Catalogue - Current Stock

Welcome to The Appleyard.
We buy, sell and restore all antique and modern furniture.
We custom make tables, bookcases and cabinets.

Below is a selection of our current stock. Please enquire if you need something else; we may already have it.

Please call 0403000799 or click here to contact Patrick.

Metters Revolving Pantry Cabinet

posted 23 Apr 2018, 02:05 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 23 Apr 2018, 02:23 ]

Completely original early 20th Century Metters revolving cabinet, stamped and in good working order. 
Iconic design and highly prized, this cabinet was discovered at Orange, NSW and is now available in Balmain.

Dimensions: 800mm wide x 1250mm high

Limed Oak Dining Table

posted 20 Mar 2018, 04:15 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 20 Mar 2018, 13:20 ]

A substantial solid limed oak Dining Table to seat 10.
Of simple elegant proportions and displaying the visceral oak timber grain over a powder washed charcoal steel base.

Dimensions 2500 x 1000 x 730

19th Century French Sideboard

posted 20 Mar 2018, 03:51 by Patrick Robinson

Georgeously patinated provincial French sideboard with 3 drawers over lovely shaped doors and a  a shaped base.
Circa 1860, in French oak.
Dimensions 1530 wide x 570 deep x 920 high

Late19th Century French Gilt Mirror

posted 15 Mar 2018, 12:50 by Patrick Robinson

A large late 19th Century French gilt mirror in stunning original condition. 
Original beveled glass set within a moulded arched frame surmounted by an ornate foliage pediment.

1550mm h x 840mm w

Sensational Banquet Table

posted 10 Mar 2018, 16:26 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 15 Mar 2018, 12:07 ]

Make this the centrepiece of your living space!
A character laden hardwood topped dining, kitchen or banquet table with plenty of charm style and space.
Pagoda influenced double pedestal and stretcher base, limed and waxed finish.

Dimensions 2400x 1100 x 780mm

Australian 1930s Depression Chest

posted 10 Mar 2018, 15:47 by Patrick Robinson

Depression era chest in completely pristine original condition. 
Constructed from reclaimed pine lining boards and other materials including cotton reels for the knobs and fabric for the top surface and retaining its vibrant paint scheme, now crackled.
It is unusual to find such an historical piece in this order.
Great for the bathroom or a light filled bedroom.

French Provincial Oak Tables

posted 1 Nov 2017, 21:51 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 1 Nov 2017, 22:07 ]

We hand make aged oak tables, amongst others.
Our timber is the most sustainable possible because we salvage and recycle the timber that makes our furniture. 
We also do traditional and modern finishes, tints and bleaching. And we love our work.
Please enquire for further details.

1800mm x 920mm from $3500
2200mm x 920mm from $4500
2800mm x 920mm from $5500

Austrian Biedermeier Side Table

posted 1 Nov 2017, 21:16 by Patrick Robinson

An early 19th century Austrian Biedermeier table in birdseye satin birch, with a shaped top, cabriole legs with acanthus carving and scroll feet, featuring a single drawer wth an inlaid escutcheon.
In good condition with a warm mellow finish.

Size: 955 mm wide x 615mm deep x 790mm high

Tasmanian Cedar and Huon Pine Bookcase

posted 21 Oct 2017, 20:31 by Patrick Robinson

A very fine and rare mid 19th century cedar and huon pine apprentice made bookcase in outstanding original condition.
The cornice faced with a geometric frieze in cedar and huon above glazed and paneled doors with acanthus carving. The lower section also has an alternating cedar and huon  crossbanded frieze above an ogee shaped single drawer with huon stringing and flanked by birds eye huon capitals above carved corbels. The doors have raised sheild panels with carved finials above a plinth base.
The interior and back is huon, the shelving is cedar.
The size of the bookcase at approximately 2:3 scale indicates it was made by a finishing apprentice displaying the extent of his talent.
The quality of cabinet work is high and the finish is original with only a few minor repairs evident.
A very pleasing and substantial Tasmanian artifact.

Dimensions: 850mm wide x 1585mm x 320mm

Rotary Canister Cabinet

posted 19 Oct 2017, 17:32 by Patrick Robinson   [ updated 4 Dec 2017, 11:32 ]

Rare original early 20th century rotary canister storage cabinet patented 1912.
In glorious original condition, a master of pre refrigeration in an iconic design. Original knobs on all drawers, label casings intact, axle rotation good, a few knocks to the paint but generally in good condition. 
Highly inventive and practical and a great combination of  form and function.
Materials: metal, paint, iron, porcelain, timber and brass.

Dimensions: 800mm diameter 1240 high

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