Tough as boots, our Wellington shutters are crafted from quality Basswood.

Heavier and hardier than our standard ranges, they’re the ideal shutter option for large floor-to-ceiling or tracker shutter applications where regular movement and robustness are a priority.

Wellington Range

Stunning looks in Custom Paint finish

Wellington Premium Basswood Shutters Gallery
  • Configurations: All
  • Colours: Crisp Linen, Decorators White, Extra White, Ivory Lace, Pearl, Pure White, Sea Mist, Silk White
  • Custom paints available: Yes
  • Tilt-rod options: Central, Off-set, Hidden, Motorised
  • Louvre Sizes: 47mm, 63mm, 76mm, 89mm, 114mm
  • Material: Premium Basswood
  • Warranty: Our shutters come with a 10-year guarantee for total peace of mind.
Eleven Collection Swatches

Fourteen great stains to match any flooring or decor.

Wellington Stained Swatches

A great selection of Solid and custom paint finishes as well as Stain options

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More About Wellington Premium Basswood Shutters

Why choose between functionality, beauty, and affordability when you can have all three?

Manufactured using sustainably sourced hardwoods, our exclusive Wellington shutters represent the ultimate in affordable luxury. The total package of durability, practicality, and timeless elegance for your home is available at an entry-level price.

We’ve also focused heavily on flexibility and versatility with our Wellington collection. Robust yet lightweight, our Wellington shutters are ideal for covering larger windows and spaces around the home. Up to four panels can be hinged together (rather than the usual two) without the risk of warping and bowing.

Is basswood good for shutters?

Yes, basswood is a wonderful material for shutters for a variety of reasons. Basswood is known for its lightweight yet robust characteristics, making it a great material for creating shutters that are both solid and simple to handle.

Its delicate, uniform texture enables for smooth finishes, making it ideal for painting or staining to complement any interior design scheme.

Furthermore, basswood’s rigidity reduces warping and bending, ensuring that shutters retain their integrity over time.

Basswood is a very preferred material for premium shutters that improve the atmosphere and usefulness of any living area due to its adaptability, robustness, and aesthetic appeal.

What are the benefits of basswood shutters?

Basswood shutters have several features that make them a popular option among homeowners. To begin, basswood is well-known for its lightweight yet robust character, making shutters simple to handle while remaining durable over time.

The wood’s delicate, consistent grain allows for smooth finishes, which may be customised by painting or staining to match any interior design scheme.

Furthermore, basswood’s inherent stability reduces the possibility of warping or bending, providing endurance and dependable performance in a variety of climatic situations.

Aside from its practical benefits, basswood shutters bring a touch of refinement and warmth to living spaces, improving both the visual appeal and practicality of windows while offering outstanding light control and privacy choices.

Overall, basswood shutters stand out as a flexible, robust, and visually appealing window solution.

Do basswood shutters warp?

Basswood shutters are generally resistant to warping due to the wood’s inherent stability and fine grain structure. Unlike some other types of wood, basswood tends to maintain its shape well over time, even when exposed to fluctuating temperatures and humidity levels.

However, like any natural material, basswood shutters may be susceptible to warping under extreme conditions or if they are not properly installed or maintained.

With proper care and attention to installation guidelines, basswood shutters can provide homeowners with a durable and long-lasting window treatment option that resists warping and maintains its aesthetic appeal for years to come.


All Wellington plantation shutters are manufactured to order and can be crafted to suit almost any space around the home. Available in an extensive range of colours and finishes to suit your home’s décor, our Wellington collection brings a luxurious look to your interiors at an affordable price.

  • Manufactured using the highest quality hardwoods
  • Choose from four louvre sizes ranging from 47mm to 89mm.
  • Can be used as wardrobe doors or room dividers.
  • The ultimate in affordable luxury
  • Your perfect shutters, manufactured to order
  • Available in 23 standard colours and 27 stained finishes, plus the option to “custom colour”

Riverside Shutters, We are here to help…

Call Riverside Shutters today on 020 3126 4984 and our friendly, knowledgeable team will be here to help with all your questions. At the same time, why not arrange your free home survey?