Coalbrookdale Severn stove

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4 flames

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Coalbrookdale Severn stove

The Coalbrookdale Severn stove is a traditional stove.

Available in matt black finish it has a flat top and 2 doors.

The doors have decorative patterns and the stove is therefore easy to recognise.

Technical Data
  • Fuel: Multifuel

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 4.5 flames
Quality of finish 4 flames
Value for money 4 flames
Ease of use 4 flames
Ease of lighting 4.5 flames
Firebox size 3.5 flames
How well does the airwash work 2.5 flames
Controllability 4 flames
Handle operation 3.5 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 3.5 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 4 flames

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  • Why does my coalbrookdale severn give off any heat ?

    Heather 8 months ago

    I have moved into a property which has an existing coalbrookdale severn installed. It has been disconnected as a boiler, and is purely a fire. I understand that the fire is far too big for the... []

    Stove expert replied: Any boiler stove must not be used unless connected to the water system, they are not designed to use as a dry stove. If this is not going to be used to heat water / central heating it should be removed and a suitable model installed in its place. Is the chimney lined as it is recommended for modern efficient stoves in a property older than approx 50yrs, depending on chimney type and size. I recommend getting professional advice so that you can enjoy the warmth from a stove that suits your needs / requirements.

    Overall rating:

    1.5 flames

  • great little stove

    Dale Cayer one year ago

    We've been using this stove for 3 yrs. Can't say enough good things about it. We burn anthracite nut coal & only tend it twice a day. Keeps our house at 70 to 75 even in sub zero temps outside... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Burning Wood with Severn

    Joan Ribbons one year ago

    I use this stove as a wood stove. Having recently replaced the very worn gasket I find I cannot generate good hot heat any longer. I close the 2 vents at the bottom of the stove as always, and... []

    Stove expert replied: If the stove is working hard and not generating heat it may that the flue is over-drawing and sucking the heat out of the stove before it can circultae into the room. The gasket that ylou replaced was this from round the door or the glass? If the control on the stove doesn't alter when you operate the vents then you may want to look at adding a flue damper or stabilzer to the flue system. Seek expert advice.

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • No Real Complaint

    Bruce Coonradt one year ago

    I have owned a Coalbrookdale Severn Stove for over 15 years and have no real complaints. It heats my whole home 2000 sq ft. during the coldest evenings. My wife and I live in Annapolis, MD and... []

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

  • Coalbrookdale Severn

    Peter White one year ago

    I inherited this stove when we moved, twenty two years ago, it may now be about twenty five years old. It now acts as a room heater as the central heating has been disconnected. It heats our... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Advice please

    Joan Rutherford one year ago

    We bought our Severn boiler stove 'as new' but second-hand over twenty years ago and it has been a faithful servant all that time, Heating 7 radiators and loads of hot water using mainly anthracite... []

    Stove expert replied: www.stovespares.co.uk - may be able to assist you with a replacement boiler. Manufacturers normally have replacement parts for several years after a stove has been discontinued so it is quite possible that one will still be available.

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • 25 Years and still a gem!

    Clive Wood one year ago

    In the period, we have replace glass (logs too big for the fire.. my fault) and about 8 bars in the grate. This week I have tried to replace the bottom support bracket under the grate. This... []

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

  • Coalbrookdale Severn multi-burner with boiler

    David Baldwin one year ago

    This is the second Severn I have owned now in 15 years. At a cost of £600 for the first one it was a lovely centre-piece for the room. After approx ten years it developed a leak at the back... []

    Stove expert replied: As this is the second stove to leak in 15years I would advise having a thorough investigation into the installation and operating process of this unit as there may be something that is causing these premature leaks. (using wet fuel, no low limit stats, a direct cylinder, spring water, no short periods of fast burn or other causes that are attributing to this). Understandably disappointing.

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames


    ALAN 2 years ago

    Bought a few years ago from Ebayworld when half way through a chapel renovation as a stop gap solution with the intention of going mad when finished and buying a new expensive one, BUT that... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

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