Brass Shell Door Knocker
Adorn your door with our beautiful Brass Shell Door Knocker. Designed from a real shell on a beach in Yorkshire, this knocker is crafted from solid brass using traditional techniques in Britain. With an intricate scalloped edging and etched details, this door knocker would look at home on the door of a cottage, seaside town house or modern home.
Overall Size: Length 10cm x Width 11cm x Depth 3.5cm
Striking Plate Size: Length 9cm x Width 2.5cm x Depth 0.5cm
Materials: Solid brass
Finish: Polished un-lacquered finish, the brass takes on a vintage finish over time
Fixing Information: This door knocker can be screwed to the door using the two screws provided. 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 shell door knocker can be fitted to composite PVCu doors as well as wooden doors. However, we recommend that you check with the door manufacturer as fitting a door knocker may void the warranty.
Will this door knocker age over time?
This shell door knocker is manufactured from solid brass and features an unlacquered finish, meaning that over time this door knocker will age naturally and take on a duller finish. To maintain this door knockers polished finished, we recommend that every 3 to 6 months you clean it using suitable brass polish, for example, Brasso. Read our handy guide for more information on cleaning your door knocker.
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 brass finish of the shell door knocker and are not visible once fitted to your door.
How do I fit this shell door knocker?
Fitting our brass shell 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.