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The most popular heating devices were fireplaces, in various sizes and forms. In castles and palaces they were initially annexed to the wall on the outside in specially designed recesses. This is where fire was started and the chimney, often going up a number of storeys, heated the wall of the building.
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Each jamb of the fireplace has a brown bear standing on a plinth holding a heraldic shield. Above the bears are carved capitals supporting a substantial breakfront cornice shelf. The over-mantle section of the fireplace has two large finials centred by a highly detailed scene.
Fireplaces and their chimneys may reveal a great deal about historic houses; they can show how buildings were used and how they have changed and developed over time. They can also be some of the most striking and architecturally important elements of a house, because new technologies and, more often, the dictates of changing tastes, were reflected in radical changes to fire surrounds. However, the stylistic development of fireplaces has been well described elsewhere.
Our showroom and warehouses total over 16,ft 2enabling us to display our huge collection of antique fireplaces in a manner that is easy for the visitor to view and navigate around with ease. Our team of highly experienced staff and restoration team are always on hand to help and advise where necessary. We understand that it is not possible for everyone to visit us in person, so we have had an official Google Business Tour created so you can take a virtual tour of our large complex from the comfort of your arm chair.
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