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SA900012

Antique English 17th Century Style Victorian Carved Oak Monks Bench Table (circa 1880)

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Yolanda Gray Antiques

Description

This is an attractive antique English Victorian oak monks’ bench, circa 1880, designed in the 17th Century style period, with lovely lozenge carvings, in good original condition. The underside of the rectangular top is decorated with a finely carved floral lozenge, and is back is hinged with two oak pegs, which allows the table to convert into a table top. The two oak pegs can be removed to allow you to detach the table top for safe storage or movement. The Victorian oak monks’ bench incorporates two shaped moulded arms, which also act as table supports when the top is folded down. Incorporating a hinged solid oak box seat below, which is decorated with a central carved floral lozenge, in between guilloche carvings, flanked by additional lozenge carved panels either side. The box frame is constructed with elegant moulded stiles and horizontal rail. Additional twin inset panels are visible on the sides of the Victorian oak monks’ bench. The box seat provides useful storage for all manner of shoes, therefore is ideal for use in the hallway! The floor and backboards are in good original condition.

The Victorian oak monks’ bench features a rich dark brown oak colour, similar to that seen in the 17th Century. The box settle has been cleaned and wax-polished by hand in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard.

This Victorian oak monks’ bench would look superb in a variety of rooms from the hallway or kitchen. The hall settle would certainly grace any home and a great investment, as it’s an extremely functional item. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.

Condition Report:
This is an attractive antique English Victorian oak monks’ bench, circa 1880, designed in the 17th Century style period, with lovely lozenge carvings, in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and top, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The monk’s seat has been cleaned and wax-polished by hand in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard. The original pegs are present and the metamorphic action is in good working condition. There are no missing carvings and no breaks or lose joints to the frame. This item is well constructed, solid in joint and is ready to be used.

Dimensions:
Height (when setup as a bench) = 99.5cm or 39?” or 3ft 3?”
Height (when setup as a table) = 76.1cm or 30” or 2ft 6”
External Width = 107cm or 42?” or 3ft 6?”
External Depth = 54.5cm or 21½” or 1ft 9½”

Free UK Delivery*:
We offer free delivery to mainland England, Wales, and Southern Scotland (anywhere south of Stirling). *We do not offer free delivery to locations north of Stirling in Scotland, Northern Ireland, or any British Islands off the mainland; for example, the Isle of Man, Isle of White and Channel Islands

Free 14 Days UK Returns & Refunds:
A free 14-day “no quibble” returns policy (from the date you receive the item) is available if you are not happy with this item. We will collect the item free of charge from you (we do not charge a return fee / collection fee).

International Buyers:
If you live outside the UK and you would like to purchase this item, please contact us before purchasing it, so that we can obtain an accurate shipping quote and delivery lead-time. The shipping quote provided is a global estimate only.

About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA.
Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years.

Ref. 61746

Please contact us on 01829 458 070 or 07960 738 212 to arrange a viewing. Alternatively, please email: info@yolagray.com
Internal Ref: 61746


This antique has been viewed 23 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Dimensions

Height = 99.5 cm (39.2")
Width = 107 cm (42.1")
Depth = 54.5 cm (21.5")


Seller Details

Yolanda Gray Antiques
Unit 4
Organsdale Farm
Kelsall
Tarporley
Cheshire
CW6 0SR
United Kingdom
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www.yolagray.com


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