The lodge was built around 1874, but has been refurbished inside without compromising on period features like its stone mullioned windows and open fireplaces
suite with free-standing, open fireplace
, bar, living and dining area, steam shower, roof terrace, can be combined to form a three-bedroom suite.
The large living room, which has both an original panelled ceiling and open fireplace
, as well as oak flooring.
There is a secondary hallway, a downstairs bathroom with a coloured suite, a snug with a feature open fireplace
, and a study with built-in office furniture.
Stylish Large and roomy bedroom with four-poster bed Warm Drawing room with open fireplace
CORNISH Cottages (01326 240333) offers seven nights self-catering from December 21 in Trevalza, a recently renovated 18th century detached Cornish cob cottage sleeping six in three bedrooms, with open fireplace
and beamed ceilings, for PS599, saving PS116.
The dining room features an open fireplace
, and there is a conservatory, wc and fitted kitchen.
Inside comprises an entrance porch, main hall with quarry-tiled flooring, drawing room with open fireplace
, sitting room with open fireplace
, morning room with modern fireplace and a kitchen with a range of fitted units, laminate worksurfaces, Rayburn solid-fuel cooking range and quarry-tiled floor.
The entrance hall leads to a grand open fireplace
which was restored by Sir Harry Vaughan in the 17th century and bears his coat of arms and the date 1644.
Garda Gerard O'Callaghan told how he went into the home after the fire had been put out and found Mr Faherty lying on his back with his head close to an open fireplace
The living accommodation currently consists of a sitting room with open fireplace
, a kitchen, three bedrooms, a shower room and a partially converted loft.
He also invented the Franklin stove, a cast-iron stove that heated much more efficiently than an open fireplace
On a more practical level, an open fireplace
is notoriously inefficient as a means of heating a room.
Though its orientation means that sun from the north is largely cut off by the trees, the house is warmed by an open fireplace
and is highly insulated.
In addition, guests seeking additional invigoration and relaxation will find it at The Grand Spa, a fully equipped 21,527-square-foot spa and fitness center featuring the latest Technogym equipment for cardiovascular, aerobic and isometric workouts and swimming in a glass-domed heated indoor pool, complete with a cozy wood-burning open fireplace