Oak, Mahogany, Yew and Walnut Antique Furniture
One of the 50 Best Antique Shops in the UK
as published in The Independent newpaper on Saturday 20th March 2010
Located in the historic 16th century Churches Mansion in Nantwich, Cheshire
We stock Antique Furniture, mainly Oak, Mahogany and Walnut from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.
We always have in a good range of dressers, gateleg and farmhouse dining tables, Yew wood Windsor dining chairs,
various styles of rush seated chairs, dresser bases, chests of drawers, cupboards, grandfather clocks,
other antique furniture, and complimentary items such as china, paintings, brass and copper.
A lot of new stock has recently been added, with more coming soon
We believe that we have the largest stock of
antique yew wood Windsor chairs in the country, and more sets have been added to the web site recently
Why buy from us?
When buying antiques, you want to have confidence the piece is genuine, and has been accurately described and dated.
The only way to get the reassurance you desire is to be sure you are dealing with an expert in their field.
Just the same as if you were dealing with a doctor, solicitor or any other professional.
Your assurance of the quality and value for money of what you buy from Adams Antiques comes from the
knowledge, experience and reputation of Sandy Summers, the owner
Sandy has over 35 years experience in the antiques business,
with over 30 years specialising in Oak, Walnut and Country furniture
Sandy is a member of both the
BADA (the British Antique Dealers' Association)
(the Association of Art and Antique Dealers)
Adams Antiques participated at all the major antique fairs in the UK for over 18 years.
Sandy was head of the vetting committee for Oak and Country furniture at many of the
largest and most prestigious fairs.
Sandy Summers meeting Princess Michael of Kent on the Adams Antiques stand at the BADA fair in London
Sandy is recognised within the industry as one of the top experts in early oak and country furniture
She has appeared on the BBC Television antiques programme "Going For a Song" alongside Eric Knolwes, Penelope Keith, Michael Parkinson, Michael Aspel and Rachel de Thame
In 2003 Adams Antiques won the prestigious BACA National Award for the Best Specialist Dealer
(Furniture) in the UK
Sandy Summers pictured at the BACA awards ceremony, receiving her award from Eric Knowles
So you can buy with confidence from Adams Antiques
For a little more background about Sandy Summers, Adams Antiques (and the dangers
of buying at auction) see our Antique Furniture page
Operating from stunning Grade I listed Churches Mansion
The wonderful Elizabethan Churches Mansion, with its original oak panelling, is certainly worth
visiting and provides the perfect harmonious setting for our extensive range of quality 17th,
18th and 19th century Antique Oak and Country Furniture
We are conveniently located just eight
miles from the M6 motorway
Come and see our large selection of antique dining tables, chairs, Welsh dressers, dresser bases
and other antique furniture - all displayed in room settings to make it easy for you to visualise how they will
look in your own home