It’s often historically accepted that settlement began in Maidstone before the Stone Age.
So is it any wonder that the area is known for its antique shops and dealers? From Victorian taxidermy to 19th century carpets, you never know just what you’ll find in Maidstone. You can be sure you’ll definitely find something unique that you won’t be able to get anywhere else!
Here’s six of the best antiques dealers and specialty shops in town.
This venue features more than 20 antiques dealers who sell antique, vintage, and retro English and French furniture. You can also find small collectibles, as well as hidden gems in this diverse center.
As the name implies, you never know what you’ll find here. They have everything from Victorian taxidermy to vintage handbags. You’ll also find Danish furniture, apple crates, and religious statues.
Stuart Watson has been auctioneering in Maidstone for over 30 years. This means you’ll find an amazing assortment of treasures and antiques at his bimonthly auctions.
This family business specializes in antique jewelry, pictures and prints dating back to the Georgian era. Their selection always includes around 400 antiques, so make sure to set aside plenty of time for browsing.
This 40-year-old family business specializes in 19th century one-of-a-kind tribal and village hand-woven pieces. Restoration and cleaning services are also available.
This business organizes antique and vintage markets at Maidstone’s Old School Hall. You’ll find everything from vintage typewriters to Victorian dolls.
Once you’ve been bitten by the antiques bug, there’s no going back. You might run out of space in your house to safely store all of your treasures.
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