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Outdoor Pendant Lights

Outdoor Pendant Lights

Here’s a selection of IP rated pendant lights that you can be confident about using in an exposed porch. Some of them come in different finishes. All are sensible prices.


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ST IVES MARINER - Garden Trading

This nautical style pendant light is in hot dipped galvanised steel which is about as resilient as you can get. Perfect for an exterior porch near the sea, or even inside if preferred.

It comes with an inner glass shade for water protection has has a raw brass connector to give it an authentic look.

IP44 and takes a standard E27 lamp.

A very good price.

Diameter 270 mm  Height 250 mm Length of lead 2.5 metres



SHELDON - Elstead Lighting

This is a solid brass outdoor pendant light in a verdigris finish which gives it a subtle appearance but it will be extremely durable to the elements.

There’s an additional cage that can be purchased if you would like it to have more of an industrial edge.

IP44 rated and takes a standard E27 bulb which can be dimmable if required,

Diameter 295 mm  Height 240 mm  




The Montparnasse by Astro has an elegant but simple shape and comes in a bronze finish as well polished nickel. There’s also a wall mounted version which combines well.

IP44 rated and takes a standard ES bulb which can be dimmable if required.

Width 205 mm  Height 257 mm Max Drop 1320 mm



OSLO - Elstead Lighting

This Norwegian style pendant lantern has an elegant shape and is extremely resilient to the elements.

It’s made of hot galvanised steel which is painted in black, although there’s also a raw galvanised steel version if required.

Wall light and bollard also available.

IP55 and takes a standard ES bulb so can be dimmed if required.

Width  270 mm   Height 250 mm  Total drop 102 mm




COASTAL COMBE - Edit Lighting

This exterior pendant light has a lovely shape and is made out of solid brass. It also has an etched clear glass diffuser and the decorative guard that gives it the robust nautical impression.
Extremely resilient in coastal areas, the brass will gain a natural patina over time but should last for many years,
IP54 and takes a standard ES bulb so can be dimmed if required.
Diameter 240 mm  Height 240 mm Max Drop 460 mm



I love the lines of this elegant little ceiling light that would look lovely hanging in a porch. The opaque glass helps to diminish any glare from the light and it is a compact size that would suit most standard entrances.

Made of brushed steel it comes with a 3 year anti-corrosion guarantee.

IP44 and takes a standard ES bulb.

Diameter 134 mm  Height 196  Max Drop 1861 mm 




SOMERTON - Elstead Lighting

Made of solid brass with a verdigris finish this exterior pendant light takes it shape from the original barn lights from the early 1900’s.

There’s also a guard that you can purchase as an addition if you would like more protection or to give it more of an industrial edge.

Diameter 240 mm  Height 255 mm  Max Drop 950 mm





This is a very impressive large lantern which creates quite a statement. It has a lovely shape and the etched glass reduces any glare.

It’s actually made of aluminium with a bronzed finish so not recommended for coastal areas. However, it’s a surprisingly good price for the impression it gives.

Takes a standard ES bulb so can be dimmed if required.

Diameter 140 mm  Height 320 mm Max Drop 1930 mm




This pendant lantern has a lovely shape and comes in a brass finish which will gain a natural patina over time. 

Very good for coastal areas. A classical looking nautical lantern.

IP44 and takes a standard ES bulb.

Diameter 250 mm  Height 250 mm  Max Drop 450 mm



Claire Pendarves trained and worked as an interior designer before being entranced by the magical effects of beautiful lighting. She now works as a lighting consultant where she integrates her technical knowledge with over 25 years of experience in the design industry.