Selection of Stock

  • 18th century chest of drawers

    Spanish chest of drawers with one key to work each lockable drawer. Price £975.

  • Glazed tabernacle

    Glazed pine tabernacle with raised upstand. One pane of original glass remaining. 74 cm high x 43 cm wide x 43 cm deep. Price: £190.

  • Small French table on fine cabriole legs

    Elegantly shaped small French table, later painted. The foot of one leg has some wear. Price £180.

  • Preview – two large 18th century portraits

    Just a taster of two large portraits in simple black wooden frames of a couple with gentle faces. More to follow.

  • Large metal urn

    A giant French urn made of light metal. Price £155.

  • Heavy French pine side table

    Hefty French table originally a chopping block with a massive drawer on metal runners.  It is now well married with another pine top.  Price £595.

  • French hand made glasses

    French hand made 19th century wine glasses.  (Only a few now remaining).

  • French wine cage

    French metal wine cage – with padlockable gate. Will hold around 90 bottles (two deep). Price £235.

  • Italian confit pots

    Italian confit pots from Puglia. The smaller, rarer ones would have been for preserving anchovies. From £58.

  • French painted armoire

    French armoire in elm, very heavy, cornice and doors lift off but does not break down further. Two new internal shelves added, these are easily lifted out if hanging space is preferred. Doors closed by small toggle fastener at top. The armoire has been fully restored and recently painted in pale grey chalk paint then waxed. Height 205cm x width 130cm x depth 60cm (these dimensions do not include cornice). Price £595. NOW REDUCED TO £495. (The shadows cast are from some heart shaped bunting).

  • 18th century Italian vitrine

    20160921_141846Blue green vitrine with two shelves, one is shaped in a curve. Not demountable. Price £975

  • Pair of French gilt wood finials

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    Soft gilded patina to a pair of carved finials. Approximately 20cm high. £62 the pair.

  • Italian double doored tall cupboard

    20160924_10011918th century Italian cupboard with three shelves and chicken wire panelled doors. Original warm yellow finish. Breaks down flat. (The back panels need to be screwed into place as they have lost their notches over the years). Price £1,785.

  • Broché books

    20160921_14153820161028_154830Many volumes of 18th and 19th century books available. The aqua turquoise set are an 18th century collection of French fairy stories – Le Cabinet des Fées. Price from £10 to £13 a volume.

  • Italian chandeliers

    20161028_154854One of three Italian chandeliers currently at Station Mill. This one has been rewired.

  • 19th century collection of sea shells

    20160723_074012Pretty sea shells in muted colours,having been collected many decades ago. £9 per bag.

  • Pair of tall grey shutters

    20160616_141034A pair of tall French grey shutters. Price £175.

  • Large wooden crates from Burgundy

    20160616_133503Three large grape harvesting crates from the Cote d’Or in Burgundy from Savigny sur Malain. Price £98 each. (NB ONLY ONE NOW REMAINING)

  • Rosewood divider

    20160610_162403Early 19th century rosewood screen/divider with three panels. Two of the finials have been replaced.  Price £325.

  • SNCF white and blue enamelled sign

    20160518_155549SNCF enamelled panel in good condition. This would have been placed at a level crossing. Price £120.

  • Tall French trumeau mirror

    20160518_151126Large trumeau panel with replacement mirror plate. 197 cm high x 133 cm wide. Now £995.

  • !8th century gilt frame French foxed mirror

    20160515_140059Worn and charming, a French mirror with a small hole made in the back where jewellery or money was hidden. Over the years retrieving fingers have worn the mirror plate. Price: £565.

  • Large Italian ceramic platters

    20160413_171029Large creamy yellow glazed platters from Puglia region of southern Italy. One of the three are remaining. Price from £110 each.

  • Long French wooden sign

    20160420_14121220160420_141204Reposting images of this beautiful French sign announcing Salle de Fetes, with the previous blue lettering grinning through. Promoting Biere du Pecheur at either end. Measuring 3 metres 67.5 cm by 51 cm. Price now £495.

  • Small Italian chandelier

    20160413_160818Pretty chandelier, with pearl bead detail. 69 cm high plus a long chain. The chandelier takes a single light bulb, has been rewired. Price £480.

