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Anson 86" Sofa
Fabric: Merit grey
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Anson

Inspired by mid-century designs, we created small-scale Anson for modern living. With incredible attention to detail in both construction and tailoring, the sofa’s soft, contoured shape features biscuit tufting and splayed, tapered legs.

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Details of Anson 86" Sofa

  • Dimensions: 86w 35d 30h
  • Arm Height: 24h
  • Inside Seating: 78W 23D
  • Seat Height: 17h
  • Leg Height: 5.5h
  • Removable Legs: yes
  • Frame Style: loose seat/tight back
  • Back Cushion: foam and fiber
  • Seat Cushion: wrapped foam Cushion details
  • Construction Details: bench made hardwood frame with sinuous coil suspension Construction details
  • Product Origin: made in Texas
  • Item Number: 645737
  • Fabric: Merit grey See full fabric details
  • Fabric Content: 75% Solspun, 25% polyester
  • Fabric Description: Merit looks like felted wool but offers high-tech performance. Created from solution-dyed engineered polyolefin, this durable fabric is inherently resistant to pilling, staining and fading. Worry-free and beautiful, Merit adds modern elegance to any room.
  • Leg Finish: mocha-stained

Cushion Details

Wrapped foam

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam core wrapped in fiber padding, encased in ticking
  • Offers a structured, supportive sit
  • Creates a neat, tailored appearance
  • Will soften with use, but designed to retain its shape
Wrapped foam cross-section

Frames

Made to the same high standards as all of our furniture, each one of our upholstery frames is built to last.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood

We use kiln-dried, engineered hardwood in all of our upholstery frames. Often used for structural beams, engineered hardwood is made by pressing thin layers of solid wood together. Kiln-drying removes moisture, minimizing seasonal expansion and contraction. This stable hardwood material resists warping and cracking for lasting durability.

Reinforced joinery

We reinforce every joint in our frames for added stability. Precision-cut parts interlock like puzzle pieces and are reinforced with eco-friendly glues, screws or staples and corner blocks. Reinforced joinery ensures your seating holds together, even with years of frequent use.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood
Reinforced joinery

Suspension

Sinuous coil

A sinuous coil suspension consists of s-shaped metal springs that are stretched across the frame. The coils are securely attached with clips that allow the metal to flex while still remaining supportive. Because each coil is independently attached to the frame, you'll barely feel it when someone sits down next to you.

Sinuous coil suspension

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Anson 86" Sofa
 
4.2

(based on 22 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable sit (19)
  • Cushions hold shape (16)
  • Great design (16)
  • Well made (16)
  • Comfortable (15)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Primary seating (10)
    • Small spaces (9)
    • Watching TV (7)
    • Informal (6)
    • Lounging (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Mid-century modern (13), Modern/contemporary (9), Eclectic (5), Classic/traditional (4), Survivalist / minimalist (3)

    Reviewed by 22 customers

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    1.0

    Extremely disappointing

    By SueBee

    from Mercer Island, WA

    Style Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Great design

    Cons

    • Every Dimension Off
    • Fabric Loose On Cushions
    • Looked Cheap

    Best Uses

      Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

      Very disappointed that it was smaller in every dimension than advertised. Bought large and small one and both were off.

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      5.0

      great couch

      By ruthmg

      from Saint Paul, MN

      Style Mid-century modern, Minimalist, Modern/contemporary

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable fabric
      • Comfortable sit
      • Cushions hold shape
      • Great design
      • Well made

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Informal
        • Primary seating
        • Small spaces

        Customer comments about Anson 78" Sofa:

        Easy to order.
        Great delivery service

        • This product is used in my:
        • Living room/family room/great room

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        3.0

        Good couch, but requires maintenance

        By Katie

        from Menlo Park, CA

        Pros

        • Comfortable sit

        Cons

        • Cushions lose shape

        Best Uses

          Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

          We love the look of the couch, and it's a great couch when we are not sitting on it.

