A very rare and exotic large carved stone French 19th century fireplace in the Renaissance manner. The jambs with recumbent dragons and male and female beasts in armour. The corner blocks having carved Roman masks in Lion headdress, which is again carved in the centre of the frieze flanked either side by carved fruits, foliage and plain medalions. Having a large breakfront tiered shelf.
Shelf 264cm Height 239cm
Opening 190cm wide x 182cm high