Product Sections

All our stock is old, original, in excellent order and ready for use. We carry no modern or reproductions. We welcome your telephone calls +44 (0)1488 682317 or by email to hofgartner@belowstairs.co.uk for further information on any of the catalogue items or your other requirements or if you have any difficulties ordering through our system.

Online Catalogue > Windows & Window Fittings


Butlers Crown Brewery Stained Glass Panel W477
Butlers Crown Brewery Stained Glass Panel W477
Original, quality late 19th century / 1900, leaded coloured glass / window panel advertising "Butlers, Crown Brewery Ltd". This unbelievable glazed panel has been reframed for safekeeping. Each variation in colour or white is a separate piece of glass leaded in with the colours depicting flowers and leaves surrounding the central panel of acid etched ruby red and Royal blue glass detailing "Butlers Crown Brewery Limited" in Royal Blue and "trademark" a large crown and "Estd 1781". Some minor cracks to the smaller sections of coloured glass but no glass pieces missing and all in good order otherwise.

Frame exterior 34.5" x 27" x 1.25".

Visible glass 31.25" x 23.75".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view
Price: 1,600.00


Run of Cast Iron Casement Window Stays, 5 available W476
Original, quality 1920's / 30's cast iron casement window stays with the original pins. Super quality cleaned and repainted black and complete and in good and working order. Price is per set of one stay and two pins.

Total 12.75". 1" front to back.

1.75" high.

Pins 1.75" x 0.5".

0.75" high.

Price is per set.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 23.00


Run of Cast Iron Casement Window Stays, 5 available W476



Pair of Cast Iron Sash Window Lifts W473
Pair of Cast Iron Sash Window Lifts W473
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast iron sash window lifts, each end has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. These have been burnished and waxed and are complete and in good and working order.

5.75" x 0.5" and 1.5" tall.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 38.00


Pair of Brass Sash Window Lifts W472
Original, quality pair of 1920's brass sash window lifts, each end has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

5.25" x 0.5" and 1.25" tall.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Pair of Brass Sash Window Lifts W472



Long of Run Brass Sash Window Catches, 22 matching available W471
Long of Run Brass Sash Window Catches, 22 matching available W471
Original, quality late 19th century two piece cast brass sash window catch of a plain, but unusual form. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 0.75".

Total height 1.25".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 38.00


Brass Sash Window Lift W468
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass sash window lift or cupboard drawer pull in the original unused finish. The pull bar is bellied to the centre and the diamond shaped backplate each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good and working order.

4.75" x 0.75" and 1.5" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 36.00


Brass Sash Window Lift W468



Run of Brass Sash Window Catches, 15 available W466
Run of Brass Sash Window Catches, 15 available W466
Original, quality late 19th century pink cast brass sash window catch of a good weight and proportions with a good easy spring action. Each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Each backplate 3" x 1".

Height of knob1.5".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 56.00


Brass Sash Window Lift W463
Original, quality late 19th century cast pink brass sash window lift also ideal for a door pull. This example has a tapered grip and two backplates, each with two countersunk screw holes. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Total 6.25" long x 0.5" and 1.5" tall.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 34.00


Brass Sash Window Lift W463



Run of Reversible Brass Casement Window Catches, 22 matching available W462
Run of Reversible Brass Casement Window Catches, 22 matching available W462
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass casement window catches with a slot for each. These catches are reversible and are suitable for both left and right handed opening windows and each catch backplate and slot plate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Matching casement stays may well be available ref code: W461.

Backplate 2.5" x 5/8".

Slot plate 3" x 0.75".

Total 5.25" tall and 1.75" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Run of Brass Casement Stays, 29 matching available W461
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass casement window stays with two pins for each. These examples have an upturned grip with four holes for adjustment and each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and the pins each have two. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Matching catches may well be available ref code: W462.

11.5" long including backplate.

