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Custom Fine Furniture-Made Entirely by Hand-One at a Time in Glastonbury CT

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The Connecticut Valley Mahogany Lowboy

This piece is another example of a colonial period reproduction originally made in the Connecticut River Valley area. The Lowboy is solid mahogany with hand carved cabriole legs and a hand carved fan on the lower center drawer. The drawers are solid hard maple and the hardware is solid hand made brass made locally in Connecticut.

34" high x 38" wide x 22" deep

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A matching set of desk and side table in Mission style. The set is made in solid American Cherry with drawer fronts made from Birdseye Maple and a rim of Black Walnut. The desk and side table are designed to match and compliment the Tea Table. The drawers are solid Hard Maple with hand cut dovetail joinery

Desk--48" long x 26" deep x 29" high

Side Table--24" long x 14" deep x 29" high

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Mahogany Queen Anne Office Desk and Matching Filing Cabinet

This Queen Anne style desk has hand carved cabriole legs and distinctive Newport shells on each of the drawers of the desk. The desk also includes shaded fans and hand-made inlayed banding on the top writing surface. The 3D look of the shaded fans give a unique and dynamic look to the desk and filing cabinet. The matching filing cabinet has full extension high load rated drawer slides to carry the heaviest of files.

Desk--29" high x 68" wide x 29" deep
Filing Cabinet--29" high x 20" wide x 29" deep

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A custom designed Entertainment Center. This piece is designed to a customer's exacting requirements and made especially for their entertainment equipment. The Entertainment Center is made from solid American Cherry and features adjustable, slide-out shelves for easy access to the equipment. The shelves are surrounded by custom-sized storage drawers. The center also features custom designed millwork and solid brass drawer knobs.

48" long x 20" deep x 32" high

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Cherry Chest of Drawers with Bracket Feet

Solid American Cherry with hand carved bracket feet. All pieces include solid hardwood backs to allow pieces to be used and displayed in the center of any room with the back of the piece visable. This chest of drawers with its slide-out shelf can be used as a bedside nightstand as well. Three large drawers provide plenty of storage space.

30" high x 33" wide x 22" deep

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English Antique Writing Desk

Solid Mahogany with hand lathe turned legs and solid hard maple drawers.

The English Antique Writing Desk is a reproduction of a desk found in a New England country inn. This desk can be used as an elegant writing desk or for a computer. A durable long-lasting finish can be added.

Specialized requests and design concepts are a pleasure to work into a piece. This desk has three secret compartments and drawers with invisible latches!

29" high x 48" long x 26" deep

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A Mahogany Hepplewhite style Nightstand.

The nightstand is made of solid mahogany; the drawers are bookmatched Walnut and Crotch Mahogany veneers including a custom banding of mahogany, ebony, and holly on the center drawer and the top surface. The drawer pulls and knobs are solid brass. The nightstands were made as a matched pair of custom pieces.

Two sizes have been made:

27 1/2" long x 17" deep x 29" high (shown)
30" long x 18" deep x 34" high.

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A "Kidney Bean" Shaped Desk

This is a custom designed "kidney bean" shaped Queen Anne style dressing table/desk in solid mahogany. The legs are hand carved cabriole legs with a carved shell and bellflower on the "knee" of each leg. The curved back and sides are made with vertical "staves" shaped and joined individually much like what a barrel maker would do. The sides and back are veneered using bookmatched hand cut Crotch Mahogany and bordered with Anegre. Each of the drawers follow the graceful curve of the "kidney bean" shape of the table and are veneered to match the sides and back with Crotch Mahogany and Anegre. The legs have a stringing design inlayed with Holly. The top is quadrant matched crotch mahogany veneer bordered by a rim of mahogany veneer. The drawer pulls are solid brass reproductions.

42" long x 18" deep x 29" high