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22 July 2017
ANTIQUE BOOKCASES AND BUREAU BOOKCASES CABINETS


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ANTIQUE GEORGIAN REGENCY OAK SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE C1800
Antique Georgian Regency Oak Secretaire Bookcase and dating from around 1800. Constructed from quality oak it has a cornice top above a deep frieze and two astragal gloazed doors with working key and with two internal fixed oak shelves. The base has a reeded edge to the top above a deep drawer front which opens to reveal a superb interior with a small central oak door flanked on either side by a turned oak column which are in fact secret sliding drawers. There are three pigeon holes with shaped frieze above and a long drawer. It has a replacement leather tooled skiver.
There are three further long graduating drawers and all of the drawers are pine lined with later handles and it stands on bracket feet joined by a shaped frieze.
The top separates for ease of transporting and it measures: 87" high x height to top of base 41" x desk height 29" x 21" deep x ( internal depth top 12") x 37" wide

A truly superb Georgian Regency Oak Secretaire Bookcase of good proportions and in very good condition with a lovely deep colour and patination to the oak oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.

FREE DELIVERY WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND SMALL CHARGE FOR SCOTLAND AND WALES

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE.
Ref: w7369/11.3
Price: £1,250





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ANTIQUE LATE VICTORIAN BURR WALNUT WATERFALL NARROW BOOKCASE C1890
Antique Late Victorian Burr Walnut Waterfall Bookcase in the Queen Anne Style and dating from around 1890. It has a scrolled serpentine shaped top with central cartouche of acanthus leaf above three solid walnut shaped and moulded shelves and with the back of the bookcase also being of walnut. To the base there are two doors with brass escutcheon and working key and with cross banded edges and a single internal shelf. It stands on short cabriole legs. It has solid walnut sides with a reeded edge.
A superb quality Queen Anne style Victorian bookcase.

Measures: 73" high x 25" wide x 16" deep ( base) and 8" deep (top)

DELIVERY WOULD BE 75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
Ref: 8873/2.5
Price: £795





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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY GLAZED BOOKCASE C1880
Antique Victorian Mahogany Glazed Bookcase and dating from around 1880. Constructed from quality mahogany it has a cornice top above a stepped frieze and with carved corbel supports flanked on either side of two arched glazed doors with working key. Internally there are three original and adjustable shelves. It stands on a deep plinth base. A very nice Victorian original bookcase.
MEASURES: 69" HIGH X 14" DEEP X 52" WIDE AND INTERNAL DEPTH. 10"

with lovely deep colour and patination and oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.

DELIVERY WOULD BE 75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE.
Ref: W9271/30.5
Price: £795





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ANTIQUE EDWARDIAN TALL MAHOGANY ASTRAGAL GLAZED BOOKCASE C1900
Antique Edwardian Tall Mahogany Astragal Glazed Bookcase and dating from around 1900. Constructed from quality Mahogany it has a flared and moulded cornice top above a cross banded frieze and two astragal glazed doors with working key and internally there are four fully adjustable shelves. To each side there is a reeded column. The base is moulded to the top above two deep drawers both of which are oak lined with original brass handles. It stands on cabriole legs on pad feet.
A very nice Edwardian English Bookcase.

MEASURES: 83" HIGH X 14" DEEP X 41" WIDE AND INTERNAL DEPTH 12.5"

With a lovely deep colour and patination and oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.

DELIVERY WOULD BE 75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR QUALITY ANTI
Ref: W9314/17.7
Price: £795





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ANTIQUE EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY ASTRIGAL GLAZED BOOKCASE C1900
Antique Edwardian Mahogany Astrigal Glazed Bookcase and dating from around 1900. Constructed from quality mahogany it has a moulded edge to the top above a deep frieze with carved motife to each side. There are two Astrigal glazed doors with brass handle and working key and internally there are four original fully adjustable shelves. It is moulded to the base and stands on bracket feet.

Measures: 54" high x 12.5" deep x 48" wide and internal depth 10"


DELIVERY WOULD BE 75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
Ref: W9085/9.1
Price: £495





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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN OAK OPEN BOOKCASE C1880
Antique Victorian Oak Open Bookcase and dating from around 1880. Constructed from solid oak it has a low gallery back to the polished top with moulded edge above two original fully adjustable oak shelves. It has shaped sides leading to shaped feet.

