Aga 47/10 (4710) or Model C

The Aga Model C or 47/10 (it cost £47 10s!) was made between 1936 and 1941. It looks similar to the much more numerous Aga 'Standards' that were introduced as its replacement but shares few parts inside.

Spare parts are not available as there are so few in operation that supporting them is not economic.

It was the first Aga not to include a boiler and has a smaller top oven than bottom. Easily identified by its vaguely triangular door that covers the air intake and super long door hinges.

It seems lots were exported to France after the war, presumably when French domestic production of similar items had yet to recover.

Aga 47/10 Model C in cream

Matthew Bates
Matthew Bates


Matthew is from a farming family near Bath and a graduate of King's College London who decided not to follow the 'standard' path into banking or the law. He has been working with Aga's in some form or another since 2003. Matthew runs Blake and Bull from beautiful Bradford on Avon, near Bath. Alf the golden retriever makes sure the working day finishes at 6pm sharp - dog walk time!