Anthony Short first opened an antiques gallery 10 years ago in Antwerp, following his father’s footsteps, who has been in the antiques trade for more than 40 years.
Antiquated Antiques specialise in decorative antique furniture including English French and Scandinavian original painted furniture such as antique linen presses, corner cupboards, dressers, serving tables, chairs, boxes and mirrors. They also offer a great range of antique rocking horses and upholster sofas and chairs.
Artful Teasing is a family run company selling toiletries and skin care products from their shop in Petworth, West Sussex. A calm haven from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, they stock all things fragrant and beautiful.
Alongside their own cosmetic line, they stock brands including: Czech & Speake colgnes, Lampe Berger room fragrance, Durance en Provence home fragrance and Eau de Toilettes, Dr Vranges diffusers and perfume, Edwin Jagger men’s grooming accoutrements, Helen Moore faux fur slipper boots and hot water bottles, Caro London cotton kimonos make-up bags and wash bags.
Inspired by the beautiful countryside of West Sussex, Artful Teasing use natural essential oils to fragrance in all their products and source quality ingredients from around the world, many of them organic. They are all paraben free.
Owner Colin is a skin care expert and cosmetic chemist who formulates all the store’s own-brand lotions, creams and washes which are all made locally in Sussex. His wife Kate loves all things fragrant and creates the natural perfumes used to scent their products.
Artful Teasing supply prestige establishments with hand wash, hand lotion and bedroom toiletries. Customers include Goodwood, 1 Michelin starred Mr Underhill’s in Ludlow, 2 Michelin starred Hand & Flowers in Marlow and Pennsylvania Castle on the Isle of Portland.
Situated at the southern end of the town with convenient access directly from the main public car park, Augustus Brandt is an impressive showroom set in the inspirational surroundings of the Grade II listed, Newlands House.
With over 17 rooms to explore you will discover a collaboration of creativity and carefully curated objets, bridging antique and contemporary furniture, artworks and collectables. The building is also home to a wonderful retail shop selling a range of objects from renowned London designers, including Linley we well as dinnerware, crystal glassware, childrens toys and even pet accessories.
In addition the company create a range of bespoke furniture from statement dining tables to lighting and home accessories.
Tel: 01798 344722
Monday – Saturday, 10am – 5.30pm
Augustus Brandt Showroom, Newlands House, Pound Street, Petworth
West Sussex, GU28 0DX
Austens Home Hardware is a family run business with over 200 years experience. Friendly and experienced staff have excellent product knowledge to assist you with over 15,000 stock lines (including Stellar 4000 Cookware, Twist & Lock, HG Cleaners, Paton Calvert Bakeware, Silicon Cookware, Judge cutlery, Gardman Bird tables, Cooker Hood Filters, Hot Water Bottles, Hose Connectors, Rotary Line Covers) and are happy to order items they don’t have in stock.
Pay a visit and experience this West Sussex delight, you won’t be disappointed!
Baytree Bakery is a family run bakery serving a variety of cakes, breads, hot drinks, pastries and sandwiches to appeal to all.
Open from 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Saturday.
Tel: 01798 342 260
Unit B, The Old Bakery, Golden Square
Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0AP
At Bellmans we pride ourselves on providing first-class customer care and a unique selling environment. Our experienced team of specialists and consultants provide accurate and professional advice to our clients.
When items are consigned for entry into either our Antiques and Interiors Auction or our Saturday Sale, they are fully illustrated online both on www.bellmans.co.uk and www.the-saleroom.com. They are also detailed in our catalogues, which are complementary when your lot is being sold.
For your convenience and peace of mind our expansive facilities offer 27,000 square feet of selling and short-term storage space, including a dedicated viewing room for Silver, Jewellery and Oriental Works of Art, a secure yard for storage and sale of Furniture and Garden Statuary, internal and external CCTV security and a large car park. We have disabled parking facilities and easy wheelchair access. We even have a fork-lift truck on site to take care of your heavy items!
Open from 8.30am to 5.30opm Monday to Saturday.
The Old Bakery, Golden Square, Town Centre
Petworth, GU28 0AP
Cates Delicatessen and Cookshop lies at the heart of the town, a family run business incorporating a plethora of delicacies.
Here you can put together the perfect cheese board with Cates’ wide range of cheeses and oatmeal biscuits (organic or gluten free). Host or enjoy a quiet evening in with our exclusive ‘ready made meals’ from our ’Dine’ range of around a choice of 30 meals, cooked, handmade from local Sussex chefs.
