I have been talking about home telephones of late, which led me to compile my 10 of the best retro telephone benches. Read more
Designer Alex Bradley has taken his inspiration from the 1950s telephone seat, both in the idea and the form with its midcentury style splayed legs. As well as being a seat and telephone table, it offers an additional piece of storage as the seat lifts up and the side section has a shelf for books or magazines.
It costs £795 from Heal’s.