MEASURES: 43" HIGH X 12.5" DEEP X 48" WIDE AND INTERNAL DEPTH 9.5"

With a lovely deep colour and patination and oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.

DELIVERY WOULD BE 75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNIT
Ref: W9214/26.6
Price: £375





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SUPERB LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED OAK LIBRARY BOOKCASE DISPLAY CABINET C1860 WDB100/3.12
POSSIBLE FREE DELIVERY PLEASE ENQUIRE

THIS IS A SUPERB ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GOTHIC OAK LIBRARY BOOKCASE DISPLAY CABINET AND DATING FROM AORUND 1860. CONSTRUCTED FROM SOLID CARVED OAK THIS SUPERB BOOKCASE WAS SOLD AS PART OF THE CONTENTS OF 'WELHAM PARK' IN NOTTINGHAMSHIRE AND WE HAVE THE ORIGINAL CATALOGUE FROM THE SALE DATED 1954 IN WHICH PART OF THE DESCRIPTION READS " A RICHLY CARVED OAK DISPLAY CABINET, THE UPPER PART WITH THREE ARCADED GLASS PANELS, THREE FRIEZE DRAWERS AND CUPBOARDS TO THE BASE CARVED IN BOLD RELEIF WITH LION MASKS AND CARYTATIDS OVER PANELS OF FAN FLUTING AND GADROONING".
THE BOOKCASE CABINET IS ALSO FEATURED IN THE DAILY MAILS 'YOU' MAGAZINE DATED 1993 WHERE THE OWNER (A FAMOUS NOVELIST) WAS PICTURED NEXT TO HER 'FAVOURITE BOOKCASE' TAKEN AT HER HOME IN AN UMBRIAN PALAZZO!!
THIS GORGEOUS AND WELL TRAVELLED BOOKCASE HAS NOW FOUND ITS WAY BACK TO ENGLAND AND WE ARE FORTUNATE ENOUGH TO BE ABLE TO OFFER IT UP FOR SALE.
WE HAVE MANY MORE PHOTOGRAPHS SO PLEASE DO EMAIL US.
THE BOOKCASE MEASURES: 99" HIGH X HEIGHT TO BASE 44" X 21" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 9.3/4" X 81" WIDE.
HEIGHT OF SHELVES ARE: TOP SHELF 16" ,MIDDLE SHELF 11" AND THE HEIGHT OF THE TWO BOTTOM SHELVES ARE 10".
THE TOP SEPARATES FROM THE BASE FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING
Ref: WDB100/3.12
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ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V LARGE MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE WITH SECRET COMPARTMENTS C1820 WDB6001A&B/19.10
THIS IS A FABULOUS ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE BEING TALL AND IMPOSING AND OF EXCELLENT QUALITY MAHOGANY. IT HAS A CORNICE TOP ABOVE A MAHOGANY FRIEZE WITH TWO GLAZED DOORS WITH WORKING KEY AND WITH THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE BASE HAS A MOULDED EDGE TO THE TOP ABOVE ONE LONG FALSE DRAWER FRONT OF FLAMED MAHOGANY WITH CROSS BANDED EDGE AND ORIGINAL TURNED MAHOGANY KNOB HANDLES INSET WITH MOTHER OF PEARL WITH BRASS KEY ESCUTCHEON AND WORKING KEY AND WHICH FOLDS DOWN TO REVEAL A STUNNING QUALITY ROSEWOOD INTERIOR. TO THE CENTRE IS A ROSEWOOD PANEL WHICH OPENS VIA A SPRING CATCH WHICH IS HIDDEN UNDER THE BAISE WRITING SURFACE AND THEN OPENS TO REVEAL A HIDDEN COMPARTMENT. TO EITHER SIDE THERE IS A SMALL DRAWER AND THERE ARE TWO PIGEON HOLES WITH SHAPED FRIEZE ABOVE ONE OF WHICH IS A SECRET DRAWER. THERE IS ALSO A FLIGHT OF FOUR SMALL DRAWERS TO EACH SIDE AND ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH ORIGINAL SMALL IVORY HANDLES. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE GREEN BAISE WRITING SURFACE IS NOT 'AS VIVID AS SHOWN IN THE PHOTOGRAPH!!'.
THE SECRETAIRE DRAWER IS ABOVE TWO FLAMED AND RAISED PANELLED DOORSWITH KEY AND WITH CARVED CORBAL SAUPPORTS TO EACH SIDE INTERNALLY THERE ARE THERE ARE THREE SLIDING TRAYS AND TWO VERY DEEP DRAWERS TO THE BASE WITH BRASS HANDLES AND IT STANDS ON A DEEP PLINTH BASE.

