Glasswells in Ipswich

Come and visit Glasswells in Ipswich; our second largest showroom..

Being East Anglia’s largest home department stores, you are guaranteed to find everything you could possibly desire for your home, with over 200 fabulous sofa collections, more than 80 stunning dining collections, over 50 beautiful bedroom ranges, and 100 luxury beds.

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Come and visit Glasswells in Ipswich; our second largest showroom.

Being East Anglia’s largest home department stores, you are guaranteed to find everything you could possibly desire for your home, with over 200 fabulous sofa collections, more than 80 stunning dining collections, over 50 beautiful bedroom ranges, and 100 luxury beds.

A comprehensive range of products in a wide variety of styles can always be found in store, with friendly expert advisers on hand to assist you making the choice you’ll love.

Providing the ideal showcase for our unique fusion of home furnishings, as well as our restaurant The Place to Eat and plenty of free parking, it’s the perfect chance to give the home you love a fresh look for less.

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Glasswells Ltd.
Glasswells Retail Park,
Ranelagh Road,
Ipswich, Suffolk,


Tel: 01473 253164


SUNDAY 10:30AM – 4:30PM

Glasswells in Ipswich is handily located off the A14, easily accessed via A12. Locally, Ipswich Railway Station is located just 1.4 miles from the store. Several bus routes also run past Glasswells.

With the River Orwell running past our second largest showroom, as well as Christchurch Park and Ipswich Waterfront situated just 1.5 miles from the store, with historical walking areas and landmarks to appreciate, make a day out of your visit to our Ipswich showroom. The store itself is off the A14 Junction 54.




Sofas & Chairs

Our furniture department is full of brilliant designer furniture items that are not only impressive, but provide support and comfort for years. We stock a vast range of gorgeous sofas and chairs, including recliner optionscorner groups and full suites, to ensure there is something for everybody’s wants and needs.

Each sofa is available in an extensive range of fabrics, leathers and colours, with matching chairsfootstools and scatter cushions available to complete the look. We have all the latest ranges from famous brands such as G PlanParker KnollErcolOrla KielyStressless and many more.

Whether you are looking for something chic, traditional, contemporary or bold, there is a variety for each taste and interior design. It doesn’t matter if you are needing to revolutionise your living room in a hurry, or require some extra seating for your guests, you will find the perfect style to suit your home at Glasswells.

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Dining & Living Furniture

Dining furniture is a fantastic investment, creating happy memories of family celebrations and touching moments such as Sunday family lunches and social gatherings; our stylish selection offers functional solutions whilst making your space feel homely and tranquil.

We have the answer to flexible dining and entertaining, thanks to a great selection of extendable dining tables, offering style and functionality to all homes. In a hurry? Why not explore our express delivery dining furniture. Our selection is great for last minute plans to ensure you can accommodate your guests!

Don’t forget to explore our complete dining collections, available in a vast range of modern and traditional styles including warm oak, soothing painted finishes and industrial metallic designs.

You can complete your desired interior look within your living room too. Choose from a variety of matching sideboardsbookcasesTV units and display cabinets to suit your interior design choice and style.

With dining sets from leading brands including Ercol, there is nowhere better than Glasswells to ensure your furniture maintains the pristine condition it arrives in.

Browse our Dining & Living Furniture

Beds & Mattresses

Beds are a necessary investment for your home and wellbeing and at the Glasswells Sleep Lab, there is everything you need to create your ideal bedroom. From ottoman and divan bedsmetal and upholstered bed frames and bunk beds, just to name a few options, we will have the perfect choice for you.

The most crucial part of your bedroom is your mattress. The right mattress is the key to waking up feeling revitalised every time. Our sumptuous selection of mattresses will cater to every preference. Whether you are looking for pocket springopen coil or memory foam, we are sure to have the best one for you and your needs.

In a hurry? Why not explore our express delivery beds and mattresses. Our selection is great for last minute plans to ensure you can accommodate your guests!

As part of the National Bed Federation’s (NBF) Retail Champion Scheme, you can be assured that at least 50% of the UK brands we stock here at Glasswells are from NBF approved members.

Stocking leading brands including TempurHypnosEmma and Relyon to name a few, you can be assured the quality you will experience will be second-to-none. Available in sizes from single right through to super king, visit us today and let our experts help you transform your sleep.

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Bedroom Furniture

Create the warm and tranquil bedroom of your dreams, with plenty to choose from for every element of your bedroom including wardrobeschests of drawersdressing tables and stools, bedside tablesmirrors and much more.

Wanting furniture that is stunning yet offers innovative storage solutions? Nolte pride themselves on innovative design, full of clever features which utilise every inch of your bedroom, gaining you storage space you never knew you had! Visit us today and speak to our experts, who will unlock your bedroom's full potential!

Our bedroom collections, from leading brands including Nolte, and Ercol, will turn any bedroom into a serene space. Whether you are looking to update one item, or wanting to refresh your entire bedroom, you will find unrivalled choice and quality in our store, with full-sized bedroom displays, to inspire customers.

