Luxury Chess Set

Geoffrey Parker is world famous for its luxury games; our luxury chess set is no exception to this. Our boards are Handmade in England and adored by many of the worlds most luxury brands and chess champions alike.

We’re most famous for the commission of the world-famous Boris Spassky and Bobby Fischer’s 1972 World Championship battle in Reykjavik, Iceland. Since then our reputation for quality, design and luxury chess design has been unwavering.

Handmade In England

All of our chess boards, cases and books are handmade in England; our chess sets utilise our leather inlaying skills which were handed down by our founder, Geoffrey. As with all of our games, our luxury chess is customisable with colours, initials, logos and hand embossed messages. All of our board games are available in different finishes or colour combinations so please feel free to get in touch and design your board.

  • Giant Chess Set

    Hand-turned by our master turner out of kiln-dried and seasoned hardwood, these magnificent garden Chess pieces are weighted for stability and lacquered to withstand a sudden downpour of English rain!

    A complete set of 34 pieces (yes, we include extra Queens for Castling) are raised slightly by an inserted rubber ring to remove contact with the damp ground for longevity.

    This set will be the talk of your parties and a great amusement either in the garden or on a beautiful marble entrance hall. Classic; understated elegance and attention to detail, second to none. “One instinctively knows when something is right”.

    Handmade to order over a 4 to 6 month period in hardwoods of your choice – each piece is individually boxed so they can be stowed safely away when the weather turns is inclement.

    Price available on request – this is due to the different wood finishes it’s available in.


  • Traditional Chessmen

    £164.00£905.00 GBP

    Our collection of beautiful hand carved chess sets in the traditional Staunton style, Intricately carved in Rosewood & Boxwood these familiar wooden chessmen are the perfect accompaniment to any collection or board. From our club style Boxwood Staunton sets to our championship Rosewood pieces, browse our collection to find the perfect set for you.

  • Chess Clocks

    £325.00 GBP

    To really complete your Geoffrey Parker chess set – a matching professional Chess clock. Available in all of our Dauphin calf leather colours with contrast trim to colour coordinate with your chessboard these clocks are essential for the avid or professional player.

  • Luxury Leather Chess Board

    £675.00£915.00 GBP

    Right at the core of Geoffrey Parker is our luxury chessboards, handmade to order by our master craftsmen to your design. Our chessboards are compiled from separate pieces of Dauphin calf leather and we can make these boards in numerous chequer sizes, colourways & thicknesses. We tend to make a chequer’s width (where possible) around the playing chequers for the frame so that taken pieces can be put there if required. A non-slip charcoal suedette is used to trim the underside of the chessboards. The two thicknesses of chessboards available are single thick; 18mm / 0.71″ thick, and our double thick; 41mm / 1.61″ thick.

  • Luxury Chess Set (Printed)

    £1,255.00 GBP

    LUXURY CHESS SET

    Our luxury chess set is perfect for a player of any skill level; for those who love a game in the evening to those who play competitively.

    Handmade in our Essex workshops these stunning and vibrant chess set are nothing short of beautiful; created to stay on display they can take pride of place in your living room inviting everybody to play.

    STAUNTON CHESS SET

    This stunning board features our classic Staunton chess set which works harmoniously with this beautiful piece of leatherwork. This luxury chess board features a printed leather chess board with a 51mm chequer sits inside the plinth which then is lifted up to store the 3.75″ triple weighted chessmen stowed snugly in their individual black felt compartments.

    As with all our products, this board is handmade to order. This enables us to offer a high level of customisation, but it does take time to make.

    3.75 Triple Weighted Staunton Chess 

  • Luxury Chess Set & Storage Box

    £1,265.00£1,860.00 GBP

    There is no better accompaniment to a beautiful leather chessboard than a luxurious leather bound chess cabinet or book box to house those precious chessmen. This collection of boxes showcases our stylish ways of presenting your luxury chess set.

  • Children’s Chess Sets

    £1,760.00 GBP

    Adding a touch of fun & nostalgia to our chess sets; we utilise our printing machine to recreate a series of themed watercolour illustrations onto our luxury leather chess sets. Themed children’s chess sets include J.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit and Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes. They are all completed with a set of hand-painted crushed stone & resin chessmen.

  • Luxury Metal Chessmen

    £2,385.00 GBP

    A modern variation on the classic chess sets of the past. These contemporary chessmen showcase the twinning of metal & leather to stunning effect. Winner of the converted Design Centre award in 1977 for the two sets created for HM The Queen’s Silver Jubilee.

    The King’s playing pieces; the Rook and Knight are embossed with his crown (the Bishops being divine without allegiance to Crown only to God) and of course, there are a pair of extra Queens as well. The set is hand inlaid throughout in our Dauphin calf leather. The King stands 57.33 mm / 2.25″ and suits a chessboard chequer size of 45 mm / 1.77″.

  • Custom Chess Set Staunton

    £2,400.00£4,500.00 GBP

    Our luxury chess plinths are as iconic as the game itself, hand-bound in leather on our signature scallop-sided plinth.  These sets are available in our specialist gaming calf leather and exotic water-snake across different sizes & styles of chessmen.

  • Bedouin Chess

    £2,450.00£2,995.00 GBP

    Our stunning bedouin chess set can be completed with Dauphin calf leather or watersnake depending on your preference. If you’d like to see a range of colours available in our water snake leather please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

  • Staunton Chess Book Box and Board

    £2,655.00£3,815.00 GBP
    Our stylish & luxurious book boxes are the perfect accessory for the gentleman who loves playing chess.

    Bound by hand in our finest calf leather, these beautiful hand embossed book boxes are the ultimate housing for your chess set. Inside the box is a sumptuous suede recess for your chessmen to sit comfortably and safely when not in play. The “pages” of the “books” can either be suede to match the inside or leather. The embossing to the spine can be in gold or silver and the key lock will be made to match.

    A matching inlaid leather chessboard can be supplied to complement these luxury book boxes.

  • Modern Chess Set

    £3,430.00£4,155.00 GBP

    Our striking modern ‘Silver Jubilee’ chess set is the perfect luxury addition to any contemporary chess collection. Handmade to order & bound in our finest leather (a choice of Dauphin Calf or Water-Snake) these chess sets twin modern engineering with traditional leather craft.