IN VERY GOOD CONDITION AND WITH A LOVELY DEEP COLOUR AND PATINATION TO THE MAHOGANY OOZING QUALITY CHARM AND CHARACTER OF THE PERIOD.

MEASURES: 97" HIGH X HEIGHT TO TOP OF BASE 47" X SEAT HEIGHT TO WRITING SURFACE 31" X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 11.5" X 24" DEEP X 54" WIDE

PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE AT WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR MORE ANTIQUE BOOKCASES AND DESKS AND QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES.
Ref: WDB6100A&B/19.10
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SUPERB GEORGIAN OAK BUREAU BOOKCASE C1780
THIS IS A SUPERB GEORGE 111 ORIGINAL SOLID OAK BUREAU BOOKCASE AND DATING FORM AROUND 1780. CONSTRUCTED FROM SOLID OAK IT HAS A CORNICE TOP WITH DENTAL MOULDING AND WITH MAHOGANY BANDED FRIEZE WITH THREE INLAID FRUITWOOD & EBONY SHELLS. THERE ARE TWO PANELLED DOORS WITH INLAID SHELL TO THE CENTRE AND WITH THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE FALL FRONT HAS ITS ORIGINAL BRASS LOCK ESCUTCHEON AND WORKING KEY. THE TOP OPENS TO REVEAL A DOOR TO THE CENTRE WHICH IS MAHOGANY BANDED AND STRUNG WITH FRUITWOOD AND WITH INLAID SHELL TO THE CENTRE. TO EITHER SIDE IS A FRUITWOOD STRUNG BOOKEND SECRET DRAWER AND 2 TIERS OF 'THREE' SMALL DRAWERS ALL FOWHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH ORIGINAL BRASS HANDLES AND WITH PIGEON HOLES ABOVE WITH SHAPED FRIEZE. THE END FRIEZE BEING A SLIDE OUT SECRET DRAWER.
STANDS ON BRACKET FEET AND SEPARATES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
AN ABSOLUTELY SUPERB BUREAU BOOKCASE IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION. MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST.
MEASURES: 85" HIGH X 43" HIGH TO TOP OF BURAU X 30" KNEE HEIGHT X 20" DEEP X 43.5" WIDE
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STUNNING GEORGIAN OAK & MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE C1780
THIS IS A STUNNING ANTIQUE GEORGE 111 OAK AND MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE DATING FROM AROUND 1780. IT HAS A CORNICE TOP WITH DENTAL MOULDING ABOVE A DEEP CARVED FRIEZE. THERE ARE TWO FIELDED ARCHED PANELLED DOORS WITH LATER BRASS KNOB HANDLES AND KEY ESCUTCHEON AND INTERNALLY THERE ARE TWO ORIGINAL ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE FALL FRONT WITH ORIGINAL BRASS ESCUTCHEON AND INLAID STAR MOTIFE OF ROSEWOOD AND MAHOGANY OPENS TO REVEAL A STUNNING INTERIOR WITH SMALL CENTRAL DOOR WITH FRUITWOOD INLAID SHELL AND WITH ORIGINAL KEY AND WITH PIERCED FRETWORK ABOVE. THERE IS A HALF TURNED COLUMN TO EITHER SIDE OF THE DOOR WHICH ARE SECRET DRAWERS. TO EITHER SIDE THERE ARE FOUR SMALL DRAWERS AND TWO PIGEON HOLES ABOVE. FURTHER TO THIS AND TO EITHER SIDE AGAIN ARE FOUR STEPPED SMALL DRAWERS AND BEHIND THE SECOND DRAWER IS A SECRET DRAWER WHICH HAS ITS OWN SECRET DRAWER TO THE BACK (PLEASE ASK FOR PHOTOGRAPHS).
THERE ARE FOUR LONG GRADUATED DRAWERS TO THE BASE ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH MAHOGANY BANDING AND WITH LATER BRASS HANDLES. IT STANDS ON OGEE BRACKET FEET.
THE TOP LIFTS OFF THE BASE FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
A STUNNING GEORGIAN BUREAU BOOKCASE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.
MEASURES: 82" HIGH X 44" HIGH TO TOP OF BUREAU X 30" KNEE HIGH TO DESK X 23" DEEP X 39" WIDE.
Ref: WDB750/E23.3
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SUPERB ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY BOW FRONT SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE C1820 8FT TALL WDB660/4.3
POSSIBLE FREE DELIVERY PLEASE ENQUIRE ABOUT THIS SUPERB ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY BOW FRONT SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE AND DATING FORM AORUND 1820. IT HAS A REEDED CORNICE ABOVE A CROSS BANDED FRIEZE WITH ARCHED MOULDING AND TWO ASTRAGAL GLAZED DOORS WITH IVORY ESCUTCHEON AND THREE INTERNAL FIXED SHELVES. THE BASE WITH ROUNDED EDGE TO THE TOP ABOVE A PANELLED FRIEZE AND A LONG DEEP DRAWER FRONT WITH TWO MOULDED PANELS AND OPENS TO REVEAL A SUPERB ROSEWOOD FRONTED INTERIOR WITH A CENTRAL DOOR FLANKED ON EITHER SIDE BY A SECRET BOOKEND DRAWER ALL WITH BRASS INLAY WITH PIGEON HOLES TO EITHER SIDE AND A ROW OF FOUR SMALL DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH SMALL IVORY KNOB HANDLES AND ALL ABOVE A CENTRAL LETTER COMPARTMENT WITH SMALL DRAWER TO EITHER SIDE. IT HAS A GREEN BAISE WRITING SURFACE WITH SECRET HIDDEN WELL (PHOTOS AVAILABLE). BELOW THE SECRETAIRE ARE THREE GRADUATING DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED AND WITH ORIGINAL TURNED KNOB HANDLES TO EACH SIDE IS A TURNED AND FLUTED HALF COLUMN WHICH CONTINUES TO THE CARVED FOOT.
A SUPERB WILLIAM 1V SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE OF QUALITY AND IN VERY GOOD CONDITION AND WITH A LOVELY COLOUR AND DEEP PATINATION TO THE MAHOGANY.
THE TOP SEPARATES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
MEASURES: 99" HIGH (8FT 3") X 21" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 9.5" X KNEE HEIGHT 27" X 48" WIDE
Ref: WDB660/4.3
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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GOLDEN OAK BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE C1880
Superb Antique Victorian Golden Oak Breakfront Bookcase and dating from around 1880. Constructed from solid golden oak it has a deep rounded cornice top above a cross banded frieze and with four glazed and shaped doors to the breakfront top all with turned oak knob handles and working keys. Internally there are three adjustable shelves to each section. The base has a moulded edge above a deep frieze and four doors all with shaped and fielded arched panels and turned oak knob handles and working keys. Internally there are three shelves. It stands on a deep plinth base and separates for ease of transporting.

