Beautiful early French Directoire style Lit Bateau ready for upholstery
Beautiful early French Directoire style Lit Bateau shaped king size bed with original naturally aged paint that we have carefully cleaned and waxed to preserve. Exquisite detail in carved decoration and claw feet. Please see close up images for these details. Original makers/retailers name plate still in situ. This bed is priced as is or we can reupholster in fabric supplied by you. (5 meters) for an additional £450. These styles and shapes of beds are getting very hard to find so we are delighted to have one to offer. We have extended the side rails so that a standard modern 150cm x 200cm mattress will fit internally. The overall width of the bed is 160cm so a mattress this width could be used.
Head board height 112cm
Foot board height 74cm
Side rail height 32cm
Overall width 160cm
Overall length 250cm
Price includes wood slats.(sorry not mattress)
As an alternative to the wood slats we can supply mini box bases for superior mattress support and to raise the get into bed height. We can also supply hand made mattresses in all comfort choices. Please see our web site or e mail for full specifications and prices.
Bedsteads have been sourcing, restoring and retailing antique beds and bedroom furniture for over 25 years. We have our own workshops located along side our showroom in a beautiful medieval barn seven miles south of Bristol.
We offer on site B & B facilities if you are travelling a distance to view. Please call to book.