Chelsea Batten Lights

from $115.00

Product Code: C032-BLK-SML

These Chelsea batten lights have a classic schoolhouse shade silhouette and will instantly add some vintage charm to any setting. Popular in the 1920s, these schoolhouse shades are a beautiful reproduction of the classic lights which were mainly found in libraries, schools and courthouses within that era. The Chelsea schoolhouse shades clean lines give it that timeless appeal which can be incorporated into any contemporary or traditional room.

Ideal to use in home lighting, cafe lighting or in the offices that are looking to add some classic features of years gone by. This Chelsea shade is available in a pendant version to offer some continuity throughout an occupancy. Schoolhouse Ceiling Light - Chelsea Large or Schoolhouse Ceiling Light - Chelsea Small/MediumAvailable only at Fat Shack Vintage!

  Features include:

  • Classic Schoolhouse opal glass shades
  • Hand blown glass shades available in three different sizes
  • Ideal for low ceilings
  • Metal ceiling rose in black or white
  • Give this ceiling light a vintage feel by adding an old style wooden mounting block
  • Standard Australian B22 fitting

Complete the look with our designer light bulbs such as our vintage style exposed LED filament Bulb to fit the large glass shade or our Round LED Filament Bulb to fit the medium and small size shades.


  • About the batten holder light fixture: 

    • The batten holder allows shades to be fitted as close to the ceiling as possible.
    • The metal ceiling rose is in a matt black finish to suit most decors.
    • The wooden mounting block shown in the pictures is not included. It can be purchased separately from here. Select the 10cm version from the drop down menu for this fitting.
    • The lampholder has a removable lamp shade ring and takes a standard bayonet (B22) bulb. Max 40w
    • The metal ceiling rose is 100mm in diameter and 50mm in height and has a vintage style antique brass lampholder which is 44mm high off the ceiling rose. Available in black or white.

    About the chelsea glass shades: 

    • The opal glass shades are hand blown.
    • The total drop from the ceiling to the bottom of the small shade is 270mm. The medium size shade is 310mm and the large size shade is 370mm. All measures are including the optional wooden block which 20mm high.
    • The small shade is 220mm in diameter at the widest point and 170mm high to the gallery.
    • The small shade will fit a light bulb with a maximum diameter of 82mm.
    • The medium shade is 300mm in diameter at the widest point and 210mm high to the gallery.
    • The medium shade will fit a light light bulb with a maximum diameter of 82mm.
    • The large shade is 380mm in diameter at the widest point and 270mm high to the gallery.
    • The large shade will fit a light bulb with a maximum diameter of 125mm.

  • Fat Shack Vintage delivers Australia wide. From the tip to the tail and all the places in between… if you live in Australia we’ll get it to you

    • For a delivery quote, just select your desired products and proceed to the checkout where you will be able to enter your delivery postcode. It will then calculate the shipping price for your order based on your postcode and the items in your basket before you need to go ahead with the order and enter any personal details.

    • All in stock items will be dispatched from our Melbourne warehouse within 2 business days from receipt of payment. Typical delivery times after dispatch are:
      * Melbourne - 2-3 business days 
      * Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide - 4-5 business days
      * Brisbane, Tasmania – 5-6 business days
      * Darwin, Perth - Approximately 6-7 business days

    • For all areas outside these metro locations please allow an additional 1-3 business days.
    • All orders are sent with tracking and full insurance. 
    • Pickups and inspections are available at our Melbourne showroom / warehouse in Melbourne by appointment only. Please contact us to arrange. For large / bulky orders, please contact us directly for a quotation of postage costs.

  • We provide a 30 day return policy on all items purchased from our website. If the item arrives in tip top condition but you decide that you just don’t like it anymore or have changed your mind then please return the items in original, unused, unmarked condition and packaging within 30 days for a full refund less freight.

    Please contact us so we know to expect it and return the items to the following address:

    Fat Shack Vintage
    2 Age Street 
    Cheltenham, VIC 3192 

    If any items arrive damaged then please notify us within 14 days of delivery. We will of course replace / refund any damaged items at no additional cost to you.

    For more info please see our FAQ's

  • Please Note: this listing is for the Chelsea Batten Lights only. The  wooden mounting block shown in the pictures are sold separately. 

    The shades are hand blown glass. Bubbles, lines, slight surface defects or discolourations are characteristics of all hand blown and hand crafted glass. They are not to be considered defects.

    Fat Shack Vintage sells a range of pendant lights online that compliment our light globes beautifully. We also stock ceiling pendant cords so please see these items if you are interested in any of them.