antique beds
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priceoriginal £2,500, £2,250
Overall length216cm
Overall width157cm
Head height146cm
Foot height106cm
Side rail height39cm

Captivating Victorian brass and iron in Hague blue

Behold, a captivating and truly one-of-a-kind Victorian king-size iron and brass bed, exuding the timeless elegance of a bygone era. This masterpiece showcases intricate details that set it apart from the ordinary, boasting individual elegant oval central decoration in the foot end with support castings adorned with lovely brass faces. The remaining castings on the bed have lovely shaping and definition and the collars brass collars are shaped and decorated topped with lovely individually shaped brass knobs with their honourable signs of wear and use that impart an air of opulence and refinement. Meticulously restored to its former glory by skilled artisans, the bed's rails have been thoughtfully extended to accommodate modern needs without compromising its classic allure. The craftsmanship is evident in the seamless jigsaw corner joints, ensuring a perfect fit and durability that will stand the test of time. Suitable for standard king size 5' x 6'6" /150cm x 200cm mattress size. The entire frame has been treated with utmost care, undergoing a meticulous process that begins with a precise shot blasting to revitalize its essence. Prior to its grand finale, a hand finish using the luxurious Farrow & Ball paint in the sumptuous shade of Hague Blue has been lovingly applied. The bed's exquisite lustre is preserved through a delicate waxing process, adding a touch of antiquated charm. The aged brass knobs, collars, and rails embellish this treasure, evoking a sense of regality fit for royalty. The head stands at 146cm, crowned by the brass knobs and bell cap collars, while the foot stands gracefully at 106m, boasting the same captivating embellishments. The side rails, standing at a stately 39cm, ensure not only an enchanting silhouette but also a comfortable slumber. The overall dimensions of 157cm in width and 216cm in length create an expansive sleeping haven that beckons you to escape into a realm of indulgence and repose. Wood slats are thoughtfully included in this offering, although the potential for an even more luxurious experience is presented through the option of mini box bases. These bases not only provide superior support for your cherished mattress but also elevate the grandeur of the bed, granting it a heightened presence in your abode. As connoisseurs of timeless elegance, we also extend the possibility of acquiring handcrafted mattresses in a variety of comfort choices. The ultimate sleep experience awaits, tailor-made to your preferences. For over a quarter of a century, Bedsteads has been devoted to sourcing, restoring, and presenting antique beds and bedroom furniture of unparalleled splendor. Our workshops, nestled alongside our exquisite showroom in a picturesque medieval barn just south of Bristol, are a testament to our dedication to preserving the legacy of craftsmanship. If the bed of your dreams eludes your gaze, do not hesitate to reach out to us. Our treasure trove houses a collection of awaiting restorations, some yet to be unveiled in photographs, just waiting to be transformed into a beloved centerpiece for your sanctuary. With a commitment to service excellence, we proudly offer both national and international delivery options. Simply provide your post code, and we shall swiftly furnish you with a personalized quotation. Our workshop and store are open to enchant you from Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. For those seeking a Saturday indulgence, kindly make arrangements in advance, and we shall gladly welcome you.