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Vintage Oak Desks

A desk is a staple piece of furniture that can be used in the study or office of every home. They're often sentimental pieces and passed down as an heirloom through families. With working from home more popular than ever, why not find a vintage oak desk to inspire and boost your productivity? A firm favourite when it comes to durable and beautiful woods, oak makes for beautiful and high-quality desks.A repurposed vintage oak desk from a 1940s school evokes a sense of chalk boards, maths lessons, and childhood nostalgia. Imagine the stories a piece of furniture like this has to tell. Or for something a little less utilitarian, a delightful Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson oak prayer desk, with its hidden carved rodent and previous life within a church could create a show-stopping workstation.Find your dream vintage oak writing desk and explore Vinterior’s curated edit below.

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Vintage oak desks for sale at Vinterior

Oak desks for sale at Vinterior count many diverse designs among their number. Those with larger frames make for a timeless statement whilst smaller vintage oak desks sit prettily in front of the window. Many oak desks come with the advantage of well-sized drawers - perfect for creating extra pockets of storage space. Vintage oak writing desks are loved for their beautiful golden hue, which deepens as time passes. Discover your perfect oak desk in the Vinterior collection today.

Why choose a vintage oak desk for your home?

For starters, oak is a strong wood that withstands the demand of everyday life. Your new oak desk should play a part in your home for years to come and become a familiar part of your home’s aesthetic. Oak desks also weather very well and are straight forward when it comes to their maintenance, requiring just a light coat of beeswax every once in a while.

Different styles of oak desks

From beautiful weathered oak desks that wouldn’t go unseen in a country house to antique school desks and sleek retro models, there is an oak desk for every taste and decor scheme. Some oak desks double as secretaires and come with many hidden pockets of storage. Other oak desks have striking, sculptural forms. Which oak desk will you find your own home?

How to find vintage and antique oak desks

Finding good quality oak desks can be difficult if you’re not an expert yourself. That’s where Vinterior comes in — we feature over one thousand trusted sellers of antique, vintage, reclaimed and bespoke furniture. So, what are you waiting for? Get browsing our listings today and find the perfect oak desk for your home.

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