          The zipper for the cushion is black, which mismatches the color of the cushion fabric. As you sit and move around on the couch, the cushion case/fabric rotates around the cushion, which exposes the side zipper and seams. My husband constantly readjusts the cushion cases/fabrics so we don't have the ugly sides showing up.

          We are glad that there is no back cushion that we need to fluff all the time, but this rotating cushion case is pretty troublesome ....

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          5.0

          My favorite!

          By Sandy M

          from New York

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          Pros

          • Comfortable fabric
          • Comfortable sit
          • Cushions hold shape
          • Great design
          • Well made

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

              My favorite sofa! And the service was great!

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              5.0

              Great sofa

              By Sandy M

              from New York

              Style Classic/traditional

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              Pros

              • Comfortable fabric
              • Comfortable sit
              • Cushions hold shape

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

                  Great sofa!

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  The delivery service is outstanding!

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                  • Apartment/condo
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                  • Living room/family room/great room

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                  (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  2.0

                  Good lines, loose-fitting upholstery

                  By Anson buyer

                  from Seattle, WA

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable sit

                  Cons

                  • Cushions lose shape

                  Best Uses

                  • Lounging

                  Customer comments about Anson 78" Sofa:

                  Like the recent commenters below, we were disappointed by the loose-fitting upholstery on our Anson, which resulted in big, floppy wrinkles in the middle of the seat cushions and little creases running perpendicular to the seams. The couch looked like a dowdy secondhand purchase from the day it arrived -- pretty much the opposite of what we'd hoped for. Customer service has been good; they're accepting the return (minus the restocking charge) without any hassle.

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                  2.0

                  Not their best

                  By Room & Board Devotee

                  from New York City

                  Style Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Informal
                      • Watching TV

                      Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

                      I am a devoted fan of Room & Board, but this couch was not their best. Seams don't stay in place and fabric isn't very taught, giving it a more casual unfinished look. But Room & Board's customer service is so superior that they happily replaced it for me.

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                      (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Anson 86" Sofa

                      By Sofa

                      from Saratoga, CA

                      Style Eclectic

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable fabric
                      • Comfortable sit
                      • Cushions hold shape
                      • Great design
                      • Well made

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Informal

                        Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

                        Like the "modern" look and also the color

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                        5.0

                        Anson Sofa

                        By luvmcm

                        from East Bay

                        Style Mid-century modern, Vintage

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable fabric
                        • Comfortable sit
                        • Cushions hold shape
                        • Great design
                        • Well made

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Primary seating

                          Customer comments about Anson 86" Sofa:

                          Took me months to settle on a sofa - I have cats, one of which scratched my old EQ3 leather sofa and my leather ottoman, boo! My requirements: beautiful classic lines, a firm seat (due to my partner's persnickety back), a fabric that holds up well, and all at a somewhat reasonable price. I absolutely LOVE my Anson sofa. Love the color too, it goes so well with my milk chocolate brown vintage Falcon chair.

                          When the sofa was delivered and unwrapped in my living room, it had a dirty spot on the back cushion, barely a shadow but definitely a dirty spot. The guys who delivered it attempted to clean it, but it remained. They sent someone out a couple of days later, and he finished the cleaning job, now I can't tell that spot was ever there. Great customer service!

                          Also want to mention that I really appreciate the flat-rate, very reasonable delivery fee, compared to another unnamed MCM store that 'taxes' delivery as a percentage of the sales price. Really??

                          Would definitely shop R&B again!

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                          (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Nice couch. We're quite happy with it.

                          By Mr. Marblerye

                          from San Francisco, CA

                          Style Classic/traditional, Eclectic, Mid-century modern

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable sit
                          • Great design
                          • Well made

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Customer comments about Anson 78" Sofa:

                              We love the look and feel of this couch. Its lines and curves are beautiful and the couch is very comfortable. It fits us well. We've built an eclectic collection of Arts and Crafts and vintage MCM furniture and this couch is a perfect fit.

                              The only drawback is the strong "new couch" smell. We've had the couch for a month now and it's still off-gassing. I'm sure this will fade in time but for now it's still an issue.

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