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Antique English 18th Century Georgian Oak Occasional Side Hall Writing Table (circa 1740)


£675 | $899 USD | €765 EUR
Item Number: SA640462
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Yolanda Gray Antiques
This antique has been viewed 37 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.


Here is a fine quality antique English George II oak provincial side table, circa 1730, displaying a lovely rich colour and patination, in excellent condition.

• Item: Side Table
• Circa: 1740
• Period: George II
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid oak
• Width: 2ft 7”
• Provincial / country table
• Peg & Joined construction
• Twin-plank top
• Working drawer
• Oak drawer linings
• Old replacement brass handles & escutcheons
• Shaped frieze
• Baluster turned legs
• Lovely mellow colour & patination
• Excellent condition
• Solid in joint
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns policy

Here is a fine quality antique English George II oak provincial lowboy side table, circa 1740, displaying a lovely mellow colour and stunning grain configuration, in excellent condition. The table incorporates a twin-plank moulded top, with a well-proportioned over hang, above a single drawer. The drawer features old replacement (likely later Georgian or early Victorian) brass swan neck handles on circular escutcheons. The oak-lined drawer is constructed with butt joints, runs smoothly and closes flush to the frame. Below, the table is decorated with a decorative shaped frieze and stands on fine quality baluster turned legs, which are united by stretchers, giving the item additional strength. The table features the original top and backboard to the rear; the frame has been constructed in the traditional method.

Condition Report:
This table is in excellent condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges, drawer fronts and top, but nothing significant considering the age of the item (see photos). The drawer is in good working order and closes flush to the frame. The drawers feature old replacement (likely Victorian) brass handles and escutcheons. The table features the original top and backboard to the rear; the frame has been constructed in the traditional joined construction method. The table boasts a lovely mellow colour and patination. This table is well constructed, solid in joint and ready to use.

Height = 67.8cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
Width = 80.5cm or 31” or 2ft 7”
Depth = 51.5cm or 20Ό” or 1ft 8Ό”

The price for this item is £675 including free delivery to England, Wales & Southern Scotland*.

Free UK Delivery*:
We offer free delivery to mainland England, Wales, and Southern Scotland. *We do not offer free delivery to locations north of Stirling in Scotland, Northern Ireland, or any British Islands off the mainland. If you live in one of the areas, please contact us for a delivery quote.

Free 14 Days UK Returns & Refunds:
A free 14-day “no quibble” returns policy is available if you are not happy with this item. We will collect the item free of charge from you.

International Buyers:
Please contact us before purchasing the item, so that we can obtain an accurate shipping quote and delivery lead-time.

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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Height = 67.8 cm (26.7")
Width = 80.5 cm (31.7")
Depth = 51.5 cm (20.3")

Seller Details

Yolanda Gray Antiques
Unit 4
Organsdale Farm
United Kingdom

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