The New England Shaker Custom Open Bookcases are custom made to fit in any space in your home where a beautiful luxury bookshelf is needed. Our bookcases are hand made in America by Vermont Wood furniture makers, using sustainably harvested solid woods. Find more solid wood bookcases with full length glass doors, half length glass doors, full length wooden doors, half length wooden doors or no doors at all. Each of our bookcases can be customized online, in the showroom or by phone to best fit your space.
Bookcases 38"W and wider will have a vertical divider for support, and double the number of adjustable shelves.
Base Price represents 26"W x 13"D x 30"H bookcase in natural cherry
Shown In 32"W x 13"D x 72"H natural cherry wood with shaker base
Matching Furniture available online in our New England Shaker Furniture Collection
Smallest: 26"W x 13"D x 30"H
Largest: 50"W x 13"D x 84"H
Dimensions include 1" overhang on front and sides at top of bookcase.
Shelf depth: 111⁄2"
Bookcases 38"W and wider will have a vertical divider for support and double the number of adjustable shelves.
Bookcases 66"H and higher will have a fixed shelf (35" from the floor) for support
*Custom sizes available -- Contact us for pricing and details.
Bookcases 38"W and wider will have double the number of adjustable shelves.
|30"H Models:||1 adjustable shelf||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|36"H Models:||2 adjustable shelves||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|42"H Models:||2 adjustable shelves||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|48"H Models:||3 adjustable shelves||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|54"H Models:||3 adjustable shelves||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|60"H Models:||4 adjustable shelves||1 fixed bottom shelf|
3 adjustable shelves, 1 fixed shelf at 35"
|1 fixed bottom shelf|
|72"H Models:||3 adjustable shelves, 1 fixed shelf at 35"||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|78"H Models:||4 adjustable shelves ,1 fixed shelf at 35"||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|84"H Models:||4 adjustable shelves ,1 fixed shelf at 35"||1 fixed bottom shelf|
|Wood:||All solid hardwoods, cherry, maple, oak or walnut. Select pieces available in reclaimed white pine or reclaimed chestnut.|
|Backs:||Birch one-piece panels. Veneered and solid wood backs are available for an upcharge of 15% - 45%, contact us for details.|
|Sides:||The sides of our line 2 case pieces are crafted using solid hardwoods: cherry, maple, oak, or walnut.|
|Drawer Fronts:||Drawer fronts made from multiple pieces of wood glued together.|
|Drawer Sides/Backs:||Solid wood.|
|Drawer Bottoms:||Birch panels.|
|Drawer Slides:||Steel Epoxy coated full extension roller ball bearing drawer glide. These glides are much quieter and as they are full extension, will allow for more access to the drawer. They have a 110# load capacity. Please be advised they open and shut a bit harder for the first 1/4” until they are used a bit.|
|Doors:||Solid wood floating panels.|
|Door Hinges:||Adjustable european hinges.|
|Stiles & Rails:||Cope and stick.|
|Finish:||Clear, non-toxic, low maintenance lacquer. Little to no VOCs upon delivery. Reclaimed wood, high solids oil finish.|
|Care:||Read our complete See special care instructions.|
Door Stiles and Rails
Door Stiles and Rails
Drawer back and side
All of our woods are sustainably harvested from forests within the continental United States. Wood samples for this product are available here.
Walnut on Cherry
Ebony on Cherry
Ivory on Maple
Driftwood on Maple
Ebony on Maple
Slate on Maple
Ivory on Oak
Driftwood on Oak
Slate on Oak
At Vermont Woods Studios, each piece of fine furniture is carefully handcrafted and made to order right here in Vermont. current lead time for production is approximately 8-10 weeks.
Once complete, your furniture is blanket-wrapped and shipped by our white glove delivery partners. The transit time from our craftsmen to you depends on accessibility to your area. Please select your delivery location in the drop down below to get an indication of what the transit time for your order would likely be:
State: Transit time: 2-4 weeks
In some cases, for example with small coffee tables, we use standard shipping via Fed Ex or similar carrier. Shipping and delivery details.
All production and shipping times quoted are approximate only and are not guaranteed.
If you live in a location that is outside of our regularly serviced area, please add one to two weeks to your transit time.
We provide wood samples for $5 each. You may keep them or return them for store credit.