The Barrowford High Back Chair

Available in three sizes the Barrowford high back chair by Rise & Recline is the perfect fit, whether used as a fireside chair, day chair or in a bedroom, this is a cleanly styled armchair that can be tailored to the individual needs of each customer. The Barrowford high back chair is made to fit your body for comfort with a maximum weight capacity of 20 stone.

UK Made Chair

The Barrowford High Back Chair

  • 20 Stone Max Weight Capacity
  • Wood Style Options
  • Designed to suit your home and look exquisite
  • Head cover and head pillow available
  • Custom built to fit your body
  • Accessories for additional comfort
  • 5 Year Warranty optional 5 year care plan

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UK Made Chair



Sizes Seat Height Seat Depth Seat Width Back Height Arm Height
Small 17" 18" 20" 27" 7"
Medium 19" 18" 20" 27.5" 7.5"
Large 20" 18" 20" 27" 6.5"



Wood Finish Options

High quality polished wood knuckles for extra leverage and convenience.

Available in 2 frame colours:




Optional Wings

Traditional style wing for additional upper body support.

Removable Seat

Removable and reversible fitted cushion that allows pressure care options

Fabrics to compliment your home styling and comfort needs

Rise & Recline Limited understand your home styling and personal preference on fabrics to compliment your decor is important. Which is why we offer a huge range of the finest upholstery fabrics for your handmade furniture. All sourced from reputable upholstery mills, you can have almost any fabric, from luxury chenilles, right through to leathers and specialist healthcare fabrics.

Fabric Swatches

Standard Range

A luxury range offering a wide variety of colours and finish.

Fabric Swatches

Standard Washable

Keep your loose covers and accessories clean with the machine washable range.

Fabric Swatches


For those who want that little extra care for accidental spillages.

Fabric Swatches


High quality finished Leather.


Medical Conditions

The made to measure Royal chair back design provides a more flexible support. The three zipped bolster cushions are on Velcro which means you can easily adjust the cushions to give more head or lumber support. Combined with the correct mechanism it is an ideal option for anyone disabled, as well as a host of other “chronic” medical conditions.

Please ensure you seek the advice of a Rise & Recline trained person before making your mechanism selection.

Measurements of a person to chair size

Comfort – because it’s made to measure your body shape

Control – because it’s designed around your needs

Without Compromise – because you’re investing in your wellbeing, independence and a beautiful piece of furniture

Rise & Recline is the only British Medical Device certified manufacturer making “made to measure bespoke furniture” for comfort & control, without compromise.

Imagine a chair built to your exact physical requirements

Whether you have medical conditions which need to be factored in, or simply want the upmost in comfort, Rise & Recline chairs provide you with the ultimate solution – because it’s designed for you.

Rise & Recline unique 7 point fit & medical condition consultation

Arm styles design options for added functionality and looks

Rise and recliner mechanism options for near zero gravity relief


Now imagine a chair that looks exactly as you want it to

With an almost unlimited array of fabrics including leather, with a choice of styles that look great and support you better.

Designed to suit your home and look exquisite

Arm Caps and Head Cover in the same fabric

Fabric protection options


Then add in special features to assist or enhance your comfort

With a variety of functional comfort options – combined with medical solutions to make things easier for you day to day.

Integrated USB point

Choice of massage functions

Overhead, flexi-position, reading light

Choice of pressure relief solutions

Side transfer arm options for those with restricted mobility


A choice of warranties to give you total peace of mind

Manufacturers warranty, this is 5 year warranty on the frame, mechanism and mechanics of the product and does not cover stains, fabric wear or tears.

Staingard warranty is 5 year comprehensive care plan. It provides cover for your chair against stains and accidental damage. It also covers structural defects either not covered in, or exceeding the manufacturers 5 year warranty. Any Staingard policy purchased to insure a Rise & Recline product is an independent agreement between the customer and Staingard.


Removable Head Cover

The top of the backrest is subjected to heavier wear than other areas of the chair. Protect your investment with a head cover that can be easily replaced when it wears out.

Tailored Head Pillows

For extra comfort and support, made in matching or complementary fabric. Providing added comfort plus a stylish addition. Zippable for adding or removing filling.

Rise & Recline 5 Year Manufacturers Warranty

What's Covered?

 5 years wood frame, mechanism and electrics

12 months on fabric and foam

What's Not?

Everyday wear and tear

Deliberate damage

Abuse or neglect

Removal of odours

Stains or damage


Accumulated multiple stains

Wear and tear and gradual build up of stains

Build up of bodily fluid stains (such as bodily oils/hair gels etc)

What do you get?

Standard furniture manufacturers warranty

Admin and Claims?

Contact Rise & Recline during normal office hours

Staingard 5 Year Care Plan

What's Covered?


Anything you or your pets can eat drink or pass.

Anything used for cooking, cleaning or cosmetics.

Paints, ink and glue (inc superglue)

Plus acids, dyes, bleaches, caustic and corrosive substances.

Dye transfer

Accidental Damage

Rips, tears, scuff, punctures & burns

Scratches, chips and dents, heat rings, water marks

Pet Damage (3 claims)

Structural Defects Cover

Gives cover for a period of five years from the date of purchase

Peeling of veneered or laminated finishes

Lifting or peeling of hide on leather components

What's Not?

Furniture used in commercial premises

Deliberate damage

Abuse or neglect

Removal of odours

Unidentified stains or damage


Accumulated multiple stains

Wear and tear and gradual build up of stains

Build up of bodily fluid stains (such as bodily oils/hair gels etc)

What do you get?

All chairs ordered with a Staingard Care Plan are despatched with the appropriate care kits

Stain Gard

Stain Gard

Admin and Claims?


Once the furniture is delivered, Staingard gets notified and the policy is created.

A certificate of insurance is issued within 14 days.

The terms and conditions are explained in full on the policy and a procedure for making a claim detailed.

Details can be viewed and amends requested online.

Certificates can be printed instore if required.

Claims Procedure

The customer must contact Staingard as soon as possible and no longer than 7 days after the event.

Staingard can be contacted by phone however the preferred route is online, 24/7, 365 days a year

Online claims are validated within 3 hours of the next working day.

Valid claims will be offered an appointment for a technician to call with 5 days.

If Staingard are unable to resolve the problem, they will offer a replacement.