Norman Castle keep stove

Norman Castle keep stove


Castle Keep Stove (2012)

This was a very agreeable commission, as far as I was concerned, to make a stove facsimile (dual fuel wood and sawdust) of the keep to the customers fortified chateau in Normandy.  In fact for many years I have entertained the notion of making architecturally derived / inspired stoves, but this has been the first opportunity I have had to do so.  Perhaps this will be the first of many…..



Here are some details of the door arrangements;



The main air inlet;


And the slide control for the sawdust burning facility;


Initial idea/concept;         customer/jcb
Design;                             jcb
Detailing                            jcb
Executed                          jcb (john churchill)
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