  • Pair of 18th century brass fire dogs

    20160413_160638Pair of fire dogs. Price £120.

  • Small French glass fronted display cabinet

    20160304_15565520151128_151432The lining paper to this cabinet is a delight – remains of pictures of saints on a vivid blue paper with gold stars. The door is hinged on the left side and fixes with a hook on the right side. £190.<div style=”clear: both; font-size: 0px; height: 0px;”></div>

  • Pair of French cupboard doors

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    This pair of cupboard doors have been painted in F&B Purbeck Stone. (They might be used as a bed head).  Price: £195.

  • 18th century gilt wood foxed mirror

    20151001_140055Utterly beautiful, eighteenth century French foxed mirror with wear to the mercury down the centre of the mirror. Gilt wood frame with decorative crest. 61 cm high x 49 cm widest. Price £725.

  • Pair of French wall sconces
     

    Heavy French wall sconces with swan’s head decorative features. Previous wiring has been removed to return them to candle sconces. Price £525.

  • Large French metal road sign

    The road from Saumur to Thouars runs south of the Loire. This old road sign, rusty in parts, retains its original blue and white colour. It is 2 metres 60 cm long. Price NOW £90.

  • Two Ottoman/early 20th century brass samovars

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThese two large, heavy samovars (similar but not a pair) would have probably done service in an hotel.

    A pot of strong brewed tea was kept warm on the top and hot water added from the samovar. (Turkish tea needs stewing for at least twenty minutes.) A funnel inside transmits heat from charcoals beneath up through the water and to the tea pot.   Warm yellowy worn brass made in India for the Turkish market. Two handles to each and a spigot. 87 cm high x 55 cm wide. Repair at base of one, where it joins the foot. Price £1250.

  • Long wooden French Salle de Fete sign

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERABeautifully coloured wooden Salle de Fete sign (with previous paintwork grinning through) carrying promotions for La Biere du Pecheur (Fishmerman’s Beer) in tones of pale blue and pale brown.  51 cm tall and 3 metres 67 cm long. Price £545.

  • 18th century painted table on cabriole legs

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASturdy French 18th century chestnut table, fully treated and later painted in chalk paint – blue grey base and darker grey top – with wax finish. Decorative apron on all sides. 72.5cm high x 71cm deep x 120cm wide. Price: £495.

  • Tall painted French wooden column

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASolid, wooden column with original distressed paint, 18th/19th century. A replacement base has been added probably in 19th century. 2 m 20 cm tall. A beautiful item. Price: £480.

  • Large French over-mantel with shelf

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis over-mantel has been restored, and new mirror plate/beading fitted. Decorative columns and carved panels. Deep shelf above. It is a heavy piece and could be supported by something beneath or by a wall-fixed batten. Original grey paint with a little new paint touched in. Price: £325.

  • Huge wooden white painted balusters

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPair of one metre high pine balusters from France, later painted in an old white. Price: £695 for the pair.

  • 18th century French commode painted apricot rose

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    Lovely French 18th century commode, very solid, with ample storage. It was painted many years ago in an apricot/rose colour with cream trim which has aged and distressed very nicely (but unfortunately the photograph does not do the colour justice). The handles would have been replaced at the same time. Price: £795.00.

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  • 18th century French table de milieu

    table de milieuWonderful patina on this small French walnut table with two drawers at either end. Fine cabriole legs. Used for informal dining before the advent of the dining table. The top is composed of panels and the drawers carry a circular detailing around the handles. Dimensions: 82 cm wide by 53 cm deep by 68 cm high. Price: £2300.

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  • French Louis XIV commode (1661-1715)

    loius 14th commodeA pleasing oak commode of ample proportions. The piece has four deep and wide drawers, with a gentle curve to the front, and brass handles and key plates.

    The commode became fashionable with the French aristocracy in the early 1600’s, replacing the coffer. Drawers offered ease of access to items, rather than having to delve to the bottom of one’s coffer. Commodes were designed to capture the attention. The Louis XIV style is characterised by it’s majestic and imposing lines. Dimensions: 124 cm wide by 64 cm deep x 88 cm high. Price: £4,950.

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