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Reconstituted Stone Bird Bath on Pedestal BB2
Reconstituted Stone Bird Bath on Pedestal BB2
Original, quality post-war nicely weathered reconstituted stone bird bath on a similar reeded pedestal. The square shaped bird bath has a shallow convex floor, and the circular pedestal has an octagonal shaped base. In super condition, complete and in good and working order. Birdbath 16" x 16" x 4". Pedestal body 7" diam and 11" base. Two together 24" tall. 
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Price: 156.00


Large Stone Grindstone Wheel G3
Original, quality late 19th century large circular stone grindstone, ideal as a garden feature. This example has a rectangular shaped central hole to originally lock onto the turning spindle. Complete and in good order. 20.75" diam and 5.25" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Large Stone Grindstone Wheel G3



Stone Sink with Damage SS100
Stone Sink with Damage SS100
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century rectangular shaped stone sink of good proportions and colour and with a covering of lichen to the outside. One corner has broken away in one piece and one opposite corner has a short hairline crack. A good looking sink otherwise. Exterior 28" x 18" x 9" tall. Interior 23.5" x 13.5" and 5.5" deep. 
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Price: 150.00


Deep Stone 'D' Shaped Sink SS99
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century deep 'D' shaped stone sink. This good example has a good colour and covering of lichen to the outside and appears not to have a drain hole, but one can be drilled on request. Complete and in good order. Exterior 22" wide x 23" front to back and 13.5" tall. Interior 18" wide x 19" front to back and 10" deep. 
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Price: 450.00


Deep Stone 'D' Shaped Sink SS99



Large Deep 'D' Shaped Stone Trough SS98
Large Deep 'D' Shaped Stone Trough SS98
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century deep stone trough with two holes drilled for drainage and a 'D' shape to one end . the squared end has a short crack to the corner that does not reach the floor. All has a good colour and covering of lichen to the outside and is complete and in good order, apart from the short crack. Exterior 48" x 25" x 11" tall. Interior 44" x 21" 9" deep. 
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Price: 850.00


Large Deep Stone Trough SS97
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century deep stone trough with two drain holes, one to each end. This good example has two squared corners and two curved and a good colour and covering of lichen to the outside. Complete and in good order. Exterior 43.5" x 25.5" x 12.5" tall. Interior 39" x 21" x 8" deep. 
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Price: 850.00


Large Deep Stone Trough SS97



Shallow Stone Trough SS96
Shallow Stone Trough SS96
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century shallow rectangular stone trough with a good weathered exterior with lichen, a good clean shape with square corners to the outside and curved inners. No drainage hole is apparent although the interior has a thick layer of hardened "cattle lick", otherwise complete and in good order. Exterior 34.5" x 17.5" x 6.5" tall. Interior 30.5" x 13.5" x 2.5" deep. 
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Price: 200.00


Shallow Stone Sink SS95
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century shallow rectangular shaped stone sink with a plug hole shaped drainage hole to the back corner of the floor. This well worn example has curved front internal side walls corners and one exterior corner and well worn sidewalls mainly to the front. Exterior 42" x 22" x 5" tall. Interior 33.5" x 15.5" x 2" deep max. 
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Price: 185.00


Shallow Stone Sink SS95



Deep Stone Trough SS93
Deep Stone Trough SS93
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century rectangular shaped deep rustic stone trough with a good covering of lichen and mosses, with good thick walls with rounded tops. No drainage hole, but water will drain away through the side walls, otherwise all complete and in good order. Exterior 35" x 20" x 14" tall. Interior 30" x 15" x 10" deep. 
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Price: 500.00


Deep Stone Trough SS92
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century short but deeper than average rustic stone trough with rounded corners and edges, a good covering of lichen and mosses and a large hole to the centre of the floor. So, ideal for planting up, but not for holding water. Exterior 29" x 17" x 9/10" tall. Interior 23" x 13" x 8" deep approx. 
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Price: 300.00


Deep Stone Trough SS92



Small and Deep Stone Trough SS90
Small and Deep Stone Trough SS90
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century unusual shaped rectangular stone trough of chunky proportions. Two later small holes drilled for drainage and a good weathered colour to the outside. Complete and in good order. Exterior 32" + 26" long x 16" widest + 11" tall. Interior max 23" x 11" + 5" deep. 
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Price: 350.00


