Regency period mahogany bookcase priced at £12,500 from Hansord.

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But with the fair cancelled, the firm will instead hold an open weekend at its new showrooms in Barlings on the outskirts of Lincoln.

“We would normally be exhibiting at Olympia so thought it was the perfect time to have an online and open weekend exhibition here,” said the firm’s John Hansord.

Move out

Hansord moved to Barlings from a shop in Lincoln two years ago, converting a series of barns and garages surrounding a 17th century farmhouse into a suitable space for its stock of furniture, works of art, clocks and scientific instruments.

This Regency period mahogany bookcase below, displayed in one of the new showrooms, is priced at £12,500.