Dating fireplace brass peacock
“En trumeau”, from the French for “between windows”, refers to the panel above the fireplace, which adds drama without fussiness.
This limestone fireplace would have to be placed in a room with a high ceiling, otherwise it could easily end of looking rather squashed.
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A large dining room would be a lovely setting – picture it dressed for a Christmas feast, logs crackling in a fire basket, the mantle decorated with rich green foliage…
We love it when a weird and wonderful fireplace joins our collection, and we hope that these examples have inspired you to think outside the (fire)box.
For a real piece of English eccentricity, how about this ?
Made from limestone, the frieze is simply decorated with roundels, and supported by four hexagonal columns.
A fantastic choice if you want the fire to really dominate the room.
In a similar vein, here’s another that demands attention.Even the position of the signature in the white square to the right of a black square could be interpreted as being symbolic of Bellany's belief that he'd escaped death.This composition is stacked with symbolism but overall, it's a celebration of life, of family and of colour. More details A bright yellow metal heart shaped locket with raised design on the front of a stately home, possibly Sennowe Park in Norfolk, with a four petaled rose design on the back which is also a similar design feature of the dining room fireplace of Sennowe Park.But perhaps you’re looking for a real statement piece?If you want a fireplace that truly adds interest, an elegantly understated fire surround may not be the right choice.Not the fireplace to go for if you want a vast, roaring fire – but if you are looking for a statement fireplace, this is a spectacular option.