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1780’s Handcut Herringbone Floor Restored To It’s Former Glory

This herringbone floor and marquetry border was originally installed in the 1780’s, with each piece of flooring being handcut on site at the time – making for a very interesting restoration! We knew this was going to be quite the job, however we were up for the challenge!

What We Did

We uplifted and installed 9mm ply over the floorboards, then relayed, sanded/refinished with one coat of Bona craft oil 2k Clay and finished with 2 of Bona traffic HD.

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Reviews...

The whole process has been a complete delight – The flexibility from the entire Team during a period of uncertainty has been impeccable. And the finish is out of this world!


| Dan and Scarlet Williams

Very happy with the work done by Chester Wood Flooring, they’ve done amazing job repairing and restoring our parquet flooring – friendly service and a great price too. Would definitely recommend!


| Robert Stephens

Excellent service thanks – from choosing the engineered boards, once the showroom re-opened, through to installation on the date originally advised, Jo and Paul have proved their worth. A truly flawless performance!


| Mark Richards

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