A Hopton Wood Stone arched Victorian chimneypiece togther with its original arched insert. The fireplace is very simply carved with a wide moulded shelf above a large keystone and two bold panels on the spandrels. Hopton Wood Stone is a type of limestone. It is very fine, almost like marble and is quarried west of Middleton-by-Wirksworth in Derbyshire.
English, circa 1860.
Listed Price: £8,600 ( + vat in EU zone )
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