Esse 505 stove
The Esse 505 is a contemporary model - available in 2 different sizes -
the compact 505c stove model or the taller 505F free standing stove.
The more compact model will fit into a traditional fireplace opening.
Most Recent Review
. The only minor quibble is that the inside is quite small so you have to be a bit selective about what size log you put in.There is rumoured to be a woodburning kit for this, but the supplier we used was unable to find one. I think that conversion involves removing the riddle plate and that would increase depth, but not width (which is the dimension it's a bit tight in)The big glass door seems to pump out heat, and the 5 kW is more than enough for our fairly big kitchen.