Nickel Owl Door Knocker
Our beautifully detailed Nickel Owl Door Knocker is perched on a branch ready to greet your guests. This knocker is traditionally cast from a hand-carved pattern, then nickel plated. Nickel will age naturally over time and so this door knocker will take on a more antique look over time. This door knocker would look at home on the door of a cottage, townhouse, or modern home.
Overall Size: Length 14cm x Width 7.5cm x Depth 5.5cm
Striking Plate Size: Length 14cm x Width 2.5cm x Depth 1cm
Materials: Nickel plated solid brass
Finish: Polished un-lacquered finish, the nickel takes on a vintage finish over time.
Fixing Information: This door knocker can be screwed to the door using the two screws provided. The screw holes are approximately 5.5cm apart vertically. No fixings will be visible on the inside of the door. Suitable for wooden, PVCu and composite doors.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this door knocker suitable for a composite PVCu door?
Yes, our nickel owl door knocker can be fitted to composite PVCu doors as well as wooden doors. We do however recommend that you check with the manufacturer of the door, as fitting a door knocker may void the warranty.
Will this door knocker age over time?
This owl door knocker is manufactured from solid brass and then nickel plated. To avoid your nickel finish from tarnishing, we recommend cleaning every 3-6 months. Wash the door knocker with warm water and a cloth, then use a suitable metal cleaner for persistent blemishes, then polish to keep your nickel plating strong and lustrous for years to come. Read our full door knocker cleaning guide for more information and advice.
Are the fixings supplied with this door knocker?
Yes, we provide two screws with this door knocker that can be used to fix it your door. The screws provided match the finish of the door knocker and are not visible once fitted to your door.
How do I fit this owl door knocker?
Fitting our nickel owl door knocker is simple as it uses a surface mount fixing. This method of fixing involves screwing the door knocker into the door from the front, with no fixings visible from the inside face of the door. To fit this door knocker; mark on your door where you’d like the screws to be with a pencil, drill small guide holes and then screw in the screws provided. Read our full guide on how to fit a door knocker for more information and a step-by-step guide.