Sykes Timber
Sykes Timber Logo Hardwood timber log
Sykes Timber
Quality Hardwood and Softwood Timber Merchants
Established 1862 - Timber Specialists for over 150 Years

Carlyon Road Atherstone Warwickshire CV9 1JD Tel: 01827 718951 Street Map Google Maps Google Street View


Quality Hardwood and Softwood Timber Merchants

We are Timber Merchants specialising in quality Hardwood and quality Softwood and have one of the most comprehensive ranges of hardwood and softwood stock in the country, including solid hardwood flooring and hardwood decking, all stored under cover at our 10 acre site in Atherstone, Warwickshire.

Our hardwood merchants business was established in 1862 and 160 years later the company remains an independent family business committed to supplying quality hardwood and softwood, with a reputation for our high standard of service.


Wide view of our hardwood stock area

We stock over 40 species of Hardwoods including some exotics. We carefully select from a wide range of quality hardwoods to customers exact requirements which minimises wastage; we do not supply in packs. Take a video tour of our hardwood sheds. Read more...


Canadian Yellow Pine softwood stock

We have good stocks of high quality softwood including No.2 Clears grade Western Red Cedar. We are sole distributors of Murray Brothers Lumber high quality Canadian Pine from the Ontario region through a long standing relationship which spans several generations of our families. Read more...

As long established quality hardwood merchants we import only the best hardwood grades from reputable mills, most of whom we have dealt with for many years. We have our own machining mill for planing and moulding and a well equipped log mill for conversion of English hardwood logs. All our timber is put through our own exacting re-grading system on arrival, which involves board by board inspection.

General view of the inside of our showroom

Elm flooring and oak ledge and brace doors

Various hardwood timber samples in our showroom

Samples of some exotic harwood timbers in our showroom in a spiral display

Our showroom offers the opportunity to see the huge range of timbers that we have in stock and examples of how they will look as finished products in a variety of end uses. We are very experienced at dealing with Architects and Specifiers on choice of timber and economical specification. We have our own fleet of lorries and are able to arrange delivery nationwide.

About Us

Our old yard in Sheepcote Street Birmingham

John Sykes set up his timber business in Sheepcote Street, Birmingham in 1862, where he sold hardwood timbers from a variety of countries. The company remains a family business having been trading for nearly 160 years with an unbroken family line. Read More...


Aerial view of our site in Atherstone, Warwickshire

We have a ten acre site on the Carlyon Road Industrial Estate in Atherstone, Warwickshire, just off the A5 (Watling Street), between Nuneaton and Tamworth. Access to the industrial estate is off the large traffic island on the A5 on the south-east side of Atherstone. Read More...

Our products news and details of our latest stock arrivals can be found on our Facebook Page and are publicised on Twitter. Our stock list and full specification sheets are available for download.

Sykes Timber is a trading name of George Sykes Ltd. Registered in England No. 140166
Registered Office and Trading Address: Carlyon Road Atherstone Warwickshire CV9 1JD
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