This is a handsome antique writing bureau which dates to the early 20th century. Made of oak and mixed woods it is quite.
Solid and well made and is ideal for an office or study. It will make a nice alternative to a traditional desk and is a useful work space for any home, perfect for stowing away a laptop. The bureau is simply styled, the top fitted with a fall front which opens to reveal a fitted interior with pigeon holes and small a drawer for stationery and correspondence. Below the top section are three spacious drawers finished with drop handles set on decorative back plates.
The drawers are lockable and the key is present. The bureau is set a stretchered base. I have hand painted this piece in my own mix of chalk based black painted before lightly distressing the finish for a gently aged look. The paintwork has been waxed for protection and has a smooth low sheen finish. Width-76cms at the top, 78cms at the base.The bureau is in solid structural condition with various cosmetic marks of age and use. There are some old inactive wood worm holes to the right hand side panel, back of the bureau and a few to the top right hand side of the top. You are welcome to collect in person or we can arrange a courier. Due to the size and weight of this item help to unload will be required. Cornwall, Devon, Dorset & Somerset. North as far as Manchester. Please take a glance at our other items, we list new things every week. Our stock is constantly changing and updating and is quite varied and in many cases unique. We are a small family run company based in South Devon and have been restoring furniture for several yearafter deciding to turn our hobby into a business. We professionally restore antique and vintage pieces, painting some which need updating and preserving those which look handsome left untouched. We love anything old and antique and take great care in the preparation and repair of all items, treating woodworm and fixing loose joints as a matter of course. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Furniture\Home Office Desks".
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