For sale is this gently restored antique cast iron fireplace insert, reclaimed from a period property in Cheshire. It has been fully cleaned, heatproof treated and polished to bring out its original character. This is a lovely condition tiled fireplace insert carrying the foundry marks of the famous Falkirk foundry of Scotland. The beautiful detail and quality can be seen in the pictures.
The fireplace is made of solid, heavyweight cast iron in very good condition. During restoration we retained the original hood and hook-on cast iron bars. It also features its original tiles. They have survived well and have developed a lovely crackled effect over 120 years of life. One tile has been repaired (top left) which does not affect the overall aesthetic.Please review all pics for the condition of this piece. We have tried not to overdo the restoration. Fts neatly over an existing fireplace opening and will fit into most standard mantle surrounds or stand proud as it is. Width to outer edge of decorative frame 87cm. Height to top edge of decorative frame 89.5cm. To accommodate this fireplace insert flush against the wall, the opening in your chimney breast needs to be at least 88cm wide x 88cm high. 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.