Brown's Architectural Antiques was established in 1999 in Carhampton, Somerset and as the business expanded we relocated to Devon, opening a shop in Barnstaple in 2003. We recently moved to a largerpremises in South Molton in April 2014 with plenty of on site parking.
Jonathan Biggs is the fourth generation in the trade and specialises in fine eighteenth and nineteenth century furniture and paintings. The items viewed within this site may be seen at his shop inBideford, Devon or on approval by request. Good quality period furniture is now more affordable and will give generations of use for years to come.
I use traditional restoration methods and try to ensure that the furniture in my care is sympathetically restored. I have a large stock of old reclaimed timber and veneers, old handles, locks, castorsand hinges, so that exactly the right piece can be used for your repair.
We specialise in the restoration and preservation of antiques as well as buying and selling items of furniture. Using a combination of timeless skills and modern techniques we can restore your beloveditems to the standard they were intended so they can be enjoyed for generations to come.
David Battle is the only BAFRA accredited member in North Devon and this guarantees the highest standard of craftsmanship and an ethical approach to conservation and restoration. He has been workingas a cabinet maker and restorer of furniture for thirty years and has developed a wide range of skills and expertise. Whether you have a valuable antique or a more modest piece, it will receive only the best care.
We hope after visiting this site, you will call in to meet up with us and see more of what we do. His many local contacts provide a rich and otherwise untapped source of unusual and interestingartefacts from the kitchen and farmyard and he has a working knowledge of agricultural bygones. Our stock includes much sought after Victorian and Edwardian fireplaces and surrounds, slate slabs, stone troughs, hand water-pumps, old tools and kitchen ware.
At Kaleidoscope we sell Antiques & Collectables as well as Furniture both Antique & Modern. We also have in stock a wide range of Home Decor items including Glass, China, Lighting, Shabby Chic,Pictures, Walking Canes, Wrought Iron Goods, Rugs, Country Quilts and Hand Made Cushions, plus lots more items of interest. We have a section in the shop for the train enthusiast and sell Model Railway items along with a model train repair service which is available.
We are a family run business who specialize in the purchase and sale of antique furniture. Our stock consists mainly of mahogany and walnut furniture from the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries, witha good selection of dining table, dining chairs, desks and bookcases always available.
Courtyard Antiques - established in 1996 and based in rural West Somerset not far from the Georgian town of Watchet with its historic harbour and new marina, overlooked by Coleridge's Ancient Mariner.The range of antique country furniture typically includes Windsor Chairs, Farmhouse Tables, Kitchen Dressers, Cupboards, Bookcases, Chests, Coffers, Wardrobes, Upholstered Sofas and Chairs.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: William IV Linen Press, Georgian, Victorian & Edwardian walnut, mahogany and oak chest of drawers, Waring & Gillows Chest of Drawers, French display cabinet, various book cases,various piano stools, retro 1950's cocktail bar, Edwardian chaise longue, hall stands, monks bench, marble columns, variety of dining tables & sets of dining chairs.