It has a steel mantle. We are a small, restoration business working out of our home cottage in Leyland. Measurements for this fireplace (approx).Mantle width: 36 1/4 inches. Mantle Depth: 5 3/4 inches. Base outer width: 30.5 inches. Opening: W14 1/4 x H24 inches.
Recess: fits flat to the wall. Please send me your mobile number when ordering so I can arrange the courier for you promptly. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out!