Thakeham Furniture Ltd.
Golden Square Petworth West Sussex
UK GU28 0AP 01798 342 333
Antique Chairs / Sofas / Stools » Upholstered armchairs, Sofas
Antique mahogany settee
Nineteenth century mahogany settee. Shaped button back and serpentine seat with intricately carved scrolling arm supports. Raised on French cabriole legs and toes capped with brass castors.
Antique wing arm chair
A handsome, fine quality George III mahogany wing arm chair. Serpentine crest over shapely wings and out-scrolling arm supports. Raised on square chamfered legs united by ‘H’ stretchers and fitted with brass castors. Upholstered in Colefax and Fowler penrose damask.
Antique mahogany Gainsborough armchair
George III mahogany Gainsborough armchair, shaped arms with lovely delicate foliate carving, over a sprung seat and raised on square chamfered legs with H stretcher. Upholstered in Osborne and Little ‘Kinloch’
Height 28" (71cm) Length 59" (150cm) Depth 24" (61cm)
Antique rosewood armchair
William IV rosewood armchair, carved scroll arms, above a moulded front rail with acanthus leaf balusters, raised on carved legs and capped with brass casters. (If you would like to supply us with a fabric of your choice, we will be happy to re cover it for you free of charge) circa. 1835
Height 41” (104cm) Width 29” (74cm) Depth 34” (86cm)
Georgian mahogany gainsborough armchair / antique library chair
George III mahogany Gainsborough arm chair, serpentine top rail over nicely shaped and moulded arms. Sprung seat raised on square chamfered legs and brass castors. Upholstered in Colefax & Fowler ‘Oban Plaid’
Height 41” (104cm) Width 27” (69cm) Depth 26” (66cm)
Antique elm settle
Lovely early 18th century pine and elm settle, good colour and aged patina. Fielded panel back over the box seat with inset lid. Shaped arm rests on turned supports and raised on stile feet.
Antique French cherry wood settee
A charming and rare eighteenth century French cherry wood settee with superb colour and aged wax patina. Moulded top rail with pretty floral carvings over four pierced splats in the Chippendale style and shaped arm supports. Upholstered drop in seat raised on tapered fluted legs.
Antique wing arm chair
Fine quality George III mahogany wing arm chair, shaped crest and wings over out-scrolling arm supports and raised on square chamfered legs united by ‘H’ stretchers and fitted with brass castors. Upholstered in Colefax and Fowler fabric.
Small antique button back armchair
William IV rosewood armchair, lovely small occasional chair, spoon shaped button back over carved cabriole legs with scroll feet capped with brass castors. Upholstered in Bakers ‘Hanbury’ damask.
Height 33.5” (85cm) Length 19” (48cm) Depth 16.5” (42cm)
Antique French window seat
French walnut window seat, scrolled arm supports with carved rosettes over a serpentine shaped seat, fluted and carved with husks, raised on cabriole legs. Upholstered in Parkertex ‘Verona’ damask.
Height 25.5” (65cm) Width 37” (94cm) Depth 14.5” (37cm)
As a quality antique dealer, Thakeham Furniture offers a wide range of antique upholstered furniture which mainly includes antique armchairs and antique sofas. The wide range of stock displayed at our antique shop often includes a variety of items including pairs of antique open armchairs, Victorian settee, antique button back arm chair, Victorian walnut slipper chair, rosewood button back armchair, Victorian mahogany armchair, Regency chaise longue, and/or a antique wing arm chair etc. All the items are elegant and hold a classic appeal.
We try our best to couple this age old appeal of the antique chairs with the playfulness of the contemporary designs and so we select top quality fabrics such as Colefax and Fowler and Nina Campbell for the upholstery. Any of our antique chairs and sofas that have been reupholstered are done by skilled craftsmen. If you have some particular colour combinations or themes in mind, by all means select your own fabric.
Browse through the website to have a look at all the available items.