Horizontal latches are mainly found in period properties. This type of latch is mainly specified when using door knobs.
The Union latches we sell here at Handles4doors have a 2 way action meaning the knob can be rotated both left and right to operate the latch. The springs in these latches are also suitable for unsprung knobs.
The Union Horizontal Latches have piercings to accept bolt through fixings giving your knobs a really secure fixing to the door. These are superior quality and will be more suited to a thicker door, 44mm and above.
Size and Finish
These latches have a steel case, solid brass latch bolt and the finish of the forend and strike plate is satin chrome or polished brass.