Mattresses of distinction since 1927 Provenance and Passion With almost 100 years knowledge, experience and passion invested in handcrafting the finest mattresses in the UK Burgess’ collections offer the supreme comfort and supportive qualities required for a lasting healthy night’s sleep.
Unique spring combinations for perfect support..
Burgess offer different pocket springing systems within their mattress ranges and when combined with the finest fillings, offer unrivalled support.
Make an informed choice..
You spend a third of your lifetime in bed, so choosing the correct mattress is paramount. Spend as much time as possible lying on the bed. Don’t be hurried. Feel the comfort, choose the fabric, make the bed bespoke to you. We are all individuals and buying a new bed is an important decision. If sufficient time is spent on the selection then you can enjoy the benefits of your new bed for years to come.
All Burgess mattresses feature:
Thousands of individually pocketed springs for targeted body support
Genuine hand side stitched mattress borders
Traditional hand tufting and hand sewn flag stitched handles
Solid nickel mesh ventilators to help the mattress breathe
The best guaranteed quality fillings
A full ten year guarantee.
The Finest Materials..
Wherever possible, Burgess use natural upholstery fillings. Understanding these fillings and their particular qualities is what makes Burgess renowned for product quality and longevity.
Cashmere "Kashmir": is simply a fibre obtained from goats, mostly from Cashmere or Pashmina Goats.
Characteristics: Soft, Warm, Light & Strong
Cotton: is a soft, fluffy staple fibre which grows in a boll or a protective case. Plant fibres which is almost pure cellulose.
Characteristics: Soft, Lightweight, Absorbant, which makes it a suitable filling for warmer climates.
Coir: is a very tough and elastic fibre which is from the outer husk of the coconut and is naturally adaptive to the human body.
Characteristics: Water resistant & Strong
Flax: is one of the oldest fibre crops in the world and is extracted from the skin of the stem of the flax plant. As a filling, it absorbs and releases humidity quickly.
Characteristics: Soft, Lustrous, Flexible
Loose Long Stranded Hair: derives from the tails of cattle and, when hand teased, is one of the finest filling materials available, being very resilient, highly durable and with an inherent ability to recover to its original shape. The process of hand teasing further enhances the natural characteristics and creates a more breathable and luxurious filling.
Characteristics: Resilient, Durable, Soft
Hessian: is derived from the skin of the Jute plant and is used for insulating the mattress spring offering breathability without affecting the free movement of the spring
Characteristics: Strong, Resilient, Flexible, Breathable, Absorbant
Horse Tail: is taken from the mane and tail and is the strongest, longest and most course natural fibre with an open core. Creating a natural micro climate, it transports humidity away from the body. Hand Teasing enhances the springiness of the fibre within the mattress.
Latex: is a natural material produced from the sap of the rubber tree (Heves Brasiliensis) and has an in-built recovery memory keeping the mattress plump and with a springy feel. Latex is hypoallergenic and is naturally resistant to mould and mildew.
Mohair: from the Angora goat is a highly sought-after fibre offering a soft and luxurious feel. This fine wool-like fibre offers insulation and durability.
Natural Plastic: is a crop-based fibre derived from corn or bamboo. Otherwise known as PLA or Ingeo, this fibre provides stability and low moisture absorption.
Pure New Lambswool: is an ideal soft and supportive comfort layer providing warmth in colder months and cooling in warmer months.
Silk: is one of the oldest and most sensuous materials offering luxury and an in-built micro climate.
Wool: is natural, sustainable and strong with inherent insulating and fire retardant properties. This versatile fibre is also biodegradable and hypoallergenic.