Measures: 90" high x height to top of base 38" x 19" deep ( internal depth 9" each end and 12" centre) and 65" wide

A Truly Superb Quality Solid Golden Oak Breakfront Bookcase and in very good original condition with a lovely deep colour and patination and oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.

DELIVERY WOULD BE 50 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales 75 - 120 please enquire

WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE

WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE..
Ref: w7766/27.1
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SUPERB GEORGE 111 MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE C1780
THIS IS A SUPERB ANTIQUE GEORGE 111 MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE AND DATING FROM AORUND 1780. IT HAS A CORNICE TOP WITH CARVED FRIEZE ABOVE TWO ASTRAGAL GLAZED DOORS QITH BRASS ESCUTCHEON AND KEY AND THREE ADJUSTABLE INTERNAL SHELVES.
THE BUREAU HAS A BRASS ESCUTCHEON TO THE FALL FRONT WHICH OPENS TO REVEAL A CENTRAL DOOR WITH ARCHED PANEL AND BOOKEND SECRET COMPARTMENTS TO EITHER SIDE. THERE ARE TWO SMALL DRAWERS TO EACH SIDE WITH A FURTHER LONG DRAWER BELOW. FOUR PIGEON HOLES WITH SHAPED FRIEZE TO THE TOP SECTION. TO THE BASE THERE ARE FOUR LONG GRADUATING DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH ORIGINAL HANDLES AND ESCUTCHEONS. IT IS MOULDED TO THE BASE AND STAND SON LOVELY BRACKET FEET.
IT IS IN LOVELY CONDITION AND OOZES THE CHARM AND CHARACTER OF THE PERIOD WITH GOOD COLOUR AND PATINATION. THERE IS A VERY SHORT & OLD GRAIN LINE ABOUT 2.5" LONG TO THE TOP RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THE FALL FRONT. THIS IS HARDLY NOTICEABLE AND CERTAINLY DOES NOT DETRACT IN ANY WAY.
A SUPERB GEORGIAN BOOKCASE BUREAU THAT MEASURES: 88" HIGH X HEIGHT TO TOP OF BUREAU 42" X KNEE HEIGHT 30" X 21" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 8" X 43" WIDE
Ref: WDB600/16.5
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ANTIQUE GEORGIAN MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE C1780
THIS IS A VERY NICE ANTIQUE GEORGE 111 MAHOGANY BUREAU BOOKCASE AND DATING FROM AROUND 1780. IT HAS A CORNICE TOP WITH MAHOGANY FRIEZE ABOVE TWO ORIGINAL GLAZED DOORS WITH ORIGINAL KEY AND WITH THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES AND A ROW OF FOUR SMALL DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH BRASS HANDLES. THE FALL FRONT TO THE BUREAU HAS A BRASS ESCUTCHEON AND AN AGE RELATED GRAIN LINE IT OPENS TO REVEAL A VERY NICE INLAID INTERIOR WITH A CENTRAL DOOR WITH CHEQUERED STRINGING AND AN INLAID SHELL MOTIFFE TO THE CENTRE EITHER SIDE OF WHICH IS A SECRET BOOKEND COMPARTMENT AGAIN WITH CHEQUERED STRINGING AND INLAID SHELL MOTIFE. TO EACH SIDE THERE IS A LONG SECRET FRIEZE DRAWER WITH CHEQUERED STRINIGING AND OAK LINED ABOVE FOUR PIGEON HOLES AND FOUR SMALL DRAWERS. IT HAS A LATER LEATHERETTE WRITING SURFACE. TO THE BASE OF THE BUREAU THERE ARE TWO SHORT OVER THREE LONG GRADUATING DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED WITH ORIGINAL BRASS HANDLES AND IT IS MOULDED TO THE BASE AND STANDS ON BRACKET FEET.
