Wood Signs - Carved Oak Name Plates and House Signs

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House Signs & Name Plates

Wooden House Signs using English Oak

High quality oak house signs to suit all budgets. Huge amount of choice in sizes, fonts and images

The English oak has a majesty all of its own, with wonderful variations in grain, texture and colour and often small pin knots and burrs are an attractive feature. It is a heavy wood and is strong and durable. Providing it is maintained it will last a lifetime.

Oak sign with scalloped edge Close up of scalloped edge on wooden sign
Font - Kelmscott, Scalloped Edge, Images CD092 and CD095

Dauphin Font House Sign
Font - Dauphin
4" wooden house sign
Font -
Old English

Smaller oak signs are lasered, larger signs are carved out by CNC router and the letters can be painted Black. Other colours - Red, White, Farrow & Ball Stiffkey Blue, Farrow & Ball Purbeck Stone (light grey)or Heritage Green are also available @ £5. NB signs with white painted lettering must be treated with Osmo oil and not varnish.
We can use most common fonts - for a selection CLICK HERE   For some other fonts and ideas have a look at the Gallery page. Our designers adjust the lettering to suit the sign, but if you have something particular in mind - send us your ideas

Harry Potter Font
Font - Harry Potter

Font - Dorovar

Pictures and Borders
We can include simple pictures on the signs. CLICK HERE
for our selection of standard images, which are £12.50 each. Our designers can also source artwork for you for £24.50 or use your own image for £34.50.

Font - Worstfeld Sling

Upper Case Font Sign
Font - Rennie Mackintosh - Upper case version

Bordered Wooden Sign
Font - Rennie Mackintosh Upper Case.. Border B214

Futura bold BT - Brown Lettering

Natural Oak Wooden Sign
Proud White Lettering - Driftwood effect background.
Font Jester - Only bold fonts without any fine lines can be used for this style of sign
Made to Measure Oak Sign
Made to Measure Oak     Font - Ring bearers medium

The Standard Sizes are on 4" 100mm high oak and 6" 150mm high oak in all UPPER CASE or Upper and Lower Case. On the 6" oak there is the choice of one or two lines. Also available are two or three lines on 9" 225mm high oak. These can be easily be ordered on our shopping cart.
Wooden House Sign made in Oak
6" inch high Oak Sign  Font Dauphin Border B173
The alternative method is  'Made to Measure'. Here you choose the size of the timber.  The wording can be laid out any way you choose. Images can be added and the timber can be shaped. Oak Sign with curved top

Standard Size Oak Signs

 Price includes VAT - Click here to order online

The following sizes are our standard sizes and are the most cost effective option. All the oak signs are made with your choice of font. If you are looking for a slightly cheaper but similar sign have a look at the Chestnut House Signs.
Sign Size Number Lines Suggested Maximum Number of Letters
or Spaces per Line
Cost P&P
70 x 300mm - 2.7" x 12" One 12 Lower Case, 8 UPPER CASE £29.50 D
70 x 375mm - 2.7" x 18" One 13 Lower Case, 9 UPPER CASE £35.34 D
70 x 460mm - 2.7" x 18" One 14 Lower Case, 9 UPPER CASE £41.71 D
70 x 530mm - 2.7" x 21" One 15 Lower Case, 11 UPPER CASE £54.14 E
100 x 460mm - 4" x 18" One 13 Lower Case, 8 UPPER CASE £72.17 E
100 x 530mm - 4" x 21" One 14 Lower Case, 10 UPPER CASE £78.49 E
100 x 585mm - 4" x 23" One 16 Lower Case, 11 UPPER CASE £83.45 F
150 x 530mm - 6" x 21" One 12 Lower Case, 8 UPPER CASE £102 F
150 x 585mm - 6" x 23" One 14 Lower Case, 10 UPPER CASE £109 G
150 x 230mm - 6" x 9"  Two 9 Lower Case, 7 UPPER CASE £61.79 D
150 x 300mm - 6" x12"  Two 13 Lower Case, 9 UPPER CASE £71.27 E
225 x 300mm - 9" x12"  Two or Three 13 Lower Case, 9 UPPER CASE £96.20 H
225 x 460mm - 9" x18"  Two or Three 15 Lower Case, 11 UPPER CASE £131 H

Cost includes 6 letters. Additional Letters £1.10. Double sided add 25%
For More Sizes - Click Here

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Scalloped Corners Sign
Font - Old English,   Shaping - Scalloped Corners
Oak Sign with posts

Oak sign with wrought iron bracket
More details of posts and brackets

Large Wooden House Sign
Large made to measure house sign 300 x 900 - Font Black Chancery.

Made to Measure Oak Signs
- Price includes VAT

If none of the above styles suit your requirements or if you want a sign of a specific timber size use the chart below. If it is easier - then tell us what you require and we will send you a quote.

Please note that all our oak over 9" high is at least 1inch (25mm) thick. It is also the only timber we are able to obtain quarter sawn and although more expensive, this makes it extremely stable.

Finishing Treatment for Wooden Signs

Oak house address sign

Sizing Guide for 1" 25mm high letters    1 upper case letter or space to an inch, 1.5 lower case letters or spaces to an inch
For more help with sign sizing - CLICK HERE

Signs can be cut to any size in the price brackets shown below
Length  225mm 300mm 450mm 600mm 750mm 900mm 1200mm
£53.07 £60.54 £75.49 £90.43 £105 N/A N/A
 150mm £64.24 £75.49 £97.91 £120 £142 £165 N/A
 225mm £85.83 £103 £139 £175 £211 £247 £319
 300mm N/A £127 £175 £223 £271 £319 £415
 450mm N/A N/A £287 £366 £455 £524 £683
 600mm N/A N/A N/A £472 £577 £683 £893

 Signs all include 6 letters - add £1.10 for each extra letter. (55p after first 25)   Double Sided - Add 25%   For signs with lots of letters the laser Engraved Wood Signs may be cheaper

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For Larger Oak Signs - Click Here

We do have some painted signs on Special Offer - Click Here

For a cheaper range of Wooden Signs, have a look at the Iroko Wood Signs

P&P Price Brackets C D E F G H I J

Shaping, holes, chains, posts, brackets
and double sided.

We can shape the sign, eg an arrow or rounding the corners or cuttng to a special shape. Holes can be drilled if requires and chains & fixings for hanging signs can be provided. If you want the sign to be double sided the extra cost is £25%

This sign has been cut to a shape that matches the design.

There are lots of options for hanging posts - Click here for full details.

For more ideas have a look at the Gallery or our Pinterest Board More Wooden Signs
Font - Rennie Mackintosh - Upper Case Version
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Most of our signs are sent by courier and a signature will be needed. We can send the parcel to your works address.
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