Marble mantles were common throughout the Victorian era, with Carrara marble perhaps the most popular choice. Limestone provides a more contemporary interpretation of the traditional styles shown here.
Mantels with product codes beginning gesm can be made to order in different sizes. Samples of the stone material can be posted out before an order is taken.
A simple mantel with plain legs, header and shelf with the addition of a chamfer around the opening and the outer edge of the legs.
£680 Aegean Limestone
An Edwardian style mantel with bolection style moulding around the fireplace opening, a full width cushion frieze below a finely moulded deep shelf
£775 Aegean Limestone
A bolection moulded mantel without block feet. The double stepped relief around the opening is framed within the bolection moulding and topped with a moulded shelf.
£625 Aegean Limestone
This slightly larger version of the Brompton 51 mantel plain is a plain mid Victorian period mantel similar in style to the Flat Victorian mantel. It has simple square capitals at top of straight legs with small block feet. There is moulding above the foot blocks and below the capitals.
£440 Aegean Limestone
£555 Carrara Marble
The Alice appears to be a modern piece yet is actually a Scottish design from Edwardian times.
The period detailing appears discreetly in the bevelled edge to either side of the jambs and the top plinth.
£780 Semi Reggio
£850 Dolomite Verde
£850 Carrara Marble
£1370 Sivec Marble
A simple design widely used in the mid 19th Century. With its minimal ornamentation it looks surprisingly contemporary. suggesting tradition without dictating specific style. It suits contemporary settings as well as traditional fireplace settings.
£595 Semi Reggio
£695 Dolomite Verde
£695 Carrara Marble
£1160 Sivec Marble
A simple design used widely in the mid Victorian period that still looks surprisingly contemporary. It has plain legs with slightly moulded block feet and triple fluted capitals. The frieze and shelf are plain and this simplicity helps this mantel fit in with many styles of decor.
£505 Aegean Limestone