VERY LARGE ANTIQUE CARVED WHITE CARRERA MARBLE ...

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ATTRACTIVE VERY LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED WHITE CARRERA MARBLE CHURCH ALTAR.

A BEAUTIFUL VICTORIAN CARVED CARRERA MARBLE ALTAR REMOVED FROM AN ABERDEENSHIRE CHURCH. WE DATE THIS ALTAR TO THE SECOND HALF OF THE 19th CENTURY.

THE ALTAR SITS ON A BREAKFRONT PLAIN PLINTH BASE.

THE ALTAR BASE SECTION HAS STEPPED BACK SIDES. THE FRONT SECTION HAS THREE RECESSED PANELS. THE TWO SIDE RECESSED SECTIONS HAVE ARCHED TOPS. THE LARGE CENTRAL SECTION HAS A SHALLOW ARCH TOP AND HAS A CENTRAL IHS RELIEF CARVING WITH THE WORDS 'ALTARE PRIVILEGIATUM' ENGRAVED UNDERNEATH WHICH IS LATIN FOR PRIVILEGED ALTAR. THE TWO STEPPED BACK SIDE SECTIONS HAVE RECESSED PANELS CONSISTING OF A LARGE ARCHED SECTION BELOW TWO SMALL ARCHED SECTIONS.

THE TOP SECTION CONSISTS OF A TABERNACLE WHICH PROTRUDES BEYOND THE SIDE SECTIONS AT THE FRONT AND TOP. THE TABERNACLE DOOR SITS BEHIND A PLINTH WHICH SUPPORTS TWO TURNED MARBLE COLUMNS, WITH DARK GREEN MARBLE CENTRE SECTIONS, SITTING UNDER AN ANGULAR ARCH. THE TOP OF THE TABERNACLE HAS A DARK GREY SLATE ROOF.

THE TWO SIDE SECTIONS HAVE INTEGRAL CORNICES AND HAVE RECESSED PANELS WHICH SIT BEHIND FIVE TURNED MARBLE COLUMNS, MATCHING THE TABERNACLE COLUMNS, SITTING ON A PLINTH BASE. THE COLUMNS SUPPORT THE BASE OF ATTRACTIVE GOTHIC ARCHES.

THE TABERNACLE DOOR IS CONSTRUCTED FROM HEAVY EMBOSSED BRASS AND IS DECORATED WITH VERY ATTRACTIVE ENAMEL DETAIL IN RED BLUE AND GOLD. THE DOOR IS FITTED WITH A CENTRAL LOCK(KEY SUPPLIED). THE INTERIOR CAN BE HIDDEN BEHIND A WHITE CURTAIN.

THE ALTAR HAS THE RELIC EMBEDDED IN THE MARBLE IN FRONT OF THE TABERNACLE.

THE HEIGHT OF THE ALTAR IS 78", IT HAS AN OVERALL WIDTH OF 113" AND AN OVERALL DEPTH OF 35".

THE ALTAR IS IN A GOOD OVERALL SOLID CONDITION. THERE ARE A FEW USAGE MARKS AND TINY CHIPS TO SOME EDGES. DURING DISMANTLING ONE OF THE ARCH RAILS HAS HAD AN UNFORTUNATE BREAK BUT WAS VERY CLEAN. MOST OF THE DARKER PILLARS HAVE A SMALL AMOUNT OF DAMAGE, SOME AT SOME POINT IN THE PAST AS THERE WAS A SMALL BOTTLE WITHIN THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE ALTAR STATING THE NAMES OF THE PEOPLE WHO REASSEMBLED IS DURING THE 20th CENTURY. FURTHER PICTURES OF THESE FAULTS ARE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.

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QUALITY VERY LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED OAK ...

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ATTRACTIVE VERY LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED OAK GLAZED BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE CABINET.

A LOVELY VICTORIAN OAK BOOKCASE CABINET. WE DATE THIS BOOKCASE TO THE LATE 19th CENTURY.

THIS IS AN ATTRACTIVE, HIGH QUALITY BOOKCASE. THE INTERNAL PANELS HAVE BEEN MADE FROM SOLID MAHOGANY, THIS INCLUDES THE DRAWER LININGS AND SHELVES ALSO.

THE BOOKCASE COMES IN FIVE SECTIONS: THE LARGE BASE SECTION, THREE GLAZED BOOKCASE SECTIONS AND A SEPARATE CORNICE.

THE BASE SITS ON A SLIGHTLY PROTRUDING PLAIN PLINTH BASE AND IS RAISED UP ON RECESSED CASTORS, ALTHOUGH THESE APPEAR TO BE ORIGINAL, THEY CAN BE REMOVED IF REQUIRED.

