Art Deco Selling Exhibition 6-8th December 2019

We are delighted to announce our Winter Art Deco Selling Exhibition at the Edenbridge Showroom and Warehouse, which takes place on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th December from 10am-5pm and on Sunday 8th December from 12 noon – 4pm. We will be showing new stock of original 1920s and 1930s furniture, lighting, bronze sculpture, glass, ceramics and jewellery. The address is: Units 1a and 1b Starborough Farm, Starborough Road, Marsh Green, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 5RB. Telephone: 01959 561234. Email:

Please be aware that there are road works from the entrance of Starborough Road all the way to Lingfield. You can currently go all the way from the Edenbridge end through Marsh Green to Starborough Road – ignore ROAD CLOSED signs as far as Starborough Road, go down Starborough Road to The Design Gallery on the LEFT. Alternatively use Haxted Road from Edenbridge or Lingfield to get to Water Lane and follow this bearing left to Starborough Road and the turning in to Starborough Farm and The Design Gallery.

The new gallery in Tunbridge Wells will also be open these days and at the same times at: Desirable Designs, 29 Lower Walk, The Pantiles, TN2 5TD.Telephone: 07974-322858.

Desirable Designs – new Art Deco gallery in Tunbridge Wells

We are delighted to announce our association with the new Art Deco gallery in Tunbridge Wells. Desirable Designs opens tomorrow Saturday 9th November and will focus on original Art Deco gifts, jewellery, objets and lighting with some furniture. Initial opening hours are Fridays and Saturdays 10am-5pm and Sundays 12 noon-4pm, with additional Pop Up days.

Please call or email The Design Gallery for further details 01959 561234 or 07974322858. E:

The Design Gallery at Starborough Farm is open Tuesday to Saturdays, no appointment needed

May Bank Holiday opening hours

The Design Gallery is open on Saturday 25th May 10am-5.30pm, Sunday 26th May 1pm-5pm and Monday 27th May 1pm-5pm. Exciting new furniture stock has just arrived including a Hille extending Dining Table to seat 8 to 10 people with Epstein cloud tub Chairs; four spectacular Art Deco Cocktail Cabinets and Cocktail Sideboards; and a selection of occasional tables. Call us on 01959 561234 or email: if you would like tor receive our regular newsletter.

This weekend 11th and 12th May: Eltham Palace Art Deco Fair 10am – 6pm

This weekend 11th and 12th May: the exciting Eltham Palace Art Deco Fair takes place from 10am-6pm at Court Yard, Eltham SE9 5QE. We will be taking new stock including three cocktail cabinets, an Epstein u-base cocktail sideboard, a wrap-around maple veneered three-piece suite, Art Deco glass, pewter by Archibald Knox for Liberty, and rare, 1930s modernist jewellery by Jakob Bengel. Photographs will be on the website early next week or please contact us if you like photographs to be emailed to you:  01959 561234 / John: 07785 503044

HAPPY EASTER – Opening Times

EASTER 2019: We are open in The Design Gallery, Westerham, Kent this Easter 2019 weekend: Good Friday 12 noon-5pm; Saturday 20th April 10am-5.30pm; Easter Sunday 12 noon-5pm; Easter Monday 12 noon-5pm. The 3000 sq.ft. Warehouse and Second Showroom at Starborough Farm, Edenbridge (15 minutes’ south of the gallery) can be visited by prior appointment on Saturday 20th April. The WAREHOUSE SALE takes place on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th April 2019, from 10am-5pm. No appointment necessary. Wishing all of our clients a very Happy Easter weekend.

Valentine’s Day unique expressions of love

Contemporary silver jewellery by Britain’s leading engraver Malcolm Appleby MBE has arrived into the gallery in time for Valentine’s Day. Malcolm’s exquisite “triple heart” love token pendants range from £55 – £85, his silver bangles engraved with his signature hearts and flower motifs are priced from £185 and cufflinks are £155 – £185. Alternatively, toast the object of your affections with Downton Abbey style cocktail glasses, or present your bouquet of flowers in an exquisite Art Nouveau Cameo Glass vase by the masters of art glass, Emile Galle and Daum. We are open weekedays 10am-5pm, Saturdays 10am-5.30pm and Sundays and Bank Holidays 1pm-5pm. You can also visit the 3000 sq.ft. Second Showroom and Furniture Warehouse at Starborough Farm, Edenbridge by appointment. Email us: or call 01959 561234

Sale Open Day at Edenbridge Warehouse and Second Showroom

Saturday 26th January 2019: 10am-5pm is Open Day at the Starborough Farm Warehouse and Second Showroom and the last day of the Warehouse Sale. Browse 3000 sq.ft. of original Arts and Crafts Movement and Art Deco furniture, no appointment necesssary, at Units 1a and 1b, Starborough Farm, Starborough Road, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 5RB. We recommend taking the Marsh Green Road (rather than Sat Nav). Starborough Road is occasionally flooded but is usually passable. Call The Design Gallery on 01959 561234 or John’s mobile 07785 503044 for further details.