Backplate 2.5" x 5/8".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Run of Brass Casement Stays, 29 matching available W461



Run of Brass Casement Window Stays, 5 matching available W459
Run of Brass Casement Window Stays, 5 matching available W459
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass casement window stays with two pins for each. These examples have upturned grips and seven holes for adjustment and, each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and the pins each have two. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

14" long including backplate.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.5".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Pair of Brass Sash Window Lifts W457
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast pink brass sash window lifts or door pulls. This pair have square shaped ends, each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

6" x 1.25" x 1.25".

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 56.00


Pair of Brass Sash Window Lifts W457



Brass Casement Window Catch, 3 available W456
Brass Casement Window Catch, 3 available W456
Original, quality 1930's / 40's cast brass casement window catch with keep. This example in the Art Deco style has two countersunk screw holes to the backplate for mounting and two to the keep plate. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Matching stays may well be available ref code: W455.

Total length 5".

Handle 0.75" wide.

Backplates 2.25" x 0.5".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 34.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W455
Original, quality 1930's / 40's cast brass casement window stay with pins. This Art Deco example has four holes for adjustment and two pins with each stay. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Matching catches may well be available ref code: W456.

13" long and backplate 1.75" x 0.5".

Pins backplate 1.5" x 1".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 38.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W455



Reversible Cast Iron Casement Window Catch, 4 matching available W453
Reversible Cast Iron Casement Window Catch, 4 matching available W453
Original, quality late 19th century reversible cast iron casement window catch with a ribbed shaped grip and a cast iron slot. Both the catch backplate and the keep plate each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order, suitable for both left and right handed windows.

Catch backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Total length 5.5".

2" wide including tab.

1.5" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W452
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass casement window stay with a ball shaped grip to the end and two securing pins. This example has four adjustment holes and the backplate and the pins each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Stay total length 13.5".

Backplate of stay 2.5" x 5/8".

Backplate of pins 1.75" x 5/8".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W452



Brass Casement Window Stay W451
Brass Casement Window Stay W451
Original, quality cast brass casement window stay, circa 1900, with a shaped grip at the end and two securing pins. This example has five adjustment holes, and the backplate and the pins each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Stay total length 14".

Backplate of stay 2.5" x 0.5".

Backplate of pins 1.75" x 5/8".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Cast Iron Window W450
Original, quality late 19th century tall rectangular shaped cast iron window with glazing bars for small diamond shaped glass panels. This window was from an estate cottage on the "Sutton Estate" in Berkshire, originally part of the "Sutton Seeds" Empire. Complete and in good and working order but needs re-glazing of course. Another matching window of the same size may well be available ref code: W449, but with an inner opening panel.

57" tall x 18.5" x 7/8" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 230.00


Cast Iron Window W450



Cast Iron Window W449
Cast Iron Window W449
Original, quality late 19th century tall rectangular shaped cast iron window with glazing bars for small diamond shaped glass panels. This window was from an estate cottage on the "Sutton Estate" in Berkshire, originally part of the "Sutton Seeds" Empire. This example has an inner larger shaped hinged window section within and all is complete and in good and working order but needs reglazing of course. Great as a window or glazed for a mirror. Another matching window of the same size may well be available, but without the facility inner opening faceality ref code: W450.

57" tall x 18.5" x 7/8" front to back.

Inner hinged window 20.5" x 12".

 
Click on photo for larger and view.
Price: 230.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W442
Original, quality circa 1900, cast pink brass casement window catch with the original keep. The backplate and keep each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting, all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Keep 2.5" x 0.75".

Total 5" tall x 4".

2" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 65.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W442



Brass Reversible Window Casement Window Catch W440
Brass Reversible Window Casement Window Catch W440
Original, quality 1920's cast brass reversible casement window catch with a monkey tail grip and the original keep plate. This example is suitable for both left and right handed windows. The backplate and the keep each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keep 2.25" x 0.75".

Total 4.5" tall x 2.5".

1.25" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W438
Original, quality circa 1900, cast pink brass casement window catch with a replacement yellow brass slot keep. The keep and the catch backplate each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keep 2.5" x 0.5".

Total 5.5" x 2.5".

2" front to back.

