Below Stairs of Hungerford


  • 103 High Street
  • Hungerford
  • Berkshire
  • RG17 0NB


  • +44 (0) 1488 682317
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Opening Hours

Shop opening hours are 10.00 am to 6.00 pm, 7 days a week including Bank Holidays and our online store is open around the clock for you to peruse and order from an extensive stock list.

About us

Below Stairs of Hungerford is a unique Antique shop specialising in itemsof the 19th and early 20th Century. Our high street shop, with five themed showrooms around the courtyard contain a magical view into the period.

All our stock is old, original and beautifully presented, with an emphasis on good English items. We carry no modern or reproductions.



We have a very extensive stock in the shop and showrooms, with the online store offering an increasing range. Provision of good descriptions is a feature of our service and the items we stock include:

  • Door fittings: Locks, handles, finger plates, letter flaps, knockers, bell pushes, bell pulls and bolts.
  • Window fittings: For both sash and casement designs.
  • Coat hooks, stair rods and curtain rails.
  • Lighting: Ceiling and wall lights, standard and table lamps, mainly electric and oil but some candle and gas.
  • Decorative garden items: Staddlestones and troughs, garden tables and benches, street lamps and hay racks, garden edges, urns and flower pots and hundreds of other items to plant up.
  • Collectables - medical, veterinary, postboxes, advertising and shop fittings, horsebrasses, sporting, firefighting, scales, weights and measures, corkscrews, fishing tackle, chemist jars, luggage, automobilia and many, many other subjects.
  • Kitchenalia of all descriptions.
  • Furniture - mainly bedroom, but some kitchen.
  • Fireside accessories: fenders and fire irons, andirons and fire dogs, coal helmets and coal boxes.
  • Safes and Strongboxes, locks and keys.
  • Taxidermy and items of natural history interest.

Mystery Item

Antique Clip on Tea Strainer

Clip on Tea Strainer TP15

Original, quality 1920's, patent nickel tea strainer, with an adjustable bowl and an expanding spring clip fitting for attaching to the spout. Will not fit all spout sizes, but most standard sizes. The hinged bracket is moved to suit the angle and to ensure the tea poured from the spout is directed into the strainer bowl. Complete and in good and working order. Bowl 1.5" x 1.5", total 4" long including clip.

This an many other intriguing collecatables can be found by following this link to the Below Stairs on-line shop