Ashbourne Longcase Grandfather Floor Clock
Contemporary Grandfather Clock.
Adapted from the tranditional rounded top Floor clock design. The Ashbourne Longcase Grandfather Floor Clock’s simple lines produce a modern floor clock that shows off the movement, through its full length glass door and glass side pannels; a statement piece of furniture that is aethetically pleasing and functional, for today’s contemporary styled home or workplace.
The cabinet is handcrafted from a choice of hardwoods, sourced locally from sustainable woodlands, contact Clocks & Chimes for more details; the images show the clock made in Light Oak; and incorporates a small cupboard at the bottom of the clock. The movement is fitted with a genuine 270 mm (101/2 inch) enamel dial with seconds indication from Oakside.
The special Kieninger®-RS01 – 116cm seconds movement and extended pendulum. The movement is a 1/4 hour cable/key front winding movement with Westminster chime on 8-rod gong, automatic beat adjustment, automatic night time shut-off between 10.00 PM and 7.15 AM and complete chime shut-off facility.
The movement is fitted with a special Kieninger® pendulum in a modern design, with a half mood solid brass disc supported by a black carbon fibre rod.
H75 x W16 x D10 inches (H1.9m x W40cm x D25 cm) Note: Width & Depth are head and base dimensions – the main body of case is W35cm x D21cm.
Tom Harris Clocks
Tom Harris Clocks is a craft manufacturer of bespoke and own range of floor, table and wall clocks, and specialising in Vienna regulator style clocks, built to order and designed with a contemporary feel. Each clock is made from locally sourced sustainable British hardwoods and is fitted with a quality German engineered clock movement from Kieninger® – the oldest existing manufacturer and Hermle – the world’s leading producer.
Resulting in a limited number of hand-built clocks, attracting the discerning customer looking for something unique and special.
Based in Lanarkshire, the business was set up by Tom Harris after a career in operations management in the public and private sectors. Having studied construction and design, Tom developed his clock building skills over the years, with formal cabinet making courses together with the support of master craftsmen. He builds his clocks to order, producing superb clocks that enhance today’s home, or workplace. Tom enjoys creating a beautiful piece of furniture, which others can take satisfaction in owning.
Tom Harris Clocks are delivered in six to eight weeks from ordering (subject to workload), and a deposit option is available to secure an order in the production schedule, with the balance payable when the clock is ready for delivery.