Classic Antiques Sydney is one of the the oldest established family antique dealership in Sydney. Phyllis Loughran started out as a women's fashion designer during the 1940's and opened Gaslight Antiques in Glebe Point Road, Glebe in 1962. Trading there for many years before moving to the Woollahra Galleries for 5 years before relocating to what was Sydney's prestigous antique strip at Queen Street Woollahra during the 1980's and were located in Woollahra for over 25 years before the shop then moved to a very large showroom in Camperdown opposite Sydney University before securing a large warehouse at Lewisham in the Inner West in 2017 in order to place the collection under one roof. In the main our collection represents English furniture from the late Georgian through to the end of the Victorian period - 1770 to 1901 and is suplimented with French Antiques plus Decor items including clocks statuary lamps mirrors boxes and collectables.
Nowadays trading as Classic Antiques Sydney, the business is run by Phyllis's son ex land scape and interior designer Peter Loughran and is one of Australia's premier dealers in fine English Antiques. With a warehouse large enough to view the collection, we can arrange restoration, conservation, upholstery and all manner of skilled artisanal work involving fine antiques. We are situated only 25 minutes from Sydney Airport freight terminal where there are specialist shipping agents who can confidently ship items all over the world.
All stock is personally individually selected by us based on its age quality style originality provenance and quality. Supplying the interior decorating trade, we are the first stop for some of Australia's biggest names in design. Our reputation for quality is paramount and we pride ourselves on having sourced all our stock here in Australia with a good percentage of it coming from important private collections and public institutions. It's important to keep our local customers happy too and we have superb quality antiques to suit every budget. Take a look through our blog and gallery's to see the type of antiques we stock and our interest in period design and architecture. Due to the enormous size of the collection, we can only show a small amount of our inventory upon this website.
You too can benefit from our over half a century of knowledge, expertise and experience and buy with confidence due to our impeccable reputation for integrity.