Leadwood | Hardekool Hout

Leadwood is known in Afrikaans as β€œHardekool” It is known to be very dense and heavy. If immersed in water, Leadwood will sink. It is one of the only wood species that sinks. Leadwood is reddish brown to dark brown in colour. Leadwood furniture is not offered for sale very often and this makes it valuable.The wood is dense and very hard, difficult to plane, but drills, sands and turns well. It is termite resistant. It was once used for railway sleepers and is now prized for ornamental work and furniture. Radiocarbon dating, done in South Africa, has established that a leadwood tree can live up to 1070 Β± 40 years. A tree can remain standing for more than 80 years after it has died.

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Exotic African Live Edge Leadwood Table (L109" x W40")

Exotic African Live Edge Leadwood Table (L109" x W40")

Regular price $20,699.99 USD
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🌟 Timeless Elegance Meets Natural Resilience: Leadwood Dining Table with Blue Granite. Crafted to impress at 40" wide x 109" in length, this Leadwood dining table offers ample space for your gatherings, ensuring every meal is shared in style and comfort.

Immerse yourself in the captivating story of Leadwood with our dining tableβ€”a union of natural resilience, history, and contemporary design. Transform your dining space into a haven of sophistication and make memories around a table that encapsulates centuries of strength and beauty. Handcrafted with care, this table marries the enduring beauty of nature with the modern sophistication of a dark blue granite centerpiece.

For personalized quotes, custom sizing, a range of wood options, and shipping rates, please give us a call.

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🌳 Leadwood Legacy: Born from the heartwood of Leadwood, a tree known to stand proudly for up to 1070 years, this dining table captures the essence of time itself. The rich, dark hues and distinctive grains of the Leadwood create a stunning backdrop, preserving the legacy of a tree that continues to stand even after it has ceased to live.

πŸ’Ž Blue Granite Centerpiece: A tribute to both tradition and modernity, the table features a central slab of deep blue granite. This luxurious addition not only complements the rugged charm of the Leadwood but also symbolizes the enduring strength and sophistication that defines your dining space.

πŸ–οΈ Masterful Craftsmanship: Handcrafted by skilled artisans, each table preserves the live edges of the Leadwood, ensuring no two pieces are identical. This bespoke creation combines the raw beauty of nature with the precision of human artistry.

🌌 Nature's Resilience: Leadwood, impermeable to termites and capable of remaining standing for years after its demise, epitomizes natural resilience. The very same wood that once served African communities in crafting hoes and building kraals is now expertly shaped into a dining table that stands as a testament to both history and modern luxury.

🌿 Slow-Burning Heat: Not just visually captivating, Leadwood is renowned for its slow-burning properties, generating intense heat. Before the discovery of metal, African communities valued Leadwood for making tools and building materials, showcasing its versatility and durability.

πŸ”¨ Customize Your Legacy: Tailor this masterpiece to your preferences. Contact us for custom legs or finishes, ensuring that your Leadwood Dining Table with Blue Granite becomes a personalized legacy in your home.
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