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Made to measure English open bookcases

Made to measure cherry wood open bookcase

Made in our Kent workshop

Typical English Decorations is the bespoke bookcase company. We design and build bespoke handmade bookcases, studies, libraries and shelving units for anywhere in the home. In your Family Room, Sitting Room, Play Room, Office, Study, Hall, our bespoke handmade bookcases provide a really practical solution for storage. Our fitted bookcases are designed to your specification and made to measure, either with base cupboards or as shelf only units. You can have a painted bookcase or a solid wood bookcase or any combination in between!

Made in ther south of England, our handmade fitted bookcases can be used to hide TVs/cinema screens, all your digital media equipment, games consoles or to provide a work and storage area for laptops, tablets, printers and filing – not forgetting that our bookcases are very good for storing books!

Whether you have a requirement for fully bespoke or a smaller area that can be provided for from our 'Off the Shelf' range we hope you enjoy browsing our website and that it will give you inspiration!

medium oak bookcase with drawers
mahogany bookcase with bar and ladder

For your made to measure open bookcase

You can choose for our full range of standard wood choices, or we can color your bookcase any RAL color that you choose.
If you have a specific shade ( for example a very light mahogany ) then provided we have a sample, we can match the color in our English workshop

light oak low open bookcase
wood and leather options
white open bookcase over door
white open made to measure bookcase

Any size, design or color.

There are two possibilities when it comes to open corner bookcases.
You can choose for two perpendicular bookcase elements, or a corner bookcase with a separate corner.
If you can provide a brief description of what you need then we can supply you will drawings and an idea of the price.
Please fill in the request form at the bottom of the page.
If necessary we can also visit our clients to take our own measurements.

mahogany open corner bookcase with ladder

Any size, design or color.

Your made to measure corner desk can also incorporate a low bookcase.

If you want to house your files, hangmaps, stereo or whatever, we can come up with a design that brings everything together.

If we can draw it - then we can make it.

So fill in the form below with your requirements and we will provide drawings and prices.

corner desk with low bookcase


We provide all our clients with 3D scale drawings for their made to measure bookcases and English furniture.
Once the design and all other details are finalized we ask for a confirmation deposit to be paid to confirm the order.

( normally 25 % for made to measure furniture )

Our delivery time is typically 4 to 6 weeks from confirmation of order.

When the furniture is ready to be delivered we ask for balance of payment to be made by bank transfer before delivery or by cash on delivery.


drawing bespoke open bookcase

Examples of our made to measure bookcases

For over 25 years we have been designing and fitting unique bespoke furniture for our clients in the style that they want and to suit the way they live.
Below is a selection of the 1000s of made to measure bookcases that we have made.
All available in any color that you prefer.

If you can briefly describe what you need, we can supply you with ideas, drawings and prices.

Fill in the contact form below and we will do our very best to give you all the information that you need.

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