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Georgian Bar IGU Solutions by Ipswich Glass

Welcome to Ipswich Glass, your premier supplier and high-quality Georgian Bar IGU Supplier and manufacturer. As specialists in bespoke glass solutions, we offer a diverse range tailored for B2B clients. Ipswich Glass is your reliable partner for exceptional glass products, from classic designs to innovative grid styles.

Classic Elegance – Georgian Bar IGU Glass Supplier

Experience timeless sophistication with our Georgian Bar IGU (Insulated Glass Unit) collection. Our glass designs are meticulously crafted for B2B spaces and blend classic elegance with modern functionality. Ipswich Glass takes pride in providing a range of options that elevate the aesthetic appeal of commercial settings while ensuring optimal performance.

Technical Specifications:

  • Material: High-quality glass

  • Bar Design: Classic Georgian patterns

  • Thickness Options: Customisable for varied needs

  • Application: Ideal for doors in commercial spaces

  • Customisation: Tailored solutions for specific projects


  • Timeless Aesthetics for Commercial Appeal

  • Enhanced Durability for Long-lasting Performance

  • Versatile Application in Various B2B Settings

  • Customisable Options to Suit Individual Preferences

  • Expertly Crafted by Ipswich Glass – Your Trusted Glass Manufacturer

Innovative Designs – Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit Designs  

Discover a world of possibilities with our Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit Designs. Ipswich Glass offers diverse, innovative patterns, combining aesthetics with functionality. As your dedicated manufacturer and supplier, we provide B2B clients with customisable options that meet the unique requirements of commercial projects.

Technical Specifications:

  • Design Variety: Modern and classic options

  • Grid Style: Innovative patterns for visual appeal

  • Thickness: Varied options for flexibility

  • Applications: Suitable for windows and partitions

  • Craftsmanship: Ipswich Glass's Commitment to Excellence


  • Contemporary Designs for Modern Spaces

  • Enhanced Visual Appeal with Grid Style Options

  • Versatile Applications in Commercial Settings

  • Tailored Thickness Options for Varied Needs

  • Crafted with Precision by Ipswich Glass – Your Trusted Glass Supplier

Grid Style Window Glass – Tailored Flexibility  

Explore the versatility of our Grid Style Window Glass designed to meet the specific needs of commercial spaces. Ipswich Glass provides B2B clients with grid-style solutions that enhance both aesthetics and functionality. Our commitment to quality and innovation ensures that your commercial projects are adorned with top-tier glass solutions.

Technical Specifications:  

  • Grid Patterns: Tailored for windows and partitions

  • Transparency: Crystal clear for optimal visibility

  • Thickness Options: Customisable for various requirements

  • Application: Ideal for enhancing commercial spaces

  • Craftsmanship: Ipswich Glass's Dedication to Excellence


  • Aesthetic Enhancement with Grid Patterns

  • Optimal Transparency for Commercial Spaces

  • Customisable Thickness for Varied Applications

  • Suitable for Windows and Partitions in B2B Settings

  • Ipswich Glass – Your Trusted Manufacturer for Grid Style Glass

Reasons to Choose Georgian Bar Insulated Glass by Ipswich Glass  

  1. Bespoke Solutions: Ipswich Glass offers tailored solutions for your specific commercial projects.

  1. Timeless Elegance: Our Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit exudes timeless elegance, enhancing the appeal of your space.

  2. Innovative Designs: Choose modern and classic patterns to suit your aesthetic preferences.

  3. Expert Craftsmanship: Crafted with precision by Ipswich Glass, a trusted name in glass manufacturing.

  4. Versatility: Our glass products are versatile and suitable for various applications in B2B settings.

Ipswich Glass: Your Destination for Diverse and Innovative Glass Solutions

Ipswich Glass is delighted to present a comprehensive selection of glass products that expertly combine practicality with aesthetic appeal, catering to a variety of needs. Our range includes energy-efficient solutions like single glazed Glass, double glazed Glass, and triple glazed glass, complemented by cutting-edge Switchable Privacy Glass and Low E Glass for superior insulation. We also offer bespoke designs such as Sunburst Georgian Grille Glass, Decorative Leaded Glass, Bevelled Glass Panels. Our practical offerings encompass Fire Rated Glass, Acoustic Glass, Wired Glass, UV-Blocking, and Mirrored Glass. Additionally, for those in search of distinctive textures and colours, we provide Sandblasted Glass, Coloured Glass, Crackle Glass, and Textured Glass. Completing our tailored services are Glass Shelves Cut to Size, Self Cleaning Glass, Solar Control GlassBespoke Lead Design Glass, and Mirror Cut To Size, ensuring a tailored and comprehensive service for every specific glass requirement.

