Having trained in both furniture and Interior Design Clive Howdle founded Howdle over 35 years ago. Howdle are a family run Company specialising in the design and making of the finest English quality kitchens, libraries, wardrobes and a vast range of beautiful and stylish architectural joinery and furniture.


Howdle are known for elegant timeless design and masterful craftsmanship tailored to compliment all styles of home be it a traditional country house, pretty cottage, grand townhouse or contemporary apartment. The design led approach taken on our projects enables us to include any specific requirements and ensure every detail is not only practical but also stylish.


Selecting only the finest materials from carefully sourced sustainable timbers to stunning natural stone all our furniture is completely handmade at our Yorkshire workshop by highly skilled traditional craftsmen and overseen personally by Clive from start to finish.

Our web site is therefore designed to give a taste of what is possible but is by no means the full extent of what we offer.