GT Design

The Chester sofa is a contemporary, slim-line sofa with a nod to the retro aesthetic of the 1950s. One of our bestselling sofas, the Chester combines style with comfort and is fully customisable. Available in a variety of sizes and fabrics, it can also be made without arms or as a chaise or corner unit.

Contemporary loft apartments, family homes, breakout areas in modern workplaces, and wait seating in healthcare and educational facilities are a few of the applications for this versatile sofa.

Chester sofa is inspired by and named after designer Garth Chester (1916-1968), considered by many to be New Zealand’s Ray and Charles Eames.

Designed and made in New Zealand.


Chair - 830L x 850W x 830H
2 Seater - 1840L x 850W x 830H
2.5 Seater - 2040L x 850W x 830H
3 Seater - 2240L x 850W x 830H
Ottoman - 500L x 850W x 470H


Available in three sizes, a 2, 2.5, 3 seater, chair, chaise, ottoman or sofabed.

Fully customizable. Available with or without arms, or as a corner unit.

Tapered wooden legs in natural or dark stain.

Available in a variety of fabrics.

Piping and buttons available in contrasting fabric for a feature detail.


Superior construction, solid pine frame means greater durability and long life of sofa.

Fixed back with button detail.

Luxury cushion foam.

10 year warranty on the frame.

5 year warranty on workmanship and cushioning.

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Fully customisable, Chester can also be made without arms or as a chaise or corner unit

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