FS0024 A Large Decorative Victorian Cast Iron Fire Surround

Code: FS0024

Dimensions:W: 168cm (66.1")H: 156cm (61.4")D: 23cm (9.1")


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A fantastic, large and decorative, Victorian cast iron fire surround with cream paint finish. The surround is heavy and solid and there is fine detailing throughout. The crossbar has heavily cast panels and central daisy design. The top of each leg has a thick sun shaped design. The legs have decorative panels and leaf design. The surround has a cream paint finish that has a pleasing worn look that gives the surround a soft, attractive feel. The mantel has a kite mark that dates the item to 1870. The surround does have some signs of wear, as expected of antique items, with some knocks and chips that give the item character. The paint has some chips and there is a scrape along the crossbar. There are marks and signs of use and some small areas of surface rust. The back does have surface rust. The surround could be stripped and re-finished by purchaser, with paint or the iron could be polished or blacked, to suit. A fantastic, unusual, surround with lovely detail and great design. Mantel width 168cm

Mantel depth 23cm

Opening height 123cm

Opening width 106cm

Body width 161.7cm

Height from floor to top of mantle 156cm

FS0024 A Large Decorative Victorian Cast Iron Fire Surround