Chiltern Carving

Highest quality woodcarving & lettering.

Manor Farm Workshop Coates Lane, Downley, High Wycombe, HP13 5UX Directions

   Now closed Open today 08:30 - 17:30

Why Choose Us?

Many Years Experience
Quality Workmanship
Bespoke Service

Business overview

Chiltern Carving - Timothy Aze, Master Woodcarver

Chiltern Carving produces the highest quality woodcarvings, lettering, sculpture and fine furniture. Using the finest materials, combined with the highest levels of craftsmanship, to create a masterpiece to adorn any property.

With over 25 years’ experience in wood carving, furniture making and a family history of stone masons and wood craftsmen, he has the skills to match your ideas. His studio is in the traditional furniture town of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

Timothy has gained a reputation for combining meticulous precision with depth and feeling in his work.

The quality and character of his workmanship is attested to by the prestigious list of those who have bought examples of his work, including the National Trust, Harrods, and celebrities from the world of entertainment.

With a wealth of experience from a woodcarving career spanning over 25 years, Timothy is conversant in the woodcarving and gilding techniques of the 17th century to the present day, and can provide original and reproduction carving with the authentic design and materials of any period.

Many things are made in the studio, including: all aspects of woodcarving, relief carvings, sculptures, lettering, inscriptions, memorials, signs, heraldic shields, mouldings and architectural woodwork, bespoke furniture, contemporary and period reproduction, tables, chairs, doors, antique restoration and gilding.


Oak, carved valute foe stair handrail.
Carved corbels in ash.
Image 3 of Chiltern Carving
One of a pair of William Kent style console tables for 'West Wycombe Park'.
Carevd in walnut, 14 inches high.
Male and female holding hands, carved in lime wood.

Products & Services

wood carving

wood carver




architectural woodwork


bespoke furniture


wooden furniture restoration

master woodcarver

lettering, inscriptions & memorials


letter carving

stairs & handrails

ecclesiastical wood carving

figure carving

furniture wood carving

architectural joinery


Wonderful work

Such an amazing small business, definitely worth purchasing from if you are looking for detailed work full of effort and heart. The owner was incredibly lovely and prompt at keeping me involved in the process. I will be returning again in the near future and I recommend you do the same. Thanks!
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Amazing job, will definitely be using again.

They are great, they replied promptly to all my emails and phone calls and the price was amazing for the level of quality and care that is reflected in the work. Will definitely be using again and referring my friends to them.
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