Advert Description

A VERY ATTRACTIVE, LATE 19th CENTURY, CARVED OAK, BOX SETTLE / HALL SEAT, OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY AND CONDITION. THIS FABULOUS VICTORIAN CARVED OAK SETTLE DATES FROM LATE 1880'S - EARLY 1900'S AND IS A RICH MEDIUM-DARK OAK IN COLOUR. IT HAS ATTRACTIVE OAK-WOOD GRAINING THROUGH-OUT AND WOULD SIT NICELY WITH OTHER MATCHING ITEMS OF CARVED OAK FURNITURE. THE SETTLE HAS A VERY ATTRACTIVE PANELLED BACK BENEATH A DECORATIVE CARVED REMOVABLE TOP RAIL. THE TOP IS DECORATED WITH SWIRL-LEAF AND 'GREEN MAN' MASK CARVING AND IS FIXED VIA SMALL DOWELS. THE THREE INSET OAK PANELS BELOW ALL HAVE DECORATIVE BEADED 'FIELDED' BORDERS WITH ADDITIONAL, SWIRL-LEAF AND MASK MOTIF CARVING. THE LARGE CENTRE PANEL HAS MATCHING SWIRL-LEAF DECORATION WITH THE ADDITIONAL CROSS SHIELD AND WINGED SERPENT CARVING. THERE ARE TWO STURDY ARMREST SUPPORTS, EITHER SIDE OF THE BENCH SECTION, BOTH HAVE ATTRACTIVE SCROLLED, SWIRL-LEAF, CARVED, SWEPT UPRIGHTS WITH A CARVED LION MASK ABOVE. THE BENCH HAS A LIFT UP HINGED SEAT WHICH PROVIDES USEFUL HIDDEN STORAGE SPACE. THE LID HAS A MOULDED, CARVED, FRONT EDGE, WITH ADDITIONAL SHELL, SCROLLED LINE, MOTIF CARVING TO THE TOP. THE STORAGE COMPARTMENT HAS A LARGE, INSET OAK PANEL TO THE FRONT, WHICH AGAIN IS DECORATED WITH MATCHING WINGED SERPENT AND SWIRL-LEAF DETAILED CARVING. THERE ARE MATCHING CARVED BORDERS AROUND THE PANEL AND ROSETTE CARVED DECORATION TO THE FRONT CORNERS. THE SETTLE HAS PLAIN INSET OAK SIDE PANELS, WITH MOULDED 'PICTURE FRAME' BORDERS AND IT STANDS ON TRADITIONAL BLOCK FEET. THIS SUPERIOR QUALITY, VICTORIAN, CARVED OAK, BOX SETTLE / HALL SEAT HAS BEEN CLEANED, RE-POLISHED, IT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION THROUGH-OUT AND WOULD BE A VERY USEFUL AND ATTRACTIVE ADDITION TO ANY HOME.

HEIGHT 45 1/4", WIDTH 50 1/4", DEPTH 19".

PAYMENT IS BY CHEQUE OR PAYPAL AND MUST CLEAR BEFORE COLLECTION OR DELIVERY CAN BE ARRANGED. PLEASE ASK FOR A DELIVERY PRICE BEFORE YOU BUY. WE DISPATCH TO ENGLAND AND WALES ONLY BUT YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME TO USE YOUR OWN COURIER. IF YOU NEED ANYMORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT ME BY CLICKING THE EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW AND I WILL ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS OR PROBLEMS YOU MIGHT HAVE.

BUT PLEASE NO OFFERS!!

WE HAVE MORE QUALITY OAK FURNITURE FOR SALE, PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR EBAY SHOP FOR DETAILS!!!!!!!

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AN ON-LINE BUSINESS, WE DO NOT HAVE A SHOWROOM / SHOP PREMISES. ITEMS CAN BE VIEWED BUT IS STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!!!!


PLEASE BE AWARE BEFORE MAKING AN APPOINTMENT, ALL ITEMS HAVE BEEN WORKED ON, THEREFORE WE DO NOT ACCEPT OFFERS, GIVE DISCOUNTS OR PROVIDE A FREE DELIVERY SERVICE!!!

PAYMENT IS VIA CHEQUE / PAYPAL OR CASH ON COLLECTION. WE DO NOT ACCEPT BANK TRANSFER.



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Additional Information

Advert Type
Business Advert
Condition
Second Hand
Era
Pre 1600s
Colour
MEDIUM-DARK OAK
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