Oak barn sliding doors have become coveted features in modern interior and exterior design. With their distinctive aesthetics, durability, and practicality, oak barn sliding doors seamlessly marry form and function, offering a captivating glimpse into the past while enriching contemporary living spaces.

Wittswood specialise in the manufacture of Oak Barn Sliding doors, manufactured by David Witts from the finest European Oak. Wittswood can manufacture to any custom-sized door required.

Embracing Tradition: A Glimpse into History

The allure of oak barn sliding doors lies in their rich heritage and storied past. Originally crafted for use in barns and agricultural buildings, these doors served as sturdy barriers against the elements while facilitating seamless access to storage areas and livestock enclosures. Constructed from solid oak, renowned for its strength and resilience, these doors embodied the artisanry and resourcefulness of bygone eras.

Timeless Aesthetics: Rustic Elegance Meets Modern Sophistication

What sets oak barn sliding doors apart is their unmistakable aesthetic appeal. Characterized by weathered textures, natural grain patterns, and robust hardware, these doors exude a rustic charm that adds warmth and character to any space. Whether adorning the entrance to a farmhouse kitchen, as room dividers or exterior entrances, oak barn sliding doors serve as focal points that infuse interiors with a sense of history and authenticity.

Uncompromising Durability: Craftsmanship That Stands the Test of Time

In an age marked by disposable commodities and fleeting trends, oak barn sliding doors stand as enduring symbols of quality and longevity. Crafted from solid oak—a hardwood renowned for its durability and resistance to wear and tear—these doors are built to withstand the rigours of daily use while retaining their innate beauty for generations to come.

Unlike some mass-produced counterparts on the market, oak barn sliding doors are manufactured at Wittswood by skilled woodworkers with meticulous attention to detail and craftsmanship. From the selection of premium-grade oak to the careful assembly of components, every step in the manufacturing process reflects a commitment to excellence and a reverence for tradition.

Practicality Redefined: Space-Saving Solutions with Style

In addition to their aesthetic appeal and durability, oak barn sliding doors offer practical benefits that enhance the functionality of living spaces. Unlike traditional hinged doors, which require ample clearance for swinging open and closed, sliding doors operate along a horizontal track, making them ideal for rooms with limited space or unconventional layouts.

By eliminating the need for swing space, oak barn sliding doors maximize usable floor area and promote seamless flow between rooms—a particularly valuable feature in open-concept living environments. Whether employed as room dividers in an apartment or as pantry doors in a compact kitchen, these doors offer a space-saving solution without compromising on style or functionality.

Wittswood Range of Barn Sliding Doors

At Wittswood, we produce a range of classic and contemporary styles to suit all tastes and room requirements. Or if you have a style in mind that you would like bespoke made the please contact the team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Solid Oak Barn Sliding Door with Window – double boarded 42mm thick door, screwed and pelleted for strength and a window that can be manufactured to any size required.

Solid Oak Diamond Shape Barn Sliding Door - with 42mm stiles and rails to make the frame, and braces to form a diamond shape, this is an attractive exterior door suitable for any building, traditional or modern.

barn sliding with window Solid Oak Diamond Shape Barn Sliding Door



At Wittswood we can supply the finest ironmongery to accompany our barn sliding doors. Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out more.

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