French Oak Parquetry
The detailed geometric designs have their origins in historic European palaces and chateaux. ‘Parchets en losange’ were designed in a late Baroque Style at the Palace of Versailles in France under the reign of King Louis 14th in the 1690s. This is still one of the most popular & exclusive designs used today!
When it comes to elaborate flooring, parquet reigns supreme. Constructed from small pieces of oak fitted together in geometric patterns, parquet flooring adds a dramatic design element to any room – a classical handcrafted beautiful functional piece of art.
Antique Floors honours that great tradition of European oak parquetry by producing many classic parquetry patterns, which are often entirely geometrical and angular—squares, triangles, lozenges. The most popular parquet flooring including Chevron, Herringbone, Square on Square, Marie Antoinette, Versailles, Canterbury and Cavender oak parquetry. Each oak parquetry floor is custom finished in 100% VOC free natural oil, bringing out the timeless beauty of the oak.