Classic antique farmhouse chimneypiece
Classic antique farmhouse chimneypiece in French limestone : This authentic antique French fireplace is simple but with forward inclined side jambs and noble rounded corbels it has considerable but austere charm. It has had some restoration work to smarten it up, but is unmistakably antique and reclaimed. This wide limestone mantel could be as old as 17th century, but with “country” styles in rural France evolving slowly it could be as recent as early 19th century.
Metric dimensions approx:
- Overall width : 204 cm (80 inches)
- Overall height 163.5 cm (64 inches)
- Width between side jambs 162 cm (64 inches)
- Height below lintel 148.5 cm (58,5 inches)
- Front to back overall 99 cm (39 inches) Jamb (“leg”) width 15 cm (6 inches-
On display in our Normandy showrooms at Méry-Corbon, between Caen and Lisieux. Contact us prior to visiting please.