Heritage Wall Beds by Wood Effects

Our wall bed designs…

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The Waterloo County Schranke

Schranke Wardrobe Wall Bed

Based on the German Shranke style wardrobe, this bed is modelled on the furniture made by German settlers who came to Waterloo County, Ontario, in the 19th century. The oval frames on the top and bottom hold custom veneer panels — pictured is Karelian Burl. The inserts of the four square panels may also finished with a custom veneer.

This bed will fit into more formal settings, for example a living room, or a study.

Starts at $3,995.00 and available in Oak, Pine, Cherry, Walnut.

All prices are based on queen-size bed in Pine, for double bed subtract $50.00. Prices do not include mattress, installation or taxes.

Bed Size Depth Width Height Extension
Double 1812" 6634" 85" 8512"
Queen 1812" 7234" 90" 9012"

The Homesteader

Homesteader Wall Bed

This bed will fit anywhere in your home. Its antique dish cupboard styling is well suited for a kitchen, a dining room, or an open floor plan.

It is inspired by dish cupboards found throughout early Ontario, A recess space separates the upper and lower halves with a bead board backing, and a shelf running the width of the bed face. A nicely curved arch gives shape to the area. An inch of rounded moulding extends the shelf to about 6 inches allowing plenty of space for a few treasures or plates. Don't forget to remove them before lowering the bed! We recommend Pine as shown here.

Starts at $3325.00 and unfinished starts at $2625.00. Pine is recommended as the optimal wood choice for this bed.

All prices are based on queen-size bed in Pine, for double bed subtract $50.00. Prices do not include mattress, installation or taxes.

Bed Size Depth Width Height Extension
Double 1812" 6634" 85" 8512"
Queen 1812" 7234" 90" 9012"

The Wellington

Linen Press Wall Bed in Cherry Linen Press Wall Bed in Pine

A versatile design that will look great in any room. This bed is modeled on the traditional Linen Press of Old Ontario. Here we show the refined look of cherry, and inset the rustic look of pine.

This unit is available unfinished at a very reasonable price, and would look wonderful oiled or painted. Imagine finishing, antiquing, or tole painting this yourself, what a great heirloom piece it will be!

Starts at $2675.00 and unfinished starts at $2175.00. Add $200.00 for Maple, Oak, Cherry or Walnut.

All prices are based on queen-size bed in Pine, for double bed subtract $50.00. Prices do not include mattress, installation or taxes.

Bed Size Depth Width Height Extension
Double 1734" 5914" 8414" 8512"
Queen 1734" 6514" 8914" 9012"

The Heritage Special

Cabinet Wall Bed Heritage Special Wall Bed

This is a great bed for any room and is based on the simple storage cabinets common in the farms and towns of early Ontario. It is excellent value and fits anywhere.

These are economical wall beds with the same high standard of tasteful design, solid workman-ship and hardware. The flat panel design is also available with square panels. This versatile design is also available in horizontal. Save even more by purchasing the bed unfinished.

Starts at $2200.00 & unfinished starts at $1785.00. Add $200.00 for Maple Oak, Cherry or Walnut. For Horizontal, add $200.00.

All prices are based on queen-size bed in Pine, for double bed subtract $50.00. Prices do not include mattress, installation or taxes.

Bed Size Depth Width Height Extension
Double 1734" 5914" 8414" 8512"
Queen 1734" 6514" 8914" 9012"