Substantial period piece in pitch pine perfect for gentle renovation as either a kitchen larder / pantry store or possibly a housekeepers linen cupboard. With a little more imagination this item could be further enhanced to become a Butlers Pantry Cupboard with drawers for cutlery and serving silver and shelves for larger silverware or maybe a collectors cupboard? As can be seen from our high resolution images this is an authentic piece, it is a previously used item with marks, scuffs, chips, overpainted etc but worm free and ready for the new owner to conduct light sanding and repainting to a preferred colour. Standing an impressive 227cm tall, 127cm wide and 47cm deep this is a very substantial piece and would make a very impressive and authentic addition to a period home. Bottom section comprises of 16 drawer slots, 14 drawers present, two drawers are missing (these could be covered with a deep skirting or the new owner could commission two new drawers. Top section comprises of four shelves, two shelves comprise of 3 tongue and groove boards each and are removable to provide extra height. Substantial Tongue and groove panel back to the cupboard, wood plank sides and top. One drawer requires a new base which is a simple fix. 3 brass cup handles are missing (authentic replacements are available from hardware suppliers, we suggest replacing the full set of handles). Original door lock missing and original lock bar to lower level no longer present. Other dimensions - Width with doors open 245cm Drawer section height 106.5cm Drawer width 60cm Drawer depth front to back 45.5cm This item may be withdrawn from sale at any time to undergo full restoration through our workshops. It currently represents excellent trade value in its current state. £550.00 U.K. delivery can be arranged at separate cost.
Pitch Pine Victorian School Cupboard - Pantry / Linen Cupboard