Antique Garden Benches

Buy the best antique garden benches selected and recommended by interior designers. By Tara Gosselin.

Contemplate the meaning of life and enjoy the loveliness of your garden in the middle of a beautiful spring day while sitting on one of these antique garden benches. These handsome additions to any garden will complement your style and give you a safe and sturdy place to sit. Look at this collection for more.

Butterfly-Shaped 2-Seater Garden Bench

Butterfly-Shaped 2-Seater Garden Bench

$162.99

Butterfly-Shaped 2-Seater Garden Bench

Rosalind Wheeler

$162.99

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing garden, backyard or patio seating and aesthetics

What We Like: Playful butterfly design with intricate detail

The butterfly-shaped 2-seater garden bench adds a touch of whimsical charm to any garden, backyard, or patio setting. Featuring a comfortable open seat design for rain and sprinkler water flow, this compact bench easily accommodates indoor or outdoor seating for two. Constructed from durable powder-coated material, the bench is built to withstand the elements. Its vibrant color and captivating shape breathe life into your outdoor space and can also serve as a decorative accent in your solarium or sunroom for showcasing plants and artifacts.

Designer Advice

Pair this garden bench with matching or complementary outdoor cushions and a small side table to create a cozy, inviting seating area, perfect for enjoying a cup of tea and conversation with a friend.

Vintage Bench With Overhead

Vintage Bench With Overhead

$339.99 $489.99

Vintage Bench With Overhead

World Menagerie

$339.99 $489.99

Description

This antique black outdoor bench is resistant to rust, made of iron, and can seat two. The bench is crafted of patterns like lattice, straight lines, and curly scrolls.

Designer Advice

Antique benches that have a wrap-around metal arch can be used to hang ivy vine plants. They are great additions if you go for an overgrown garden appeal as they melt into the look once vines are woven through them. Some types can be top-heavy and may not be the best choice in windy environments.

Wood and Metal Antique Bench

Wood and Metal Antique Bench

Wood and Metal Antique Bench

Freeport Park®

Description

Resistant to rust, this vintage bench has a warmth to it and makes for a great seating place in a garden. It has a lattice back, steel-enforced legs, and a curved seat for extra comfort.

Elegant Outdoor Bench with Hollowed Rose Design

Elegant Outdoor Bench with Hollowed Rose Design

Elegant Outdoor Bench with Hollowed Rose Design

Fleur De Lis Living

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing your garden or patio area

What We Like: Durable cast aluminum construction and versatile design

Experience the charm and sophistication of this elegant outdoor bench, boasting a stunning hollowed rose design that will elevate your garden or patio space. Made of durable cast aluminum, the bench is lightweight, easy to assemble, and resistant to rust, ensuring years of enjoyment in all weather conditions. The antique finish adds a touch of refinement, while the solid legs provide a safe and comfortable place to sit and soak in your surroundings.

Designer Advice

To further complement the beauty of this bench, place it under a tree or amidst lush foliage and colorful flowers for a serene and picture-perfect retreat.

Antique Garden Bench With Curvy Seat

Antique Garden Bench With Curvy Seat

Antique Garden Bench With Curvy Seat

Ophelia & Co.

Description

This white vintage bench is made from durable cast aluminum and has cast iron legs. It is resistant to fire, has an amazing weight capacity, and is adorned with scroll armrests and roses.

Designer Advice

A garden bench with curves and floral accents gives a grandmother’s welcoming vibe to your garden or porch. Its bright white paint looks gorgeous in front of lush green shrubs and dark bark trees for contrast. The curved back pairs best with rounded bushes, but you can pair it with straight lines for a balanced look.

