Wood paints

All of our Wood Paint colours are named after the local area and nature within that inspires us so much. This high-performing range can be used on all types of exterior and interior wood. Thorndown Wood Paint is water-based with virtually no VOC or odour and creates a long-lasting, hard-wearing coating that will look great for years.

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  • A soft grey green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A soft green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 160 60 15 Mild Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 160 60 15 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 160 60 15 Mild Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 160 60 15 Mild Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • A deep  green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A strong green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 130 50 20 Spanish Green tones well with any colour or planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 130 50 20 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 130 50 20 Spanish Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 130 50 20 Spanish Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • A soft grey green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A strong green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 140 60 10 Silver Linden Grey tones well with any colour or planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 140 60 10 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 140 60 10 Silver Linden Grey Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 140 60 10 Silver Linden Grey Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Yellow-Rattle-flower Thorndown Yellow Rattle Wood Paint image

    Yellow wood paint inspired by the Yellow Rattle wildflower found in the fields of Somerset whose dried seed heads rattle gently in the breeze!

    This slightly acidic bright yellow is a bespoke Wood Paint colour based on RAL 1016.

    High performing exterior and interior eco wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s. Made with architectural-grade VOC free colour pigments.

    This Yellow Rattle Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • A soft green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A strong green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 140 60 20 Spinach Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 140 60 20 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 140 60 20 Spinach Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 140 60 20 Spinach Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Soft light green wood paint with a hint of greyness . A designer choice for use inside and out.. A green that visually works well with other colours and materials. RAL 170 60 15 Bitter Clover Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 170 60 15 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 170 60 15 Bitter Clover Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 170 60 15 Bitter Clover Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • A very deep dark green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A strong green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 140 30 05 Black Forest Green tones well with any colour or planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 140 30 05 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 140 30 05 Black Forest Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 140 30 05 Black Forest Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • A soft green wood paint. The classic choice for use inside and out.. A strong green that visually works incredibly well with other colours and materials. RAL 160 60 20 Douglas Fir Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 160 60 20 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 160 60 20 Douglas Fir Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 160 60 20 Douglas Fir Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Careful how you pronounce this soft green wood paint. A designer choice for use inside and out.. A green that visually works well with other colours and materials. RAL 170 50 15 Fuchsite (Crystal) Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 170 50 15 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 170 50 15 Fuchsite Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 170 50 15 Fuchsite Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Mid soft green wood paint. A designer choice for use inside and out.. A green that visually works well with other colours and materials. RAL 170 50 20 Blackberry Leaf Green tones well with many colours and planting schemes. Very practical and long lasting, RAL 170 50 20 Wood Paint is fade resistant. RAL 170 50 20 Blackberry Leaf Green Wood Paint works equally well on modern or classic buildings and timber products. We are lucky to be able to replicate any RAL Classic or RAL design Colour in our Wood Paint. Please get in contact if there are any other RAL colours you require. This RAL 170 50 20 Blackberry Leaf Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Green-Wood-Wood-Paint-painted-pyramid Thorndown-Green-Wood-Wood-Paint
    GREEN WOOD – translucent wood paint with a mid-green that makes bare wood look like timber freshly treated with preservatives, or the fresh look of wood lying on the floor of a glade.

    A natural looking green wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Rhyne-Green_2500 Thorndown-Rhyne-Green-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    RHYNE GREEN – in Somerset the ditches dug for drainage at the sides of Wetlands fields are referred to as a Rhyne. Rhyne Green represents these waterways brimming with life from the prettiest yellow-green algae to the wild flowers covering the banks. A beautiful yellow-green with a delicacy that is refreshing and full of life.

    A light pastel yellow - green wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wetlands-Green-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    WETLANDS GREEN – a pretty green with a blueness to it that reflects the lushness of the wetlands.

    Slightly blue green wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Marshland-Green_2500 Thorndown-Marshland-Green-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    MARSHLAND GREEN – a wonderfully bold green with a deep blue strength to the back colour that makes it feel alive.

    Strong blue green wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Launcherley-Blue_2500 Thorndown-Launcherley-Blue-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    LAUNCHERLEY BLUE – brother in blue to Brue Blue this handsome blue is inspired by the pool-like depths of the waters and skies of local Launcherley, heralding the approach to Glastonbury. A classical blue with a stronger blue depth than Brue and a smokiness that makes you want to dive into its embrace.

    Strong blue - teal wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Brue-Blue_2500 Thorndown-Brue-Blue-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    BRUE BLUE – a beautifully elegant blue named after the River Brue. Strong yet gentle and tranquil heritage blue with an undercurrent of teal running through it.

    Blue - teal wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown_Ginger-Gold_Wood Paint_2500 Thorndown-Ginger-Gold-wood-grain-image
    A light pale orange wood paint. High performing exterior and interior eco wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s. This rich yet soft light orange has been wrapped in warm ginger. A pretty paint colour for pretty wood. This Ginger Gold Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.
  • An historic dark green wood paint. This Thorndown interpretation of a colour that originated in late Georgian, early Regency periods. This colour was very popular right through Victorian times and stands up well today as an attractive dark green. This Deep Bronze Green Wood Paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Ottery-Brown_2500 Thorndown-Ottery-Brown-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    OTTERY BROWN – the resident otter frolicking in the moat of The Bishop’s Palace in Wells had to have a starring role in the new colour collection. The pretty velvety brown nose and soft pelt on the underbelly are captured in this beautiful soft chocolate colour, that’s a bit ottery.

    Soft and beige-brown wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown_Hazel_Wood Paint_2500 Thorndown-Hazel

    Rich orange brown wood paint that is transparent with a wood stain like finish to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Warm, rich nutty wood stain representing the trees in our garden that are the food source and playground of local squirrels.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown_Hawthorn_Wood Paint_2500 Thorndown-Hawthorn

    Nice yellow brown wood paint that is transparent with a wood stain like finish to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Hawthorn is spiky and prickly with the prettiest blossom and the strangest scent, this rich chocolate wood tone is as naughty as it is nice.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Meadowsweet-Cream_2500 Thorndown-Meadowsweet-Cream-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    MEADOWSWEET CREAM – beautifully rich creamy colour with a pink blush giving it great warmth and beauty. An uplifting and appealing cream inspired by the wild Meadowsweet flowers found in nature’s rich banks.

    Pale cream, off-white wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Bullrush-Green-750 Thorndown-Bullrush-Green-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    BULLRUSH GREEN – traditional green colour that sits slightly on the dark side, fresh from the banks of waterways and wetlands.

    A tradtional slightly dark green wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
  • Thorndown-Wood-Paint_Slade-Green_2500 Thorndown-Slade-Green-Wood-Paint-colour-swatch-with-grain
    SLADE GREEN – Slade is an old word for a glade or clearing in the woods, or small valley, or open area, perfectly describing this tranquil jade green.

    Soft light jade green-blue wood paint offering protection that is totally transparent to show the full beauty of the grain.

    High performing exterior and interior eco-wood paint with minimal V.O.C.s.

    Protecting timber from anything nature and you can throw at it.

    This wood paint is suitable for any application inside or outside.  
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