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stone fireplace hand caved from solid natural British stone The Garnet

beautiful hand carved natural solid English stone fireplace and hearths The Garnet

Product Code:The Garnet

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The Garnet Hand carved natural stone fireplace and hearth

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Hand carved from solid blocks of natural English stone Garnet fireplace and chamfered hearths. There is no substitute for a real NATURAL stone fireplace, this listing is for the stone fire the surround listed and outer three piece hearth only, any fires, inner hearths, chambers or any accessories are not included in any sale.  

This beautiful fireplace is carved from solid boulders of rock which are approximately 165 million years old, it is excavated from the cotswold quarries, cut in the saw sheds, checked for quality then brought to our workshops, we then hand carve the fireplaces and hearths to the many designs as you will see on our website. 

It will contain some shells, fossils and veins being of a natural material this is the beauty of natural stone.   We do not offer any imported hollow limestone or poured concrete into moulds which are reconstituted stone.  This is solid British natural stone. All our fireplaces are suitable for woodburner, multi fuel stoves, open fires, gas or electric insert fires etc. 

Chris has worked on many prestige developments in the last five years, having worked on the Highgrove and Gatcombe estates, as well as Windsor castle. He oversees the workshop and can be contacted on our office no 07976 240893 if you wish to discuss any aspect of purchasing a stone fireplace, giving impartial advice. 

We do offer huge savings compared to showroom prices by keeping overheads to a minimum passing these savings on to the customers, we offer a made to measure service on all our fire surrounds please e-mail us your sizes at for a competitive price. 

The size dimensions offered on the Garnet are: 


Lintel width: 1300mm x 225mm x 100mm

Mantle width:  1400mm x 65mm x 150mm

Please note outer hearth is in 3 sections at 1400mm x 400mm x 50mm

Uprights/legs:  800mm x 200mm x 100mm with rebate cut outs to accept side slips

Height from floor to top of Mantlepiece including joints 1150mm when hearths bedded.

Back panel which consists of 3 sections to give an opening of 450mm wide x 570mm high from top of the hearth when bedded.  The back panel is rebated into the back of the uprghts and underside of the lintel.  We can make the opening to your sizes if 450mm x 570mm needs alteration. Please advise upon purchase.  There will be no additional charges if only changing the back pane l(side slips) to adjust the opening sizes, if the surround itself needs altering then there will be a cost implication therefore please do not purchase off this listing if the surround itself needs adjustment. 

Perfect for those customers looking for solid English natural stone fireplace with a opening required for a inset gas or electice fire or inset wood stove. 

You will receive 3 piece outer hearths, 2 uprights, 1 lintel, 1 shelf, 3 piece back panel(slips)

Can be sold without hearths for a reduced costing.

Your new surround will arrive by a pallet company on a secured pallet 28 days of receiving cleared funds Monday to Friday on a pre arranged day subject to weather. We cut every fireplace and hearth to order from solid boulders of natural stone under a waterwheel and 8 foot diamond blades, this saturates the stone and needs air time before any carving can commence, hence times scales. 

Please ensure that a pallet lorry with a tail lift of 18 tonnes(similar to double decker bus) is able to access your road and park as close as possible so if there are any restrictions with access then please contact us before purchase.  This is a roadside signed for delivery that can not go over grass shingle or inclines due to the weight. No tracks, narrow lanes or parking on driveways. There are no timed deliveries but you can request a morning delivery slot subject to weather and traffic if this helps as a signature will be required upon delivery as proof of safe receipt. 

Please check your fireplace within 24 hours of receipt. Two strong abled persons to lift at all times. We recommend that a stonemason or builder installs any stone fireplace, the sections are very heavy we will include step by step fitting instructions, together with the fitting brackets, screws, dowels and stone dust and natural lime for your pointing as standard and you or your builder can also contact us if you require any further assistance whilst fitting.  We are currently unable to deliver to Ireland or ANY Isles. 

To save on delivery costs, you may collect from our premises free of charge (Gloucestershire) at an agreeable time, Monday to Friday 9-2pm on a pre agreed day and time, we will not palletise the fireplace but load straight into you vehicle, a suitable vehicle is required. Please bring old blankets etc. NO profit is made from deliveries, we currently subsidize the delivery costs. 

The accessories, fires or fire trims are not included in any sale. We do take pride in all our fire surrounds, we carefully carve every surround to order, then securely wrap and then they are delivered.

Payment:- you can pay by cheque, paypal, bank transfer or debit/credit card over the phone,

SOLID ENGLISH NATURAL STONE FIREPLACE BY SIMPLICITY FIREPLACES please ask for your free sample before purchase to see true colouring, texture of the stone before purchase if required, simply send across your address for your free sample.   Remember this is natural solid English stone not recon (poured concrete to look like stone), or hollow

The Photo in the fireplace is to show the design of the Garnet fireplace not the actual fireplace that is for sale, every fireplace is unique with its own veining, shells and markings this is the beauty of natural stone and may vary to the size listed above as we do offer a made to measure service.