When it comes to choosing a new home, or enhancing the home that you have, it may not have occurred to you that there’s so much possibility with limestone fire surrounds that you can literally find one to suit any style of home or décor. It can really add some warmth and elegance to the certain of your home and if you want something a little less ordinary then a company such as Wrights of Campden can build you a custom made limestone fire surround that is a real talking point amongst visitors to your home.
The options are actually limitless. Look through this guide for some options that may suit your home. There are different coloured stones that come in many shapes and sizes, so each fireplace is unique.
For the traditional home
For the more traditional style home, where you want to reflect times gone by and respect the workmanship that has gone into every part of your home, Cotswold limestone can really work. It is honey-coloured so it brings great warmth to a room and if it’s well positioned, the rays of the sun as it sets bring it up beautifully. Ideal for: Stone cottages, country homes
Keeping it modern
If you’d like to get a proper fireplace installed in your very modern home, then Anacaster limestone is the stone for you. It can be cut into a modern design and the lines can be kept polished and precise so that you have a statement piece for the centre of your living room. Even if you don’t have a traditional fire, Wrights of Campden make limestone fireplace surrounds for woodburners that work very well in the more modern home. Ideal for: New build homes, apartments
For the art lover
With expert stonemasons, you can have an ornate fireplace that makes the fireplace the centre of attention. Decorative work around the fireplace will make it a focal point so this is perfect for homes where there are many parties. Here a stone like Portland limestone, which is featured in Buckingham Palace, would suit your artistic fire surround.
Ideal for: Large homes for entertaining
Less is more
If you crave simplicity above all else, and your home reflects this, then Bath limestone may very well suit your home. A very adaptable stone that is used extensively in Southern England, you can have it craved into a small box to minimise the effect of the fireplace, or a lengthy rectangle that showcases the flames. Ideal for: Minimalist homes
Beautiful Stone Fire Surrounds For Sale
Wrights of Campden are expert stonemasons in using limestone for fireplaces and offer a stunning range of hand-finished fireplaces in Moreton-in-Marsh. No matter what style your home is, or what your preferred style, our stonemasons can work with you to create a dream fireplace to suit your décor. If you’d like to know more, please visit our showroom at Units 104-106, Northwick Business Centre, Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 9RF.