Ian Appleyard

Ian Appleyard - Proprietor

Having started life studying & working in Industry as a Design Engineer then spent the last 20 years at the cutting edge of the hospitality and bar industry, I’ve  brought together those industrial roots and experience of the world’s best bars, restaurants, hotels,  retail spaces & have turned my passion for furniture, art, design, reclamation & interiors into an exciting business.

Finding, creating and supplying unique and quality interior design pieces, furniture, lighting & object d’art, that bring character & a timeless look to your home, garden or business.

Wide range of stock

We stock a wide range, from all eras & to suit all budgets.

Working with skilled craftsmen & artists, salvage & reclamation, antiques, vintage & retro dealers, curating a unique style and collection for your home, commercial & retail interiors.

Sourcing rare, beautiful,  different & interesting stock from all around the UK and Europe.

apples yard

We’re happy to help find you something specific or work with you from the design stages of your project, whatever the scale.

shop design

Based in Harrogate North Yorkshire, Apples Yard brings you the best in:

  • British antiques & vintage pieces.
  • Industrial lighting from all over Europe.
  • Factory demolition pieces from the former Eastern block.
  • Finest designed furniture & seating from Denmark & Scandinavia.
  • Repurposing beautifully engineered objects into unique additions to your home.
  • Artwork from private collections & new artists.
  • Mid century design classics.
  • Natural history & taxidermy.
  • Well made, functional & decorative items for your garden & outside spaces.