Dunsley Highlander 8 stove

Overall Rating:

3.5 flames

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Dunsley Highlander 8 stove

The Dunsley Highlander 8 has 2 cast iron doors with viewing panels made of glass.

The log length is up to 460mm.

The Highlander stove has got air wash system.

Knobbs on doors are available in black, brass or polished steel.

As it is a multi fuel stove it has a grate & ash pan


can burn wood or fossil fuel.

Technical Data
  • Height: 630mm
  • Width: 605mm
  • Depth: 385mm
  • Flue Diameter: 150mm
  • Fuel: Multifuel
  • Efficiency: 77.8%

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 3 flames
Quality of finish 3.5 flames
Value for money 3.5 flames
Ease of use 4 flames
Ease of lighting 4 flames
Firebox size 4 flames
How well does the airwash work 3.5 flames
Controllability 3.5 flames
Handle operation 3 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 3 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 3 flames

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Most Popular Review

  • Solid Functional Stove with Good UK Based Back Up

    Chris B 8 years ago

    It is solid and robust in construction and easy to light and use. Its slightly older design makes it less controllable than some more modern stoves. This is a benefit when it comes to servicing... []

    Stove expert replied: Routine maintenance is important and should not be missed to insure the stove works as efficiently and effectively as possible..

    Overall rating:

    3 flames

More reviews for Dunsley Highlander 8 stove

  • Very disappointing performance!!!

    Claire Duckett 7 years ago

    We have had our highlander 8 with a back boiler for 2 years now and if I had my chance again I would never have bought it!!!! Within the first month of purchase we had the technical engineer... []

    Stove expert replied: I would try smokeless fuel in the stove as you may find this will give a better heat output to room and water being a concentrated pro-longed heat source. If you decide to remove this stove YOU MUST NOT FILL THE BOILER WITH SAND AND USE AS A DRY STOVE, this was advice given by the health an safety department several years ago. I would suggest selling it to someone wanting a boiler model. The Dove will give you 10kW's to water and 2kW's to room should you opt for this model in the future. I would suggest getting your requirements calculated by a heating engineer to insure that the stove is able to provide your requirements.

    Overall rating:

    1.5 flames

  • Good Value

    Jonathan Rarity 7 years ago

    Came from a rented house with an Island II stove. It's a better stove but twice the price. Bought a doublesided (single glass) Highlander 8 for our new house & very happy with it. Both doors... []

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

  • Dunsley Highlander 8

    Peter Lee

    half years (and doubled in price!) Clay firebricks supplied with stove crumbling after 7 years and replaced by Vermiculite (supplied without saying they were not clay, by Dunsley) They have... []

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames