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