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Joinery & Joiners

There are many joinery companies, but those listed here have produced high quality joinery of a traditional nature.

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Companies supplying goods or services for Joinery & Joiners
Agrell Architectural Carving
5 Oaklands, The Street Mersham, Nr Ashford Kent, TN25 6NE
Tel 01233-500252
Agrell Architectural Carving is a 37 year old family business directed by Master Wood Carver Ian Agrell. As high-end commercial woodcarvers, they have large capacity production capabilities, offices in the UK, Europe and USA and dedicated Project Managers. The company specialises in high quality, bespoke and decorative architectural wood carving projects including architectural mouldings, capitals, brackets, panelling and furniture for residential, commercial and religious projects worldwide. They recently launched a product line of hand carved architectural appliqués, brackets and mouldings.
Atkey and Company Ltd
Unit 2A, Cheddar Business Park, Wedmore Road, Cheddar, Somerset BS27 3EB
Tel 01934 806 883
Atkey and Company are makers of exemplary period doors and architectural joinery, offering a catalogue of authentic, accurately reproduced designs from the best known periods of British architecture, each complete with its historical context. We supply beautiful, high quality traditional joinery products (doors, timber mouldings and wall panelling) which also meet modern performance standards. Our marketplace ranges from defining and reinstating lost detail to period and heritage properties (for instance, Grade 1 listed houses by John Nash and Sir John Soane) to creating whole house schemes for one off, classical new build properties.
Ben Sutton (Timber) Ltd
Sotterley Sawmills, Beccles, Suffolk NR34 7TU
Tel 01986 781 575 Mob : 07721 536 208 Fax 01986 781 729
With a business heritage stretching back over 20 years, we specialise in sourcing standing trees of English and European hardwoods including oak, ash, and elm. We hold a comprehensive stock of kiln dried and air dried wood ready for immediate delivery. By personally purchasing the logs on site, overseeing the milling, kiln drying and end sale, Ben Sutton is able to be completely confident in the quality of his product and offer a fair and competitive price. Over the last 25 years we have supplied timber for many prestigious building projects in the UK, including the Globe Theatre, Houses of Parliament, Royal Festival Hal and more recently a fabulous floor for Rochester Cathedral library.
H & K Mabbitt Ltd
Eves Corner, Danbury, Essex CM3 4QB
Tel 01245 225876 Fax 01245 226821
H & K Mabbitt Ltd, are a specialist joinery company who have many years’ experience in the design and manufacture of ecclesiastical furniture and wood carving. Our clients include St. Albans Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, St Pauls Cathedral and the British Museum, amongst other highly respected institutions. We are happy to visit site to survey and advise on constructional techniques and materials, and produce design drawings for approval.
Houghtons of York
Derwent Valley Industrial Estate Common Road Dunnington York YO19 5PD
Tel 01904 489193
Houghtons of York are a well established family run business with a wealth of experience specialising in high quality architectural joinery and woodcarving for clients throughout the UK. With workshops based in York we employ a team of highly skilled craftsmen and use traditional methods and materials to produce a broad range of bespoke commissioned work including casement and sash windows, doors, staircases, libraries, panelling, kitchens, building work, fireplaces, oak frames, ecclesiastical joinery, furniture and gates. Our works encompass new build, restoration, conservation, repairs and maintenance and we invite enquiries from York, North Yorkshire and nationwide.
Kirkman Joinery
Unit 6 Marlborough Trading Estate, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2LB
Tel 01494 461116
Located in High Wycombe and with over 50 years’ industry experience, Kirkman Joinery have worked with both homeowners and businesses alike to provide high quality bespoke timber joinery. At Kirkman Joinery, we specialise in providing a service which runs seamlessly from start to finish, manufacturing and installing a wide range of high quality products which includes windows, doors, staircases and bi-folds.
Merrin Joinery
Unit 16, Junction Road, Maun Valley Industrial Estate, Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire NG17 5GS
Tel 01623 550436
Merrin Joinery designs, produces and installs bespoke wooden windows, doors and staircases. We work exclusively on historic & listed buildings. Each item is individually made in our workshop to meet the exact requirements of the client. Precisely matching original architectural details.Past commissions have included: Single glazed sash & casement windows, Slim line double glazed windows, Curved windows, Arched door sets, Winding staircases, Joinery for barn conversions. We can supply and install purpose made stone cill's and are experienced in using lime mortar and plaster. Our client base extends throughout the UK.
Owlsworth IJP
Unit 2 Paddock Road Industrial Estate, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire RG4 5BY
Tel 01189 469 169
Owlsworth IJP is a company that has an understanding and appreciation of traditional properties, building techniques and materials, with years of experience in the sympathetic and careful repair of properties. Clients include The National Trust, English Heritage, Historic Royal Palaces and several County Councils as well as numerous private clients.They employ their own highly skilled team of craftsmen capable of providing a host of traditional craft skills, using techniques passed down the generations. These skills include carpentry, joinery, plastering, bricklaying, stonemasonry, blacksmithing and millwrighting.
R W Armstrong
Armstrong House Aldermaston Road Sherborne St. John Basingstoke Hampshire RG24 9JZ
Tel 01256 850177 Fax 01256 851089
R W Armstrong is a residential builder which has for decades provided high quality building services across most of South-East England. Its traditional ethos and expert craftsmanship has built a reputation for high class refurbishments and renovations of country homes, period town houses, listed properties and historic buildings. Core to the company’s success is the ability to combine the latest construction technologies and sustainable building methods with traditional craftsmanship, whilst remaining sympathetic to the historic fabric of the property. Offices are based in Hampshire, London and West Sussex.
Venables Brothers Ltd ( Joinery )
Chipnall Sawmill, Cheswardine, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 2RB
Tel 01630 661775
Whether it’s a new build or restoration, Venables can produce custom made joinery to compliment your project. Our stock of Oak doors includes ledged and braced, four panel and half glazed as well as made to measure bespoke doors. Our Oak windows are craftsman made from top quality materials with great attention to detail. We have years of experience in helping the customer to choose a design that suits your property’s style and period. Also bespoke staircases, furniture, skirting, architrave, door linings and flooring. Visit our website to see the joinery items we produce as well as mouthwatering previous projects.
Deacon & Sandys, Apple Pie Farm, Cranbrook Rd, Benenden, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 4EU Telephone 01580 243331 Fax 01580 243301 Website:
Distinctive Country Furniture Ltd, Parrett Works, Martock, Somerset TA12 6AE Telephone 01935 825800 Website:
John Nethercott & Co, Upper House, Discoed, Presteigne, Powys LD8 2NN Telephone 01547 560369 Fax 01547 560255 Website:
R Durtnell & Sons Limited, Rectory Lane Brasted Westerham Kent TN16 1JR Telephone 01959 564105 Fax 01959 564756 Website:
Vincent Reed Ltd, Russet Farm, Redlands Lane, Robertsbridge, East Sussex TN32 5NG Telephone Website: