Thumb Latches

Our Hand Forged Thumb Latches are traditional Suffolk latches for ledge and brace doors. Early versions of this type of latch date back to the thirteenth century.

Products
  • Suffolk Latch Hand Forged in Black Beeswax
    Suffolk thumb latch
  • Suffolk Latch Pewter
    Suffolk Latch in Pewter on door
  • Gothic Thumb Latch Black Beeswax
    Thumb Latch on door, heavy duty latch
  • Gothic Thumb Latch Hand Forged Pewter
  • Suffolk Latch Fine Handle Black Beeswax, iron latch handle
    Suffolk Latch Fine Handle on door
  • Suffolk Latch Fine Handle Hand Forged Pewter
  • Suffolk latch with T bar
    Door fitted with a Suffolk latch with T bar
  • Suffolk Latch with T Bar In Pewter
    Decorative Suffolk latch
  • Tuscan Latch in Bleack Beeswax
    hand forged thumb latch
  • Tuscan latch in pewter
    Detail of pewter thumb latch
  • Heavy Gothic Latch Black Beeswax
    Arrow end detail of Heavy Gothic Latch
  • Large Gothic latch in black beeswax
    Large gothic latch detail
  • Large Gothic latch in pewter
    Thumb latch detail
  • Black Thumb Latch
    Suffolk latch on door

Thumb Latches

Our Hand Forged Thumb Latches are traditional Suffolk latches for ledge and brace doors. Early versions of this type of latch date back to the thirteenth century. Suffolk Latches are a great choice for period properties. Our latches are hand forged in mild steel with a choice of black beeswax or rustic pewter finishes and co-ordinate with our matching Hand Forged Hinges. These thumb latches are suitable for interior doors only. For exterior doors please see the Stonebridge Thumb Latch with Armor-Coat®.