Measuring for a fireplace

This diagram shows the parts you need when measuring for a fireplace. This will help you choose the correct size of fireplace for your room.

measuring for a fireplace

Fireplace Measurements The standard sizes of our fireplaces are suitable for most homes. However, please take the measurements of all dimensions in the diagram and telephone or e-mail to discuss any questions that you may have. We are very helpful and will be glad to answer your questions and offer advice.

Please print this page and write your measurements below:

Existing Fire opening in the wall:

A – Width: __________ cm/inches.

B – Height: __________ cm/inches.

Existing fireplace size:

C – Width: __________ cm/inches.

D – Height: __________ cm/inches.

Chimney Breast:

G – Width: __________ cm/inches.

F – Height (approx) : __________ cm/inches.

What size is your existing Hearth:

(The Hearth is the piece of floor stone/marble that your fireplace sits on)

Width: __________ cm/inches.

Depth from wall:________ cm/inches.

If you would like to know more about our range of fireplaces including Marble Fireplaces and Victorian Fireplaces or if you would like to know more about specific types of Fireplaces and Fire Surrounds, then please call us on 01730 897600 or email us at info@englishfireplaces.co.uk. We’ll be glad to answer your questions and offer advice.