THE CORNICE IS OF STEPPED DESIGN WITH TWO ROWS OF DETAILED CARVING RUNNING ITS LENGTH. THE CORNICE HAS THREE REMOVABLE CRESTING RAILS THAT SIT ON DOWELS AND ARE ALSO DECORATIVELY CARVED.

THE FRONT OF THE UPPER BOOKCASE HAS FIVE SIDE HINGED GLAZED DOORS. THE DOORS ARE FITTED WITH DECORATIVE CAST DROP LOOP HANDLES MOUNTED ON SHAPELY EMBOSSED BACK PLATES. THESE DOORS ARE FITTED WITH WORKING LOCKS (KEY SUPPLIED).

THE INTERIOR OF EACH BOOKCASE SECTION IS FITTED WITH THREE HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE FULL WIDTH WOODEN SHELVES. THE SHELVES SIT ON WOODEN RAILS HOUSED IN A SERIES OF SLOTS IN THE SIDE PANELS.

THE BASE CABINET COMPRISES OF THREE DRAWERS OVER SIDE HINGED DOOR CUPBOARDS.

THE DRAWERS ARE FITTED WITH DECORATIVE CAST DROP LOOP HANDLES MOUNTED ON SHAPELY EMBOSSED BACKPLATES. THEY ARE FITTED WITH WORKING LOCKS (KEY SUPPLIED). THERE IS A RECESSED CARVED PANEL BETWEEN THE HANDLES ON ALL THE DRAWERS.

THE CUPBOARD DOORS HAVE CARVED RECESSED PANELS. THE DOORS ARE FITTED WITH DECORATIVE CAST DROP LOOP HANDLES MOUNTED ON SHAPELY EMBOSSED BACK PLATES. THESE DOORS ARE FITTED WITH WORKING LOCKS (KEY SUPPLIED). THE CENTRAL DOOR HAS A PAIR OF CARVED SEA SERPENTS TO THE LOWER PANEL.

THE PANELS UP THE EDGES OF THE BOOKCASE AND CORNERS OF THE BREAKFRONT ARE ALSO ATTRACTIVELY CARVED, THERE ARE LION MASKS TO THE TOPS OF THE BASE SECTION.

THE BOTTOM CUPBOARDS ARE FITTED WITH SINGLE FULL WIDTH WOOD SHELVES. THE SHELVES SIT ON WOOD RAILS AT EITHER SIDE.

THE BOOKCASE HAS A HEIGHT OF 107" WITH A BASE HEIGHT OF 37.5", A WIDTH OF 98" AND A BASE DEPTH OF 28".

THE OUTER INTERIOR SHELVES ARE 32" WIDE BY 11" DEEP AND CAN BE ADJUSTED IN 1" INCREMENTS. THE CENTRAL SHELVES ARE 22" WIDE BY 14" DEEP.

THE OUTER DRAWERS ARE 4" HIGH BY 30" WIDE. THE CENTRAL DRAWER IS 18" WIDE.

THE OUTER CUPBOARDS ARE 24.5" HIGH BY 34" WIDE BY 21" DEEP. THE SHELF SITS 12" INSIDE. THE CENTRAL CUPBOARD IS 24.5" HIGH BY 22" WIDE BY 24" DEEP, THE SHELF IS ALSO 12" HIGH.

THIS LOVELY VICTORIAN OAK BOOKCASE CABINET HAS BEEN CONSTRUCTED TO A VERY HIGH STANDARD AND REMAINS IN VERY GOOD SOLID CONDITION WITH ONLY VERY MINOR SURFACE MARKINGS COMMENSURATE WITH AGE AND USAGE. THERE ARE A FEW SMALL INDENTS AND MINOR AREAS OF WEAR TO SOME EDGES AND THE CORNICE HAS A FEW TINY SLIVERS MISSING FROM SOME EDGES.

THIS REMAINS A VERY STYLISH AND ELEGANT VICTORIAN GLAZED BOOKCASE CABINET WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE STERLING SERVICE FOR MANY YEARS TO COME.

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DELIVERY COSTS

COLLECTION IN PERSON - FREE

GLASGOW, EDINBURGH & LOCAL AREA - 40

ENGLAND & WALES - 80

NORTHERN IRELAND - 155
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Attractive Titchmarsh And Goodwin Solid Oak Sideboard ...

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Attractive Titchmarsh and Goodwin solid oak sideboard cabinet .

A lovely Titchmarsh and Goodwin oak sideboard. We date this sideboard to the second half of the 20th century.

