• Item: Office Desk
• Circa: 1980
• Style: Georgian
• Wood: Mahogany veneers
• Size: 4ft wide x 2ft deep
• Sage green leather with gold tooling
• Decorative swan neck metal handles
• Ornate key escutcheon
• Dovetailed drawer construction
• Mahogany lined drawer sides
• Original working steel lever lock (with key)
• 8 working drawers in total
• 1 large filing drawer at bottom of left pedestal
• Moulded plinth feet
• Original polish & patination
• Plenty of storage space
• Dismantles into 3 sections for easy transport
• Free delivery to England, Wales & Southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns
Here is a lovely vintage English Georgian style mahogany & green leather 4ft pedestal desk, circa 1980, in good original condition. The desk incorporates a good quality full grain green inset leather with elegant gold tooling border, which is flanked by mahogany banding and a thumb moulded top. If you prefer a different colour leather, we can replace it with a colour of your choice for an additional £125. The desk comprises of a top section with two pedestals, all of which incorporate lovely mahogany veneers, on moulded plinth feet. There are 8 graduated working drawers to the front of the desk, with a large filing drawer at the bottom of one pedestal, all of which are decorated with cock-beaded fronts. The drawer linings are mahogany lined and constructed with dovetail joints, incorporating good quality metal swan neck handles with circular escutcheons. The central drawer incorporates a working lever lock and key.
The pedestals are raised on Georgian style plinths and are decorated with fine beading to the outsides of each pedestal. The desk is freestanding which means it can be situated in the centre of the room. The desk can be dismantled into three sections for easy transport and access into the home.
This desk features a warm mahogany colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a lovely mellow colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and the years of care and cleaning it has received.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the work place to the home office. This item would certainly grace any home and is a great investment as it is extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This desk is in good condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the desktop frame, pedestals and plinths but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The desk incorporates a quality full grain sage green leather, which is in good overall condition; with nominal old use marks (see photos). If you prefer a different colour leather, we can replace it with a colour of your choice for an additional £125. All drawers run smoothly and close flush to the frame. The central drawer retains the original working brass lever lock and original key (the others were not constructed with locks). This desk is solid in joint and ready to use.
External height = 75.5cm or 29¾” or 2ft 5¾”
External width = 121.5cm or 48” or 4ft
External depth = 60.7cm or 24” or 2ft
Knee height = 59cm or 23¼” or 1ft 11¼”
Knee width (pedestals) = 54.7cm or 21½” or 1ft 9½”
Knee width (plinths) = 52.6cm or 20¾” or 1ft 8¾”
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Ref: Repro Desk 55
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