Bedford Writing Desk
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Our iconic Bedford Collection is designed for ultimate versatility, so you can arrange and rearrange components to best meet your needs for years to come. The Small Desk Set can be used singly or combined with other modular components to give you the ultimate flexibility in creating a workspace that’s ideal for you.
- Antique White is finished with brushed-nickel bail pulls, Espresso features matte-brown bail pulls.
- Espresso finish is made of kiln-dried maple wood and veneers.
- Antique White is of kiln-dried pine and veneers.
- Features artisan-crafted details such as solid wood drawer boxes crafted with English dovetail joinery and smooth ball bearing glides.
- File drawers hold legal- or letter-sized files and are equipped with heavy-duty side-mounted guides. File guides can also be removed for regular drawer storage.
- The 2-drawer cabinet features two file drawers, the 3-drawer cabinet features one file drawer and two smaller drawers for supplies.
- Drawers can be installed either on the left or right side of desk.
- File drawers have label frames to help keep you organized.
- Anti-tilt guard prevents both drawers on the file cabinet from being pulled out at the same time.
- Adjustable levelers help with stability on uneven surfaces.
- Dimensions & Care
- Overall: 52" wide x 23" deep x 30" high
- Top: 52" wide x 23" deep x 1.5" thick
- Legs: 2.5" square, 28" high
- 2-Drawer File Cabinet: 17" wide x 21" deep x 28.5" high
- 2-Drawer Interior (2): 15.5" wide x 12.5" deep x 10" high
- 3-Drawer File Cabinet: 17" wide x 21" deep x 28.5" high
- Small 3-Drawer Interior (2): 16.5" wide x 14" deep x 4.5" high
- 3-Drawer File Interior (1): 16.5" wide x 14" deep x 10.5" high
- Drawer Weight Capacity: 10 pounds
- File Drawer Weight Capacity: 20 pounds
- Top Weight Capacity: 40 pounds
- Weight: 40 pounds
- Top Packaging Dimensions & Weight: 57 x 28 x 9" high; 59.5 pounds
- 2-Drawer File Cabinet Packaging Dimensions & Weight: 25.75 x 22.25 x 34.75" high; 83.75 pounds
CARE AND MAINTENANCE
- Dust often with a clean, soft, dry, lint-free cloth.
- Blot spills immediately and wipe with a clean damp cloth.
- We do not recommend the use of chemical cleaners, abrasives or furniture polish on our stained finish.
- Shipping & Returns
In-stock items will usually ship within 7-10 business days for the cities listed below:
- San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, Detroit, Columbus, New York City, Baltimore, Boston, Cromwell, Atlanta, Raleigh, Charlotte, Tampa, Fort Meyers, Orlando, Miami, Fort Lauderdale. For other areas, your items will be delivered within 2-3 weeks.
Unlimited Flat Rate Shipping
For one low, flat fee per trip, we will*:
- Deliver every eligible piece to the room of your choice – regardless of number of items
- Unpack and assemble each piece
- Remove and recycle the packaging
You can schedule delivery as soon as all items are ready. White glove service includes a two-person crew. Delivery fee varies by zip code and order total. Eligible items will show “Unlimited Flat Rate Delivery” on the product page.
White Glove delivery is only available in the contiguous 48 states. Delivery is by appointment Tuesday – Saturday in most major metropolitan areas, with Monday delivery available in some areas. Service to outlying areas may be restricted based on geographic location. Our delivery service will contact you to arrange a delivery date and confirm the appointment timeframe.
*Exceptions include outdoor patio structures, marble or stone sink consoles, lighting, mirrors, rugs, headboards attached to a metal frame and any items requiring home installation or wall mounting.
View the complete Shipping and Delivery Information page.
You can return eligible item(s) within 30 days of receiving an order or 7 days for Quick Ship upholstery items for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required. Monogrammed items and Made to Order furniture or rugs are not eligible for returns. Review the full list of ineligible items and our refund policy below before starting the process.
Easy Ways to Return:
- Stores - You can return most non-furniture items to your local Pottery Barn store for free.
- Bring to UPS Location (under 70 lbs) – See our full Easy Returns Policy to start the process.
Items non-eligible for returns or exchanges:
- Monogrammed items
- Gift cards
- Made to Order items, including custom rugs and furniture
- Final sale items (with prices ending in $.X7 or $.X9)
- Items damaged through normal wear and tear
Questions? See our full Easy Returns Policy.