Also we supply high-quality windows and doors, including framed rooflights and frameless rooflightsUPVC windowcasement windowflush casement windowstilt and turn, and vertical sliding sash windows. Our door range features UPVC doors, single and French doorssliding patioaluminium sliding patiobi-folding, and composite doors, with a composite door builder for custom designs.

Contact Ipswich Glass  

For inquiries about our premium Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit options, contact Ipswich Glass today. As your dedicated glass manufacturer and supplier, we are committed to providing B2B clients with cutting-edge glass solutions. Elevate your commercial spaces with Ipswich Glass – Your Trusted Glass Partner.


What is the difference between Georgian Bar and Astragal?  

Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit are inserted within the double-glazing unit, giving the illusion of divided lights without actual physical division, whereas astragal bars are fixed both inside and outside of the glass panes, physically dividing the glass to create the effect of multiple panes.

Here's a comparison table to outline the differences between Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit and Astragal:


Georgian Bars


Primary Function




Within or on the surface of window glass

Attached to doors or sash windows


To give the appearance of multiple panes

To cover or close the gap for sealing, security, or decoration


Can be internal (between panes of glass) or external.

Usually a single bar or moulding that closes the gap between dual structures


Mainly aesthetic, simulating the look of traditional windows

Offers additional security, insulation, and structural integrity

Use in Windows

Commonly used to enhance window aesthetics

Used for practical purposes but can also have a decorative aspect


Matches or complements the window material (uPVC, wood, etc.)

Often made of materials that provide strength and durability (metal, wood)

What material is used for Georgian Bar IGU?    

Georgian Bar Insulated Glass Unit can be made from a variety of materials, including uPVC, aluminium, wood, or composite materials. The choice of material often depends on the window frame material, aesthetic preferences, and budget.

Do Georgian Bar IGU reduce light?  

Georgian Bar IGU themselves do not significantly reduce the amount of light entering through a window, as they are relatively thin compared to the overall area of the glass. However, they can create shadows or patterns that slightly alter the perception of light within a room.

Can you remove Georgian bars from double glazing?  

Whether Georgian bars can be removed from double glazing depends on their type. External Georgian bars that are glued onto the glass can often be removed, although care must be taken not to damage the glass. Internal Georgian bars, which are integrated within the sealed unit of double-glazing windows, cannot be removed without replacing the entire glass unit.

What is the alternative to the Georgian bar?    

An alternative to Georgian bars for achieving a similar aesthetic is using actual multiple panes of glass separated by real bars, known as true divided lights. Another modern alternative is the simulated divided light, where a single pane of glass is used with both internal and external bars applied to simulate the appearance of true divided lights without their thermal inefficiency.

Are Georgian windows old-fashioned?  

While Georgian windows have a historical origin, dating back to the 18th century, they are not necessarily old-fashioned. Their timeless design continues to be popular in both traditional and modern homes, offering elegance and character that complements a wide range of architectural styles.

How thick is Georgian glass?  

Traditional Georgian glass, being handmade, varied in thickness. However, it was generally thinner than modern glass, often around 2mm to 3mm. Modern replicas of Georgian-style windows use contemporary glass standards, which are typically thicker to meet energy efficiency requirements.

What size are Georgian bar windows? What size are Georgian bars?  

Georgian bar windows don't have a standard size; they are made to fit the specific requirements of the building or homeowner's preferences. The size of Georgian bars themselves usually ranges from 18mm to 25mm in width, but this can vary depending on the manufacturer and the design specifications.

Can you have Georgian bars with triple glazing?  

Yes, you can have Georgian bars with triple glazing. The bars can be integrated within the spaces between the glass panes or applied externally to mimic the appearance of traditional Georgian windows while still benefiting from the enhanced thermal performance of triple glazing.

How do you measure Georgian bar glass?  

To measure Georgian bar glass, you need to measure the total size of the glass pane required, including where the bars will sit. If designing a pattern with Georgian bars, measurements need to specify the placement and spacing of the bars accurately to ensure they fit the window precisely.

Where is the Georgian style most commonly used?  

The Georgian style is most commonly used in residential architecture, particularly in homes that aim for a traditional, elegant aesthetic. It is popular in the UK, the United States (especially in historical areas), and other countries influenced by British architectural history.

What are the characteristics of a Georgian glass?  

Georgian glass typically refers to glass produced during the Georgian era, characterized by its slight imperfections, such as bubbles, streaks, and a wavy surface, due to the manufacturing processes of the time. In terms of windows, the Georgian style often implies the use of small panes held together by bars, reflecting the limitations in glass manufacturing during the period.

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