An early Evertaut machinist chair, salvaged from the Footprint Tools factory in Sheffield. This is an unusual version, with a height adjustable oak backrest. The seat is also solid wood, looking to be mahogany. The steel frame was completely bare of paint when found so it has been lightly rubbed down and lacquered.

  • 90cm high
  • 38cm deep
  • 35 x 35cm base
  • 52cm seat height


This stool was one of several salvaged from a fireplace factory in Lancashire, although they originally came from a textile mill in Cheshire. They were bought second hand at auction in the 1970s for use in the Lancashire factory.This is one of the earliest designs of machinist stool, the cast iron base looking almost Victorian. It is height adjustable by means of a thick threaded seat stem. The seat itself is original to the stool and consists of three layers of hardwood, the top face being mahogany.

  • seat dia. 30cm
  • base 27cm from leg to leg
  • seat height 45 - 55cm


A pair of beech framed lounge chairs, English, but maker unknown.The chairs were fully re-upholstered six years ago in a light green fabric.Price is for the pair.


salvaged timber top benches. six leg frames, adjustable feet have been added. two available. Price is per bench.

  • 148cm wide
  • 21cm deep
  • 47cm high


A classic Louis style armchair. Original velvet upholstery which has been dyed to a dark grey/purple colour from its original red.

  • 64cm wide
  • 51cm deep
  • 98cm high
  • 43cm seat height


A matching pair of beech church chairs with their original rush seats in good useable condition. Each chair has it's seven stretchers present along with the bible box. Adult seat height.

  • 41cm wide
  • 50cm deep
  • 82cm high
  • 45cm seat height


A dark beech framed canvas deckchair with sunshade and detachable foot rest.The colours of the striped canvas are still strong and the chair is structurally sound.Folds flat for storage.


Set of four tubular steel and ply chairs. The frames retain their original paint finish. All plywood in good condition with a waxed finish. Please note the non standard seat height! Price is for the set.

  • base 50cm wide
  • base 47cm deep
  • overall height 91cm
  • seat height 55.5cm


One of the earliest models of cast iron factory stool. Originally from a silk mill in Cheshire and bought at auction in the 1970s for use in a small Lancashire factory making fireplace parts. Small quantity available.

  • seat dia. 30cm
  • 27cm leg tip to leg tip
  • height adjusts 42cm - 55cm


A mid brown Danish leather sofa on beech legs

  • 141cm wide
  • 80cm deep
  • 80cm high

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