Bronze-Colored Lattice Garden Bench

Bronze-Colored Lattice Garden Bench

Bronze-Colored Lattice Garden Bench

Astoria Grand

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing outdoor areas and garden spaces

What We Like: Elegant lattice pattern with floral accents

Add sophistication to your yard or deck with this inviting bronze-colored lattice garden bench, adorned with delicate florals. Its design creates an ideal spot for two people to comfortably sit, unwind, and engage in conversation while appreciating nature's beauty. This charming bench seamlessly blends with various outdoor settings, making it a versatile addition to your garden or patio.

Designer Advice

To elevate your outdoor space, place the bench in a shaded area near some potted plants or flower beds for a picturesque and cozy sitting area.

Antique Outdoor Bench With Arch Back

Antique Outdoor Bench With Arch Back

Antique Outdoor Bench With Arch Back

Laurel Foundry Modern Farmhouse®

Description

Twisted in French country roots, this vintage garden bench is painted a Verde green. The metal bench legs and slatted seat and backrest have a straight-line design, and the armrests are rolled.

Rocking Antique Outdoor Bench

Rocking Antique Outdoor Bench

Rocking Antique Outdoor Bench

Ophelia & Co.

Description

This soothing vintage garden bench comes in pearl white, antique blue, and black rust hues. The curved rocking bottom is outfitted with scroll tips to match the scroll ends on the back of the seat and arms.

Designer Advice

Vintage benches that rock are great for lounging and enjoying your morning cup of coffee. They should be placed on flat surfaces like concrete, tile paths, or leveled mulch, to rock more easily. Make sure to give enough space behind them to prevent damaging your plants or scratching the surface of your bench.

Elegant Outdoor Metal Bench

Elegant Outdoor Metal Bench

Elegant Outdoor Metal Bench

Evergreen Enterprises, Inc

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing any patio or garden space

What We Like: Functional design with a stylish cut-out seatback

This outdoor metal bench adds elegance and functionality to your patio or garden area with its standard panel slats seat and striking cut-out design on the seatback. Both comfortable and visually appealing, this bench is a perfect seating solution for relaxing outdoors or enjoying quality time with friends and family in a beautiful natural setting.

Designer Advice

To complete the look, pair this bench with coordinating metal patio furniture and accessorize with vibrant outdoor cushions for added comfort and a splash of color.

Roundabout Antique Bench

Roundabout Antique Bench

Roundabout Antique Bench

Design Toscano

Description

This vintage outdoor bench sits nicely around large trunk trees and tall grassy plants. It has a gothic arch overlap metal design, can seat four people, and gives you a 360-degree view of your front or backyard.

Vintage Cast Iron Outdoor Patio Bench

Vintage Cast Iron Outdoor Patio Bench

Vintage Cast Iron Outdoor Patio Bench

August Grove®

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing any garden or patio setting

What We Like: Distinctive vintage design with a creamy white finish

Relax and unwind with this elegant vintage cast iron outdoor patio bench, designed to complete your garden space with both comfort and style. Sturdy yet cozy, this bench is perfect for catching rays in the sun or enjoying quiet moments outside. Its unique design features detailed patterns on the arms and back that evoke a nostalgic atmosphere. With room for two and a weight capacity of 440 pounds, you'll be able to share this picturesque seating spot with a loved one.

Designer Advice

To create the ultimate serene outdoor oasis, surround the bench with blooming flowers and lush foliage, and complete the setting with matching cast iron garden accessories.

Modern Tree Bookshelf with Shelves

Modern Tree Bookshelf with Shelves

Modern Tree Bookshelf with Shelves

Ophelia & Co.

Description

Perfect For: Adding a unique and functional touch to your living room or study

What We Like: Its whimsical tree shape and multiple branches for storage

This modern tree bookshelf features an eye-catching design that mimics the natural shape of a tree, perfect for adding both style and functionality to your space. With its multiple branches, it offers ample storage for books, decor items, or even small plants. Its sturdy construction and versatility make it suitable for various room settings, from a cozy reading nook to a contemporary office. Ideal for those who appreciate nature and innovative design combined with practicality.

