A handsome, reclaimed, large cast iron fire surround, C. The surround is ideal for pairing with a wood burner or fire basket and is suited to a living or dining room.The fire surround has a Georgian style appearance with a large raised and fielded panel in the centre of the crossbar. The sides of the crossbar have a cut out scrolling design and there is an ornate repeating border under the mantel. The surround has a thick border that runs along the crossbar and down the legs. The cast iron has been blacked and polished and has a good colour and finish. The surround has two fixing lugs, one on each side, under the mantel.
The fire surround is in good reclaimed condition with some slight signs of age, as expected of antique items. There are some small casting marks, scratches and pitting. There is a larger casting line on the right hand side of the crossbar.There are some small knocks and the mantel front edge has some very slight unevenness. The back of the surround has some surface rust. Please see pictures for condition details. The fire surround has a very elegant appearance that is ideal for a period property and would finish a fireplace nicely, adding character and charm.
If you wish to arrange your own courier for collection, we would bubble wrap the item free of charge. There are a few points we would like to make you aware of in terms of risk. 1 There is a small amount of risk with transporting any item. 2 This risk can be minimised by either collecting in person or using a trusted person or company to move the item for you. 3 We have been using the same trusted family firm of couriers for many years now and are happy with their services, additionally you are covered for loss or damage.We would not be liable for loss or damage in transit. 5 For cast iron items, no amount of bubble wrap will protect them from smashing if they were allowed to fall over. I would urge you not to book a parcel carrier, although cheaper. I would choose a door to door courier who does not use depots to transfer items.
Please see our other listings for unusual items. The item "A GEORGIAN STYLE CAST IRON FIRE SURROUND FOR WOOD BURNER / BASKET C.1900 FS0155" is in sale since Sunday, August 22, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural Antiques\Fireplaces, Mantels & Fireplace Accessories". The seller is "arcrec" and is located in Petersfield. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.