Tables & Desks


A stunning iron workbench with three wooden drawers. the red oxide paint finish has been lightly rubbed down and sealed with a clear lacquer. The drawers have also been cleaned and sealed. This workbench was originally salvaged from a brick factory.

  • 183cm wide
  • 76cm deep
  • 83cm high
  • 58cm internal height
  • 54cm drawer width


A painted pine faux bamboo writing table with single drawer, white porcelain knob.Clean, sturdy and a useful size.

  • 68cm wide
  • 46.5cm deep
  • 78cm high
  • 62.5cm internal height


Small nicely weathered pine factory table, lightly rubbed down and sealed with a low sheen water based lacquer.

  • 35cm wide
  • 31cm deep
  • 53cm high


Bent ply and resin plinth with painted finish. More than likely an old theatre prop.

  • 46cm wide
  • 36cm deep
  • 94cm high


A single drawer hall or serving table in mixed timbers with top lidded storage compartment, possibly a later addition.Bobbin turned legs and original handles to the drawer.

  • 103.5cm wide
  • 49.5cm deep
  • box depth 29cm
  • 85.5cm table height
  • 97cm to top of box


We currently have five of these large folding tables, sourced in Denmark. grey painted tubular legs with pine top. The top has been finished in a low sheen water based lacquer. The tables are suitable for external as long as they aren't left outside for prolonged periods. Price is per table

  • 252cm long
  • 84cm wide
  • 76cm high


We have made this table from the wheel of a malt trolley. These were used in whiskey making and looked a bit like Roman chariots! The top is a lovely weathered pine, sealed with a low sheen lacquer. The hub is cast iron and there is a flat steel banding around the edge of the top and a vulcanised rubber edging.The table frame has been handmade in mild steel and the base is made from salvaged oak.

  • top 115cm dia.
  • 75cm high
  • base 80cm x 80cm


A Holbro drawing board with counterweighted parallel sliding rule in good working order. The pitch of the bboard can be adjusted and the steel stand can fold for storage.

  • base 113cm w x 82cm d
  • board 110cm w x 84cm d


An unusual three tier table produced in the Mid Century period but with a design more associated with Art Deco. In good original condition.

  • 61cm dia
  • 56cm high
  • middle tier 39cm high


An unusual mill work table, an ideal coffee table but perfect also for retail display. Sealed with a water based low sheen lacquer.

  • 101cm wide
  • 82cm deep
  • 58cm high

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