THE BOOKCASE SEPARATES FROM THE BUREAU FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
THIS IS A VERY NICE GEORGIAN BUREAU BOOKCASE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION AND OOZES THE CHARM AND CHARACTER OF THE PERIOD.
IT MEASURES: 87" HIGH X 21" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH TO TOP 9" X KNEE HEIGHT TO DESK 30" X 46" WIDE
Ref: WDB450/12.7
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GORGEOUS WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE BUREAU C1820 WDB590/25.7
THIS IS A GORGEOUS WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE AND DATING FROM AROUND 1820. IT HAS A FLARED CORNICE TOP WITH DEEP MAHOGANY FRIEZE ABOVE TWO ARCHED GLAZED DOORS WITH BRASS ESCUTCHEON AND THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE BASE HAS A MOULDED EDGE TO THE TOP ABOVE A DEEP SECRETAIRE FALSE DRAWER FALL FRONT WHICH OPENS TO REVEAL A LOVELY INTERIOR WITH PIGEON HOLES TO THE CENTRE AND SURROUNDED BY VARYING DRAWERS. IT HAS A GREEN BAISE WRITING SURFACE WHICH DOES HAVE A VERY OLD INK STAIN BUT IS PERFECTLY USABLE AND OTHERWISE IN GOOD CONDITION. BELOW THE SECRETAIRE ARE THREE LONG DEEP DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE PINE LINED AND WITH LATER VICTORIAN BRASS HANDLES AND ESCUTCHEONS. TO EACH SIDE OF THE BASE THERE IS A ROUNDED TAPERING COLUMN WITH TURNED SPANDERALS TO THE TOP. IT STANDS ON ORIGINAL TURNED FEET.
THE TOP IS ORIGINAL TO THE BASE AND DISMANTLES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
YOU WILL NOTICE FROM THE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE CENTRE PIGEON HOLES THAT THERE IS A VERY SMALL PIECE MISSING TO ONE OF THE ARCHES THIS IS IN THE PROCESS OF BEING RESTORED AS I WRITE. THERE HAS BEEN NO OTHER RESTORATION OR REPAIRS AND IT IS IN GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION.
THIS IS A MOST ATTRACTIVE SECRETAIRE OF QUALITY MAHOGANY AND IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. IT MEASURES:
91" HIGH X HEIGHT TO WRITING SURFACE 31" X 23" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 10" X 48" WIDE
Ref: WDB590/25.7
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LARGE GEORGIAN OAK BUREAU BOOKCASE C1780
SUPERB GEORGE 111 OAK BUREAU BOOKCASE
DATING FROM AORUND 1780. IT HAS A SWAN NECK PEDAMENT TOP WITH BRASS SPANDERALS TO EACH END AND WITH BRASS EAGLE & BALL TO THE CENTRE. THIS IS ABOVE TWO ASTRAGAL GLAZED DOORS WITH ORIGINAL GLASS AND WITH THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE FALL FRONT OPENS TO REVEAL VARIOUS SMALL DRAWERS AND COMPARTMENTS. THERE ARE TWO SHORT DRAWERS OVER TWO LONG DRAWERS ALL OF WHICH ARE OAK LINED. IT STANDS ON ORIGINAL OAK BRACKET FEET.
IT SEPARATES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.

