Antique English 17th Century Charles II 6ft 3” Solid Oak Farmhouse Kitchen Refectory Dining Table (Circa 1680)


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Object Description

Here is a fine quality antique English Charles II 6ft 3” solid oak farmhouse kitchen refectory table, circa 1680, which seats up to eight people, with exceptional build quality and in excellent condition.

• Item: Refectory Table
• Wood: Solid oak
• Circa: 1680
• Provenance: England, UK
• Size: 6ft 3¼” long x 2ft 11⅜” deep
• Four-plank top
• Traditional mortise & tenon pegged construction
• Shaped spandrel frieze
• Substantial turned gun barrel legs
• Block feet
• Stretchers for additional strength
• Seats 8 people
• Detachable top (for easy access through doors)
• Solid in joint and very sturdy
• Excellent colour & grain configuration
• Excellent condition
• Stunning build quality
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns policy

Here is a fine quality antique English Charles II 6ft 3” solid oak farmhouse kitchen refectory table, circa 1680, which seats up to eight people, with exceptional build quality and in excellent condition. The table top comprises 4 solid oak planks. The table has been constructed in the traditional manner with mortise and tenon joints, and then pegged, with a straight frieze each side, decorated with corner spandrels and further shaping at either end. The table is raised on substantial turned gun barrel legs, on block feet, which are united by a central stretcher along the length of the table, and a further stretcher on each end. The top can be removed, if necessary, to gain access into the house. The table top features a lovely colour & grain configuration, having been polished in our workshops. The table will seat up to 8 people. It is sufficiently tall enough to fit your legs underneath and is sufficiently wide to accommodate serving dishes in the centre of the table. The table has been solidly constructed and is of excellent quality – it is extremely heavy!

The table boasts a rich oxblood brown oak colour. This table would look superb in a variety of rooms from the kitchen to the dining room. This item would certainly grace any home. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.

Height = 76.5cm or 30⅛” or 2ft 6⅛
Length = 191.2cm or 75¼” or 6ft 3¼”
Depth = 90cm or 35⅜” or 2ft 11⅜”
Knee Height = 60cm or 23⅝” or 1ft 11⅝”

The price for this table is £2,750 including free delivery to England, Wales & Southern Scotland*. The chairs pictured around the chair are not included in the price (they are for display purposes only). However, they can be purchased separately if desired.

Free UK Delivery*:
We offer free delivery to mainland England, Wales, and Southern Scotland (anywhere south of Stirling). *We do not offer free delivery to locations north of Stirling in Scotland, Northern Ireland, or any British Islands off the mainland; for example, the Isle of Man, Isle of White and Channel Islands. If you live in one of the areas where we do not offer free delivery, please contact us for a delivery quote before purchasing the item. Delivery will be made by our specialised antique furniture delivery service, or in some cases we will use a courier service for distant deliveries.

Delivery times are usually 1-4 weeks depending on location; we aim to deliver the majority of items within 2 weeks. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you.

Once you have purchased an item, we will contact you by email and/or telephone and provide you with a provisional delivery date, in order for you to confirm if it is suitable for you. Once you have confirmed you can accept delivery on the provisional delivery date, we will book the delivery in with our shippers and it then becomes a confirmed delivery date.

We will also provide you with our shippers’ contact details, in case you need to contact the driver on the day of delivery. It’s helpful if you can provide us with both the landline and mobile telephone number, in case the driver cannot reach you on one of the numbers on the day of delivery, they can contact you on your alternative number.

In order to be able to offer you free delivery, it is based on a 1-man delivery only. For any large items that require 2 people to lift the item, we ask that you are available at the time of delivery to be able to give our shipper a lift off the van and into your house with the item. If you are not able to lift items yourself, we ask that you have someone on hand at the time of delivery to assist our shipper with lifting the item.

Free 14 Days UK Returns & Refunds:
A free 14-day “no quibble” returns policy (from the date you receive the item) is available if you are not happy with this item. We will collect the item free of charge from you (we do not charge a return fee / collection fee). You will be given a full refund as long as the item is returned in the same condition. We will collect returns using our own specialist furniture delivery company. We will not accept returns via a courier service (due to experience of damaged items in transit). This refund policy only applies to deliveries to the UK.

UK Buyer Payment:
For UK buyers, we accept cash on collection or delivery; cheque, credit card, BACS (free bank to bank transfer) or PayPal. Payment is requested within 5 days of the sale. Payment must be cleared before the items are collected or delivered.

International Buyers:
If you live outside the UK and you would like to purchase this item, please contact us before purchasing it, so that we can obtain an accurate shipping quote and delivery lead-time. The shipping quote provided is a global estimate only. The actual shipping cost will vary by country and postcode. Due to the distances and costs involved with shipping outside the UK, a returns policy is therefore not available for international buyers. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. We request payment by bank transfer (we do not accept payment via PayPal, credit or debit cards for international purchases). Payment is requested within 10 days of the purchase. Payment must be cleared before the items are collected or delivered to our shippers. The advertised price of the item does not include the shipping cost, sales tax, import duty or custom fees.

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About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity.

Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.

Please visit the Yola Gray website at for further items and information.

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Object Condition

This solid oak refectory dining table, which incorporates later elements, is in excellent condition, with exceptional build quality.  The table has been polished in our workshops. Nominal old use to the top and leading edges of the frame marks (e.g. cup marks, stains etc. – see photos), but nothing significant considering the age of the item.  The table is solid with no breaks, damage or loose movements. The table top boasts a fantastic deep oxblood oak colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This table is extremely heavy, which is always a sign of good quality.

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+44 (0)1829 458 070
+44 (0)7960 738 212

Dealer Location

Unit 4
Organsdale Farm
United Kingdom

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