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s.t.udio sally taylor Project – Woollahra Window Display
Late 2014

Award winning Interior Designer, Sally Taylor has transformed The English Tapware Company’s Woollahra window into a stunning outdoor bathroom.

Blending quintessential Hamptons style with ‘Aussie beach shack’, this display celebrates the best of Antipodean summer living - luxurious relaxed bathing in the evening warmth after a glorious day of sun and surf... 

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After 10 years in Hawthorn, we are planning our move! 
(Early 2015)

For over a decade we have provided Australia’s discerning homeowners, architects and interior designers via our network of showrooms and resellers, with our distinctive range of products. Our Head Office and Melbourne showroom have been in Hawthorn for the last 10 years - our lease is finally up, and we have really out-grown the space.

Our new showroom will be in Armadale at 751 High Street. The showroom is currently a blank canvas which we are working on with our interior designers.

We look forward to joining the Armadale community in the near future (we are aiming to be open in the new year - you know how renos go!). NOTE: WE ARE CURRENTLY STILL AT 129 CHURCH STREET, HAWTHORN, VIC 3122. 

NEW Italian Fireclay Sink Range - Sept 2014

Indulge in the romance of yesteryear with an Italian fireclay sink.

Launched at Melbourne Indesign, the Acquello collection offers designers a range of sizes and installation options. The new range includes inset fireclay sinks with drainers, a lovely round prep sink and reversible fireclay sinks in three sizes featuring a plain side and a decorative side.

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Melbourne Indesign - August 2014

To all the Interior Designers, Architects, homeowners and industry associates who visited our stand - it was a pleasure to meet you all. Our Architectural Sales Consultants Gabrielle Dowe and Giselle Wohlgemuth look forward to speaking with you all over the coming weeks to develop your projects further.

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We are pleased to announce The English Tapware Company is now offering a
15 year warranty* for Perrin & Rowe tapware purchased after 1 April 2014.

This warranty is only available to Perrin & Rowe products purchased from The English Tapware Company Limited or indirectly from The English Tapware Company Limited via an authorised Perrin & Rowe dealer in Australia and installed in Australia.

*For full terms & conditions click here >

Made for Australia

All Perrin & Rowe tapware sold via The English Tapware Company in Australia is produced especially to fit Australian plumbing and to comply with the Australian Standards and WELS water use requirements.  Their WaterMark certification is your assurance that our products can be legally installed by your plumber and are suitable for Australian homes.  Perrin & Rowe tapware sold elsewhere in the world is quite different, does not carry these certifications and cannot be legally installed in Australia.

The English Tapware Company provides a warranty on all Perrin & Rowe tapware, accessories and bathroomware which it imports and sells in Australia. There is no warranty for privately imported product. 

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A brief welcome...

We are Australia’s specialist supplier of premium quality kitchen tapsbathroom taps, bathroomware and bathroom accessories.

Our exclusive products by Perrin & Rowe and Hawthorn Hill are produced by English craftsmen with a passion for authentic design, quality and durability.  Fireclay sinks by Acquello represent the finest in Italian ceramic workmanship.  Classical styling ensures these products are beautiful and timeless while never compromising on materials or workmanship results in a level of quality which is unsurpassed in the Australian market.

Perrin & Rowe offers a range of premium quality finishes and customising options, allowing for design flexibility and individual expression.  Hawthorn Hill heated towel rails and basin stands can be custom sized to the unique needs of a project. The Acquello fireclay butler sink collection offers designers a range of sizes and installation options. We are also proud to offer our Melbourne and Sydney customers the full range of Victoria + Albert baths. 

Our sales and projects teams are trained to walk you through the process, to ensure the product you order is perfect for your project.  We provide a pricing overview here, however offer a quoting service for all pricing enquiries as there are a number of options for each product which may change the price.

Please use our website to learn more about our extensive offering.  You may like to create a list of chosen products using the 'Selector' function on each individual product page and then email us your choices for quoting. Alternatively call or email us - details on our Contact Us page.



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Selecting products for your project is now even easier. By browsing the products and using the 'Add to Selector' button under the product image, you can develop your own product wishlist.

Using Selector, you can then manage your list, and print out or send it through to our team for quoting.


"I popped into your store a few days ago and I just wanted to say I have never experienced such lovely, warm and friendly staff in my life! Thank you so much for all your help and its people like you that really make a lasting impression. All the best and you guys are seriously awesome!" Read more... 

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CAD blocks are available for all our products in 2D, and most popular in 3D.

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