Designer Advice

Consider placing this bookshelf near a window to accentuate its tree shape, and use a mix of different sized books and stylish accessories to complement its unique design.

Backless Vintage Outdoor Bench

Backless Vintage Outdoor Bench

Backless Vintage Outdoor Bench

Charlton Home®

Description

Rustic with its distressed metal, this antique garden bench comes in brown, blue, and white. It is made of solid iron, seats two, and features a cross base for added stability.

Designer Advice

An antique bench without a back is great to sit at front doors or next to a garden path. Place a few pots or a planter box on top to elevate your favorite flowers or plants. These benches are ideal in gardens with low-lying flora as they don’t obstruct the garden like a bench with a back might do.

Vintage French Quarter Inspired Metal Bench

Vintage French Quarter Inspired Metal Bench

Vintage French Quarter Inspired Metal Bench

One Allium Way®

Description

Perfect For: Cozy conversations and relaxing outdoor reading nooks

What We Like: Graceful serpentine scrolling and Old South charm

Infuse romantic elegance into your outdoor space with this 3½-foot wide metal bench, inspired by vintage French Quarter designs. Boasting powder-coated metal scrolling and a sturdy metal slat seat, this high-quality piece fits perfectly under a leafy canopy or in a sunny corner. Revel in its glamorous aura while you enjoy cozy chats or quietly soak in the sunshine, making it a must-have addition to any garden or patio.

Designer Advice

Pair this bench with plush outdoor cushions in warm, floral patterns to enhance its romantic and charming vibe, while ensuring your comfort during those lovely outdoor moments.

Romantic Head-to-Head Metal Garden Bench

Romantic Head-to-Head Metal Garden Bench

Romantic Head-to-Head Metal Garden Bench

Design Toscano

Description

Perfect For: Creating a cozy spot at home or in the garden

What We Like: Its graceful arcs and spirals design

This unique and romantically inspired bench features an elegant head-to-head design, making it an instant kissing spot or an intimate seating area. The intricate arcs and spirals add visual interest, while the sun casts beautiful shadows through the powder-coated tubular metal frame. High-quality craftsmanship ensures long-lasting durability, whether used indoors or outdoors, adding a touch of romance and charm to any space.

Designer Advice

Pair the bench with a soft cushion and colorful throw pillows to enhance coziness, and place it in a secluded garden corner surrounded by fragrant flowers to create an enchanting hideaway.

Metal Garden Bench with Daisy Backrest

Metal Garden Bench with Daisy Backrest

Metal Garden Bench with Daisy Backrest

Red Barrel Studio®

Description

Perfect For: Indoor and outdoor seating needs

What We Like: Decorative daisy design and versatile use

Add a touch of elegance to your garden, backyard, or indoor space with this metal garden bench featuring a lovely daisy backrest in a vibrant red finish. Comfortably seating up to two people, this compact bench boasts a high back and armrests for added support. Its durable powder-coated iron frame is built for all seasons, and the open seat design allows water to flow through, preventing accumulation. This adaptable bench also serves as a stylish decorative accent in a sunroom or solarium.

Designer Advice

Use colorful seat cushions to enhance the bench's charm, and pair it with matching red or contrasting outdoor accessories to create a visually striking seating area.

Vintage Garden Bench With S Curve

Vintage Garden Bench With S Curve

Vintage Garden Bench With S Curve

Rosalind Wheeler

Description

This dainty antique bench is resistant to rust, UV, and water. It has purposeful distressing with a mossy blue tone, and its iron metal is curved in the shape of hearts. 

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Antique garden benches

The gorgeous cast-iron design of this stylish garden bench in antique style makes it unique in any secluded corner of the garden or terrace. Robust construction makes this furniture exceptionally strong.

Antique wood bench

With such a simplistic design and antique appearance, this bench is going to accentuate your entryway with rustic accents. It's crafted of sturdy wood, and covered in a weathered finish that gives it even more vintage charm.

