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A VERY ATTRACTIVE, LATE 20th CENTURY, ORIGINAL 'WOOD BROTHERS', CARVED OAK BUREAU BOOKCASE / WRITING DESK, OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY AND CONDITION. THIS FABULOUS BUREAU BOOKCASE IS ENGLISH MADE BY ONE OF THE LEADING FURNITURE MANUFACTURERS IN TODAY'S MARKET PLACE, IT IS THE FAMOUS 'OLD CHARM' COMPANY, OF LONDON ROAD, WARE, HERTS, ENGLAND. THE BUREAU BOOKCASE IS PART OF THE VERY POPULAR 'OLD CHARM', 'LIGHT OAK' RANGE, MODEL No.1748 & 1749. IT HAS ATTRACTIVE OAK-WOOD GRAINING THROUGH-OUT AND WOULD SIT NICELY WITH OTHER MATCHING 'OLD CHARM' ITEMS OF FURNITURE. THE TOP SECTION HAS A DECORATIVE MOULDED CORNICE WITH A SWIRL MOTIF CARVED FRIEZE BELOW AND ATTRACTIVE CHOP-CARVED BORDERS TO THE FRONT EDGES. IT HAS TWO ATTRACTIVE DOORS, WITH A HAND-MADE, LEADED LIGHT, INSET GLAZED PANEL IN EACH. THEY HAVE SOLID OAK FRAMES, BOTH RETAIN THEIR ORIGINAL 'GOTHIC STYLE' HINGES AND MATCHING STEEL DOOR KNOBS. THERE ARE THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES INSIDE, WHICH PROVIDE AMPLE STORAGE SPACE FOR BOOKS / CD'S / DVD'S ETC. THE BUREAU SECTION HAS A LARGE DROP-DOWN LID / FALL, IT IS SUPPORTED BY TWO PULL-OUT ARMS, WHICH HAVE DECORATIVE SHAPED ENDS. THE LID HAS THREE ATTRACTIVE, INSET OAK PANELS, WHICH ARE DECORATIVE WITH THE CLASSIC 'OLD CHARM' 'LINEN FOLD' DESIGN MOTIF CARVING. IT HAS A SOLID OAK FRAME, BEADED BORDERS THROUGH-OUT AND IT RETAINS IT'S ORIGINAL BRASS LOCK, WHICH IS IN FULL WORKING ORDER AND IT STILL HAS IT'S ORIGINAL KEY. THE INTERIOR HAS NUMEROUS 'PIGEON HOLE' STORAGE COMPARTMENTS, WHICH PROVIDE AMPLE STORAGE SPACE FOR PAPERWORK ETC AND THERE IS A SMALL SECRET DRAWER AT THE BASE. THERE ARE ALSO TWO SMALL CUPBOARD SECTIONS INSIDE, EACH WITH SMALL DOOR. THEY HAVE DIAMOND MOTIF CARVING TO THE FRONTS AND BOTH DOORS RETAIN THEIR ORIGINAL BRASS FITTINGS. THE WRITING SURFACE HAS AN INSET 'ANTIQUE GREEN' LEATHER WITH TOOLED GOLD LEAF BORDERS AND CORNER DECORATION. THERE ARE FOUR USEFUL DRAWERS BELOW, ALL HAVE FLUTED BORDERS TO THE FRONTS AND THEY RETAIN THEIR ORIGINAL 'GOTHIC STYLE', RING-PULL HANDLES. THE TOP DRAWER IS SLIGHTLY SMALLER THAN THE REST AND IS DECORATED WITH THE 'OLD CHARM' 'CACTUS FLOWER' MOTIF CARVING. THE DRAWER SIDES, EDGES AND RUNNERS HAVE ALL BEEN WAXED TO ELIMINATE WEAR, STICKING DRAWERS AND UNNECESSARY DAMAGE. THE DESK HAS PLAIN, SPLIT FREE SIDES AND IT STANDS ON A TRADITIONAL PLINTH BASE, WHICH HAS A MOULDED TOP EDGE AND ADDITIONAL SHAPING TO THE FRONT SECTION. THIS SUPERIOR QUALITY ENGLISH MADE 'OLD CHARM' BUREAU BOOKCASE / WRITING DESK HAS BEEN CLEANED, RE-POLISHED, IT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION THROUGH-OUT AND WOULD BE A VERY USEFUL AND ATTRACTIVE ADDITION TO ANY HOME OR OFFICE.
HEIGHT
82
1/2",
WIDTH
31
1/4",
DEPTH
18
3/4".
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 AND I WILL ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS OR PROBLEMS YOU MIGHT HAVE.
BUT PLEASE NO OFFERS!!!
WE HAVE MORE QUALITY 'OLD CHARM' / 'JAYCEE' 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.
THANK YOU !
PLEASE CHECK OUT MY OTHER ITEMS!

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Advert Type
Private Advert
Condition
Second Hand
Era
1990s
Colour
'OLD CHARM', 'LIGHT OAK' RANGE, MODEL No.1748 & 1749.
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