Basingstoke Store

Winchester Road, Basingstoke,
Hampshire. RG22 6HN

01256 637477

basingstokestore@axminster.co.uk

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 7pm
Saturday 9am - 5.30pm
Sunday 10.30am - 4.30pm (browsing from 10am)
Basingstoke Store
Tool Sharpening

Tool Sharpening

Our experts can sharpen your plane blades, woodturning gouges, carving chisels...

Free Car Parking

Free Car Parking

As part of our service parking is free to all customers.

Refreshments

Time to refuel?

If you're not in a hurry to leave why not take your tea break in store.

Axminster Finance

Axminster Finance

Let your tools pay for themselves - we can explain your finance options - find out more

Apple Pay

Apple Pay

A simple and secure way to pay with your iPhone 6 or Apple Watch.

Click & Collect

Can’t wait for delivery? Why not collect in store!

Check store stock and reserve tools online, then collect in store

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360° Virtual Tour

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Welcome to the Basingstoke store virtual tour. Providing you a great opportunity to explore all that Axminster Tools & Machinery has to offer.

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Axminster Store Events

Events

Come to an event and be inspired by our experts and special guests as they give practical demonstrations

Our free events offer a great opportunity to learn a new skill and meet like-minded people. Try the latest tools and machinery - we'll encourage you to get involved. If you need professional advice, our experts are always happy to help.

You can also expect exclusive offers throughout the store so take a look at our calendar and we'll look forward to seeing you!

January 2018

Saturday 27th January
10:00am - 4:00pm

New Hobby, New Year - New You - Basingstoke Store

Why not start the New Year with a New Hobby?

Join us in store as our skilled specialists show you how to make a start on wood carving and pyrography. Using a range of carving tools including the renowned Flexcut brand beginners kit and our own Axminster detail carving sets, we'll demonstrate just how easy it is to take your first steps on an exciting creative journey. On the day, we'll show just how easy it is to achieve satisfying results with pyrography - using the Antex Fire Writer kit and the Axminster Variable Output Pyrography station. Whether carving or pyrography - or both - we're sure you'll come away feeling inspired to learn an absorbing and enriching new hobby.

February 2018

Sunday 4th February
10:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

Mike Spaven and David Stratton from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT1416VS lathe and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards.

April 2018

Sunday 8th April
9:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

Colin Spain and Richard Davies from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT1416VS lathe, and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards. They will be focusing on winged bowls and off centre turning.

June 2018

Sunday 3rd June
9:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

John Sherwood and Brian Wooldridge from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT2030VS lathe, and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards. They will be focusing on green woodturning with thin walls.

August 2018

Sunday 5th August
9:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

Robert Grant and Phil Woolstencroft from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT2030VS lathe, and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards. They will be making candle sticks and big bowls.

October 2018

Sunday 7th October
9:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

Rodney Goodship and Denis Findlay from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT1416VS lathe, and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards. They will be making candle sticks and boxes.

December 2018

Sunday 2nd December
10:30am - 3:30pm

Woodturning With The Surrey Association Of Woodturners - Basingstoke Store

Tony Wellbelove and Phil Hamilton from the Surrey Association of Woodturners will be in store demonstrating on the Axminster Trade Series AT1416VS lathe, and offering advice and tips for woodturners of all standards. They will be making candles sticks, Christmas things and looking at inside out turning.


We enjoy conversing with our customers about their interests & tools... Simon Jones (Manager)
Basingstoke Store Manager and Deputy Mangager
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