WAREHOUSE SALE 10, 11 and 12 JANUARY 2019

The Starborough Farm Warehouse and Second Showroom Sale continues at our open days on Thursday 10th 10am-5pm, Friday 11th 10am-5pm and Saturday12th January 9am-1pm 2019. Come and browse 3000 sq.ft. of original Arts and Crafts Movement and Art Deco furniture at Starborough Farm, Starborough Road, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 5RB. We recommend taking the Marsh Green Road (rather than Sat Nav). Starborough Road is occasionally flooded but is usually passable. Call the warehouse on 01342 833366, gallery 01959 561234 or mobile 07785 503044 for further details.


FRIDAY 21st DECEMBER                            10am-5pm

SATURDAY 22nd DECEMBER                    10am–5.30pm

SUNDAY 23rd DECEMBER                         12 noon–5pm

CHRISTMAS EVE                                         9.30am–3pm

CHRISTMAS DAY                                         Closed

BOXING DAY                                                Closed

THURSDAY 27th DECEMBER                     Closed

FRIDAY 28TH DECEMBER                           11am-4pm

SATURDAY 29th DECEMBER                     10am-5.30pm

SUNDAY 30th DECEMBER                         1pm-5pm

MONDAY 31st DECEMBER                        Closed

NEW YEAR’S DAY                                       Closed



JANUARY SALE DATES at Starborough Farm, Edenbridge TN8 5RB ARE: 

THURSDAY 3rd JANUARY                           10am-5pm

FRIDAY 4th JANUARY                                  10am-5pm

SATURDAY 5TH JANUARY                            9am–1pm

THURSDAY 10th JANUARY                        10am-5pm

FRIDAY 11th JANUARY                               10am-5pm

SATURDAY 12th JANUARY                          9am-1pm




Join us for a glass or two of Squerryes’ vintage champagne Brut and canapes this Saturday 15th December 10am-10pm and Sunday 12 noon-5pm and view The Design Gallery’s glittering Winter Exhibition. Highlights of our largest-ever display of exquisite presents and unique furnishings include a remarkable collection of Art Glass including Lalique, Daum, Legras and Galle; Art Deco bronzes by Lorenzl, Adolph and Zach; Art Deco lighting and Jakob Bengel’s Modernist 1930s jewellery. We hope to see you soon, John and Chrissie 01959 561234


WAREHOUSE SALE  At the new 3000 sq.ft. Starborough Farm Showroom and Warehouse Edenbridge   Thursday 25th October and Friday 26th October 10am-5pm; Saturday 27th October 8am-1pm; Friday 2nd November 10am-5pm; Saturday 3rd November 8am-1pm  LOCATION: Units 1a and 1b, Starborough Farm, Starborough Road, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 5RB 

Telephone: Warehouse: 01342 833366   Gallery: 01959 561234   John Mobile: 07785 503044. DIRECTIONS: Sat.Nav. will probably take you an attractive but long and winding route. We suggest: Leaving The Design Gallery, turn left onto the A25 then right at the bend onto Hosey Hill B2026 towards Edenbridge. Follow to a ‘T’ junction and turn left towards Edenbridge. Continue along the Edenbridge bypass and out on the B2026 heading towards Hartfield and Marsh Green.  After around a mile turn right onto Marsh Green Road B2028 towards Lingfield. Keep going through Marsh Green in the Lingfield direction. Approx. a mile after Marsh Green, when you see Starborough Nurseries, turn right into Starborough Road. After a quarter of a mile there is a sign left into Starborough Farm. Go to the top of the drive, through the gates and park anywhere on the left. We are the first units on the right. (Take care as you go through the gates as farm tractors can emerge from the right/left). Approximately 12-15 minutes.


Warehouse OPEN DAY Friday 21st September 2018 10am-5pm

Today Friday 21st September 2018, from 10am to 5pm, you can visit the 3000 sq.ft. second showroom and warehouse at Starborough Farm, Edenbridge – come and browse at your leisure, no need for an appointment. New stock of original Art Deco and Arts & Crafts Movement desks, sideboards, bookcases, dining suites and much more has arrived in the last two weeks. If you are seeking particular pieces, please let us know and we can send you photographs. The Design Gallery is open 7 days a week as usual. For appointments at the warehouse on other days please call 01959 561234 or email us: