There is some glue residue on the underside of the bases where felt had been used to protect the wood. This may be cleaned off with alcohol but it cannot be seen in any case. There are plenty of reviews of the 2 SE on the web, one link included below. They have a balanced natural sound.
CASTLE ACOUSTICS SEVERN 2SE FLOORSTANDING SPEAKERS. Sensitivity 89 dB for 1 watt 1 meter.Amplifier Requirements 15 to 110 watts. Height 810mm (32.4 inches). Width 210mm (8.4 inches). The item "Castle Severn 2 SE Floor Standing Speakers BiWire, Teak, Nice Condition" is in sale since Sunday, August 22, 2021. This item is in the category "Sound & Vision\Home Audio & HiFi Separates\Speakers & Subwoofers". The seller is "gareth_large" and is located in Stamford. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.