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Opening Hours

Telephone enquiries and emails: Monday - Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm.
The showroom will be open from 8 July 2020: Wednesday - Saturday 9.30am to 5.30pm.
Closed on Bank Holidays.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) response

A message to our greatly valued customers and friends

In response to the Coronavirus and the Governments plea for us all to support the NHS health workers, minimise our role in spreading the virus and in our attempt to protect our staff and customers we have reached the following decision:

From Monday 23 March 2020 our store will be shut, the furniture showroom will reopen Wednesday 8 July 2010 Wednesdays - Saturdays.

We will still have staff working in relative isolation behind the scenes with social distancing and we can be contacted between 9.30am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays) as follows:

By email

By phone 020 8769 2205

We can still undertake new enquiries and work for you and suggest that you email in your requests for estimates for:

• All the items in our windows
• New upholstery, dining and living room furniture and accessories
• Reupholstery, French polishing, antique and modern repair work, caning, rushing and gilding

• Interior design, curtains, blinds and loose covers, fabric and wallpaper

Thank you for your understanding at this most challenging time.

We hope to resume normal trading asap and thank you for your continued support. We wish you all good health in the weeks ahead.

Thank you.

E & A Wates, Interior Specialists
82-84 Mitcham Lane
London SW16 6NR

E &A Wates furniture workshop redeployed to supply frontline NHS equipment across London read more. 

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Private tours of E & A Wates' furniture restoration workshop

E & A Wates rworkshop tours and demonstrations flyer. A restored and reupholstered a vintage drop-arm sofa with an urban edge.Follow the transformation of a faded antique drop-end sofa we reconditioned and upholstered in a modern urban toile.

Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair
Tuesday 29 September - Friday 4 October 2020

Some of the most interesting decorative antiques and twentieth century design will be exhibited for sale at the next Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair (date to be confirmed) in Battersea Park, London.

Furniture restorers from E & A Wates will be working live at the fair, demonstrating their specialist French polishing, upholstery, gilding, caning and rushing skills over the six days.

Please come along and meet our craftspeople working on both traditional and iconic antique furniture, see how the pieces are hand-finished in the traditional way and find out how your own furniture can be transformed.


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Map detail of: E & A Wates, Interior Specialists, 82-84 Mitcham Lane, Streatham, London SW16 6NR.

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Free estimates and advice.
Free customer parking
(behind our showroom).
Customer facilities available.

E & A Wates is a member of:

The Association of Master Upholsterers & Soft Furnishers

The British Independent Retailers Association

The Furniture Ombudsman

Member of The Assoc of Master Upholsterers, BIRA and The Furniture Ombudsman



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