Antique Victorian Carved Oak Hall Seat Bench (Circa 1880)
This is a very good quality antique Victorian English carved oak hall seat bench, circa 1880, in excellent condition.
• Item Hall / Seat Bench
• Circa 1880
• Period Victorian
• Wood Oak
• Provenance England, UK
• Stunning carved & studded central arch back
• Carved foliage fretwork
• Shaped wooden baluster ends
• Carved moulding, frieze & legs
• Ideal for the kitchen / hall / window seat
• Excellent colour & patination
• Original polish
• Original condition
• Very sturdy
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
This is a very good quality antique Victorian English carved oak hall seat bench, circa 1880, in excellent condition. We understand that this bench originates from the North Wales area. The seat features a stunning arch shaped studded back with a central carved face, flanked by sweeping carved fretwork scroll foliage. The ends of the bench feature lovely turned wooden fixed baluster cushions. The seat itself, which is a stunning colour, features a carved moulded edge. Below, the recessed frieze also features detailed draped carvings interspersed with flowers which in turn end with an arch shaped further friezed. The two front legs are also profusely carved and terminated on carved paw feet. The design and carvings seen on this bench have been taken from the 16th century period.
This item features a rich dark colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the hallway, porch to the kitchen or as a window seat. This item would certainly grace any home and a great investment, as they are an extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
External Height = 74cm or 29” or 2ft 5”
External Width = 122cm or 48” or 4ft
External Depth = 28cm or 11”
Seat Height = 48.5cm or 19” or 1ft 7”
Seat Width = 104.5cm or 41¼” or 3ft 5¼”
Seat Depth = 26cm or 10¼”