Ashley's of Barnstaple

Restore your upholstery
to its former glory

Why choose
Ashley's of Barnstaple?

Springs gone on your favourite chair? Maybe you need to replace the fabric on that much-loved window seat. Then speak to us.

Ashley’s of Barnstaple was established in 1981 and in over 30 years has gained a first class reputation for furniture restoration and repairs in North Devon.

We provide a comprehensive restoration service for all of your upholstery requirements, offering a wide selection of fabrics and repairs to choose from.

For a free estimate call us today:

07579 016 826

  • Over 30 years experience in upholstery.
  • All work is guaranteed.
  • Comprehensive restoration service.
  • Wide selection of fabrics to choose from.
  • Competitive rates.

For a free estimate call us today:

07579 016 826

Furniture Reupholstery

Expert restoration and reupholstery of armchairs, wing chairs, bedroom chairs and dining chairs, headboards, stools and all smaller pieces.

We can make up all types of cushions including chair and settee cushions, window seats, pew cushions, kneelers and boat cushions.

Browse from a large selection of patterns including velvets, Draylon, tapestry, chenille, tweed, vinyl, striped, check and floral designs.

PLEASE NOTE: We no longer have the facilities for the recovering of sofas and three-piece suites, so only smaller jobs are now taken on. Please call in advance if you are unsure:

07579 016 826

Furniture Restoration

We offer a broad range of restoration services including frames, legs and most other furniture repairs.

Please call in advance if you are unsure:

07579 016 826

Button-Making Service

We offer a button-making service in various sizes. We are happy to use your own material or supply from our workshop stock. Eyelets can also be supplied in different sizes and inserted into all types of material.

Foam Cut To Size

We can supply all sizes, thicknesses and density of upholstery foam. The depths that we keep in stock range from 6 inches (15 cm) to 6 feet (180cm) in soft, medium and firm densities. All types of backs and seats are catered for. Cushion interiors and all other foams are cut to size on the premises, and can sometimes be done while you wait. Bigger cuts can usually be arranged on the same day. Foams that we do not stock can usually be specially ordered if required.

Upholstery Sundries & DIY Sales

All DIY reupholstery items are for sale including tools to do the job. Here is an example of what we offer:

  • Springs
  • Webbing
  • Hessian
  • Cords
  • Stockinette
  • Threads
  • Felt
  • Zips
  • Chalks
  • Wadding
  • Lining
  • Upholstery Nails
  • Hair
  • Adhesives
  • Elastic
  • Eyelets
  • Castors
  • Coir Fibre
  • Feathers
  • Barrier cloths
  • Glides
  • India Tape
  • Silicone
  • Table Protector
  • Pins
  • Polish
  • Calico
  • Furniture Legs
  • Trimmings
  • Wax
  • Gimps
  • French Polish
  • Labels
  • Piping Cord
  • Cottons
  • Fasteners

Please call in advance if you are unsure:

07579 016 826

How To Find Us

The Old Ice Factory
Rolle Street
EX31 1JP

Opening Times: I now only work part time hours. Please call number below to arrange an appointment; if there is no answer, leave a message and I will get back to you as soon as I can.


07579 016 826

Please note: Cards not accepted.
Payment by cash, cheque or bank transfer only.

Please call before visiting as we may be working on location!