Handed as in picture only.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 65.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W438



Brass Casement Window Catch, 4 available W425
Brass Casement Window Catch, 4 available W425
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass casement window catch with the original slot keep. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Three right handed as in picture and two left hand.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Handle 5" drop.

2" front to back.

Keep plate 2.5" x 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Brass Sash Window Catch, 2 available W421
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass two piece sash window catch of the most unusual design with shaped backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. One backplate is detailed "H.Saunders Patentee and Manufacturer". All is complete and in good and working order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

Backplates 2.5" x 1".

Total 2.5" x 2.75".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 65.00


Brass Sash Window Catch, 2 available W421



Brass Sash Window Catch W418
Brass Sash Window Catch W418
Original, quality 1920's two piece cast brass sash window catch stamped "The Brighton". Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2" x 0.75".

Total 1.5" tall.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W416
Original, quality circa 1900, larger than average cast yellow brass casement window catch with the original slot keep. The backplate to the handle has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and the keep has two. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. One of each hand is available see pictures. If ordering online please advise which hand you require (the one in the picture or the opposite).

Backplate 3" x 1".

Total height 7".

Wide 2.5".

2" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 65.00


Brass Casement Window Catch W416



Brass Casement Window Stay W413
Brass Casement Window Stay W413
Original, quality circa 1900 cast pink brass casement window stay with two pins. This example has an upturned grip at the end, five holes for adjustment and four countersunk screw holes to the mounting backplate. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate to stay 2.25" x 0.25".

Stay 13.5" long and pins backplate 2" x 0.5".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W397
Original, quality most unusual 1920's cast brass reticulated casement window stay with a lever catch and slot as the adjustment facility. The circular lever grip is embossed 'W&W' for the manufacturer and all has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Each backplate has two large countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

13" long when window closed.

Backplate to mounting plates 2" x 0.75".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 115.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W397



Brass Casement Window Stay W396
Brass Casement Window Stay W396
Original quality 1920's cast pink brass casement window stay with two replacement pins made to suit. This example has five adjustment holes, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Another matching stay but shorter may well be available ref code: W92

13.25" long.

Backplate 1.75" x 0.5".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 38.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W393
Original, quality 1920's cast yellow brass casement window stays with two pins made to suit copied from an original. This good example has five holes for adjustment and the backplate and pins each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

15" long and 0.75".

Backplate 2.5" x 0.5".

Pin backplate 1.75" x 0.5".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W393



Brass Casement Window Stay W388
Brass Casement Window Stay W388
Original, quality late 19th century, cast brass casement window stay longer than average. This example has a shaped stem tapered towards each end with nine holes for the pins, a double hinged mounting plate and a ball finial grip. A pair of replacement brass locking pins are included, made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

15.25" x 1" wide.

1.25" tall including finial.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 56.00


Large WT&S Brass Sash Window Catch, 2 available W367
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass two piece sash window catch, larger than average. Each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. The reverse of some are impressed with the sun logo and "WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son, of Birmingham'. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Both are complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 3.5" x 1.25" and 3.5" x 1".

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 115.00


Large WT&S Brass Sash Window Catch, 2 available W367



Huge WT&S Brass Sash Window Catch, 3 available W366
Huge WT&S Brass Sash Window Catch, 3 available W366
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass two piece sash window catch, far larger than average, in fact the largest we have seen. Each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. The reverse of some are impressed with the sun logo and "WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son, of Birmingham'. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All are complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 4" x 1.5".

Total 2.25" tall.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 135.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W337
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass adjustable casement window stay, with a retained sliding locking mechanism with a thumbscrew grip. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and is complete and in good and working order.

Total length 12.75".

Backplate 1.75" x 0.5".

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window Stay W337



Cast Iron Casement Window Catch, 7 available W247
Cast Iron Casement Window Catch, 7 available W247
Original, quality 1920's, cast iron casement window catch with keep. Will fit both left and right handed opening widows. The backplate and keep each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Cleaned, repainted black and complete and in good order.

Backplate 2" x 0.75".

Handle 4.5" drop when closed.

Keep plate 2" x 0.5" and 1.5".

