Named in honour of Her Majesty Queen Victoria’s birthplace – Kensington Palace (the reigning monarch at the time of Newey & Bloomer’s founding in 1850) – this is a solid copper kettle fit for royalty!
With it’s flat bottomed, hand-spun, solid copper body, worked by artisans to perfection – the Kensington kettle is the perfect addition to any kitchen and is suited to either gas or electric stove tops. Select your Newey & Bloomer Kensington kettle from our copper or chrome options and bring a royal into the family.
The original whistling Simplex tea kettle by Newey & Bloomer – The Kensington – was first created in 1903 – and continues to be handcrafted in Birmingham, England using the same traditional hand-spinning techniques that were first used over 100 years ago.
Taking over a month to produce, each tea kettle is made from the highest grade copper. The Kensington No 1 Simplex tea kettle retains its natural beauty radiating warm, rich and opulent tones of highly-polished natural copper and will take centre stage in any kitchen.
Every Simplex kettle by Newey & Bloomer from the Kensington Collection is unique, proudly hallmarked with ‘Made in England’ and will whistle on boiling to let you know it’s time for tea!
Care of your Simplex Kettle
Copper is an exceptional material in the kitchen and, when maintained properly, your Simplex tea kettle can be expected to last for generations.
- Hand wash only and dry with a soft cloth
- Do not let the Simplex tea kettle boil dry
- Do not clean with any acidic cleaning agents
- Do not scrub with steel wool or abrasive cleaning cloths/brushes or pads as this can lead to irreparable damage.