Crafted from that much sought after and admired wood, burr walnut, this is a very fine and decorative Antique Victorian Writing Table dating from around 1880 and immediately available to be shipped to almost any worldwide destination.

Antique Victorian Writing Table

The writing table top has two oval writing insert in beautifully seasoned green leather. For your storage needs there are two drawers located one at either side with plenty of room for your stationery and writing instruments as well as small personal items.

This antique Victorian writing table stands on a very sturdy, yet very decorative, stretcher base which is mounted on cabriole legs. The whole of the stretcher base is also hand made from solid walnut featuring sumptuous hand carved decoration.

This lovely Victorian writing table has a nicely shaped table top which has been testefully inlaid with intricate interlaced strap-work bands at each end. It also has skillfully applied marquetry decoration and crossbanding running along the sides of the table.

Furthermore. the edges of the desk top are hand carved with foliate decoration on a matt background – good to look at and very nice to the touch.

Please note that this antique writing table is mounted onto casters for ease of movement.


In terms of its condition, we hope that the photographs provided will give you some idea as to the excellent condition that we offer this Victorian writing table for sale in. The whole item has been fully restored in our own workshops to make sure that it continues to give pleasure for another 100 years or so, at least!

Viewing and Further Information

We would always recommend viewing a piece like this in person if at  all possible – our showroom and waehouse is located in central London and is open every weekday from 10am until 5pm. Our experts will be on hand to discuss any aspect of this writing table, or any of our hunderds of other pieces, at your request.

We also open on occasional saturdays – please contact us before making a journey on a Saturday however as we do not do this every week.

If you are not able to make the trip to our showroom please accept our invitation to call us on the number given and ask any questions you might have. Please quote our item reference 04886A when calling or contacting us by email about this item.

This neat little Victorian writing table measures 71cm high x 113cm wide and 75cm deep – or for those who prefer their furniture dimensions in feet and inches: 2ft 4in high x 3ft 8in wide and 2ft 5in deep.

We can expertly pack and ship this item worldwide – please contact us for a shipping quote. UK mainland deliveries are free of charge.

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