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.
- Fuel: Multifuel
Most Recent Review
bought new several years ago, every year top split open from chimney to front (top outlet used for chimney) aga changed top twice then whole stove then said don't burn any wood in it. Tried... [ read more ]
Most Popular Review
No longer made this'll be a one to score on Ebay. I swapped out a Stovax Regency (see my Stovax reveiw)for this boiler model. I have this running back to back with a Dowling Sumo 40Kw (see that... [ read more ]
More reviews for Coalbrookdale Severn stove (page 1 of 2)
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... [ read more ]
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.
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... [ read more ]
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... [ read more ]
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.
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... [ read more ]
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... [ read more ]
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... [ read more ]
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.
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... [ read more ]
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... [ read more ]
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.
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... [ read more ]