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Dartington range of contemporary hardware


This skillfully crafted range of door and window furniture is manufactured using a combination of modern and traditional skills.

We have attempted to create an extensive range of innovative and quality hardware - We hope you enjoy looking through this catalogue and that the designs will inspire you.



Finishes - All items are available in our Patina finish.
This pewter coloured finish is applied to steel and has excellent anti-corrosion properties. All products illustrated in the catalogue are also available in Black. Solid polished and satin brass is available on certain items as is our Rust finish.

Lever Handle sets are un-sprung with flat back-plates. Variations are Latch (no key-hole), Lock (standard key-hole - UK Lock Centre 57mm), Euro Profile Cylinder lock - UK Lock Centre 51mm and Bathroom/Privacy - UK Lock Centre 57mm. Heavy sprung locks and latches must be fitted to prevent the levers from drooping. Other centres available, springs can be provided.

A comprehensive range of door locks, latches and window security fittings are available.

Handing -some lever handle sets are handed please state which hand is required if ordering half-sets. (All levers on p3 &p4 are handed right).

Manufacturing Tolerance - due to the hand-forging of many of the products a manufacturing tolerance is allowed which varies according to individual products.



The porcelain used in the lever handle sets and cabinet furniture is manufactured using traditional skills in the French town of Limoge by Kaoline, one of the few remaining companies in France producing these items. The combination of this fine porcelain with steel and solid brass components offers a creative approach to door and cabinet furniture. Each piece carries the Limoge seal of

All porcelain furniture featured is made to order. As the colours in the catalogue may vary to a small extent we will be pleased to send you a porcelain chip, at your request, to confirm the colour you would like.

To compliment your room décor Porcelain handles and back-plates are interchangeable, please specify the barrel design, colour and back-plate style required.



Dartington Steel is the exclusive UK distributor of the French manufacturer Brionne who are based near Poitiers. Brionne is one of the leading architectural hardware companies in Europe and we are very pleased to be able to offer their designs to you.

The combination of traditional hand forging and precision engineering, Brionne has a reputation for quality and style.

Other items in the range such as our electrical fittings and window furniture are manufactured here in the UK where we apply the subtle patina finish, a pewter colour which is a zinc-based treatment providing excellent anti-corrosion properties. The patina finish enhances any colour door, cabinet or window.

All items are available in patina and matt black. Please refer to the catalogue or price list for solid brass - polished or satin and the rust effect finish.

All Lever handle are available in Patina, Black and Rust.

Solid Brass Polished or Satin is available on those sets indicated.



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