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Offer: Bathroom cabinet (Morchard Bishop, EX17) - Small cabinet for wall-mounting. Has mirror on both sides of the door, 2 glass shelves inside. Size is 400mm wide x 140mm deep x 550mm high.
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Offer: Bathroom mirror (Morchard Bishop, EX17) - Plain rectangular mirror, size is 450mm wide x 600mm deep. Has 4 pre-drilled holes in the corners for wall mounting. Will try and retrieve the fixings and screw cap covers when this is removed. Offer: white washbasin and taps (Morchard Bishop, EX17) - Washbasin and pedestal, with taps if wanted. No chips or cracks. Currently still fitted but will be available in a week or two. See photo.
Offer: Files (ring binders and lever arch) (Bishopston SA3) - We have a box full of used files, all in good condition to be used again. Most are ring binders, but there's a couple of lever arch files too. Offer: Fireboard offcuts and vermiculite (Morchard Bishop EX17) - We have 2 bits of 15mm thick fireboard offcuts, sizes are 180mm x 750mm and 290mm x 590mm, plus about three-quarters of a 100litre bag of Dupre Micafil loose fill vermiculite insulation. Collection from Morchard Bishop. Offer: EZY-AS stocking applicator (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - This is a tool for helping to put on compression stockings, my mum used it for a while after her hip replacement. Might also be useful for someone with limited mobility. Website gives a good overview, but I also have a small booklet with instructions. It's a rigid plastic washable item, so perfectly hygienic to be used again. Offer: Avocado plant (Morchard Bishop EX17) Withdrawn - This was kindly given to me by a colleague who had grown it from the stone. It is not hardy so ideally needs a greenhouse to overwinter it - which I don't have. It's currently about 2 foot tall and in a large (5 litre?) pot. I have no idea whether it will ever fruit or if it needs warmer temperatures than the UK.
Offer: Pair of 6ft long cream curtains (Morchard Bishop) Withdrawn - Pair of long cream curtains, self-coloured modern flower pattern, together with a set of separate blackout linings. Size of each curtain laid flat measures 144cm/56.5 inches wide, and 183cm/6ft drop. The size would suit french doors or a narrow set of patio doors. Curtains have 3-inch heading tape. Please note these were hand-made so don't expect professional standards of sewing. Curtains are in excellent condition. Blackout linings have some minor sun discolouration on them.
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Offer: Paper shredder (Bishopston SA3) - The brand is Design Concepts. Works OK.
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Offer: bathroom wall-mounted heater (Bishopston SA3) - Dimplex. See attached photo for specification. Fully working when taken down for bathroom refit.
Offer: Gate latch and hinges (Morchard Bishop EX17) - Pair of 16-inch hinges and a thumb latch, all galvanised.
Offer: Large suitcase (Bishopston SA3) - Large black fabric suitcase with wheels. Brand is Jetstream. Size 720mm x 450mm x 200mm.
Offer: shelves for workshop/garage (Bishopston SA3) - 12 shelves available, conti-board type. mdf material with wood-style facing. Some of the facing material has peeled in a few areas on the ends so these aren't suitable for the house but would be fine for garage or workshop use. Have been stored dry and flat. All are 200mm deep and 18mm thick, there are 2 slightly different lengths available, 6 planks are 745mm long, the other 6 are 775mm long. Happy to split them up if you don't want them all. Offer: box full of candles (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - these have all been used to some extent. all are cream-coloured. Might be useful to melt down and make your own candles. Offer: Large suitcases x 2 (Bishopston) Gifted - 2 large suitcases, both are the soft fabric type, and both have wheels. Happy to split them up if you only want one. Useful for underbed storage maybe?
Offer: Wellies size 6/38 (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - One pair of green coloured wellies size 6. Unbranded. Haven't been worn for a while but as far as I know they aren't leaking. Offer: Classic Bike magazines (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - Big pile of old Classic Bike magazines, at least 7 years worth from 2008-2014. If you'd like these, please note they need to be collected and Morchard Bishop is in mid-Devon, 16 miles from Exeter, or at least half-an-hours journey time outside Exeter. Please include phone number in your reply. Offer: Classic Bike magazines (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - Big pile of old Classic Bike magazines, at least 7 years worth from 2008-2014. Offer: spanners (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - I have 25 spanners, various brands/types/sizes. Happy for them to go as a job lot for car-booting, or if there is a particular size you are after I will check to see if we have it. Please include a contact phone number in your reply. Offer: Petrol hedgecutter (needs repair) (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - Hedgecutter, made by Macculloch under licence to Partner Electrolux. Model HG 17. This has developed a petrol leak which we haven't been able to trace and fix. Hence spares or repair. Instruction manual provided. Offer: Weldmesh (Morchard Bishop EX17) - Long narrow offcut of galvanized weldmesh, size is 3.1m x 0.3m. grid size is 50mm square. Offer: Weldmesh (Morchard Bishop EX17) - Long thin offcut of galvanized weldmesh, size is 3.1m x 0.3m. grid size is 50mm square. Offer: kitchen wall cupboard carcass (Morchard Bishop EX17) - For workshop/garage/shed storage - single wall cupboard, its just the carcass only with no door. 2 shelves. 500mm wide, 860mm high, 270mm deep. The edging strips on the mdf are a dark brown, the cupboard inside is beige. Please include a phone number in your response. Thanks. Offer: kitchen wall cupboard carcass (Morchard Bishop EX17) - single wall cupboard, its just the carcass only with no door. 2 shelves. 500mm wide, 860mm high, 270mm deep. The edging strips on the mdf are a dark brown, the cupboard inside is beige. Please include a phone number in your response. Thanks. Offer: plywood offcuts (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - offcuts from 12mm thick ply sheets. 2.0m x 0.5m (4 of these). 2.0m x 0.21m (3 of these). Plus various smaller bits if wanted. Please include phone number in response. Offer: wire rope (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - Multi-strand twisted wire rope, approx. 4mm diameter. Not sure on length, probably at least 10m. Think this is surplus and hasn't been used, but can't guarantee what load it can take. Collection can be anytime of day or night as I can leave it outside for you. Please note Morchard Bishop is 16 miles, or at least half-an-hour by car from Exeter. Please include phone number in your response. I only check these emails once a day so you may not get an immediate response, but I will respond. Offer: clay pipes (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - 15 short lengths of plain-ended clay pipe. Each 295mm long, 155mm internal diameter. These were part of an old land drain discovered during excavation, the pipes just butt up next to each other but don't form a watertight seal. Also 6 channels available, these were made from the same pipe as above, cut in half lengthways. Collection only please. Morchard Bishop is in Mid-Devon, 16 miles from Exeter. Please leave a phone number in your reply. Please note I only check these emails once a day so you may not get an instant response, but I will reply. Offer: plastic water butt (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - green plastic slimline water butt. Approx 900mm tall, 370mm square, with rounded corners. Basic but functional. Bit sun-bleached on one side. Don't think it has any leaks but its been a couple of years since it was used. Collection from Morchard Bishop please, we are at least half-an hours drive out of Exeter. Just for info, my freecycle emails are only monitored once a day in the evening, so I may not get back to you instantly, but I will reply. Offer: wireless keyboard and mouse (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - Brand is A4 Tech. This is a G6 Saver Wireless Desktop, comprising keyboard and mouse, with the necessary receiver. You will need 4 AAA batteries to use this (not provided). Offer: old duvets (Morchard Bishop EX17) Gifted - 2 old feather-filled duvets, maybe useful for pet bedding?