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Carpets & Flooring

As Suffolk’s largest independent flooring retailer, we offer a comprehensive range of over 10,000 carpets and hard flooring options. Whether it be plush carpets, luxury vinyl tiles, beautifully engineered wooden or laminate flooring, you’ll find just what your home is looking for at Glasswells. We also have a brilliant range of value stock carpets, perfect for when you’re in a hurry, with express fitting available.

Our flooring professionals will guide you through the whole process, from helping you choose your dream flooring in store, to providing a free home measure and estimate before fitting your new flooring.

With many big names to choose from including Amtico and Karndean, both renowned for their combination of style and durability, visit one of our stores today to unlock your home’s potential.

We also stock over 500 beautiful rugs that are sure to add warmth to a room and change its dynamic. Whether you are looking for something simple yet chic, or are wanting to add a striking focal point within your space, you are sure to find your favourite one in store today.

Browse our Carpets & Flooring

Curtains & Blinds

Curtains and blinds are the finishing touches to your interior design and our department is an inspiration hub for interiors, stocking a vast array of designer fabrics, colours, textures and prints. 

Our made-to-measure service allows you to choose from 1000’s of fabrics to create fabulous made-to-measure curtains and blinds, providing a gorgeous backdrop or focal point for any interior. From gentle ice cream pastels to glamorous plums and golds, there is a variety for each taste, trend and desire.

Made-to-measure blinds are made specifically to fit your window, no matter the size, height, shape or anything else. We will consider light diffusion, privacy, thermal and insulation properties to get the blind that matches your requirements. With a great choice, Roller, Vertical, Venetian, Duplex Day-to-Night and Roman blinds just to name a few, you are sure to find your perfect blind at Glasswells.

An easy and cost efficient way to instantly change the ambience and dynamic of any room, readymade curtains can meet many of your needs. Luxuriously stylish and functional, our collection includes pencil pleat and eyelet headings, from brands such as Laura Ashley and Orla Kiely adding a luxury look to your home.

Explore our soft furnishings department and complete your space with beautifully crafted window dressings at Glasswells.

Browse our Curtains & Blinds


Lighting isn’t only key to showing your home at its best, but also for creating the perfect ambience within your room. An atmospheric ceiling light hung over your dining table, an eye-catching chandelier to establish a bold talking point, or a flush fitting light to create a clean look.

Magnificently curated, our lighting collections will add sophistication, elegance and subtle style to your home. The collection encompasses everything you need for beautiful lighting around your entire home, and even your garden. From slick floor lamps to traditional wall lights and fascinating table lamps, each item will certainly add brightness and character to any room.

At Glasswells, whether your home is a contemporary oasis or full of traditional charm, with the latest offerings from leading brands DarLaura AshleyDavid Hunt to name a few, you will find just the light to enhance your room both day and night.

Browse our Lighting

Home Office Furniture

Working from home? Set up the perfect home office that encourages productivity with the help of some brand-new home office furniture from Glasswells. Our grand range of office furniture consists of office chairsdesksfiling cabinets and much more, which all have been carefully crafted by some of the top names, including Stressless and Venjakob.

Need something in a hurry? Why not explore our express delivery home office furniture? Our selection is great for last minute changes, avoiding any inconvenience and also ensures you are able to complete your day's work in absolute comfort! 

With such a variety to choose from, you will be able to turn any room into an inspiring place to work.

Browse our Home Office Furniture


Glasswells kitchenware has everything from essential appliances, small electricals, such as kettles and toasterskitchen knives and saucepans. Whether you are revamping your kitchen, Christmas shopping or wedding gift shopping, you are in the right place.

Extend your kitchen’s style to your dining table and serve to impress with our stylish range of tableware. From dinner sets and drinkware, right through to casserole dishes and salt and pepper mills, you’ll find the perfect serveware in a range of colours and styles in store. Ramekins can turn a buffet into a feast for the eyes, while teapots and cafetières can transform an afternoon cup of tea into an occasion to remember.

As always, we can spoil you with choice, but the quality is something that we prize very highly as a constant in all our products. Whether you’re a seasoned home chef or are looking to take your cooking to new heights, you’ll unlock a whole new range of possibilities with the huge range of quality kitchenware from leading brands, including Le Creuset, Smeg, Arthur Price and Stellar

Shop the full range now and unlock your full culinary potential!

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Bedding & Bathroom

Elevate your sleeping experience with our premium bed linen, crafted to the highest standards of quality and luxury; enjoy a variety of designs that cater to all styles of interiors. Discover a huge array of duvet sets and covers, fitted sheets, and so much more in a range of colours, styles and sizes single all the way through to super king.

A good night's sleep starts with the right bedding, and our collection of duvets, pillows & protectors are the perfect way to achieve the ultimate comfort. Our duvets provide warmth with multiple sizes and tog ratings for all seasons, whilst our mattress & pillow protectors are designed to keep your bedding clean and fresh and pillows in a variety of sizes and firmness levels to cater for your individual sleeping preference.

