Antique French Provincial Chestnut Serving Side Table Sideboard Workbench (Circa 1870). Here is a fine quality decorative antique French provincial rustic solid chestnut workbench, circa 1870, in good original condition, which is would make an ideal sideboard or serving / side table. Two plank slab cleated top.Ideal as a serving / console / side table. Here is a fine quality decorative antique French provincial rustic solid chestnut workbench, circa 1870, in good original condition. Constructed with a thick two-plank slab top, secured with cleated ends.
The cleats are secured to the top with tongue-and-groove joints and metal bolts. It is nice to see that the bench retains its original working wood and metal vice. The iron mechanism is fully functional and the extent to which the vice can be opened is governed by a peg which fits into a holed, sliding bar towards the base of the vice. The peg can be moved to a different hole, thus changing how far the vice can be opened.
The workbench is raised on four sturdy block legs, which are united by a two-plank pot board- shelf below, ideal for use as a storage shelf. The workbench would make an ideal sideboard or serving / side table in the kitchen, hallway or any shop.This item is well constructed, solid in joint and ready to use. The table boasts a mellow brown chestnut colour. As it boasts the original finish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This workbench is in good original condition. The top and leading edges show signs of use in terms of scratches and knocks, but nothing significant considering the age and purpose it was intended for. The table retains its original working vice. As it boasts the original finish, it has a fantastic colour and rustic patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. The workbench is solid in joint and ready to use. Height = 80.3cm or 31 or 2ft 7 Width = 202.2cm or 79 or 6ft 7 Depth = 57.5cm or 22 or 1ft 10. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you.
Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years.Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item "Antique French Provincial Chestnut Serving Side Table Sideboard Workbench c1870" is in sale since Tuesday, May 1, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Tables\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.