Holt Antiques at
Walsingham Mill
The Old Mill
Cokers Hill
Little Walsingham
NR22 6BN

Purveyors of quality original antique 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Century oak and country furniture, fine art and decorative period items

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19/04/21 - Our Walsingham Store is now open for business but operating on reduced hours!

Holt Antique Furniture Ltd and its related Companies would like to update you on what's happening at our antiques store “Holt Antiques at Walsingham Mill” with the continued threat of Coronavirus (Covid-19).

We have now re-opened our doors to customers who wish to visit the mill in person.

Our opening hours are:

Sunday - closed

Monday - closed

Tuesday - closed

Wednesday - open - 11am to 4pm

Thursday - open - 11am to 4pm

Friday - open - 11am to 4pm

Saturday - open 11am to 4pm

Covid guidelines must be followed when entering our store. Please note that the following rules currently apply to ensure the continued safety of both customers and our staff too.

1. The shop can only accomodate a maximum of 6 customers at any one time;

2. Facemasks must be worn continually whilst in-store. We do not allow any exceptions to this;

3. Hand sanitizer (provided by us) must be used on entry;

4. Please follow the one-way system which is marked out in-store; and

5. Please obey the 2 metre distancing rule. Again this is marked out in-store.

Thanks for your continued support and understanding during this time.

Late 18th Century English Antique Mahogany-cased 8-day Duration Longcase Clock with Ship Automata by Joshua Davy of Norwich


A late 18th Century mahogany-cased 8-day duration longcase clock, the typical Norfolk case with arched hood and “whales tail” pediment and ball-and-spike brass finials. With overhanging cornice over free-standing columns to a moulded throat and long arched trunk door (with “thumb-nail” shaped top to the door, again a Norfolk tradition) supported on a plinth base.

The 12” arched brass dial with rocking ship automata over cast and applied foliate spandrels enclosing a Roman and Arabic chapter ring with outside minute track and enclosing subsidiary seconds and signed “Josh Davy – Norwich”, with blued-steel pierced hands to an aoosciated movement with false plate and united by four knopped pillars with anchor escapement and hourly strike on a bell.

Price, fully restored = £4,750 *

 * Price includes case restoration and full re-bush of the movement, including a 12 month guarantee against mechanical failure from the date of installation and delivery and set-up.

 ** Please note that the price quoted includes delivery and set-up to an address in England and Wales only.  Further geographical delivery charges apply outside these areas.

Condition - Currently awaiting full restoration.

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