Whether you are looking to restore a period house to to its former glory or create an authentic look within a classical interior design scheme, the Carron Jekyll could be the perfect fireplace for you! This beautiful, cast iron combination fireplace features highly detailed embellishments of birds and butterflies amidst detailed foliage, while the half-archway is bordered by a classy weave and pendant combination.
The Jekyll has neat dimensions with the mantel width being 104cm (41"). This makes it ideally suited to smaller living spaces and chimney breasts and even a centrepiece in a bedroom although gas appliances are not suitable for installation in bedrooms.
The standard model provides a dramatic contrast against lighter backgrounds with its striking matt black finish. Combined with the optional Ashpan Tray the fire chamber will be illuminated when burning logs or solid fuels and with the intense heat output produced by a real fire, tarnishing of the cast iron will not be as noticeable on matt black finishes.
The fully polished version of the Carron Jekyll is often chosen by homeowners with more contemporary interiors. Its satin silver finish and darker shadows in the indented sections create a beautiful look that will provide a truly outstanding focal point for your room.
The optional gas fire comprises of a authentic coal fuel bed and when turned on using the manual controls discreetly located behind the Jekyll's fret drawer, you can relax in front of open, dancing flames that can be instantly adjusted to suit your requirements. As with the real fire option, a Class 1 chimney is required with adequate depth available to accommodate the fireplace's recess depth.
Various hearth sizes are offered as a cost option to suit all requirements. Luxurious polished granite plus 4 piece hearths available that have been adapted to suit fireplaces burning wood or coal.
Polished cast iron is likely to tarnish when used with a real fire. If planning to use the Carron Jekyll cast iron fireplace for burning wood and coal with the optional Ashpan Tray, it is recommended that the black finish is selected.