Sideboards may be considered one of those luxury pieces of furniture that you don’t really need, but once you have one you wonder how you manage without? And, although they can be expensive, it’s a piece of furniture you only need to buy once; provided you buy wisely that is.
And, if you thought sideboards were old fashioned some of these contemporary and quirky designs in solid sheesham may well challenge your preconceptions?
2 Door 3 Drawer Sideboard – a traditional Jali style unit with 2 doors, 3 horizontal drawers and 3 vertical. W150 × D40 × H90 cm. £720.99 from wayfair.co.uk
Authentico 2 Door 2 Drawer Sideboard – a modern looking unit with 2 doors and 2 drawers. Made from solid sheesham but some acacia has been used internally. W90 × D45 × H95 cm. £721.41 from wayfair.co.uk
Maharani Curved Sideboard – an authentic Indian style sideboard made from solid sheesham wood. Features curved doors and a pair of internal shelves. W70 × D40 × H75 cm. £399 from johnlewis.com
Maharani Hallway Sideboard – makes a great solution for small spaces. This unit features a single latticed door with 3 drawers in the side. So you still gets lots of storage in the same style but in a smaller package. H80 x W80 x D40cm – £450 from johnlewis.com
Maharani 2 Door Sideboard – serves as a useful storage piece and is a suitable size for most rooms. H85 x W110 x D45cm – £579 from johnlewis.com
Maharani Sideboard, L160cm – a wide version of the same sideboard with 3 central drawers and a cupboard with a shelf at each side. W160 × D45 × H80 cm. £699 from johnlewis.com
Nova 2 Door 2 Drawer Combi Chest – a contemporary style unit with 2 drawers and a cupboard mounted on a shiny chrome frame. W100 × D45 × H95 cm. £854.90 from wayfair.co.uk
Brooklyn Sideboard – an attractive, modern design with smooth, rounded edges. Features 2 flush-fitting drawers and a pair of cupboards. W90 × D40 × H85 cm. £540.97 from wayfair.co.uk