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FS0066 A VICTORIAN CAST IRON FIRE INSERT AND RECLAIMED PINE SURROUND

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Code: FS0066

Dimensions:W: 50.9cm (20")H: 91.2cm (35.9")



A petite cast iron Victorian fire insert and pine fire surround, ideal for a bedroom or smaller reception room. The insert is of a simple and classic design with a repeating border around the arched fire opening. The fire has shaped front bars, ash pan cover and original top plate with a decorative motif. The fire has the concrete back intact and grill for burning. The iron has been blacked. There is a registered design kite mark on the back of the fire that dates it to 30th July 1874. The insert is paired with a fire surround made of old reclaimed pine. The surround is a classic design with two small moldings at the top of the legs. The pine is stripped and ready for finishing by purchaser with a wax, oil or paint. The insert has some repaired damage and wear, as expected of antique items. The top of the fire has a large repaired crack that is now solid, please see pictures for details. The cast iron has some small scratches and casting marks. The back has surface rust. The surround has some small patch repairs and some small holes and marks. The fire insert and surround have a classic look that is ideal for a period property and would add character and charm to a bedroom. 

Body width 50.9cm

Body height 91.2cm

Cavity width 40cm

Cavity height 79cm

Cavity depth 21cm

Surround height 113.5cm

Mantel width 95.8cm

Mantel depth 12.5cm

Surround opening width 49cm

Surround opening height 90cm