Handmade Solid Hardwood Chess Boards

for serious chess players

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What Customers Have to Say About Our Hardwood Chess Boards:

"The quality of the wood and craftsmanship is peerless." -Roy

"...It is an impressive piece for display, it is a beautiful piece for actual use, and it is a genuine heirloom. I spent over a year deciding on a high quality board. The Cape Elizabeth Summerville was my choice and it was the right one." -Brian S.

"All told, your exquisite, solid hardwood chessboards are worth every single penny..." -Rob C.

"I did my research and shopped around, but when I saw the Summerville New England Solid Hardwood boards, I knew that my search had ended." -Henry D.

Summerville-New England is an engineering based manufacturer of premium grade solid-hardwood chess boards. Driven by the singular goal of producing the very finest chess products, our boards are completely hand fabricated in New England with remarkable precision and attention to detail. From the scrutinizing selection of lumber through final hand rubbing, every board is handled with levels of care and expertise uncommon in today's fast paced world.

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Chess Sets on Cape Elizabeth™ Boards by Summerville-New England

Our Cape Elizabeth™ chess sets are a work of art. With beautifully crafted playing surfaces raised smartly over solid walnut bases, and heavy inlays of solid Gabon ebony adding rich accents to perfectly profiled forms, they are truly majestic. Contrasting walnut splines provide strength and character to the platforms while adding superb detail. Quarter-sawn grain exposure flaunts the solid Walnut and Northern Ash deck offering a timeless appeal… Then, dressed in clear natural finishes, these boards emit the true colors and depths of a pure hardwood soul. Magnificent.

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  • Made In America - Expertly Crafted
  • Solid Premium Grade Hardwoods - No Veneers
  • Unsurpassed Precision and Quality

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Chess Sets on Old Quebec™ Boards by Summerville-New England

If you're the type that loves simple elegance, you may want to take a close look at our Old Quebec™ chess boards. These boards have been designed to offer the classic look and feel of French Country in solid hardwood. Whether enjoying a romantic evening by the light of an oil lamp with a glass of Bordeaux in hand, or inviting a friend over for a few games of some serious chess, your Old Quebec™ chessboard will set the mood. Exhibiting a heavy base of American Walnut reinforced with contrasting Walnut corner splines, a simply cut profile, and a tasteful Northern White Ash peripheral inlay, Old Quebec™ will draw you near. The handsome raised quarter-sawn deck of American Walnut and Northern White Ash defines your battlefield. Come, play the ancient game.

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  • Made In America - Expertly Crafted
  • Solid Premium Grade Hardwoods - No Veneers
  • Unsurpassed Precision and Quality

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Chess Sets on Moose River™ Boards by Summerville-New England

If you prefer a more natural look, our Moose River™ solid hardwood chess boards might be perfect for you. Designed with nature lovers in mind, this family of solid hardwood chess boards offers supreme rustic appeal. We've left off the inlays to display a magnificent base of solid dark American Walnut. Contrasting corner splines add both strength and detail to a well proportioned beaded base. With heavy raised quarter-sawn decks mounted, these boards are sure to allure you with all the natural beauty of the New England Woodlands.

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  • Made In America - Expertly Crafted
  • Solid Premium Grade Hardwoods - No Veneers
  • Unsurpassed Precision and Quality

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Chess Sets on Monk™ Boards by Summerville-New England

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Our monk™ chessboards were designed with monastic life in mind. Simple and to the point, these fine quality solid-hardwood chess boards are all business. True, the stage is fabricated of Northern White Ash… and true, we've omitted the heavy inlays to keep the cost down but then after all, that was our goal. What remains is our premium quarter-sawn American Walnut playing surface, the hallmark of Summerville-New England quality, plus floating surface mounts, a fully splined stage, triangulated support pads for perfect stability, and, oh yes, solid premium oiled and hand-rubbed hardwood throughout. Monk™ by Summerville-New England… for serious chess players.

  • Made In America - Expertly Crafted
  • Solid Premium Grade Hardwoods - No Veneers
  • Unsurpassed Precision and Quality

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