Simon Lorkin's Antique Restoration Services

Simon has an excellent reputation for his fine restoration and conservation skills and he always undertakes restoration to the highest of standards. He continues to be passionate about the furniture that he restores, whether it is a small occasional table or a five metre dining-room table. He always prides himself on the attention to detail in both the preparation work and the French polishing.

With the 28 years of experience that he now has, his craftsmanship skills are considered second to none. His existing clients call on his expertise time and again because of his commitment to providing antique restoration to the highest level of quality.

Simon carries out his services for his clients in London, The South East of England and Normandy in France. Simon Lorkin is a registered Artisan in Manche, Normandy in northern France.

The services that Simon provides are:

  • Woodwork Repair
  • French Polishing
  • Upholstery, caneing, rushwork
  • Woodturning
  • Veneering
  • Leathering
  • Baizing
  • Handle and lock replacement and repair
  • Repair of table folding mechanisms
  • Replacing worn feet or castors
  • Clock repair


Antique Furniture Restoration in Normandy, France by craftsman Simon Lorkin

Fine Antique Furniture Restoration in Normandy, France