Shell Carved Kneehole Desk
Small narrow writing desk with shell carving. There are three drawers in each pedestal and one larger drawer above the kneehole. To the rear of the kneehole is a small storage cupboard with matching shell carving. The desk sits on shaped feet.
- Timber is sourced from government controlled, sustainable plantations
- Hand crafted in mahogany using traditional techniques and joinery
- Hand stained in a variety of rich mahogany colours, or a choice of durable painted finishes
- Final preparation – hand polished with beeswax (unless a painted finish is chosen) and buffed to bring out the depth and richness of the grain
Height: 78 cm
Width: 107 cm
Depth: 50 cm
Construction: Solid Mahogany.
Handmade using traditional techniques
Assemble: None required
Sizes are approximate.
Across all our desks you can change sizes, drawer and cupboard configuration, add suspension filing, locks, cable holes, keyboard drawer, as well as make any bespoke design you would like. Please ask for more details.
Antiqued Brass, Shiny Brass, Wooden Round
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Light Mahogany, Tan Mahogany, Mid Brown Mahogany, Coffee Mahogany, Dark Mahogany, Black Painted, French White, French Cream
Delivery lead times: If IN stock: 14-21 days. OUT of stock, made to order items: approximately 18 wks. Please see full delivery details.
Standard delivery is FREE* for all orders over £499. *Some exceptions apply, please see full delivery information
White Glove / Assembly: Most items are solid built or straight forward to assemble however we also offer an assembly and removal of packaging service. Please ask for a quote.
Construction: the vast majority of our mahogany furniture is hand built from solid mahogany however we will sometime use real wood mahogany veneers where it is sensible to do so.
Guarantee: all our furitures is guaranteed, in the unlikely event of a problem we operate a repair or replacment service. Please see terms for full details.
Customer Reviews & Testimonials
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“I ordered a Victorian style mahagony Telephone seat with shelf back in June. It was delivered this morning and is absolutely beautiful. I am very pleased with the workmanship and the colour scheme. It was well worth the wait. Andy and Isobel were both very helpful with the order from start to finish. Thank you soooo much. I will definitely order again from ADK furniture.”
“Delivery took a while but then you have to expect that as every item is hand carved to order. They are shipped with copious amounts of packing material which ensures there is no damage or marks whatsoever on the journey. Every item is exactly as described and look more impressive than the pictures when you have them in place. I will always check here before I want any items of furniture in the future because the service and quality is second to none. and well worth the wait. This furniture will last you a lifetime.”
“Absolutely wonderful. The sleigh bed and desk we ordered from ADK exactly what we had been looking for. The style was perfect, the u are both beautifully worked. The quality is superb. The bed is really solid and an once assembled feels like it will stand the test of time. The same for the desk. There was a 16 week lead time and ADK kept to this schedule even during the lockdown. So we completely happy with our experiences with ADK.”
“Just a note to say I received the bookcase yesterday and I am delighted with it. It matches the drinks cabinet that I got previously from you perfectly. Again many thanks. Regards.”
“We received our sleigh bed, blanket box and two bed side cabinet’s. We are over the moon with the quality of the furniture, the service from the beginning to the end was exceptional. Thank you.”
“Dear Andy, I just want to let you know that my mum’s chairs have been delivered this morning. My mum wanted me to let you know that she is so pleased with them and to thank you very much. She will highly recommend you to others. Thanks again for your great service. Regards.”
Paul and Leone
“Dear Isobel and Andy, Just to let you know that we have assembled the desk which was delivered on Monday. It is beautiful and well worth the wait. We are so pleased. They have done a superb job. Fantastic quality. Thank you for the great service.”
Revd Dr William M. Schweitzer, All Saints Presbyterian Church
“It has been a pleasure to work together with Andy to accomplish our goals for our Grade I listed church building. We needed a large pulpit, communion table and linking church chairs all with bespoke designs to be made in solid Honduran Mahogany but within a modest budget–a combination that other companies considered impossible. Well, AKD delivered exactly what we wanted: on time and on budget. They are the best kept secret in the UK furniture market.”
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