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All work can be carried out in our fully equipped, secure and insured premises or on site where applicable. The following services can be provided:

  • Full restoration, including structural cabinet work
  • Veneer damage, concealing deep scratches
  • French polishing and colour matching
  • Reviving sun damaged finishes
  • Traditional burnished wax finishing
  • Repairing water and ring marks
  • Gilding and specialist finishes
  • Carving and marquetry
  • Paneling and staircases
  • Full upholstery service
  • Desk leathering
  • Spray finishing
  • Chair caning
  • Boulle work

Established in 1997 by Julian Penrose-Smith, Penrose Restoration specialises in the repair, restoration and finishing of fine antique furniture to a museum standard. I am an experienced conservator and restorer. My business is well established and I provide a bespoke service to a range of clients across London and Surrey.

My team of highly talented and experienced craftsmen has mastered the necessary skills and methods of fine furniture conservation and restoration. These traditional skills have been passed down through generations of fine furniture makers and conservators. We take great pride in every step of the process - from pick-up to final delivery - ensuring the upmost care and highest standard of work at every stage.

We cater to a wide-range of clients, from private collectors to large antique and 20th Century design dealers across London. Our professional and friendly restoration service completes all work to a museum standard of excellence.