antique pine country box settle bench with storage 1850

ANTIQUE PINE COUNTRY BOX SETTLE / BENCH WITH STORAGE 1850


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

S/BA041

Description

A quirky, rustic and well constructed Hungarian farmhouse box settle / bench with storage.
Often found as part of a dowry to store the linens and at times to accommodate visitors and children.
Traditionally styled, as found from Scandinavia to Southern Europe, with interesting sweeping arms and turned spindle supports.
Found in original pale blue paint, revealing a stronger darker blue and pine beneath.
This bench could also be repainted to order, please enquire.
The unusual configuration of a half side lidded stow space and a 2 doors opening on the other.
The box settle is in good structural condition, no damage other than wear and tear.
Scatterings of historic wood worm, mainly in the back boards and floor, cleaned and thoroughly treated.
In the name of beauty, some flaws sometimes have to be accepted!
An unusual bench, a one of a kind...
Dimensions:
1650mm wide
885mm high
490mm deep
520mm seat height
Delivery mainland England 60, for Cornwall, Wales and Scotland ,please email your postcode.
Internal Ref: S/BA041



This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish



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