Summerhouse Bookshelves

Summerhouse Bookshelves

Summerhouse BookshelvesA bespoke set of free-standing shelves, in Douglas fir to match their building context. Our clients commissioned us to design and make a new set of bookshelves, to be placed in a low corner of their garden summerhouse (designed by us back in...
Lecture on Great Coxwell Barn

Lecture on Great Coxwell Barn

Lecture on Great Coxwell BarnGrand-scale timber framing and the Cistercian legacy. Manifest gave a presentation to the Clanfield & Bampton Historical Society on Great Coxwell Barn, one of the most impressive (not to say staggeringly beautiful) medieval barns in...
New Classically Detailed Shelves

New Classically Detailed Shelves

New classically-detailed bookshelves for a private dwelling, OxfordshireA station for books and entertainment centre.  Our oak-framing skills have enabled us to take on a range of projects in the old houses of Oxford, designing and building in-built furniture which is...
Elm Table

Elm Table

Elm Table A bespoke occasional table, milled from a particular elm tree – designed and made by Manifest. Our clients requested an elm table, with a design based on an existing footstool.  Elm is a beautiful timber, renowned for its twisting grain and fine...
Lecture on Woodsmanship

Lecture on Woodsmanship

Lecture on Woodsmanship & Timber Framing The history of timber in woods and buildings in England. Manifest were invited by the Clanfield & Bampton Historical Society to give a talk on the history of woods and woodsmanship in England, from earliest times to the...