The sideboard has two drawers that are fitted with drop handles mounted on shapely backplates. Inside the drawer is a plaque with the maker Titchmarsh and Goodwin of Ipswich England.

The main cabinet comprises of a double side hinged door cupboard. The doors are fitted with stand out turned wood handles. The doors are also fitted with swivelling catches.

The cupboard is fitted with a fixed position, removable shelf.

The sideboard has an overall height of 33" (84cm), a width of 42" (107cm) and a depth of 18" (46cm).

This lovely vintage oak sideboard remains in a solid condition with surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There are some minor usage marks and indentations from past use, primarily to the finish on the top surface.

This remains a very stylish and elegant vintage oak sideboard which will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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Good Set Of Eight 8 Vintage Chippendale ...

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Attractive set of eight vintage mahogany chippendale style dining chairs.

A lovely set of 8 vintage mahogany dining chairs. We date these chairs to the second half of the 20th century.

The chairs sit on square section legs at the front and slightly backward curved square section legs at the rear. The chair legs are braced with an 'H' shaped stretcher.

The chair has a chippendale inspired backrest. The interior of the backrest is fitted with a very attractive pierced splat.

The seat pads have been well padded and are upholstered in a pink and blue striped fabric.

The chairs are 36" (92cm) high with a backrest height of 19" (48cm), a seat height of 18" (46cm), a seat width of 20.5" (52cm) and a seat depth of 17" (43cm).

This lovely set of vintage mahogany dining chairs have been constructed to a high standard and remain in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The chairs have some minor indentations and light marks to the frames from past use, primarily to some exposed edges. The material is in a usable condition but has some marks and light stains from past use, we have not attempted to have the chairs professionally cleaned and they may suit a future reupholstery project in the future.

This remains a very stylish and elegant set of 8 vintage mahogany dining chairs which will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local area - 40

England & Wales - 80

Northern Ireland - 155
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Attractive Large Compactom Mahogany Double Door Fitted ...

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Attractive large vintage Compactom mahogany double door fitted wardrobe.

A lovely large vintage mahogany double wardrobe. We date this wardrobe to the first half of the 20th century.

There are plaques inside for 'Compactom, London'.

The wardrobe comes as a very heavy main double section. The main body is quite large and surprisingly heavy so please be aware regarding access and around corners etc.

The front of the wardrobe is of two panel design with each panel being a side hinged door. The doors have an attractive framed design.

The cornice is of a stepped design with an ogee top moulding.

The wardrobe sits on bracket feet.

The doors are fitted with drop handles that turn to operate the catches.

The interior of the wardrobe is fitted with a pull out hanging rail on the left hand side. The right hand side is fitted with various drawers, shelves and compartments. These have been marked up with the appropriate labels.

There is a further mirror attached to the back of the right hand door.

The wardrobe has an overall height of 70" (178cm), an overall width of 54" (137cm) and a depth of 21.5" (55cm).

This lovely large vintage mahogany double door fitted wardrobe, remains in good solid condition. The finish has mellowed a fair bit over time and has left some lighter areas and marks. The right hand door has been allowed to bend too far round at some point in the past and has taken it off at the hinges, this has been repaired but is still noticeable.

This remains a very stylish and elegant large vintage mahogany double door wardrobe, which will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 80

Northern Ireland - 155
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Attractive Antique Victorian Pitch Pine Rustic Church ...

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Attractive antique rustic pitch pine church corner pew bench.

An attractive antique rustic pitch pine corner church pew. We date this pew to the late 19th century.

It comes in a single section so please be aware reagrding access etc..

The corner pew sits on its solid end panels and supports underneath.

The ends have attractive carved trefoils within a gothic shaped arch.

It has been carefully constructed from one long pew at some point in the past.

The corner pew has a height of 45" (103cm) with a longer side length of 60" (153cm), a shorter side length of 43.5" (111cm) and an overall pew depth of 20" (51cm). The actual seat panel has a depth of 12" (31cm).

This attractive rustic corner pew remains in very good solid condition, with only minor surface marking commensurate with age and usage. There are some markings and stainings to the seat from past use and there is a bit of wear to some edges.

This remains a very stylish and elegant corner pew. It is both comfortable and supportive to sit on and will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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Attractive Large Antique Edwardian Mahogany Mirror Door ...

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Attractive antique Edwardian mahogany mirror door wardrobe.

A lovely Edwardian mahogany mirror door mahogany wardrobe. We date this wardrobe to the early 20th century.

The wardrobe comes in three sections: the main hanging section and drawer section, a base section and a separate cornice.

Please be aware that the main hanging and drawer section comes as one large piece, so please check access, stairwells, etc..

