Catalogue - Current Stock

Welcome to The Appleyard.

Below is a selection of our current stock. Please enquire if you need something else; we may already have it.
We also custom make dining tables, bookcases and cabinets in a range of sustainable and reclaimed timbers such as aged oak, pine and indigenous timber. 

Tasmanian Cedar Chest of Drawers 1826

posted 13 Jun 2021, 18:06 by Patrick Robinson

An important Australian Regency cedar chest of drawers signed and dated by Scottish cabinetmaker James Jeffreys:
“James Jeffreys cabinet maker Hobart Town Van Demans Land July 17 1826.”

In September 1824 free settler James Jeffreys arrived in Hobart Town on board the Australian Company’s ship Portland from Leith Scotland, accompanied by his wife.
Jeffreys is listed as a cabinetmaker at 16 Elizabeth Street 1827-1831 and Argyle Street 1831-1832.
This is the only known example of his work.

Featuring a gadrooned carved top over three top drawers and three graduating lower drawers, all cockbeaded, the shaped bracket foot base detailed with a double reeded moulding.
Brass handles replaced with early 19th century originals.

The chest is inscribed to the underside of the top in chalk and on all the top faces of the framing timber in pencil.
Further information, photos and inspections on request.
Enquiries  The Appleyard

Circa 1900 Australian Worktable

posted 10 Dec 2020, 20:19 by Patrick Robinson

A rustic hardwood worktable with a lovely worn surface on square tapered legs, early 20th century from Bathurst NSW.
The bleached timber is Alpine ash or mountain oak, hard, durable and showing lots of character.
Revived and waxed finish.

Size 2400 l x 920 w x 770 h

Australian Hoop Pine Farmhouse Table

posted 17 Nov 2020, 19:32 by Patrick Robinson

A great rustic find from Queensland in mainly original condition, circa 1900.
Loads of patina, four wide boards on turned legs with a nice lighter coloured top.
Seats 10 easily.
Hoop pine is an indigenous tree that grows along the east coast from northern NSW to mid Queensland.

Size 2200mm long x 980mm wide x 760mm high

Australian Farmhouse Table

posted 31 Aug 2020, 18:44 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 31 Aug 2020, 18:47 ]

Australian mountain ash hardwood table reclaimed from a 19th century warehouse, traditionally joined and finished, fantastic natural patina and colour.
On a tapered leg base, to seat 10-12.
Size: 2400mm x 1000mm x 760mm

Oak Farmhouse Tables

posted 31 Aug 2020, 18:27 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 7 Oct 2020, 13:37 ]

Richly patinated oak farmhouse table in the French provincial style on tapered legs.
Made by The Appleyard from reclaimed wide boards and traditionally joined and finished. To seat 10.
Limited wide stock still available for other sizes.

Size: 2350mm x 920mm x 760mm

Cedar Dining Table Circa 1880

posted 31 Aug 2020, 18:13 by Patrick Robinson

Original condition revived Cedar Extention table with 2 leaves on turned legs, original castors. 
Good condition, stable and well loved.

Size: 1200 diameter extending to 2400 with both leaves.

Set of 6 Cottage Chairs

posted 26 Aug 2020, 23:38 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 7 Oct 2020, 13:35 ]

Comfortable set of 6 cottage chairs with richly waxed patina and turned spindle base supports.
Great for a small kitchen table.

Farmhouse Tables

posted 26 Aug 2020, 01:46 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 27 Aug 2020, 15:22 ]

The Appleyard makes and sources a selection of farmhouse tables from reclaimed timber.
Each table is made individually, by hand, with traditional skills and materials.
They are built to last. And look beautiful.
Please call  Patrick on 0403000799 or click the link to discuss your requirements and pricing.

Regency Burr Oak Sewing Table C1820

posted 19 Aug 2020, 14:00 by Patrick Robinson

A very good Regency burr oak sewing table with ebonised rosettes and knobs on a splayed quad base. 
The finish is revived original.
The linen drawer has been removed to give the table a broader use as a bedside or sofa table, but I have it if you would like to use it as intended.
Drop sides supported by finely made timber knuckle hinges.
A wonderful original piece in superb condition.

Size 900mm wide extended x 550mm deep x 720mm high

Georgian Side Table

posted 18 Aug 2020, 00:50 by Patrick Robinson

Georgian mahogany snap top side table with swiveling birdcage mechanism on a splay legged base.
England, late 18th century, revived finish, fine condition.

Size: 910mm diameter x 730mm high


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