Antique & Period Door Furniture
Due to above circumstances we are now closing our premises until further notice, but we will be working from home answering emails & calls we will also try our best to despatch orders where possible. Please be patient with us during these difficult times thank you we hope you all keep safe & well during this period.
Best Regards; Raymond Dixon (managing director)
This collection of Antique & Period Door Furniture is of the highest quality, sourced from around the world or reproduced from our own collection of originals. Manufactured in Brass, Nickel, Glass, Pewter, Chrome, Iron & Ebony using traditional methods. Our aim is to provide a suitable choice for the smallest of cottages to the grandest of stately homes.
Whether its interior or exterior, rim locks or mortice locks, in any material you will find our collection has a great deal of choice. If you can’t see what your looking for then give us a call or drop us a line. It may just waiting to go on the website or under restoration. It may even be possible we can source the items for you.
Durham Cathedral Sanctuary Knocker
The Sanctuary knocker from the north door of the cathedral is made in the form of a lion’s head. It is a fine piece of Normanesque work and is thought to date from 1154. Fugitives from the law using this knocker were allowed to take sanctuary and confess their crimes before being allowed to leave the country without fear of arrest
Interior Design Starts On The Outside
Remember your front door is not only your face to the world but its the first thing your visitors will see so its important to get right. We have a
beautiful selection of original & period fittings many items made in British foundries from patterns taken from our own collection of originals exclusive to Snobs Knobs & Posh Knockers