The Norfolk Wrought Iron Door Latch is crafted with period authenticity, by blacksmiths in our New England forge. is handcrafted in our New England forge by our skilled blacksmiths, for strength and durability. Wrought Iron is a great choice for updating your doors, armoires, and gates, and this Norfolk latch is designed with solid construction and authentic Colonial, Country styling that will add more interest to your home's decor. It comes complete with mounting hardware will provide years of quality and lasting beauty We add a protective black finish that will protect your latch for many years. This Norfolk Latch can be used to open your door or a gate from either direction. Note that the thumb latch is stationary. This textured Latch measures 7-3/4 inches H x 1-3/4 inches W x 2 inch projection. (See 'Measurement Table' below, for more measurement information). It is sold individually and comes complete with mounting hardware.
There were two types of latches that were used back in Colonial times. The Norfolk and Suffolk type that were most commonly used in Colonial times, the Norfolk being the more primitive of the two...with the main difference being that both ends of the Norfolk Latch's handle are fixed to a single backplate, where as the Suffolk's handle has two backplates, one at each end.
Height: 7-3/4 inches
Width: 1-3/4 inches
Projection: 2 inches
Handle Height: 4 inches
Hardware included: Slotted screws are included