Restorations are fully qualified and fully insured. Please browse our website for a further insight into the work we do.
I really believe this is very hard to find these days when most work is now done by machines. Very friendly and helpful customer service. Good and affordable prices for the type of things you find there. Not a low-cost budget value purchase on a crappy product, mind you.
The work, timing, and cost were all in the realm of perfect. There is always a wide range of antiques and collectables on display. Come and see us when you’re in the village or visit our website. The mill has been rebuilt several times over subsequent centuries. Many pictures of the restoration work can be seen hanging on the walls outside the restaurant. Are you or someone you know homeless or at risk of homelessness?
Welcome to our online store featuring a selection of whats in the barn. Once his skilled hands had worked their magic, it had been restored to its former glory; beautifully polished. Every area of the table’s construction was repaired or replaced with great skill and discretion. Without a doubt, it looks fit to withstand another 200 years or so!
We are as original as the furniture we sell. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask me. Unwanted as we are moving and downsizing. Also great if you don’t have a lot of space. The table seats 4 but extends to seat 6 comfortably. Table top has been protected by a special mat during use and is immaculate. Good condition, just small damage to one foot as pictured. Includes 2 seater sofa, 2 chairs, pouffe and glass table with magazine shelf. Dragon motif and weathered gold effect surround. Has some scratches from use, but overhall in a good condition. Painted white and used clear and dark wax. Glass has distressed look which adds to its patina. The chairs are so comfortable and really solid. An eccentric and useful item to have at home. The dental cornice sits above a mahogany cross banded frieze. Callers welcome by prior appointment only. Furniture available both restored and un-restored. Viewing by appointment or we can bring items to you. Please telephone for further information. If there is a special item you are looking for and it is not on our listed stock we might be able to source it for you with no obligation to buy.
GEMSCO Antiques Fairs
As fine art specialist we know that image is everything and all of our paintings reflect this.
We specialise in rare, extraordinary and unusual antiques from around the world. We’ve probably got that special objet de vertu for you and if we haven’t - just ask - and we will do our best to source it for you. Whilst we do much of our business via the web, viewings of pieces are naturally available, so if you do require a closer look don’t hesitate to contact us for an appointment. Opening hours 8am -5pm monday to friday, please ring beforehand. An early 19th century mahogany table dating. If outside of these times again please call to make a appointment. To view my large stock, a prior telephone call is essential, 07860 910034.
I source my stock through many contacts built up over the years. This continues to consist of carefully chosen high quality 17th 18th and 19th century of furniture, particularly specialising in articles with their own fine original colour and also many interesting smaller items of the same periods. Today much of my business is carried out via the internet. Any successful antiques business, and particularly mine, remains a way of life and a hobby, it continues to give me enormous enjoyment and satisfaction.
I prefer to deliver sales in person where possible to ensure complete customer satisfaction. Every item of silver we acquire goes straight to our silversmith for cleaning and any repairs and a check over, then a final polish before we offer it for sale, and so everything we have is in excellent, ready-to-go condition. He uses traditional methods and materials and gives a high quality service to all customers. His aim is to offer a personal service of skilled craftsmanship and honest advice.
We carry out a wide range of restoration from cabinet work and re-polishing to gilding and lock repairs. All work is carried out to the highest quality. Our showroom has a wide range of antique furniture and accessories.
H C Restorations
These range from dining tables and desks, to silver butter knives and china tea sets. The vast majority of the furniture in the showroom has been restored in house. Georgian period through to the early 20th century.
We also buy your antiques and offer a free valuation service of your items.
We buy and sell a wide range of fabulous, beautiful glass, from vases and bowls to stunning centre pieces and unique pieces of art glass.
We primarily sell at antique and collectors fairs across the country and our stock may also be viewed by appointment. Other services include restoration, painting furniture service and bespoke custom-made furniture to orders with showroom area. Antique furniture for sale includes large dining tables, sets of dining chairs, pews and wardrobes. If making a special journey it is always best to ring first on 07710 282329 unless you have an appointment. Ample parking, easy access and free local deliveries and collections.
We will sell to both the trade and public offering a diverse range of paintings, prints, engravings and drawings.
Specialist in antique, diamond and semi-precious gemstone jewellery. Everything is refurbished to a very high standard for customer satisfaction. All our furniture is stored in our showroom which is 3, 000sq ft.
You are welcome to make an appointment to view our full range of antique glass. Art advice and art valuations for insurance, probate and auction purposes. Visit us to browse the range of interesting items we have available.
Or, if you're looking for something specific, please feel free to call ahead. Why not come and visit our retail store and see for yourself the great range we have in stock!
We are passionate about antique furniture and always enjoy sharing our wealth of accumulated knowledge and experience with both seasoned collectors and first time purchasers alike. Because of our unique operation, we are able to dedicate ourselves to bringing you the best value and expertise available in the antiques marketplace today. All our work is done to the highest standards.
You don’t need to live in a listed building to own antiques, they will look elegant in any interior and they also make affordable second-hand furniture.
We have clients all over the country and can deliver your antiques to you.