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A traditional door with a more detailed profiled centre panel
£ £ £
Image shown for illustrative purposes only. Doors and drawer fronts should be ordered individually.
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Fontwell Dark Walnut Kitchen Doors
Dark Walnut may be the colour of boardrooms, but as shown here on the Fontwell door from Trends, it can also be great for a kitchen, even one which is dark. All it takes is a few light and bright touches to really make it come to life.
The Fontwell door is one of our more traditional options and therefore works incredibly well with the dark and imposing Dark Walnut shade. With its carved-look central panels and the chamfered edges, the door and drawer fronts, both present themselves as being ideal for a classic kitchen. However, with the addition of a contemporary colour, you can really make the most of this design.
Dark Walnut may be a shade which reminds you of panelled boardrooms and executive desks, but it is also perfect for a kitchen. The colour is shown on a satin finish which really reflects the light, bringing in brightness even on a dark shade. The colour is a bold one and will be lightened by using cool cream worktops and tiles. In fact, think of the doors as merely a backdrop for the lighter coloured accessories and you have a kitchen which will be less imposing and much more friendly.
When it comes to handles, we have such a huge range to choose from that it could be easy to be overwhelmed, but we think that thin metal bars are an ideal choice to bring your kitchen slap bang into the 21st century.
Dark Walnut on the background of the Fontwell door may be a traditional choice from Trends, but it also has enough detail to be a modern option too.
We do our best to produce accurate images but there may be some slight variation between how the colour appears on your screen and how it looks on the door. We always recommend ordering free colour swatches or purchasing a sample door so you can see exactly what your colour choice will look like.
Please note that doors and drawer fronts are sold separately. Our images show doors with their corresponding drawer fronts, but this is for illustrative purposes only.
|Door Thickness (mm)||18|
|Minimum height (mm)||80|
|Minimum width (mm)||80|
|Maximum door/drawer height (mm)||2540|
|Maximum door/drawer width (mm)||1200|
|Door Frame Width (mm)||90|
|Door Midrail||Frame Width x 2|
|Colour Grain Direction||Vertical|
|Minimum door height for internal design (mm)||283|
|Minimum door width to have an internal design (mm)||246|
|Minimum drawer height to have an internal design (mm)||140|
|Minimum drawer width to have an internal design (mm)||212|
|Finishes||Satin - Matt|
Fontwell door specification
- Manufactured from 18mm thick MDF with a hardwearing, wipeable vinyl surface, in a wide choice of plain and woodgrain finishes
- 6 year manufacturer's warranty as standard
- Products from our Trends range are FSC and PEFC certified, ensuring our timber-based raw material is sourced from controlled, well managed and sustainable forests.
- Manufactured in the UK
Drawer front design is supplied on all sizes up to 282mm high. The minimum height is 80mm and minimum width 80mm. Maximum width is 1200mm. Drawer fronts are supplied with horizontal grain unless specified otherwise.
Some handles will not fit small drawer fronts and care should be taken before fitting to ensure that the handles you have chosen will fit the size and style of doors/drawers that you have chosen.
Doors are supplied with vertical grain.
The dimensions of a door will determine the type of door supplied. Height 283mm to 1699mm will be supplied as a door without a midrail. Height 1700mm to 2540mm will be supplied with a midrail, which will be double the width of the frame. Doors with a midrail will have it supplied at 655mm from the bottom edge to its centre as standard. If you want the midrail at a different height please specify this on your order form.
The largest door we manufacture is 2540mm high by 1200mm wide.
Frame doors are supplied unglazed, with a rebated back and a soft glazing gasket. Doors can be supplied as Open Frames or Georgian Frames. Tall doors supplied with a midrail can have full open frames (i.e. with no midrail), top open frames or top and bottom open frames. Please specify this when ordering.
Georgian frames will be supplied as follows:
|Up to 800mm high||4 panes|
|801mm - 1100mm||6 panes|
|Over 1100mm high||8 panes|
The minimum height for panels is 80mm, and the minimum width is 80mm. Maximum width is 1200mm. The grain direction of panels will match the doors - except panels below the height of 282mm, which will be supplied with horizontal grain unless stated otherwise. The backs of panels will match the backs of the doors.
Handles are not supplied as standard, please choose any handle you wish from our range, or fit your own.
Drilling for hinges and handles
All doors come undrilled as standard. However, we offer a hinge hole drilling service at a modest cost.
Please let us know your hinge hole measurements and we will drill them accordingly. Measure from the top or bottom of the door to the centre of the hinge hole. If you need any guidance on measuring for hinges, watch our DIY help videos or give us a call.
You can have your hinge holes drilled from 60mm from the bottom and top edge of the door.
We are unable to drill for handles.
Matching door backs
The term 'matching back' means that the door will have a similar coloured melamine back, rather than a vinyl back and as such the colour and texture may be different from the front of the door. In particular, textured and high gloss colour doors will be supplied with a smooth matt finish back.
All doors are supplied with matching finish backs with the following exceptions:
|High Gloss Anthracite||Silver back|
|High Gloss Cappuccino||Ivory back|
|Montana Oak||Lissa Oak back|
|Ontario Maple||Acacia back|
|Paintable Vinyl||White back|
|Terra||Stone Grey back|
Horizontal grain is available as a special request in all woodgrain colour options. High gloss colours are available with horizontal grain up to 1200mm high. Standard woodgrain colours are available up to 1200mm high.
The same applies to wine rack fronts, modern canopies, plain canopies, T&G canopies and PVC panels, and are made as specified.
High gloss colours
High gloss finishes are manufactured using a heavier gauge vinyl and as such definition can be less sharp on items which have more detailed designs.
Order before 11:45 am on 23/05/2022 to receive it by 06/06/2022
- Free delivery on orders over £100
- Delivery £15.99 on orders up to £100
- Free delivery on sample doors
We are unable to deliver to the Highlands and islands of Scotland, or to any other islands, but we can deliver to a mainland courier company on your behalf for onward shipping.
For certain postcodes in Scotland, there will be a delivery surcharge – please contact us for more details.
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