PLEASE CONTACT US
SHOULD YOU REQUIRE FURTHER INFORMATION OR MORE PHOTOGRAPHS.
IT MEASURES: HEIGHT 93" X HEIGHT TO KNEE 28" X 20.5" DEEP X 43" WIDE.
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SUPERB LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED GOTHIC OAK LIBRARY BOOKCASE C1860 WPRV4793/19.5
THIS IS A SUPERB ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED GOTHIC OAK BOOKCASE AND DATING FORM AROUND 1860. CONSTRUCTED FROM SOLID AND PROFUSELY CARVED OAK WITH A HEAVY FLARED CORNICE TOP WITH THREE LION MASKS HOLDING BRASS RINGS AND WITH A DOUBLE CARVED FRIEZE ABOVE TWO ORIGINAL LEADED GLAZED DOORS WITH BEAUTIFULLY CARVED PANELS TO EITHER SIDE OF GRAPE AND VINE AND WITH CARVED EAGLES TO THE INTERIOR THERE ARE THREE ADJUSTABLE SHELVES. THE BASE HAS A CARVED EDGE TO THE TOP WITH A DEEP AND HEAVILY CARVED FRIEZE DRAWER WHICH IS MAHOGANY LINED AND WITH A MASK HANDLE TO THE CENTRE. THIS IS ABOVE TWO GEOMETRICALLY CARVED PANELLED DOORS WITH WITH CENTRAL MASKS AND DIVIDING THE TWO DOORS IS A BEAUTIFULLY CARVED CARYTATID. INTERNALLY THERE IS A SHELF AND IT IS CARVED TO THE DEEP PLINTH BASE.