You will also find the finest hams, including ham on the bone, salamis, pates, olives and organic extra virgin oil from 100% first press which is specially imported from Spain and is available at a fraction of the price, because you “pour your own”in refillable bottles. We also stock a huge range of infused oils and balsamic vinegars in a variation of 100, 250, and 500 ml bottles.
Every day there is a keen selection of home made quiches, treacle tarts, cakes and sandwiches ready to take away. The smells are absolutely amazing, not to mention the extensive range of fine teas and Columbian coffee beans for your cafeteria which are stocked in the newly adjacent cookshop. This part of the deli also specialises in essential cooking and baking tools, providing customers with perfect choices of gift ideas with a wide range of fun, decorative and unusual kitchenware, including the latest gadgets.
Cates Delicatessen and Cookshop is not only a super shop for picking up a cappuccino or a generously filled sandwich which you can also sit and enjoy in our new coffee lounge, but is a great place for all those luxury items we crave from time to time, such as superb CoCa Loco chocolate.
During the summer months we will be open for those hazy lazy walk about days offering cappuccinos, lattes, cream teas and ice creams alfresco.
With the owner Sarah's experience, passion and knowledge, your visit will consist of more than just purchasing an item, Sarah can give you useful advice on colour schemes, room layouts and which pieces have good chemistry with one another.
We stock an ever-changing collection of furniture, mirrors, lamps, china & glassware, prints and throws, together with faded fabrics from Kate Forman and Susie Watson.
Dales Country Interiors was created at the kitchen table on a cold spring morning, over a cup of tea and a rather delicious Victoria Sponge.
Both Cathy & Sophie have a love of vintage, shabby chic, sewing, gorgeous home interiors and giving a new lease of life to tired pieces of furniture. Now, some months later, we can be either be found in our workshop, along with our two naughty but lovely dogs; Savannah and Hugo, or in our little shop in Petworth. There is still tea. And, of course, still cake!
Based near Petworth, in the wonderful West Sussex countryside, Dales Country Interiors prides itself on providing beautiful interiors and gifts. From hand painted vintage style furniture, to a range of carefully selected stylish homewares and accessories.
Additionally on offer is a furniture painting service. If you have furniture that is looking tired or no longer suits the style of your home let us help you give it a new lease of life. Get in touch today.
Robert Dickson and Lesley Rendall, both members of the BADA, have been dealing in antiques in the Fulham Road, Chelsea, for thirty and twenty years respectively and have relocated to Petworth, West Sussex.
The stock is largely 20th century furniture, lighting, mirrors, sculpture and selected objects of quality. Also carefully chosen art, paintings and decorative items. There is an eclectic mix of stock covering the 18th century to the modern day.
The theme for the business going forward from London will be a true mixture of periods, brought together to offer a style of decoration that is not studied, but stylish and with a contemporary feel.
Established in 1980, Forest Gallery enjoys an excellent reputation as one of the best galleries in the South-East.
Specialising in original paintings in both traditional and contemporary styles, Forest Gallery aims to find a wide variety of artwork from the UK and abroad. Originally situated in Dorking before establishing itself in Guildford for almost 30 years, the gallery is now located in the picturesque town of Petworth, West Sussex on the famous Lombard Street.
Heather Denham has been established since 1970 in antiques and decorative furniture. Her shop ‘Heather Denham Antiques’ is a wonderful mix of English & Continental 18th, 19th and 20th century furniture including chandeliers, mirrors and soft furnishings with the decorator in mind.
She has worked with many top designers in England and on the continent to find special pieces for country houses and distinct town properties as well as locating items for customers in their homes and mixing antiques with the trendy look which her shop represents.
John Bird Antiques was founded in the early 1970's and is a well established source for dealers and decorators in the UK and abroad. Our wealth of experience and knowledge helps us to find a wide selection of both classic and unusual items with an emphasis on good colour and form that sits comfortably in both period and contemporary interiors.
Now situated at the Wharf Farm, Billingshurst and within the Petworth Antique Market in the heart of the historical market town of Petworth, John Bird is a member of the Petworth Business Association. We also frequently exhibit at the Decorative Antique and Textile Fair at Battersea Park.
John has acted as a furniture vetter on various antique fair vetting committees, including the Decorative Antique and Textile Fair, Penman Antiques Fairs and the Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair.
John's passion for aesthetics is not restricted solely to interiors, he is an avid gardener and has been integral in many landscaping and renovation projects. He is happy to provide consulations and any ongoing services in order to help you obtain the garden you desire.