Country Kiln 1 stove

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3 flames

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Country Kiln 1

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 3 flames
Quality of finish 3 flames
Value for money 3 flames
Ease of use 3 flames
Ease of lighting 3 flames
Firebox size 3 flames
How well does the airwash work 2.5 flames
Controllability 3 flames
Handle operation 3 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 3 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 2.5 flames

Most Recent Review

  • Customer service?

    Steven Ledaig 2 years ago

    I own and run a country kiln 1 stove. This a great little stove and I would normally recommend it to anyone interested . Sadly that is now no longer the case. My grate melted at the rear ( I... []

    Stove expert replied: Wood will burn best on a bed of ash but if there is a grate in a stove the ash can build up on it over time allowing woodburning conditions that are not quite as efficient as a designated wood stove but will still give good heat output.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

Most Popular Review

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    Gibb Rae 3 years ago

    Been using this stove for 10 years now, never let me down yet, heats the whole flat, uses coal or briquettes if no wood and it burns both with no problems. All I can say to stove novices who... []

    Stove expert replied: Good review. It can take some time to find out how to operate a stove and what fuel will give the best results. Practice makes perfect and providing the conditions are suitable a stove should perform wellt.

    Overall rating:

    5 flames

  • Country kiln adorn

    4 years ago

    I bought a small adorn multi fuel fire from country kiln a few years ago. It was not fitted straight away as the house was not ready for it to go in. Anyway I have been using it now for about... []

    Stove expert replied: Spares should be available for a given period after a product is supplied, I am unsure why you have found that this is not the case with this stove. The amount of heat produced will lesson as the internal components are now not intact or allowing for the correct burning conditions as would have been the case when the stove was new. Disappointing comments on a stove that is not very old..

    Overall rating:

    1.5 flames

  • Bad design

    Michael Leahy 5 years ago

    I have had my Country Kiln Adorne stove just over six years and I must say on the run up to buying it the staff were extremely helpful. The stove is adequate in heating performance but although... []

    Stove expert replied: Homefire Ovals are fine to use on a closed appliance, there are more than one Homefire products available and if it is the six sided nuggets that you have been using then these are for use on an open fire and should not be used in a closed appliance.

    Overall rating:

    2.5 flames

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    J-r Brown 6 years ago

    This stove had been perfect for me, I have been burning wood and coal non stop from November and has been lit every day some times for 48 hours plus. The only thing I can fault about the stove... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Can't seem to get it right

    Paula Fletcher 6 years ago

    Top air wash open and bottom breather open full, usually by the time the kindling has gone and the log is well alight, the ovoids are cherry red and lovely. ( not heating the room at this point... []

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • Country Kiln La Fille

    Neil Fennel 7 years ago

    I picked one up from their workshop, (tried to carry it into the lounge- really a 2 man lift) had it and flue fitted by local builder and it has worked well, heating the lounge well and gradually... []

    Stove expert replied: Wood that has a moisture content of 20% or less should only be used to prevent problems in the flue system.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

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    Anthony Purcell 8 years ago

    I purchased an 8kw stove from Country Kiln 4 years ago and installed it myself. I'm from Ireland and it was cheaper to purchase in Scotland and ship here than buy here. I had a Stovax insert... []

    Stove expert replied: Good feedback but do not agree with comments on Chinese stoves warping, the ones I know of have not!! Try to leave the airwash open a little and this should help to keep the glass clean especially if the wood has a moisture content of less than 20%.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Country Kiln Aspect Stove

    T Grayling 9 years ago

    We have had problems with our stove since it was purchased. Used occasionally and properly, we have had to replace the glass twice due to cracking when lit. On both occasions there was nothing... []

    Stove expert replied: It is a good idea to investigate in depth what you are buying to avoid disappointment. Glass will not be covered by a warranty nor will any liners, so please read the small print!

    Overall rating:

    1.5 flames

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    Alan Barley 9 years ago

    I cannot believe the comments from other users, we have been using woodburners for 28 years at different homes so we know whats good and bad, we love our little country kiln 1, we have had it... []

    Stove expert replied: How refreshing to have comments from a customer who speaks from experience of several ranges of stoves. Good honest feedback. Thanks.

    Overall rating:

    5 flames

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