Abbott-Wade Spindles

Timber Spindles

Because every home is unique and every homeowner has a style of their own, every staircase installed by Abbott-Wade is bespoke. Our range of spindles caters for all tastes and styles in a variety of hardwoods including oak, walnut, ash, sapele or in a stained or painted finish. Our colour compliment service means that our spindles are available in a natural finish or with custom paint or stain to suit your interior styling.

Contemporary Spindles


Square Edge: As the name suggests, this simple design offers a square profile for a modern home.

Stop Chamfered: Bridging traditional and contemporary styles; stop chamfered oak spindles offer a timeless look which never seems to date.

Single Fluted: All our Fluted spindles are made to order can bring an elegant element to your staircase. a single vertical flute is simple and elegant.

Double Fluted: Double fluted spindles offer the added detail of 2 vertical flutes in each face to add detail and an impressive first impression.

Sleek: Abbott-Wade’s sleek spindles are a strikingly elegant option for any home. Beautiful in oak or a painted finish, the tapered middle is perfectly proportioned and can be paired with our bespoke sleek newels to create a truly unique stairway.

Sleek Twist: A stylishly modern option. A square profile undergoing a quarter twist with a narrow centre.  A matching twisted newel is also available.

Full Twist: This clever spindle undergoes a complete 360 degree twist thanks to state of the art CNC manufacturing technology by creating a tighter helix.

Traditional Spindles


Trentham: A traditional turned spindle for a staircase with a classic styling.

Trentham FluteElegant bespoke flutes to this traditional spindle create a luxuriously grant staircase.

Trentham Twist: A traditional spindle with the added detail of a helical twist reaching up to the handrail.

Edwardian: elegant turned spindles maintaining the round profile into a tapering finish.


The id Range:

id Flo: A sculpted spindle with subtle curves to create a unique and striking visual effect on the stair.

id Vu: Contrasting the simple straight lines of the spindle with an elliptical cut-out adds interest and visual appeal to your staircase.

id EZA slender spindle with opposing cut-outs on each side, the EZ has a hint of art deco and the paradox of a modern spindle with a slightly retro feel.

Steel Spindles

Our forget steel are prefinished in-house allowing a black wrought iron effect or bespoke colour to match the unique vision you have for your staircase. You can read more about pairing these with other materials such as oak and glass here.

Buckingham: A elegant spindle tapering to a central knuckle.

Sandringham: Two knuckles create added detail to your balustrade.

Windsor: An intricate central basket creates a striking focal point to each spindle.

Wave: A double opposing curve creates a wave effect through the balustrade.

Ripple: A subtle curved design which doesn’t reach the full flow of the Wave spindle.

Forged Steel Spindles from Abbott Wade