Melford Antiques, Interiors & Lifestyle Centre have some of the best Antique Dealers currently trading in the UK , their professionalism and ability to find, restore and bring to the market place some of the finest Antique Furniture, Collectables and other items currently around being second to none.
We also have some of the finest Artwork on display outside a museum/Gallery environment.
In addition the Centre also has a wealth of independent sole traders and small businesses who deal in later furniture, period style and reproduction, designer led furniture, eclectic home decoratives, artisan gifts and crafts – all in all there is something for everyone, complimented by the unique “Pullman” Tea Room & Café.
Some of those Dealers, currently trading from Melford Antiques, Interiors & Lifestyle Centre are listed below. They are all specifically chosen for their individuality, style and quality. Due to the size of the Centre we are always looking for more…. if interested telephone 01787 323626 or 0770 282329.
Established in 1995, Bumpstead Antiques & Interiors, specialise in fine Antique Furniture, Collectables, Clocks, Lighting, Art work, objets d’ vertu, antiquities & associated items, all dating from the 17th Century onwards. They also undertake restoration, repolishing and the sourcing of specific items.
Stephen J Andrews
Dealing in fine quality Antique furniture and associated decorative items primarily from the 18th, 19th & early 20th Century Stephen has been a Dealer for many, many years and is well known in the profession for quality and style.
A well established name in the Antiques world and known for dealing in some of the very best Antique furniture & home decoratives from the 18th to the early part of the 20th Century, all beautifully restored and in prime condition ready to go straight into the end-buyers homes and offices
Well known and well established in the Antiques world, trading primarily in early Oak furniture and related decorative items, Artwork and Collectables. He is a stickler for originality, quality and rarity!
Another highly respected and well established Dealer with a particular eye for quality and the unusual. Jane was a Dealer in South Africa where she had her own shop before returning to England several years ago. Her stock is diverse, often very decorative and dating from the 17th to the early part of the 20th Century. In addition to fine Antique furniture she also deals in and has an eclectic display of Collectables including Artwork, silver and silver plate, glass ware, objets d’vertu etc..
Shiela & Stuart Thompson
Shiela and Stuart with an uncanny eye for current trends source far and wide to create some of the most eclectic and designer led variety of modern, period style furniture and Home Decoratives, beautifully and eye-catchingly displayed in two rooms including far Eastern treasures, clocks and unusual (if not bizarre in some cases) gift ideas and crafts.
Ray & Linda
Proprietors Ray & Linda have been dealing in and supplying modern country Oak and pine furniture and associated home decoratives for decades and again are very much aware what is currently in trend. Quality and style is their forte too!
One of the leading Art Galleries in Cambridgeshire, well known for the quality of their works, they offer for sale fine works of art which are stunningly displayed along the walls adorning the grand staircase and first floor landing. Highly decorative, traditional and contemporary original Art in oils, watercolours andother medium by listed and well-known Artists, fully detailed and described.
Robert (Bob) Delaney
19th Century and later furniture Art work and Collectables, Bob has an eye for the more unusual and decorative pieces.
You will find a fine selection of antique, vintage and later/modern and designer-led lighting within the Melford Antiques, Interiors and Lifestyle Centre across the 4 extensive floors. From stunning centre-piece Chandelairs to individual and ornate ceiling and free standing lights. Many are rewired and PAT tested (where required) and all are ready to light up your life even more than it probably is already…! Sourcing and meeting the specific needs individual requirements for hoteliers, businesses and the discerning individual or partnership can be arranged too.
Patsy & Ashley Bertram
Patsy ( as she is known to her friends & fellow Dealers) and her husband Ashley have been in the Antiques game for many, many years. They deal in a wide and diverse, far reaching variety of Antique and later furniture, Art work and Collectables as well as Antiquarian and later books.
Another highly respected and established individual Dealer who deals in later 19th/early 20th Century furniture, Collectables and Art work.
Again a very well known and established Antique Dealer of many years standing, Martin deals in fine Antique Furniture and Collectables dating primarily from the 18th and 19th Century, all beautifully restored and presented.
Jacqui deals primarily in Art and smaller items of Antique & later furniture, as well as vintage and retro home decoratives and Collectables and period costume Jewellery. She has been in the trade for many years and is again well known and established. Having a jewellery background, she also values and gives advice on jewellery and associated items.
Caryn is a fabulous Artist and designer by profession. Currently working primarily in water colour, she has an eclectic display of some of her drawings and paintings beautifully framed and displayed AND can often be seen working at her studio artists table in her area on the second floor. Her husband David deals in fine, handmade Persian and far Eastern carpets, rugs and door coverings a special selection of such also being displayed and for sale.
Doug & Sally Martin
Known for their diverse and often stunningly unusual stock, be it Antique Furniture, home decoratives or something so wild and wonderfully collectable. Again, they are at the forefront of what is currently in vogue in the decorative and perhaps salvage market, always on trend with the most eclectic range of stock imaginable.