Small and Deep Stone Trough SS89
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century rectangular shaped small but deep stone trough with well worn cut out gutter feeds to each end, a small hole later drilled for drainage and a good covering of lichen to the outside surfaces. Complete and in good order. Exterior 24" x 14" x 12" tall. Interior 18.5" x 9" x 6" deep. 
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Price: 250.00


Small and Deep Stone Trough SS89



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS87
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS87
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 26" x 17" x 9". Interior 22.5" x 13" x 7". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS86
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 21.5" x 19" x 9". Interior 18" x 15" x 7". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS86



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS85
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS85
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 28" x 17.5" x 8". Interior 24.5" x 14" x 5.5". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS84
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 17.5" x 23" x 10.5". Interior 13.5" x 19" x 8". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS84



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS81
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS81
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 16.5" x 24.5" x 6.5". Interior 12" x 20" x 4.5". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS80
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 17.25" x 24.5" x 7". Interior 13" x 20" x 4". 
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Price: 275.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS80



1902 Stone Slab SS77
1902 Stone Slab SS77
Original, quality sandstone block carved "1902" to the centre and with a recessed square border. This example is missing the top right hand corner but is complete and in good order otherwise and the '1902' is very clean. 25" x 18" x 3.5" front to back. 
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Price: 150.00


Rectangular Slate Sink SS75
Original, quality mid to late 19th century rectangular shaped shallow slate sink. Very unusual to find a sink in slate !. This example does have layer splits but otherwise is generally in good order with a drainage hole to the centre. Heavier than it looks. Exterior 32" x 24" x 5". Top interior 28.5" x 20.5" x 3.5". Bottom interior 25" x 18". 
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Price: 185.00


Rectangular Slate Sink SS75



Rectangular Stone Sink SS74
Rectangular Stone Sink SS74
Original, quality mid to late 19th century rectangular shaped stone sink with one rounded corner and a hole for a plug. This example does have a hairline crack to the one side that has not reached the floor, but otherwise all is complete and in good order. Exterior 28" x 22" x 5.5". Interior 23" x 17" x 4".  
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Price: 150.00


Large Stone Trough SS41
Original, quality, early 19th century or older heavy granite trough, originally an animal feed or water trough. This example has very thick walls and floor, some shape to one end and some moss and lichen to the sides. Ideal for a water feature. Two blocks of similar granite are included for low stands if required. Complete and in good order. Exterior 43" x 19" and 12" tall, internal floor 31" x 9" and 5.5" deep.  
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Price: 250.00


Large Stone Trough SS41



Staddle Stone, several usually available SST1
Staddle Stone, several usually available SST1
Original quality, 19th century or older, two piece staddle stone in Bath stone. A good selection is normally available in stock, nicely coloured and weathered and most with lichen and mosses to the top and some sides. These two piece stones were originally used to support timber built corn store buildings, to keep air circulating beneath and hence the damp out and the 'lid' would keep out rats and mice etc. These buildings would always have lift-off steps which were hooked up on the side wall when not in use, hence no access for vermin. The stones vary in size but generally are 26" to 30" tall, 18" to 22" wide cap, 16" to 20" wide at foot of base. Some have a square base and some rectangular, all tapering to the top. All are complete and in good order and separate pictures of particular stones can be forwarded if required. Price is for each two piece staddle stone. 
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Price: 275.00


Round Based Staddle Stone, several available SST2
Original quality, 19th century or older, two piece staddle stone in Bath stone. A good selection is normally available in stock, nicely coloured and weathered and most with lichen and mosses to the top and some sides. These two piece stones were originally used to support timber built corn store buildings, to keep air circulating beneath and hence the damp out and the 'lid' would keep out rats and mice etc. These buildings would always have lift-off steps which were hooked up on the side wall when not in use, hence no access for vermin. The stones vary in size but generally are 26" to 30" tall, 18" to 22" wide cap, 16" to 20" wide at foot of base. All are complete and in good order and separate pictures of particular stones can be forwarded if required. Price is for each two piece staddle stone. 
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Price: 350.00


Round Based Staddle Stone, several available SST2



Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182
Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182
Original, quality 19th century Cotswold Stone Roofing Ridge Tile with a good weathered finish with mosses and lichen. Some old damage to the plain end which could be shortened if required back on a roof. 26" x 11" and 6" tall. 
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Price: 65.00

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