Our Guide to Finding the Perfect Antique or Reclaimed Fireplace

antique regency marble fire surround

Whether it will hold a roaring open fire, a tidy wood burner, a gas fire or simply a few decorative candles, the fireplace is the focal point in any room, so it’s important to get it right. . Choosing the right style When people come in to the showroom to choose a fireplace for their … Continue reading

AF at the Salvo Fair 2013

Architectural Forum at the Salvo Fair 2013

It started with a little more rain than we would have liked, but it didn’t seem to put anyone off! The fair was bustling and busy with dealers and industry folk throughout Friday. As always, we brought some of most spectacular and eye-catching pieces including an imposing mahogany glazed revolving door unit and precious stained … Continue reading

Spectacular 1929 Stained Glass Skylights from Metropole Cinema

Antique stained glass skylight windows

We recently removed a pair of striking stained glass skylights from a site in Victoria, Central London. These extraordinary curved skylight windows were originally the focal point in the foyer of the Metropole Cinema, opened in 1929. The cinema was designed by the notable cinema architect George Coles, responsible for many of the iconic deco … Continue reading

Victorian Ornately Carved Mahogany Panelled Room on Display

Victorian panelled room

A complete Victorian mahogany panelled room, one of our most spectacular current salvaged items, is now on display in all its magnificence at our sister site in Hertford. The outstanding panelling was originally made for a Victorian Gentlemen’s Club in the West End of London and dates from 1873. It is an excellent and extraordinary … Continue reading

Choosing Original Cast Iron Radiators

Decorative cast iron radiators

Where to begin? Whether you’re renovating a period home and want to reinstate original features, or you simply love the look of them, deciding that you want cast iron radiators is only the beginning of the decisions! When you visit our showroom to enquire about reclaimed radiators, we’ll have a chat and consultation to find … Continue reading