Richard & Noreen Bloomfield
Richard and Noreen have been Antique Dealers for many, many years and again are well known, respected and established. They have an eclectic mix of Antique Furniture, Collectables, Art work, glass and objet d’vertu always on show, restored and ready to go!
Jess & Ross Davies
Jess and Ross recently formed “Prudent Nellie” label and “tag” and have a sharp eye for what is currently in vogue in the manner of home decoratives and design. A diverse selection of stock suitable for the modern as well as the traditional home and office environment is their forte and as a result, they have built up a large and loyal following which is forever growing in popularity.
The proprietor David, deals primarily in Antique Pine Furniture as well as silver and high end Collectables. He has been in the Antiques trade for many years and is well known and established as a result. His furniture is often sympathetically and beautifully restored and ready to go!
Deals in recycling furniture and home decoratives. Her specially selected Antique and later furniture is given a completely new lease of life by design and her application of wonderful paint jobs – making the old “new” again with bespoke, individualism and style.
Geoff & Corinne
Dealing in silver and objets d’vertu, costume jewellery and small fine objets d’ vertu.
Another great Antiques Dealer sourcing and dealing in fine 18th & 19th Century furniture primarily together with related items. Her items are beautifully restored and ready to grace any home.
Another well-known and well established Dealer. Tony specialises in fine Antique furniture dating primarily from the 17th to the early Century, travelling all over the Country to find the very best examples of popular Antique Furniture. His stock is beautifully presented, sympathetically restored and ready to grace the finest of homes.
In addition to dealing in 19th Century functional Antique furniture such as dining tables, chest of drawers etc, Lee also sources worldwide some of the finest reproduction and period style furniture suitable more for those who want the look but not the Antique pre se, often more suitable for the modern home. He also has a good selection of lighting, mirrors and unusual home decoratives and gift ideas.
A Selection of period and vintage garden statuary, seating, garden equipment and decoration, suitable for inside and outside use. Some highly individual, others more traditional but all nevertheless helping to bring the joy and pleasure of your garden etc home again
Andy is well known in the trade, dealing in mainly 19th and early 20th Century furniture be it wardrobes and chest of drawers to dining chairs and other seating, tables and the occasional decorative furniture.
Chris has been sourcing and dealing in Antiques for many years and is well known for the rarity, diversity and quality of his items and stock offered for sale. Such ranges generally from the 17th to the early 19th Century, an ever changing selection of which can be found displayed in the Cabinet Collectors area of our Centre in the foyer.”
Director, Peter Botham of Barbotta Ltd started dealing some 40 years ago in sourcing, buying and selling quality silverware and objets d’vertu. He continues to do so but also now specialises in the more rarer objects, works of well known silversmiths and in enamelled and engine turned silver, animals, figures and birds, plus Georgian and later holloware. His Company will endeavour to source specific items sought when requested and will negotiate sales and/or disposals of silver from individual pieces to full collections on a commission basis. Barbotta Ltd carry an extensive stock, a small and ever changing selection being shown at Melford Antiques, Interiors & Lifestyle Centre.
Andrea specialises in fine Jewellery, antique, vintage and modern, from rings to necklaces, bracelets to brooches. Her selection is vast and ranges from just a few pounds to many hundreds if not thousands. She certainly adds to the sparkle found within the Centre!
Headed up by Michael Armstrong-Jones., BA (Hons) Art & Design and his Partner Jill, “Squonk Antiques…” have been sourcing, conserving and selling Antiques professionally since 1985 finding and where necessary breathing new life back into pieces of furniture and collectables dating from the 17th Century onwards. Preferring the more unusual, rare and decorative items be it from English Oak to Victorian Pine, together with Lighting, Advertising, Artwork and Roman artefacts dating back to 300AD “Squonk” are certainly a source to be reckoned with. Consequently, as well as the more traditional stock on offer by Squonk’ you will also find the more bizarre, decorative and downright wacky pieces!! In addition they offer a bespoke furniture conservation/restoration service too.
Suffolk based Vonchi Phillips has been dedicated to the transformation and natural evolution of her Art for over 40 years. Very accomplished as her works show, Vonchi uses mixed mediums including acrylics and resin to create abstract pieces that represent the circulating influences in our lives. Timeless and effective in the modern home, studio or office, as well as in traditional settings, stunning examples of her original Artwork can be seen (and are for sale) within her gallery on the second floor of Melford Antiques, Interiors & Lifestyle Centre. Each piece creates a conversation or centrepiece in its own right and with that a central viewpoint too, in any room setting or environment. Be sure not to miss it! Vonchi also accepts individual commissions too in order to create a specific and original bespoke piece of Artwork for the discerning collector and art lover, her goal being to help people find personal inspiration and emotional connections to the Artwork she creates.