The sturdy separate cornice is of stepped design.

The front of the wardrobe is of a three panel design with the central panel being a large mirror door. The mirror glass is thick and bevelled and is showing only minor signs of foxing. The door is fitted with a brass triangular handle mounted on a shapely brass backplate and a lock (no key is supplied but a suitable replacement should be easily obtainable). The handle turns to operate the catch.

The wardrobe facia has attractive carved grooved detail.

The interior of the hanging section is fitted with a brass side to side hanging rail and four hooks across the rear panel. The interior would have been fitted with material but this has been removed at some point in the past.

The base of the wardrobe houses a deep storage drawer. The drawer is fitted with a pair of brass drop handles each mounted on brass back plates.

The wardrobe has a height of 82" (208cm) with a cornice width of 51" (130cm), a base width of 48.5" (123cm), a cornice depth of 23.5" (60cm) and a base depth of 22.5" (57cm).

This lovely Edwardian mahogany mirror door wardrobe remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There are some minor indentations and marks from past use to the finish. There is a slight age split to the outer left hand panel and the handle has been replaced. There are a few small indentations just below the mirror door.

This remains a very stylish and elegant Edwardian mirror door wardrobe which will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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Attractive Large Carved Flame Mahogany Breakfront Sideboard ...

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Attractive vintage flame mahogany ornately carved sideboard cabinet.

A lovely vintage flame mahogany sideboard. We date this sideboard to the first half of the 20th century.

The sideboard sits on six sturdy legs with carved pad feet, arranged four at the front and two at the rear.

The doors, drawer fronts and gallery have been veneered with well matched, finely figured flame mahogany.

The main cabinet consists of two central drawers flanked by two cupboards, one at either side.

The outer cupboard doors are side hinged on opposing sides and have been veneered with well matched finely figured flame mahogany. The cupboard doors are fitted with locks (key supplied). The doors are also fitted with attractive drop handles.

The interior of the left hand cupboard features a removable full width wooden shelf mounted halfway up.

The right hand cupboard has a large bottle drawer to the base below a top shelf.

The gallery has an ornately carved arch top in the centre.

The sideboard has an overall height of 52" (132cm), a main top surface height of 39" (99cm), a width of 72" (183cm) and a depth of 24" (61cm).

The sideboard remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage, including some minor wear and a few small indentations to the finish from past use. There is a bit of wear around the legs and there is an amount of usage markings and scratches inside the drawers and cupboards.

This remains a very stylish and elegant flame mahogany sideboard. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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Large Antique Victorian Chesterfield 2 Seat Sofa ...

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Attractive large antique Victorian chesterfield 2 seat sofa for reupholstery.

An attractive Victorian chesterfield sofa. We date this sofa to the late 19th century.

The sofa sits on bun feet at the front and splayed legs to the rear. These sit above the original ceramic castors.

The front feet sit under the front of the armrests which have been overstuffed to form the classic scroll end. The armrests continue back to join the backrest which has been overstuffed to form a scroll back.

The armrests, backrest and seat base are well padded and sprung.

The sofa is upholstered in a smart purple velour fabric.

The fabric remains in a fairly good condition, a number of button have popped so it may be suitable as a repair rather than a reupholstery project.

The sofa has a height of 27" (68cm), an overall width of 74" (188cm) and an overall depth of 32" (81cm) with a backrest height of 14" (35cm), a seat height of 15" (38cm), a seat width of 50" (127cm) and a seat depth of 22" (56cm).

This attractive Victorian sofa remains in good solid condition, with marking commensurate with age and usage.

This remains a very stylish and elegant Victorian chesterfield sofa. It is comfortable and supportive to sit on and would provide the perfect reupholstery project for someone with the requisite skills. It could continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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Attractive Antique Victorian Single 36" Cast Iron ...

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Attractive antique Victorian cast iron bed.

A lovely antique Victorian bed. We date this bed to the late 19th century.

The bed comes in three sections: the head and foot boards and the interlocking rail frame.

The head and foot boards sit on circular section legs above their original castors.

The base slots in to the head and foot boards.

There would have originally have been a sprung metal mesh within the frame but this has been removed at some point in the past.

The head board has a height of 40" (102cm) and the foot board a height of 37" (94cm), both by 36" (92cm) wide.

The bed will fit a mattress 75" (190cm) long by 36" (92cm) wide.

This lovely antique Victorian cast iron single bed remains in good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The bed has numerous marks and some indentations to the paint. The spars on the headboard have also been slightly bent.

This remains a very stylish and elegant antique Victorian bed which will continue to provide sweet repose for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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