For sale is this exquisite, large, fully restored antique cast iron fire surround from the late Victorian / early Edwardian period. Reclaimed from a large period property in the Home Counties and cast by the famous Falkirk foundry of Scotland, whose name it bears on the foundry marks, it is stunning. Fully functioning and beautifully preserved, it is a striking yet simple piece. With no rear projection, it is perfect to go over an existing chimney breast opening or against a flat wall. A classic late Victorian/ early Edwardian period piece, this fire surround has been professionally stripped, cleaned, protective coated and polished to bring out its original character.Made of solid, heavyweight cast iron, the whole thing is in excellent condition for its age with a beautiful patina. During restoration we replaced the mantle shelf. The final look is stunning, as the pictures show.
As with most period fireplaces of this type, the richness of design and quality of the ironwork is what makes it so attractive. This particular example features gorgeous floral swirls across the frieze and around the body, typical of the period. It has been fully polished and coated for protection. The finished article really will add class and quality to your property. There are discreet mounting lugs just under the shelf for simple and safe installation.
123cm high (bottom to top of mantle). 98cm wide at legs, widening to 101cm at lugs.Inner aperture 81.5cm high. Rear projection of the whole thing is 0cm, making it a great choice for fitting either against a flat wall, over an insert or over an existing opening. We are a small family business specialising in restoring antique cast iron fireplaces and surrounds. We sell direct to the public and sell only online to give customers great value unbeatable prices. We love giving and receiving!
Great feedback on our beautiful restorations. Don't hesitate to ask us any questions. Our fireplaces and surrounds are restored and finished using traditional methods and materials.
A restored fireplace will bear well concealed signs of the restoration work and will have natural imperfections due to the nature of antique cast iron. This simply adds to the character of the piece in our view. Payments should be made within three days of sale. We will securely courier the item to most parts of the U. But please check with us if you live in a remote location such as the Scottish Highlands or Channel Islands.
For deliveries, we ensure all of our restored fireplaces are protective wrapped and delivered by our trusted courier, who takes great care with each item. The drivers will carry your fireplace into your home and place it in a location of your choice. If you are local to us, your item can be collected in person from our home workshop in Wilmslow, Cheshire (SK9 postcode). We will assist you where possible in loading. If you are installing a heating appliance in your home, it is your responsibility to ensure that you or your builder follows building regulations and, where applicable, complies with HETAS and GAS SAFE regulations in the UK.Cast Iron Fireplace Restorations Ltd cannot accept responsibility for the performance or suitability of an individual fireplace, which should be assessed prior to installation by a suitably qualified installer. If your fireplace is purely for decorative purposes, the HETAS and GAS SAFE regulations do not apply. We endeavour to give a genuine and honest description for every item to avoid any misunderstandings or issues.
Please see our other items for more beautiful restored cast iron fireplaces you will love. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural Antiques\Fireplaces, Mantels & Fireplace Accessories". The seller is "cast_iron_fireplace_outlet" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.