Head Office and Workshop Bexon Court Barn, Hawks Hill Lane, Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8HE
Family business with over 70 years experience in creating the finest quality English crystal chandeliers. Specialising in styles from 18th and 19th centuries, they also produce lanterns, wall lights and metal fittings drawn from this period. Wilkinson offer a restoration service, as well as providing glass repairs and reproduction of smaller glassware items. They work primarily in the South East and London but offer a cleaning and installation service across the world. Wilkinson is very proud to hold the Royal Warrant 'By Appointment to Her Majesty The Queen' as Glass Restorers, as well as owning the remnants of the Osler and Faraday Ltd lighting company.
Wilkinson have grown to become one of the largest restorers of chandeliers in the world, with skilled craftsmen producing work of the highest standard. Having the repair, glass cutting and metalwork departments under one roof allows Wilkinson to restore any chandelier - from the earliest Georgian examples to the latest continental pieces. Their extensive collection of old patterns, moulds and large stock of pieces allows the replacement or recreation of any item that is missing or broken. In addition, they can undertake a multitude of requests including repinning or rewiring. Small items like silk flex and lampholders can be purchased through - stores.ebay.co.uk/The-Chandelier-Shop
Wilkinson have been repairing and restoring glassware for over 70 years, undertaking anything from removing a chip in a wine glass to the most complex restoration of a complete chandelier. Repairs include removing chips from all kinds of glassware, stains from glass stoppers stuck in decanter necks, and fitting new legs or feet to wine glasses. When an item of glass is lost or broken beyond repair, Wilkinson's skilled glassmakers and cutters can produce a replacement piece. They are recognised as amongst the finest in the world and enjoy the challenge that recreating replica pieces offers.