant.

Antique Secretaire

The Secretaire is the meaning for an enclosed writing desk, usually having an upper cabinet section of a piece of antique furniture. This was first introduced in the late Georgian eras by furniture designers like Hepplewhite and Chippendale. They can come in lots of different forms of furniture from the secreaire chest, cabinets to larger […]

Early 18th Century Beautifully Figured Period Oak Antique Coffer.

Antique Coffers

Antique coffers are plain and simple country pieces of period antique furniture and are one of the earliest forms of furniture on record. The coffer would usually be constructed from planks of solid oak with a hinged lid and be of simple pegged construction or with the old iron clout nails. Period coffers are mainly […]

Spectacular Lambs Of Manchester Burr Walnut Antique Credenza

Antique Credenza

The antique credenza is a fine quality piece of antique furniture in the form of a sideboard or cupboard that was fashionable during the Victorian period. They were only built by the best Victorian master craftsmen as they were detailed with fine veneers and beautifully figured woods for clients who would have been wealthy and […]

Set of Six Victorian Walnut Antique Balloon back Dining Chairs

Antique Balloon Back chairs

Antique balloon backed dining chairs are a popular style as they will fit around most styles of dining table perfectly. Here on antiques would we do get lots of beautiful antique chairs for sale and you can see many different examples along with our latest stock in our antique chairs category here. Balloon back chairs […]

Antique Cheval mirrors

The antique cheval mirror is a free standing mirror that can be full length in height, ideal to see your entire outfit when getting dressed. Here on antiques world we have some beautiful antique mirrors for sale and if you visit our mirror section on the side of our website for our latest acquisitions. The […]

Spectacular Huge Solid Oak Antique Arts And Crafts Victorian Library Bookcase / Dresser

Antique Library Bookcases

Antique Library Bookcases With the lavish lifestyles of the Georgian and Victorian Upper class homes, they produced furniture to impress,  furniture designers were coming up with superb larger new pieces with features displaying  architectural themes. This would include the magnificent antique library bookcases, usually constructed from the finest quality timbers and quality fittings. Here on […]

Fine Quality Antique Tall Edwardian Mahogany Antique Nesting Tables

Antique Nest of Tables

Antique nests of tables or also known as nesting tables are not only very versatile but also very pretty pieces of furniture to look at. They were first illustrated by Sheraton in his Cabinet Directory of 1803 described as  ‘Quartetto tables’ and stated they are useful for needlework whereas George Smith in 1808 described them […]

Stunning French Empire, Figured mahogany Antique Dressing Table

Antique French Furniture

To view all our antique furniture including quality French furniture for sale please click here as our website has beautiful selections from all periods including fine French in walnut and oak. Antique French Furniture is mainly in cherry wood or oak. From armoires, beds, tables and chairs, fine pieces can add elegance to your home. […]

Customer Comments

Customer Comments Below is a selection of comments left by our customers. We welcome all feedback as we strive to offer the best possible service. *Hi James Just wanted to say a big thank you for the bookcases which arrived safely and promptly this afternoon. They are simply stunning – we are very thrilled with […]

James Shoolbred Antique Furniture

Antique furniture by James Shoolbred and Co. (Jas Shoolbred)

Antique furniture by James Shoolbred and Co. (Jas Shoolbred) James Shoolbred & Co or also knows as Jas Shoolbred was established in the 1820’s as a draper’s shop, at Tottenham Court Road, London. The company first began supplying textiles to the furniture trade. By the 1860’s, the company began designing, manufacturing and selling its own […]

Antique Furniture in Lancashire

Antique Furniture In Lancashire

Antique Furniture in Lancashire With many antique shops disappearing from the high streets, it’s becoming more and more difficult to find good quality antique furniture in Lancashire for sale. Luckily there is one a hidden gem in Clitheroe, the heart of the Ribble Valley called Driscolls Antiques who has a huge warehouse full of the […]

Shapland & Petter

Antique furniture by the Designer and Cabinet Makers Shapland & Petter

Antique furniture by the Designer and Cabinet Makers Shapland & Petter Antique furniture by Shapland & Petter us usually very well constructed from the finest quality timbers and beautifully designed. Shapland & Petter was based in North Devon in a town called Barnstaple and specialized in Arts & Crafts designs but also made more traditional […]

Antique Furniture by The Cabinet Makers A Blain Liverpool

Antique Furniture by The Cabinet Makers A Blain Liverpool

Antique Furniture by The Cabinet Makers A Blain Liverpool Some superb quality crafted pieces of antique furniture can be seen by the cabinet maker A Blain Liverpool. This is the stamp for Arthur Blain who established the cabinet making business in the William IV period of 1835 at 35 Paradise Street, Liverpool. The earliest examples […]

Antique Davenport Desk

Antique Davenport Desk The antique davenport desk was first recorded in the George III period of the 1790s, in the records of the renowned cabinet maker Gillows of Lancaster and it states ‘Captain Davenport desk’. It was first built and commissioned for Captain Davenport and this is the first example of this type of small […]