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Item:121891629014Antique Oak & Mahogany Longcase Clock by Leadbeater, Sandbach At Cheshire Grandfather Clocks we hold one of the largest selections of Antique longcase clocks in the UK. PLEASE VIEW OUR EBAY SHOP FOR THE OTHER CLOCKS & ANTIQUES WE HAVE LISTED : IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VIEW THE CLOCK OR HAVE NAY QUESTIONS PLEASE CAL US ON 01829 733028 DESCRIPTION: This is a lovely 8-Day oak and mahogany longcase clock which is in superb condition and is exceptionally detailed. The clock is in perfect working order having recently been professionally cleaned and serviced. This clock is absolutely perfect for anyone looking for a clock to place straight into their home. If we start with the hood, this has a flat top finished with a lovely shaped pediment. Pretty reeded columns which terminate in brass capitals flank the hood door with plain back slats. If we then move down to the trunk it has a lovely fully length door cross banded in mahogany. The door is also complete with it's lock and key which is fully working. The door is then flanked by quarter reeded columns. Finally the base has is a shaped applied panel which is nicely cross banded in mahogany. The front corners are canted and the clock is raised on lovely ogee bracket feet. The dial with makers name of 'Leadbeater, Sandbach', has the four corners adorned with delicately painted shells in gold leaf and anchors. The dial is set out with Roman Numerals with small Arabic Numerals above. There are subsidiary second and date dials. The dial also has the most wonderful fretted fingers. The movement is eight day duration and is rack striking on a single bell. The movement is in perfect working order having recently been professionally serviced. There is are two 'Leadbeater, Sandbach' listed in 'Clockmakers of Cheshire by Keith Applyby', as this clock dates to circa 1820 it is likely to be by Thomas rather than William: - 'LEADBEATER, Thomas P. SANDBACH. Clock and Watchmaker. Bridge Street 1822 - 50.' DIMENSIONS: The approximate dimensions are: - 83.75 inches (213 cm) high - 24 inches (61 cm) across the widest part of the hood - 16.25 inches (41 cm) across the trunk - 21.75 inches (55 cm) across the widest part of the base As can be seen from these dimension this is a clock of lovely proportions. CONDITION: The clock is in wonderful condition as can be seen from the photographs. The movement lovely and clean and is happily ticking and chiming having recently been cleaned and serviced. This wonderful clock would make a super addition to any home, so happy bidding. If you have time please check out my other items! Payment: Please ensure that we receive payment within 2 days of the close of auction. Payment methods listed. For collection in person, cash on collection. Please email any other questions before bidding and only bid if you are serious about buying. Collection / Delivery: Buyer to collect from Tarporley, Cheshire. There is a possibility of local delivery please contact us on 01829 733028. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier. The following couriers can provide a quote:· Mark Woodrow on 07525 761169.· Russell Wisdom on 07584 190581. Please note all courier costs to be paid directly by buyer, we have no affiliation to these couriers, they are independent. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days.Items still uncollected after 28 days will be charged storage at a rate of £5 per day. BEFORE Payment with PayPal or any other enquiries please contact us on 01829 733028 If you have any further queries do not hesitate to contact me on 01829 733028. Leadbeater of SandbachCondition: Please see photographs and description. The clock is in wonderful condition as can be seen from the photographs. The movement lovely and clean and is happily ticking and chiming having recently been cleaned and serviced.