Land Rover Series 2 SWB // Full Restoration (1959)




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Interior & Equipment

Exactly as Land Rover Intended, minimal but with everything you need.  The original seats have been fully restored in correct black vinyl, All gauges refurbished and working correctly, all switch gear operates as it should through the new wiring loom. The complete interior front and rear has been repainted to a high gloss Bronze Green finish and is unmarked.  The original banjo steering wheel has been fully restored and looks stunning.  Heavy duty Land Rover mats protect the floor in the cab area and the rear fitted out with a tailor made heavy duty ribbed rubber...


This Series 2 has been finished in the traditional period Bronze Green colour code LRC001. During the restoration of 2018 everything was stripped back to bare alloy, new bulkhead fitted, the paintwork throughout has a very deep uniformed finish inside, outside and underneath. Spare wheel sits on the original bonnet mounting plate.  All exterior lighting is new, the original Land Rover plaques front and rear have been refurbished.  This series 2 sits on a brand new galvanised chassis; the underside is equally as clean and impressive as the top. A new Exmoor Khaki canvas hood with side and rear screens has been fitted, along with new hood sticks.  The hinged front screen operates perfectly... Show winning quality and attention to detail.

Standard Equipment

Hinged front screen, Canvas hood with removable frame, wing mounted mirrors, bonnet mounted spare wheel, internal adjustable bulkhead ventilation flaps, sliding windows, water temp/fuel gauge, twin wipers.

Additional Equipment

Optional 4 Wheel Drive, Indicators as an optional extra.

Wheels Tyres & Brakes

Land Rover factory steel pressed wheels fully refurbished and finished in flawless limestone paint.  Shod with brand new all matching premium General Grabber TR tyres. The complete hydraulic drum brake system has been renewed, the handbrake operates with ease and holds firm.

Engine & Transmission

Fitted with the correct 4-cylinder 2286cc petrol engine with unleaded head and optional 4-wheel drive. The engine, 4-speed gear box with high and low ratios, transfer box, front and rear axles and differentials were all rebuilt by Warne Series Restorations during the restoration of 2018 and have covered circa 50 miles since. The engine, and engine bay are fully detailed to show standards in keeping with the quality restoration of the rest of the vehicle.  Needless to say she starts on the button hot or cold and idles perfecly.  On the road she performs well, gear selection is good with no adverse or concerning rattles or crunches.

One of the final 3 restoration projects completed November 2018 by Warne Series Restoration of Durley Southampton before retirement in the summer of 2019.
This is a truly stunning nut and bolt restoration of the highest standards.  The pictures speak for them selves.  This certainly is an investment grade rare Series 2 and one not to be missed.
More Information and 61 High Definition images can be found on out website - please click on our name in the heading to be directed to our website.
12 months MOT's will be completed at the point of sale, of course this Series 2 is HPI Clear.
The Land-Rover Series Two was released to the world’s press on 16th April 1958 and gave way to the Series 2a in September 1961. Today the Land Rover remains one of the most significant vehicles of all time and one of the UK’s favourite classics.
This is an excellent opportunity to own a fully restored, show standard, home market rare Land Rover Series 2.
Along with superb parts availability, mechanical simplicity, very practical and owners club support all combined offer worry free classic car motoring allowing the new owner to concentrate solely on enjoyment.  
More Details
Following Government measures our showroom is now open for viewings. All our vehicles have been fully sanitised and for piece of mind PPE is available to you.  We can provide real time high definition videos, extra photographs of your choice and walk around telephone call appraisals of any vehicle available.  We have delivery partners operating throughout the UK or we can offer FREE storage until your ready to collect, please ask for details were always happy to help.
We will consider any part exchange with funds either way no matter what it is.  We have buyers in all fields of expertise so we would consider modern cars, vans, caravans, motorhomes, motorcycles and of course any classic so just give us a call or drop us an email.
We can deliver any vehicle throughout the UK and Europe using our own covered transport or using one of our vehicle logistic partners, please ask for details.
Low Rate Finance can be arranged, please ask for details.


Based in the heart of Staffordshire in a small village near Cannock Chase we are a family run business that provide a simple but satisfying experience of buying a hand-picked piece of motoring history. Our passion for all Classic Vehicles is second to none. We select only the very best vehicles then present them ready for you to just enjoy.

We are completely hands on with very high standards sourcing the very best and most desirable makes and models. We clean and detail each and every vehicle, as we're a bit OCD and love enjoying them at every opportunity.

All our vehicles come with lengthy MOT's, documented history files and a comprehensive pre-delivery inspection so it's ready for you to just enjoy.

Integrity and passion are the cornerstones of our business in creating a truly exceptional customer experience. Whether you are new to the world of classic vehicles or an existing collector, every aspect of our business is geared towards your satisfaction and giving unbiased advise on your chosen investment.

Please feel free to give us a call about any of our vehicles.  All viewings are by appointment only at a time to suit yourself, we are available 7 days a week.

For your convenience - Our local Railway Station is Stafford we will gladly collect and return customers who wish to view any of our vehicles, we can arrange Airport collections too - please ask for details.
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  • Mileage: 48,505
  • Year: 1959
  • Doors: 2
  • Body type: Other
  • Transmission type: Manual
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Colour: Green


  • Engine size (Litres): 2.2
  • Engine configuration: 4 cylinder
  • Cylinders: 4
  • Driven wheels: All Wheel Drive - Selected

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