Your Trusted Timber Merchants and Bespoke Woodworking Specialists in Brentwood, Essex

The Essex branch of E O Burton, is conveniently located next to Thorndon Country Park. This proximity to the park holds a special historical significance, as the company's location used to serve as the sawmill for Thorndon Country Park in the past.

Having been a vital part of the local community for many years, E O Burton continues to honour this legacy by providing high-quality timber products and services to customers in Essex and beyond. 

With a strong focus on customer satisfaction and a deep-rooted history in the area, E O Burton remains a trusted timber merchant for all your timber needs.

Located in the London commuter belt, just 20 miles from Charing Cross and close to the M25 motorway. Visit our location to explore our wide range of timber products or contact us for expert advice and assistance.

Nik Chilcott, manager of e o burton in essex

I'm Nik and i manage the Essex branch of E O Burton.

In 1979, Nik Chilcott embarked on his journey in the timber trade through an apprenticeship with the National Sawmilling Association. After successfully completing his apprenticeship and attaining advanced levels in wood machining, he swiftly ascended the ranks to become a foreman overseeing a timber mill for a prominent company in East London. In 1986, he made the strategic move to join Essex Mouldings Ltd, now known as E.O. Burton & Co Ltd. With his wealth of experience, Nik transitioned into sales before ultimately assuming the role of General Manager at our Essex branch.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Nik indulges in his passion for crafting both working and static models, a hobby he has dedicated over 50 years to perfecting.

Brentwood, Essex

E O Burton & Co Ltd                    
Thorndon Sawmills
The Avenue
CM13 3RZ

Opening Times:

Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

01277 260810