British Timber

Vastern Timber is one of the country’s largest English hardwood sawmills, specialising in the cutting, drying and machining of British hardwoods and softwoods.

As a British timber supplier we offer a range of sawn hardwoods for joinery and furniture making, oak beams for construction, timber cladding, solid hardwood flooring and hardwood decking.

Good stocks of British hardwoods & softwoods:

  • Oak
  • Cherry
  • Elm
  • Douglas Fir
  • Ash
  • Larch
  • Sycamore
  • Western red cedar
  • Sweet Chestnut
  • Cedar of Lebanon

& Quality

For over a century, the Barnes family have been timber suppliers, manufacturing British hardwoods for builders, joiners and furniture makers in the south of England and Wales.

Whether you are looking for a British hardwood or softwood, sawn section or machined profile, we understand the importance of selecting the right timber for the job.

Working closely with our clients, we advise on the best specie, grade and specification which enables us to provide the product best suited to your needs.

Proud to be supporters
of Grown in Britain

grown in britain


Buying British

By sourcing our logs from well-managed British forests, we reduce our own carbon footprint and ensure that our local woodlands are valued and maintained for future generations.

Resource saving products

Our products are designed to reduce waste and minimise the amount of raw material used.

Independent certification

All our raw materials come from legal, well-managed and, wherever possible, independently certified forests.