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Pine and Mahogany Bar Sold out
A wonderful example of a victorian pine semi circular bar with mahogany top, circa 1880s.  Carved corbels & fluted columns, original scumbled panels. Used as a post office counter since the early 20th century.
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reclaimed antique cart wheels wooden and iron salvaged

Cart Wheels

£90.00

19thC Wagon Wheels. In good original condition with slight damage. 1.4 meters High. Price per wheel.
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Radiator feet

Radiator feet

£14.00 +

Cast iron radiator feet, ready to paint.   Small - cradle 60mm, height to base of cradle 55mm, OA width150mm,OA height 100mm. Large -  cradle 80mm, height to base of cradle 55mm, OA width 160mm, OA height 100mm. 
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Walney Bath Sold out

Walney Bath

£0.00

Overall length 80" Width 30" Depth 28.5" Made from glazed stoneware, with original copper pipework and brass taps, and unusual original feet. All in good condition.
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19thC sandstone font Sold out
An unusual 19thC octagonal sandstone font from a local chapel. Drain hole in the centre.   Perfect for planting up in the garden. dimensions:  27” dia x 37” H
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Afghani salt bags
A fabulous selection of salt bags available. Made in Afghanistan, 7 in total, a variety of colours available. Salt bags were, and are still used for carrying rock salt. Shepherds would feed their sheep the rock salt to make them thirsty, when...
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19thC Terracotta urn Only 1 left
A large 19thC terracotta urn, in good original condition. would make a fabulous centre piece in any garden. Would also work as an internal piece. dimensions: 56" T x 28" W Please call or email to discuss delivery and collection...
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20thC industrial mill trolley
20thC mill trolley in good condition, this would would make a fantastic coffee table in a cafe or your home. Pine boards on the top with original paint flaking.  Please call Harry on 015395 31498 or email harry@yewtreebarn.co.uk for more...
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Minimax fire extinguisher

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Minimax Limited opened their first office in England in 1903 in Leadenhall Street, London, with one salesman. In 1905 they won the 'highest award' for extinguishers in a St.Louis exhibition. In 1907 Minimax were suppliers to King Edward VII for protection of his motor...
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Wheeled iron trolley Sold out
A very unusual and interesting item, with its curved slatted top this iron trolley could be used to display a number of items, most obviously beer or whiskey barrels. The finish is fantastic having stood outside for a number of years...
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Woodworking tools
At Yew Tree barn we have a wide selection of tools available. Carpentry tools, gardening tools. Antique tools that have been lovingly restored, cleaned and polished. They will have many more years of use in them and are decorative items...
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A pair of regency style torcheres
A pair of good looking torcheres with unusual lion leg feet, acanthus leaf carving and reeded columns, most likely beech, regency in style these torcheres were probably made in the late 19th century. There is some splitting to the tops...
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cast iron umbrella stand or hall stick stand 19thC Victorian Sold out
A good solid Victorian stick stand or umbrella stand. With its original paint and ornate gothic cast iron detailing, this hall stand for umbrellas and sticks is a perfect piece of 19th Century country house furniture.
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reclaimed wrought iron kennel railings, victorian dog run, Sold out
An extremely rare and complete Victorian dog run or kennel. Constructed of wrought iron estate railings with double hooped tops, this antique kennel consists of two side panels and one front panel of railings with an inset gate. This unusual piece...
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hand made English wrought iron tree seat circular strapwork Only 1 left

Strapwork Tree Seat

£1,800.00

A fantastic strapwork tree seat, hand made in England to a traditional 19th Century design.  It has become increasingly hard to find original antique tree seats. This hand crafted design was inspired by an original bench and painstakingly recreated.  An...
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Victorian lantern cloche, handlight, cast iron garden cloche Sold out
A large Victorian lantern cloche, sometimes referred to as a handlight, this example is cast iron. They are used for the protection of plants and vegetables, creating a miniature greenhouse. The glazing is missing from the majority of this lantern...
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vintage english garden wheelbarrow Sold out
A painted wooden garden wheelbarrow, with a replaced wheel. Sturdy and attractive, with removable front and back panels, this vintage barrow has plenty of life left, or could be used as a planter. Dimensions: H: 24" W: 59" D: 27"...
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reclaimed cast iron posts or stanchions rust metal and decorative castings Sold out
A pair of cast iron stanchions or posts used to link a chain or mark an entrance way. In excellent condition with great patina there are many uses for such attractive pieces of reclaimed cast iron. Dimensions: H: 75" W:...
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reclaimed wrought iron tree guards Only 2 left
A reaclaimed pair of tree guards, coming in two halves, with both pairs showing damage to the bottom prongs and corrosion to the metal. All adding to the charm of these Victorian wrought iron tree guards which were reclaimed from...
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Antique cast iron corbels for reclamation. Victorian architectural antiques rust decorative corbel Only 1 left
A decorative pair of cast iron corbels salvaged from a bonded warehouse in Kendal. A good item of architectural interest and now ready for a number of possible uses. Dimensions: H: 19" W: 17" D: 17"
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Staddle Stones Only 2 left
A pair of Staddle Stones with excellent colour and weathering. Instantly recognisable and often erroneously called mushroom stones , Staddle stones have been used for centuries as the raised footings for granaries and tithe barns in order to prevent both...
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Early Carved Column with Sundial Top Sold out
A simple carved stone column with Doric capital. The age of this fantastic piece of stone is uncertain but it is very early indeed. There are two further pieces of column available (see last picture where they are used as...
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Rhubarb Forcer

Rhubarb Forcer

£99.00

These Rhubarb Forcers are based on a traditional design. The use of rhubarb forcers has been well established in England since the early nineteenth century. Rhubarb forcers encourage the plant to grow and, once the lid is removed, encourages the shoots...
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Black GR VI Royal Mail Post Box
A faithful reproduction of the iconic Royal Mail post box. Cast from the original made by the Carron Company, Stirlingshire.  This Black George VI (GR) version can be mounted on a pole or set into a wall and comes with...
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Red ER II Royal Mail Post Box
A faithful reproduction of the iconic Red  Royal Mail post box. Cast from the original made by the Carron Company, Stirlingshire.  This Red ER II version can be mounted on a pole or set into a wall and comes with two...
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deep blue Scottish reproduction Royal mail post box
A faithful reproduction of the iconic Royal Mail post box. Cast from the original made by the Carron Company, Stirlingshire.  This deep blue version is a Scottish model and can be mounted on a pole or set into a wall...
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Red GR VI Royal Mail Post Box
A faithful reproduction of the iconic Royal Mail post box. Cast from the original made by the Carron Company, Stirlingshire.  This Red  George VI (GR) version can be mounted on a pole or set into a wall and comes with...
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Reclaimed Statuario Marble flooring or wall tiles. Salvaged Marble ideal for kitchens and bathrooms Sold out
A quantity of beautiful Statuario marble reclaimed from a central London building. There are a mixture of sizes available and this salvaged marble is ideal for reuse as kitchen splashbacks, bathroom floors or for console tables etc. Some pieces book...
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Large Reclaimed Slate Cistern
A very large and impressive reclaimed slate cistern. This would have been used to store water originally, now it will make a fantastic water feature for a courtyard or garden. Dimensions: H: 32" W: 62" D: 41"  
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