Primitive 18th century wood bench

Primitive 18th century wood bench

Truly beautiful and strong, this wooden bench has it all. It sports the 18th century design and comes with the most durable structures available to make sure that you won't have to worry about your home decor ever again.

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Park bench in vintage style. It is made of metal and finished with sophisticated ornament. Elegant accent for each outdoor place according to taste.

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Rustic Garden Bench

Rustic Garden Bench

This is a very interesting and extraordinarily beautiful bench, which is ideally suited to every rustic garden. It is small. In its appearance it is very strict, which also speaks for its rustic style.

Vintage bench for sale

This upcycled garden bench enchants with its simplistic, traditional design and of course the vibrant green painting. A really clever, upcycling idea, using two chairs and a special chalk paint.

Green garden bench

You sit on your chair like all alone, and on such an ancient garden bench - always in good company. Enriched with white paint, it has an extraordinary romantic shape and has survived the years of lovers who had their first kiss sitting on it.

A unique headboard turned bench finished in florence napoleonic blue

A unique headboard turned bench finished in Florence & Napoleonic Blue Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan & recently featured in This Old House Magazine | By stockist MaK & JiLL of San Clemente, CA

White potting benchhutch with red window

White potting benchhutch with red window

The charming design of this antique garden bench is a perfect combination of beautiful wood form and pleasing appearance. The whole can be used in many ways, including vanity in the bedroom.

Mischa Wood Garden Bench

Mischa Wood Garden Bench

A wooden garden bench crafted of galvanised steel and acacia wood. It's a perfect bench to put on any front porch. It is comfortable and the table in the middle is very handy. Some simple assembly is required.

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Opt for a piece of true refined style with this sublime country styled and antique-looking bench that will prove to be suitable for both your indoor and outdoor setting, while the distressed look provides a certain doze of uniqueness.

Antique victorian black wrought iron rocking garden bench

Antique Victorian Black Wrought Iron Rocking Garden Bench

Butterfly Silver Antique Bench

Butterfly Silver Antique Bench

Fabulous antique style 1-person bench. Its graceful frame is of bronze-finished metal. It has snaky double-rod legs, low rolled arms, aprons with floral scrollwork and a dashy colourful butterfly. Upholstery is of golden fabric with a leaves design.

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Chevrolet themed outdoor bench. Has wheels, of course. A lustrous red finish can't be missed either. Large white Chevrolet sign runs the full backrest length. Wonder if it's DIY! Either way, a cool product.

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How to make a garden bench from a pallet

This picture shows an original element of outdoor decor. This bench features a solid construction from bed. Sitting space is very solid, because it is based on durable, horizontal slats. This comfortable bench looks very stylish.

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Austram Lincoln Bench

Unique design of this outdoor bench has been crafted thorugh the hand-welding technique of metal tubes; the arching back tops off the sleek openwork detailing of diamonds and tear-drop hoops. Green powder coat finish is applied to zinc plating.

Tulip Cast Iron/Aluminum Garden Bench

Featuring beautiful tulip flowers on the back and gracing your garden with the stunning iron and aluminum finish this garden bench will allow you to seat your guests comfortably, when taking a nice, relaxing walk in your backyard.

Finished bench vinyet etc

finished bench | Vin'yet Etc.

Old garden bench

Sometimes the antique garden benches could be reused in the totally new project! This one, when repainted, could be a great pot stand. It will create an impressive green island in the concrete city jungle.

Best Selling  Saint Kitts Cast Aluminum Bench, Green Finish

With the most stunning decorative back, this aluminum bench will prove perfect for your garden, while the green finish will prove both stylish and won't overwhelm your setting, making it the top-notch choice to add to your setting.

Beautiful garden benches

Beautifully accented and structured, this garden bench offers the antique cast iron structure and will simply astonish you with all of its charming and lovely moldings, especially on the back of its design.

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