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Westfire 5 stove

Overall Rating:

4.5 flames

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Westfire 5 stove

The Westfire 5 is a Danish contemporary stove.

It has a 5kw nominal output - so you do not need an air vent into the room.

The Westfire 5 can be placed on a 12mm hearth.

It is a wood burning stove but has an ash pan & grate, so you can burn 20% coal mixed in with 80% wood.

Technical Data
  • Height: 800mm
  • Width: 500mm
  • Depth: 385mm
  • Flue Diameter: 150mm
  • Nominal Heat Output: 4.7kW
  • Efficiency: 76%

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 5 flames
Quality of finish 5 flames
Value for money 5 flames
Ease of use 5 flames
Ease of lighting 4.5 flames
Firebox size 5 flames
How well does the airwash work 5 flames
Controllability 4.5 flames
Handle operation 4 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 5 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 5 flames

Most Recent Review

  • A tip for keeping the glass clear

    Silas 5 years ago

    The correct name for this stove is the Westfire 'Uniq' 5 not Westfire 5 as this website suggests.The Uniq 5 is essentially the same as the Uniq 4 but without the roll over top, (which is another... []

    Stove expert replied: Do check on the instructions of the stove as by changing the top brick may mean this is not in the correct manufacturers location and could cause a problem of the heat generated going to the wrong part of the stove.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

Most Popular Review

  • A great little stove

    Gary Pickering 6 years ago

    This is my first wood burning stove. Very easy to(DIY)fit as well as install a twin wall chimney system. Excellent service from Stoves-on-Line, can't rate them high enough. Particulary helpful... []

    Stove expert replied: the metal bar across the flue spigot is usually always removed before dispatch on this stove so this must have been the odd one that got through.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

More reviews for Westfire 5 stove

  • WESTFIRE 5

    Neil Smith 7 years ago

    Self installed this stove along with a twin wall flue. The stove is very easy to light and control. Have not had it burning for long periods as it was late spring before it was installed. It... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Total transformation

    Keith Raper 7 years ago

    Simple to operate,quick to heat up,this stove warms our small Bungalow at very little cost. It is a new focal point in our lounge and has received glowing comments from all who visit. I feel... []

    Overall rating:

    5 flames

  • Westfire 5 stove hotter than I thought!

    Martin 7 years ago

    Heat output exceeded expectations - it can easily heat my small house - even the totally uninsulated kitchen (I'm working on it).Overnight burning is the only slight disappointment, but this... []

    Stove expert replied: most modern stoves will not tend to be that good at burning overnight: burning overnight requires that the air be turned down to the point that combustion becomes inefficient which tars up the window, stove and chimney increasing the risk of chimney fire and also increases the amount of harmful particulates.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • My Westfire 5 stove

    David King 7 years ago

    Great looking stove and works well I've got this fitted in a conservatory and is excellent I'm very pleased only, minor negative comment is there was no instructions what so ever

    Overall rating:

    5 flames

  • great stove

    Anne 7 years ago

    This is my 3rd woodburning stove( I run my whole house with woodburning stoves 2 with backboilers) and I love the clean lines and great heat output of this stove. It heats my room very quickly... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames