Cowderoy Antiques Eastbourne


 Cowderoy Antiques

David Cowderoy  – Antique clock restorer

The Clock and Musical-box centre, was established 1973 in Eastbourne and is now online only (as from April 2022).

Recent aquisitions


For nearly Fifty years, Cowderoy Antiques provided customers with an unparalleled level of Customer Service at their shop in the heart of Eastbourne’s ‘Little Chelsea’.
We extend that same level of care and attention to customers visiting our website.We have made every attempt to ensure that the content and information on our website store is accurate and we welcome your feedback. If you have any questions about any of the wonderful pieces shown throughout the store, or if you don’t see what you are looking for on the site, please email David and we will be happy to assist you.

about us

 David Cowderoy, who leads the team of craftsmen, will be pleased to help and advise you on all aspects of furniture restoration, and the buying and selling of Antiques.

We offer a very wide range of repair and restoration services which will bring your most treasured possessions back to their original splendour.

Free estimates and guaranteed craftsmanship.

Contact us to discuss your needs.

Clock repair:
Including re-bushing, cleaning, regulating.  Missing wheels and pinions calculated. Missing parts can be made from scratch, sympathetically and in a style to suit the clock. David holds a distinction diploma in the repair and restoration of antique clocks.
Depending on your location, we can offer a personal service and clock repairs may be possible on site in your own home. We are prepared to travel thoughout the UK and further afield – contact us for an idea of the cost involved.

Other Restoration work:

Including re-veneering, replacing missing mouldings, re-polishing.
Including broken or missing carriage clock glasses made to fit.
Including sand castings and “lost wax”, for case ornaments, finials, furniture knobs and handles, you name it, we can probably make it.
Including case repairs, inlay work and re-polishing.
Including dial restoration, china and porcelain repair/restoration.
Including re-polishing, re-upholstery, replacing broken joints.
Including new tubes, thermometers, glasses, case repair, polishing.
Including brass (anything from door handles to fireguards), wood, and more.

David holds a Distinction Diploma from B.A.D.A. and West-Dean College in the repair and restoration of Antique Clocks.