Nelson Butler & Son Ltd

Established in 1948 Nelson Butler & Son is one of the few remaining family run Saw Mills left in the U.K. Specializing and sourcing English Walnut, Rippled Sycamore, Brown Oak, Rippled Ash, Tiger Oak and Hornbeam. We pride ourselves on giving a personal service, whether you need one select piece of timber or an arctic load.

We provide timber to:

Architects, Builders, Oak Framers, Boat Builders, Furniture Makers, Shop Fitters, Landscapers, Interior Designers, Fencing CompaniesGate Makers, Cabinet Makers, Joiners, Constructional Engineers (Bridges), Railway Network

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Contact Info
  • Address: Elmhirst Road, Horncastle
    Lincolnshire, LN9 5AU.
  • Phone: +44 (0) 1507 523 451
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Timber from Nelson Butler & Son Ltd

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  • Kiln Dried Waney Edge Boards

    We offer you a wide range of specialist timber in the waney edge boards/slabs section. We specialize in unique looking, waney edge boards, but have an impressive range of all sorts of boards/slabs perfect for your furniture making needs.

    We select some of the nicest boards from our kiln dried log supply to be flattened, measured and photographed for this shop category. Meaning if you like a specific board but are not fully satisfied, then we may have similar boards from the same log that perhaps serve as a better option for you.

    Each piece listed in this category has been machine flattened and simply needs sanding to finish. The boards featured in this category are just a very small portion of what we have in stock here at Nelson Butler Timber so if you cant find the right piece for your project do not hesitate to get in touch with us either through email or a phone call.

  • Kiln Dried Packs

    Browse our selection of fine timber packs. We offer huge variation of timber packs, from different wood species, to different cuts of wood or different wood finish methods. Find packs that have been square edged, waney edge packs or packs that have been PAR (planed all round). All packs have clear pictures of numerous different rows within the pack to get a visual idea of what you may be purchasing. Accurate dimension and quantity lists are also included along with a great prices for each pack.

  • Book Matched Boards and Tabletop Sets

    In our book matched boards and table top sets category we offer you the finest specialist timbers sold as a couple or multiple boards. Whether it's two consecutive waney edge boards to make a book match table or a pack of more than two square edged boards for you to join together, we offer a wide variety of timbers ranging from nice grain, run of the mill woods, to extremely rare and unique boards.