The term Carlton Table generally refers to a type of table design or style. However, without further context or specific details, it is difficult to provide a precise definition or description of what a Carlton Table exactly represents. The term may be used by a specific furniture brand or manufacturer, or it could refer to a table design inspired by the Carlton area of a city or any other cultural or historical reference. English writing table. A bank of small drawers placed upon a table. Made from mahogany or satinwood.