Looking for the perfect addition to your bedding collection? Look no further than our bed accessories boasting a variety of bedspreads & throws, blankets and cushions. Our products have been designed with your comfort in mind, so you can enjoy the ultimate night's sleep in style. Explore through our top brands such as Cath KidstonMorris & Co, Sophie Allport and Ted Baker, just to name a few.

We also stock a huge variety of bathroom accessories, to expand your style to your ensuite or bathroom. From towels and bath mats to bathroom accessories and cabinets find all your essentials here. Shop designer bathroom accessories from the likes of Vossen, Christy and Showerdrape and bring a spa-like ambience into your bathroom. 

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Our Services

Deliveries & Collections

We offer a click and collect service from this store, or Furniture items can be collected from our central warehouse, also in Bury St Edmunds.

Your order will be ready for collection from our stores the very next day, after 12pm, seven days a week.

Our delivery service runs Monday to Friday from 8:00am – 5:00pm and is an efficient service by our specialist team. We also provide a two-hour time slot the day before your delivery.

The drivers not only will deliver your new furniture to your room of choice in an immaculate condition, but will take any packaging away with them, meaning you can enjoy your furniture as soon as it arrives.

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Car Parking

We understand that shopping can become stressful when you can’t find a parking space within close proximity of where you need to be.

This is why at our inspiring Ipswich showroom, we have a free onsite car park for all our customers, with over 200 car spaces.

Free Flooring Consultation & Measuring

Our free consultation and measuring service includes an estimate before fitting using our efficient, computerised system.

At Glasswells, we can provide all customers with a sample of carpet to ensure the right choice is made before the process starts, enabling you to see the how lighting can affect the appearance as well as ensuring it matches with your existing or new décor effortlessly.  Just ask one of our experts and leave the rest up to us.

You can either make an appointment with one of our experts, or come into our branch to browse the collections freely and start your journey to your new flooring. Book your free measure today and let our experts bring all your flooring dreams to life!

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Interior Design Centre

Our Design Centre showcases hundreds of pattern books from leading fabric designers. With so much choice available, the area provides a comfortable and spacious place for you to relax and spend time matching colours and patterns.

Our fully trained and qualified interior designers can work from plans, architects’ drawings and space plans and can allow for integration with your smart home devices such as Alexa or Google Home, all at a reasonable design fee.

First, one of our interior designers will visit your home to discuss your needs, taking into consideration your timescale, budget and any other factors necessary. A design scheme will then be created and you will be asked to come into store so we can present you with the proposal, in which full costings will be calculated and delivery dates can be discussed in more detail. You can then leave the rest to us, and upon completing, the designer will be on hand for any finishing touches.

At a reasonable design fee, why not let us do all the work? You won’t be disappointed.

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Curtain & Blind Consultation

Our spacious Bury St Edmunds store is full of inspiration to ensure that you can find your dream window dressing with our exceptional top quality made-to-measure service offers, with a professional fitting service available.

Made-to-measure curtains are the perfect choice to meet every need. Be confident in your choice and experience the touch and feel of each fabric individually, with our large selection of designer fabrics available to view in store.

Our large range of blind designs and models mean we really can find the perfect blind to dress even the most difficult windows, bi-fold doors and shaped gable ends.

What’s more, our made-to-measure service includes free window measuring in the local area and professional fitting is also available. Visit our store today and speak to our experts or book yourself a consultation and measure for free! It’s as easy as 1,2,3.

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The Place to Eat Restaurant

If you fancy a break from browsing the store, then The Place to Eat restaurant provides the perfect pit-stop.

Quality and taste are everything to us, from the warm welcome you receive from our friendly staff to the freshness of our dishes, each individually made to order in our kitchens.

Our fresh homemade baked treats are loved by so many customers, and our restaurant is a great place to catch up with friends.

Our naughty but nice bakes include: our signature Scones, Cheesecake, Sponge Puddings, Carrot, Victoria or Lemon cakes, Brownies, Shortbread, fruit slices and so many more mouth-watering treats for you to try.

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G is for Green Glasswells

Low Emission Removal Trucks

In 2014 Glasswells started replacing their fleet of removal trucks, with six low emission, ultra-efficient DAF Euro 6 Removal trucks.

The 15 ton HGVs can take up to five containers and have been specially developed for maximum transport efficiency offering low operational costs, optimum vehicle performance and an even higher level of driver safety and comfort.

Environmentally, the trucks satisfy the EU Directive on low emissions and, therefore, can be used to enter low-emission zones throughout Europe such as London and Paris.

As well as these large investments, recycling of cardboard, plastic, mattresses, carpets and underlay is pursued at every opportunity.

Our stores, the huge range of services we offer, and the eclectic selection of products we stock may have grown vastly from our humble beginnings, but our commitment to each of our customers and our passion for transforming homes remains at the forefront of everything we do.

Visit us today and be inspired with all we have to offer. For more inspiration, plus our latest offers and products, make sure to like and follow our Facebook page.

Visit Glasswells in Ipswich and immerse into a spectacular phenomenon like never before… it’s what your home’s been waiting for.

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We would love to share the story of Glasswells; from selling second-hand furniture to becoming the largest home department store in East Anglia. Step back in time and see the story unfold…

Read the History of Glasswells