Wessex Home Elevators

Our Residential Elevator is designed for safety, flexibility and space saving in the home. The advanced design of the Wessex Residential Elevator affords great benefits to the user:

An elevator designed for the home

Illuminated, ergonomically designed internal elevator controls for ease of use. Powered door option available.

Flexibility of Elevator Installation Locations

Free-standing design of our through floor elevator does not require load bearing wall. Door opening and internal controls may be either left or right and can be changed to enable relocation of elevator.

Attention to Safety

Wessex Residential Elevators, VE range, comply with ASME 17.1 and the European Machine Directive 2006/42/EC.

Choice of through floor lift models:

VE15 – Small Residential Elevator, lifting up to 118″

VE25 -Small Residential Elevator, lifting up to 137″

VE31 – Standard Residential Elevator, lifting up to 118″

VE36 – Large Residential Elevator, lifting up to 118″

VE38 – Extra large Residential Elevator, lifting up to 118″

VE51 – Standard Residential Elevator, lifting up to 137″

VE56 – Large Residential Elevator, lifting up to 137″

VE58 – Extra large Residential Elevator, lifting up to 137″


  • Timer-controlled lights Illuminate the elevator car. They are activated automatically by the operation of the elevator and switch off after a pre-set time
  • Fixed internal ramp. Residential Elevator takes less room for ‘tighter’ fits increasing space outside the elevator
  • Residential Elevator arrives flat packed for ease of transport and entry into the home, where the elevator is assembled by Wessex trained engineers
  • In the event of power failure emergency back-up systems operate the door, light and alarm, and lower the elevator to the ground
  • Free-standing elevator tracks eliminates the need for a load-bearing wall, thus giving a wider choice of elevator location
  • Audible two-tone alarm with battery back-up is fitted as standard for use in an emergency
  • Elevator safety edges will automatically stop the home elevator in ascent is touched or obstructed
  • An aesthetically pleasing pearl grey exterior and a silver (RAL 9006) interior
  • Sensors built in to the floating platform prevent descent if obstructed
  • Illuminated internal push button controls
  • Door and elevator controls can be handed right or left to suit the user
  • Wireless call stations
  • Integral fire seal
  • SWL 550Ibs



  • Hand rails fitted as standard to front of car in VE15 and VE25 models. Available as optional extra on all other models
  • The Wessex seat is available as an option in all the models
  • Power door VE31, 36, 38, 51, 56, 58 model only
  • Telephone fitted as standard
  • Auto Homing Facility
  • False wall panels



Wessex policy is one of continuous products development and the company therefore reserves the right to alter product or component specifications without notice.