John Howkins Antiques

John Howkins Antiques is a third generation family business specialising in only good quality antique furniture and decorative items at competitive prices. We pride ourselves on our good service and knowledge of the antiques business. We invite inspection of our items for sale but only by prior appointment.

The Grange
Hardys Loke
Hempnall Green

NR15 2NR

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Oak 8 Door Stacking Bookcase

A useful golden oak stacking bookcase made by "minty, library specialists of oxford". The 4 sections all with 2 glazed doors and brass pulls. Each section is held in place by turning blocks below and…


Bow Fronted Fish Taxidermy

A decorative and good quality bow fronted cased taxidermy of a barbel fish. Bearing label which states :- d.R. Morgan, caught on the river kennet, october 18th. 1939. Weight 8lbs. 7oz. The fish very w…


Victorian Metamorphic Centre Table

An unusual and good quality mahogany "rise and fall" freestanding dumb waiter. The book matched quarter veneered top with thumb moulded edge and resting on a quarter veneered frieze with applied moul…


Satinwood Open Bookcase

A good quality victorian open satinwood bookcase. The top with cross banded edge and ogee moulding. The interior with 2 adjustable satinwood faced shelves and panelled mahogany back.The whole standing…


Superb Victorian Pop Up Davenport

A superior quality victorian harlequin davenport made from the finest burr walnut veneers. The hidden sprung stationary compartment with a boxwood interior and a very good pierced gallery which when c…


Edwardian Display Cabinet

An unusual mahogany inlaid bijouterie display cabinet. The plate glass top with satinwood cross banding between boxwood and ebony lines. The top lifts to reveal a display area with it's original velve…


Chippendale Style Centre/ Occasional Table

A good quality freestanding chippendale style silver/centre or lamp table. The solid mahogany top with canted corners and delicately carved edge. The frieze with particularly good figured flame mahoga…


Edwardian Brass Standard Lamp.

A top quality adjustable brass standard lamp on a circular base with cast brass feet. The reeded column with the adjusting screw. Adjustable from a minimum height of 54'' (138cm) to a maximum height o…


Victorian Mahogany Cheval Mirror

A 19th. Century mahogany dressing mirror. The original plate glass mirror within a rectangular cross grain mahogany frame with rounded corners to the top. The freestanding back with 4 panels and origi…


Pair Ship's Decanters

A particularly good pair of cut glass ships decanters in perfect condition. Top quality cut glass and unusual size.The bases and stoppers are also cut glass.Rnsizes:- height...6.5''...16.5cm. Diame…


Victorian Burr Walnut And Inlaid Davenport

An attractive victorian burr walnut freestanding davenport with boxwood inlay. The brass galleried top lifts to reveal a fitted stationary compartment, the replaced brown leather writing surface with…


Large Mahogany Bookcase

A good quality and impressive mahogany bookcase from the 19th century. The top with a dentil cornice and 2 astragal glazed doors, each with intricate 33 pane glazing bars. The interior with 3 adjustab…


Art Deco Coffee Table

An unusual art deco walnut coffee table. The rectangular and angled corner top with book matched walnut veneer and cross banded edge with a deep rounded and cross banded frieze. The twin, walnut pedes…


Set Of 10 Biedermeier Dining Chairs

A rare set of 10, first period biedermeier mahogany dining chairs from circa 1830. The elegant backs with attractive flame mahogany veneers and shaped tops with 2 reeded support rails below. The ratta…


Regency Rosewood Side Table Or Lamp Table

A very attractive free standing rosewood side or lamp table/whatnot. The rosewood top with rosewood cross banding between boxwood line inlay. The 2 boxwood line inlaid drawers with turned ivory pulls…


George Iii Mahogany Corner Cupboard

An attractive george iii cuban mahogany hanging or standing corner cupboard. The 2 arched doors with wonderful fielded panels and original "h" shaped brass hinges, with ivory escutcheon and turned woo…


Edwards & Roberts Corner Cabinet

A good quality "edwards & roberts", sheraton revival, bow fronted corner cabinet. The top with a swan neck pediment above a profusely inlaid frieze. The bow fronted plate glass glazed door opens to re…


Fine Sheraton Revival Desk

A very good quality sheraton revival mahogany and inlaid desk. The graduated drawers with satinwood banding and boxwood and ebony stringing with a further boxwood line inset. The centres with satinwoo…


Philips 10 Inch Desk Globe

A george philips & son of fleet street, london 10'' globe. The heavy circular chrome base impressed with the manufacturers name " harris & sheldon ltd'' birmingham. Dated copyright 1964. Max.Height..1…


Antique Ottoman/ Stool

An unusual victorian mahogany ottoman with cabriole legs, scroll feet and brass castors. The hinged lid lifts to reveal a useful storage area. The mahogany show wood has been fully cleaned and polishe…


Large Mahogany Revolving Bookcase

A large, good quality edwardian mahogany revolving bookcase with 3 shelves to each side and a decorative blind fret frieze. This bookcase revolves on an "x'' shaped base which retains it's original br…


Large Bijouterie Display Cabinet

A good quality late 19th.C. Mahogany display table with deeper display area for larger collectables. Bevelled edge plate glass to all sides and lid. The top with cross banding and box wood stringing w…


19th Century Burr Walnut Bookcase

Stunning victorian burr walnut bookcase. The book matched veneered top and moulded edge above 2 arched and glazed doors with applied carved decoration. The stiles with superb carved corbels and harebe…


Irish Regency Cellarette From Millar & Beatty

A regency mahogany cellarette / wine cooler with label "millar & beatty, grafton street, dublin."(See photo). The flame mahogany veneered lid lifts to reveal a void interior with old signs of a partit…