The business was founded in the late 70's by husband and wife team Steve and Caroline Groves and has since gone from strength to strength. The name derives both from Steve's ancestoral connectionswith Thomas Hardy himself and the area in which we are situated, deep in the historic Dorset countryside. Nearby are many tourist attractions such as the famous Cerne Giant and the beautiful coastline. Our main showroom and workshop are in Melbury Osmond.
At Henry Willis (antique silver) we deal in antique domestic and collectible silver from the 16th to 20th century, with a particular interest in early and provincial items, and Old Sheffield plate. Wealso stock a good selection of canteens and cutlery.
Dodge & Son have been established as Antique Dealers for 82 years. We have created an exceptional range of top quality traditional reproduction furniture - now available through the Internet. Visitour eight show rooms and gardens where fine antiques are displayed, along with quality reproduction garden furniture.
Our showroom is also open during those times with additional opening on Saturdays by appointment only, unfortunately our restoration workshops are not open over the weekends. A location map to helpyou find us is available, you will also find our address and contact telephone number.
We supply antique and vintage items specialising in mid century furniture & contemporary classics. Predominantly a trade supplier we also sell to the general public through our online shop & variousantique markets and fairs around the country. We also regularly supply furniture for internationally based customers in Europe & as far away as Russia, New Zealand, Japan, Korea & USA. We may be able to source that elusive piece or supply a large run of chairs you are looking for!
We are open 7 days a week by appointment and display our clocks alongside complimentary pieces of oak and country furniture. If you are unable to view in person, we are happy to provide qualitydigital photos. US Customers: Free Delivery: When you are spending in excess of Ј5,000 shipping door-to-door airfreight is included. We work very closely with our shippers to provide a prompt and efficient service - your clock could be with you as soon as 7-10 days.
We stock a wide range of genuine antiques, vintage & contemporary furniture, everything from tables, chairs, clocks, soft furnishings and many more items. We have 3,600 square feet of show room spacespread over two floors. Our staff offer a friendly and knowledgeable service whereby we will do our utmost to help you find the item you are looking for.
We are a mother and daughter team, the idea behind the company came from our own needs to furnish our houses which we were renovating, we were always on the look out for unusual vintage and antiquefurniture and furnishings. Many of the items we purchased required a little work, a little TLC, this sparked an idea to provide this service and launch a business.
We offer a range of antique country pine and painted furniture and a very ecclectic range of vintage, French and unusual pieces that I would personally love to have in my home. We also have an everchanging stock of decorative items for sale, both for the home and the garden.
The Antiques Centre is laid out rather like a street of individual shops in a village. Scroll down the page for pictures and details of our individual dealers. Remember stock is changing all the timeso don't expect to necessarily find the items depicted here! However when you do come in to see us you will find thousands of items of interest.