THE TOP SEPARATES FROM THE BASE FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
A MOST HANDSOME LARGE AND STUNNINGLY CARVED VICTORIAN GOTHIS OAK BOOKCASE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH A LOVELY DEEP COLOUR AND PATINATION TO THE OAK.
MORE PHOTOGRAPHS ON REQUEST.
MEASURES: 92" HIGH X 38" TO TOP OF BASE X 23" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH 9" X 48" WIDE
Ref: WPRV4793/119.5
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ANTIQUE LARGE VICTORIAN CARVED OAK BOOKCASE C1880 WDB6177/6.12
SUPERB LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN CARVED OAK BOOKCASE AND DATING FORM AROUND 1880. IT HAS A CORNICE TOP ABOVE A DEEP CARVED FRIEZE AND TWO GLAZED DOORS WITH CARVED FRAMES AND WITH WORKING KEY. INTERNALLY THERE ARE TWO ADJUSTABLE SHELVES AND TWO EACH SIDE THERE IS A HEAVY BARLEY TWIST COLUMN AND SUPPORTED ON BEAUTIFULLY CARVED LIONS. THE BASE HAS A CARVED EDGE ABOVE TWO CARVED DRAWERS WITH CARVED OAK HANDLES AND ARE OAK LINED. THERE ARE TWO BEAUTIFULLY CARVED PANELLED DOORS OF HERONS WITHIN A LAUREL WREATH AND ONE OF THE HERONS WITH A FISH IN HIS MOUTH THE DOORS HAVE THEIR ORIGINAL KEY AND INTERNAL SHELF. TO EITHER SIDE ONCE AGAIN IS A HEAVY BARLEY TWIST COLUMN. IT SITS ON A PLINTH BASE WITH BUN FEET AND SEPARATES INTO THREE PIECES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.

IT IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH A LOVELY DEEP COLOUR AND PATINATION TO THE QUALITY OAK OOZING THE CHARM AND CHARACTER OF THE PERIOD AND WE HAVE GIVEN IT A DEEP WAXED POLISH.

MEASURES: 94" HIGH X HEIGHT TO TOP OF BASE 38 X 23" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH (TOP) 9" X 54.5" WIDE

PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR MORE ANTIQUE BOOKCASES AND QUALITY FURNITURE. WE HAVE BEEN SELLING TO THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETATIVE TRADE PRICES.
Ref: WDB6177/6.12
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ANTIQUE REGENCY MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE C1820 W6962/11.6
Antique Regency Mahogany Secretaire Bookcase and dating from around 1820. Of quality mahogany it has a cornice top above a deep frieze and two arched glazed panelled doors set within a cross banded surround and with brass door divider. There are three internal adjustable shelves. The base has a squared cross banded edge above a deep drawer front which opens to reveal a lovely interior with a row of eight pigeon holes to the top and centre flanked on either side by two small drawers and a further two small drawers to the centre. It has a green tooled leather skiver.
There are three long graduating drawers all of which are oak lined with brass handles and it stands on bracket feet.
The top separates from the base for ease of transporting.
Measures: 82" high x 40" high to top of base x 26" knee height x 21" deep x 45" wide ( internal; depth to bookcase 9.3/4")

In very good condition with a lovely deep colour and patination to the quality mahogany oozing all the charm and character of the Regency period.

PLEASE VIEW OUR OWN WEBSITE WWW.CASTLEFORGEANTIQUES.CO.UK FOR MORE QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE. WE HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETATIVE TRADE PRICES. CALLERS WELCOME TO OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND ALL ENQUIRIES WELCOMED VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/07884377373
Ref: w6962/11.6
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ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V MAHOGANY TALL BOOKCASE C1830 W6296/7.3
LOVELY ANTIQUE WILLIAM 1V FLAMED MAHOGANY TALL BOOKCASE. OF QUALITY MAHOGANY WITH A LOVELY FLAMED GRAIN AND PATINATION. IT HAS A SCROLLED PEDAMENT TOP ABOVE A MAHOGANY FRIEZE WITH AND FLARED CORNICE ABOVE TWO LONG GLAZED DOORS WITH ORIGINAL KNOB HANDLE AND WORKING KEY. THERE ARE FOUR ADJUSTABLE SHELVES AND TO THE BASE THERE ARE TWO FLAMED MAHOGANY PANELLED DOORS WITH AN INTERNAL SHELF TO ONE SIDE AND DEEP DRAWER WITH ORIGINAL HANDLES TO THE OTHER SIDE WITH SMALL SHELF ABOVE.
IT STANDS ON A PLINTH BASE ON LOW BUN FEET AND SEPARATES INTO THREE PIECES FOR EASE OF TRANSPORTING.
PLEASE NOTE IT IS NOT AS RED IN COLOUR AS THE PHOTOGRAPHS SHOW.

MEASURES: 96" HIGH X 14" DEEP X INTERNAL DEPTH 10" X 50" WIDE
Ref: W6296/7.3
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