Antique Victorian Oak Twin Pedestal Writing Desk ...

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Attractive antique Victorian oak twin pedestal writing desk.

A lovely Victorian oak desk. We date this desk to the late 19th century.

The desk was previously owned by Andy Stewart MBE. Andy was a well known Scottish singer and entertainer.

The pedestals sit on plain plinth bases. The desk comes as a single section.

The desk top has three drawers and each pedestal has a further three drawers. The drawers have brass drop handles with a decorative back plates.

The central kneehole drawer is fitted with an internal writing slope.

The top surface is fitted with a leather look vinyl material.

The desk has a height of 30.5" (78cm), a width of 51" (130cm) and a depth of 26" (66cm).

This lovely Victorian oak desk remains in very good solid condition with minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The top surface has some scratches, indents and a fair amount of wear to the finish. The desk top has some very minor age splits. The vinyl insert has indents with heavy wear aroud the edges. Some of the drawer handles have been replaced at some time in the past. The desk edges have some indents and wear as does the plinth bases. Given the history of the desk we have left it in its original condition.

This remains a very stylish and elegant small Victorian oak twin pedestal desk. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

LOCAL AREA, SCOTLAND PLEASE ENQUIRE

ENGLAND & WALES - 70
£1,495

Attractive Antique William IV Mahogany Davenport Desk ...

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A lovely William IV davenport. We date this davenport to the early 19th century.

The davenport sits on four turned feet with castors.The davenport is fitted with a writing slope with a good quality leather writing surface. The interior has an open storage space with two small drawers to the inside rear. Below the small drawers there is a dummy drawer with one handle, the handle pulls out to unlock a rotating hinged pen drawer at the right hand side rear. There are four drawers on the right hand side and four dummy drawers on the left hand side with pull out slides at each side above the drawers.

The top section slides forward to give extra kneehole legroom and there is a lovely turned back and side gallery to the top surface.

The writing slope and drawers are fitted with locks (key is supplied).

The davenport has an overall height of 35.5" (90cm), a width of 19.5" (50cm) and a depth of 25" (64cm).

This lovely antique davenport remains in a good solid condition with surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The top surface has some minor marks and there is some wear to the feet.

This remains a very stylish and elegant davenport. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 40

ENGLAND & WALES - 70

NORTHERN IRELAND - 125
£1,195

Attractive Antique Mahogany Bureau With Hidden Compartment ...

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A lovely mahogany bureau. We date this bureau to the mid 19th century.

The bureau comes in one main section and sits on its steady bracket feet.

The fold-down top rests on two pull-out supports and is fitted with a lock (key supplied). It opens to reveal the fitted interior, which consists of various pigeon holes and drawers. There is also a small cupboard with a lock which contains the hidden compartment to the interior.

The lower section contains four full width drawers with brass handles and locks.

The bureau has a height of 44" (104cm), a width of 40" (102cm) and a depth of 20.5" (52cm). The depth on the top is 9.5 (24cm) and the total depth when opened is 34 (86cm).

This lovely bureau remains in very good solid condition with only minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is some minor wear and indents to some edges, primarily to the base, and a small indentation at the keyhole of the small internal cupboard. There are some marks inside the bureau from past use.

This remains a simple yet stylish and elegant bureau. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.



DELIVERY COSTS


COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE
LOCAL AREA, SCOTLAND PLEASE ENQUIRE
ENGLAND & WALES - 70
£525

Attractive Antique Regency Inlaid Mahogany Writing Table ...

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A lovely inlaid mahogany writing table. We date this table to the early 19th century.

The table sits on four downward slender tapered legs with inlaid contouring and brass casters. There is a stretcher at the rear legs.

The table top has a decorative mahogany veneered surface with an inlaid edge along three sides. It has a rise and fall screen at the rear of the table with floral decorated fabric.

The table has a height of 31.5" (80cm), a width of 21.5" (54cm) and a depth of 19.5" (49cm). With the screen opened the total height is 49.5 (126cm) and the depth is 18 (46cm).

The kneehole has a height of 25.5 (65cm).

This lovely writing table remains in a good solid condition with minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage, including a few light indentations to some of the corners and around the edges. There are some minor marks around the feet from past use. The table is missing an amount of edge inlay as can be seen in the pictures.

The rise and fall screen has some tears in the fabric and shows scratches from being pulled up and down. The internal writing slope of the drawer and the key are missing.

