MOVED OUT OF UNIT 48 TO JUST UNIT 46 - Fri 15th Nov 2013
Just to stop the rumours, Furnistore has pulled out of 48
Holmethorpe Avenue as of close of business Friday November 15th and will be operating
solely from 46 Holmethorpe Avenue for a period of a few weeks.
The landlord of 48 kindly give us this building rent free for
about 18 months but now has a tenant who can pay rent and we
thank the landlord of unit 48 for the use of their building over
this time - read more here.
Furnistore is a
registered charity serving the residents of East Surrey,
going back to 1994. We get given generous
donations, from local residents, of good quality
unwanted second hand items of Furniture and
circumstances, are either then distributed
charge or at
50% discounted price to those on
income - To cover the cost of running our
charity (which includes the running of our
and van), we also sell to the
public both through our
warehouse/showroom which is open
opening times), and occasionally via
other means. For items we collect we do ask
for a donation
to help cover the running costs of our van, but only
from those that can afford to do so, this is
voluntary. For delivery we charge a flat rate of
During 2011, donations and purchases helped
provide 1400+ items to 721 households of both free and subsidised furniture
to those on low incomes - Your generosity and
support helps our local community.
Furnistore is East Surrey's local furniture re-use organisation.
As a registered charity, our main aim is to provide people on 'low incomes' with good usable furniture. In doing this we also help the environment by preventing unwanted furniture from going to landfill (a major problem in the South-East of England).
However, we also sell donated furniture to support our
activities, and if you are looking for a bargain, or a piece of
furniture with a little more character, please phone on
01737-773133 / 08450-544089 or pop in to our
- Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm, and open Sat (see times)
website option NOW LIVE
(Sept 2013), this is integrated with our
office based Barcoded CTX inventory system (which
itself went live Jan 2012). However, Only items we
have actually photographed will appear on the
second hand furniture are
accepted which we can always arrange to collect it from you
in our coverage area of
We also accept monetary gifts, you can also join our
and for UK tax payers there is the scheme.
For details of this please refer to the page.
- When delivering items, Furnistore will deliver the goods inside the property but the sitting within the property remains the responsibility of the purchaser.
- Furnistore will not take items upstairs inside the address.
Customers should be aware that
Furnistore accepts NO LIABILITY for damage to
customer’s property as a result of collection of
Goods left outside in wet
weather, will also be rejected. Customers are
asked to have donated items readily accessible
for our drivers and volunteer crew.
The driver may refuse items
previously agreed on the phone as they may be
unsuitable or be a potential health and safety
issue for the volunteer crew