Price is for each two piece set.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 16.00


Brass Casement Window Catch, 2 matching available W180
Original, quality, 1920's, cast pink brass casement window catches with plate keeps, these examples have a hammered hand grip in the Art Nouveau Style and are reversible. They can be used on both left or right opening windows. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered. An unusual run of window fittings, complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 2.25" x 0.5".

Handle 6" drop and 1.5" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger or other views.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window Catch, 2 matching available W180



Brass Casement Window Catch, 3 available W170
Brass Casement Window Catch, 3 available W170
Original, quality, cast brass casement window catch with the surface mounted keep, all of a serious Art Nouveau design. This very hammered catch is impressed to the reverse with the registration number for the year 1913 and has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered. All is complete and in good and working order. Matching casement stays may be available ref code W169.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75" and 5" drop and 2.5 front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for a larger or other views.
Price: 56.00


Casement Window Stay, 7 matching available W169
Original, quality, cast brass casement window stay of a serious Art Nouveau design, with replacement pins made to suit. This very hammered stay is impressed to the reverse with the registration number for the year 1913 and has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Two sizes are available, four x 13.5" long and three x 11.5". If ordering online please state which sizes are required. Polished and lacquered. All are complete and in good order. Matching casement catches may be available ref code W170.

13.5" x 11.5" long.

Backplate 1.75" x 0.5" and 1.25" tall.

Please note that these are all 'handed' the same way.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger or other views.
Price: 56.00


Casement Window Stay, 7 matching available W169



Cast Iron Casement Window Stay, 8 sets available W160
Cast Iron Casement Window Stay, 8 sets available W160
Original, quality, 1920's, cast iron casement window stays, each with two replacement pins made to suit copied from an original. Impressed to the underside for the manufacturer 'Gibbons of Wolverhampton'. Superb quality, repainted and complete and in good and working order.

Total 13.5" long.

1" front to back and 1.75" high.

pins 2" x 1" and 1.5" high.

Price is per set.

 
Click on photo for a larger view.
Price: 45.00


Brass Casement Window / Sky Light Stay, 2 available W111
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass casement window stay with a locking screw. Each mount has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

14.5" long x 2.75 and 2.2" high.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 60.00


Brass Casement Window / Sky Light Stay, 2 available W111



Casement Window Catch W66
Casement Window Catch W66
Original, quality, 1920/30's cast iron casement window catch with retaining plate. Has been cleaned and repainted black and is complete and in good and working order.

Price is per set, 1 set = 1 handle + 1 plate.

Backplate on handle 2.25" x 0.75".

Handle 4" x 1" x 1.25" front to back.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 16.00


Wrought Iron Decorative Panel AT42
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made, decorative wrought iron ' D ' shaped panel probably from an entrance / archway overthrow or in front of a window over the front door. This superb example is two sided in relief and has detailed acanthus leaves, some of the original gilding and six mounting plates, each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. A great looker and not easy to find these today.

D shape 54" x 25" tall.

Mounting brackets at base 2.25"

Each other brackets 3.25" each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 350.00


Wrought Iron Decorative Panel AT42



Red Glass Brick / Panels 9 available AT43
Red Glass Brick / Panels 9 available AT43
Original, quality 1960's overlaid clear glass block with red glass interior. These were popular as interior room dividers but could also be used for exterior glazing. All perfect and complete.

7.5" x 7.5" x 3" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 34.00


Cast Brass Door Pull, 3 available DP533
Original, quality 1930's / 40's cast pink brass door pulls with tapered grips and heart shaped backplates, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. Also ideal for sash window lifts. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 1" x 1.1/8".

Total 5.25" x 1 1/8" x 1.25" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
Click on photo for larger and other views.
Price: 34.00


Cast Brass Door Pull, 3 available DP533



Brass Door Pull / Window Lift DP496
Brass Door Pull / Window Lift DP496
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass sash window lift / door pull handle. Each backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

7" x 1".

1.75" tall.

 
Click on photo for larger and other view.
Price: 45.00

Online Catalogue > Windows & Window Fittings


Buy now with PayPal