This remains a very stylish and elegant antique table. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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DELIVERY COSTS


COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE
LOCAL AREA, SCOTLAND PLEASE ENQUIRE
ENGLAND & WALES - 70
£335

Attractive Large Antique Carved Oak Twin Pedestal ...

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A lovely heavily carved oak partners desk. We date this desk to the early 20th century.

The desk is supplied in three sections: the two pedestals and the top section.

The pedestals each sit on four large carved oak claw feet.

The pedestals have lovely carved panelled cupboard doors at each side. One cupboard has a three drawer chest, another has a filing cabinet and there is a large cupboard that carries through to the other side. There is a pull out shelf above one cupboard door.

The desk has carvings around the four sides of the table apron, around the base of the pedestals and down the side of each cupboard door.

The doors are fitted with locks (key is supplied).

The desk has a height of 31.5" (80cm), a width of 65" (165cm) and a depth of 44.5" (113cm).

The kneehole height is 27 (69cm), width is 19.5 (50cm) between the feet.

This lovely desk remains in very good solid condition with minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is a small ink stain inside the top drawer. The desk has a couple of small indentation lines, a light ring mark and a minor age gap to the desk top surface. The shelf is missing from the large cupboard.

This remains a very stylish and elegant twin pedestal partners desk. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 40

ENGLAND & WALES - 80
SOLD

Attractive Very Large Antique Carved Light Oak ...

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A lovely carved light oak desk. We date this desk to the 1920s.

The desk is supplied in one very large section, please check measurements for delivery through doors and around corners etc.

The pedestals sit on carved bun feet.

The desk pedestals each have three drawers, the top left hand pedestal drawer is fitted with dividers. The main top section has two outer drawers flanking a larger central drawer over the kneehole area. The drawers in the top section are all fitted with dividers. The pedestals have rounded corners with reeded carvings.

There is a large pull out slide at both ends of the desk, these are fitted with small brass handles.

The drawer handles have lovely carvings. The central drawer is fitted with a lock (key is supplied).

The desk has a height of 31" (78cm), a width of 61" (155cm) and a depth of 33.5" (85cm).

The kneehole height is 23.5 (59cm) and the width at base is 21 (53cm).

This lovely desk remains in very good solid condition with minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There are some minor marks to the table top, front edge and to the base of the desk.

This remains a very stylish and elegant desk. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 40

ENGLAND & WALES - 80
SOLD

Attractive Antique Victorian Inlaid Rosewood Davenport

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A lovely rosewood davenport. We date this davenport to the second half of the 19th century.

The davenport sits on four ceramic castors.

The davenport is fitted with a writing slope with a leather writing surface. At the rear of the desktop there is a raised hinged section that lifts up to reveal a sectional storage area for pens, ink etc. The main interior has an open storage space with small storage sections to the inside rear. There are four drawers on the outer right hand side and four dummy drawers on the left hand side. The drawers are fitted with drop handles mounted on decorative backplates.

The desk has a knee hole area and the front is supported by lovely turned legs.

The writing slope rear hinged section and drawers are fitted with locks (no key is supplied, but one should be obtainable if required).

The davenport has an overall height of 32.5" (83cm), a width of 21" (54cm) and a depth of 21" (54cm).

This lovely antique davenport remains in a good solid condition with surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is some minor wear to some edges and the top surface and there are some usage ink marks to the inside of the rear hinged section and some filled marks to the top where a small gallery would have been at some time in the past. There is an old repair to the underside of the right hand leg where it has been plated.

This remains a very stylish and elegant davenport. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 40

ENGLAND & WALES - 70
SOLD

Attractive Antique Edwardian Tapestry Birch Folding Desk ...

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A lovely antique folding desk. We date this desk to the early 20th century.

The desk consists of a central tapestry that opens to reveal a desk.

The screen is raised on four splayed legs and has a carved stretcher for support. The screen has circular drop handles on a decorative circular backplate on each side.

The tapestry area drops to reveal the desk which is supported by folding brass hinges at the sides and has a green felt writing area. The rear of the desktop has an area for holding paper, pens etc.

The screen is 45.5" (116cm) high, 22" (56cm) wide and 18.5" (47cm) deep. When the desk is open the depth is 22 (56cm) with a desk top height of 28.5 (73cm).

This lovely antique desk remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. This includes some minor indentations around the base and some edges are showing some minor wear.

This remains a stylish and elegant antique desk which will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 30

ENGLAND & WALES - 45

NORTHERN IRELAND - 75
SOLD