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The Antiques Shop

Open Now: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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A little shop of treasues

When we visit Chester we always make a bee line to this shop, full of fresh stock, beautifully... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Rosemary B
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
Amazing eclectic shop

We visited this as a complete unplanned surprise and what a fantastic place. Amazing knowledge from... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Rachel W
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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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The Antiques Shop, located at street level, within the Rows of Chester. Established in 1989. Owned and run by the same Antiques Dealer, for nearly 30 years, selling genuine British Antique and Vintage items. The shop building is a late 13th century...more
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40 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

When we visit Chester we always make a bee line to this shop, full of fresh stock, beautifully restored/polished etc. the owner is always helpful and knows his subject.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We visited this as a complete unplanned surprise and what a fantastic place. Amazing knowledge from the owner and not the usual antique banter. Loads of knowledge about every item in the shop from little insignificant pieces to major furniture. What I loved was his...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

What a lovely find. Friendly staff and a great variation of antiques and collectibles. A great way to spend a hour.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suzie K
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop, which is full of character. Very friendly people, well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent little shop ,lovely little bits and bobs to look at , make the trip it's really worth it and have a look round .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Catrina W
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Well what a delightful surprise when you visit the shop, it is full of a great assortment of things to browse over and buy. Peter helped me very much with a variety of silver frames. His advice is honest and his knowledge great. Nothing is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a little look around. Could have stayed all day. The owner was so helpful knowledgeable and friendly. We purchased some great prints but could have spent so much more money. And if we didn't have to fly back to the states we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Great shop with some really charming prices. Will definitely visit there again next time we’re in Chester

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

What a gem of an antique shop, full of treasures. Thoroughly recommend a visit to this delightful shop, very helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is a wonderful little Antique shop tucked away in the beautiful city of Chester! A trip to Chester isn't complete without popping into this diamond of the city! Enjoy!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Lally-Anna22
20 August 2018|
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Response from Peter T | Property representative |
Hi, Many thanks for your message. Yes, we buy from private sellers. If you can't bring the items into the shop, then maybe you could send some photos of your pieces by email. Many thanks once again, Peter
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christinetickle
17 August 2018|
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Response from Peter T | Property representative |
Hi, Many thanks for your message. We have sold antique music boxes in the past, but I've none in stock at the moment. We buy all our stock from private individuals, house calls, house clearances etc., so I don't know what... More
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