Franco Belge Montfort stove, page 3 of reviews
The Franco Belge Montfort stove is available in 5 diferent enamel finishes -
there is air wash to keep the glass clean .
The Montfort has an external riddling grate & 1 plain glass door to view the fire through.
It is a traditional relief cast iron stove & weighs in at 75kg.
- Height: 550mm
- Width: 454mm
- Depth: 382mm
- Flue Diameter: 125mm
- Fuel: Multifuel
- Nominal Heat Output: 5kW
- Efficiency: 64.3%
Page 3/4 of reviews for Franco Belge Montfort stove
We needed a stove that could fit into a modern smaller fire opening, have a large firebox, be good at lighting up and look good at the same time. In addition, we wanted an ivory enamel finish... [ read more ]
Stove expert replied: Air bricks are not only required for stoves over the 5kW's as it used to be stated, the regulations have changed so please insure that you check this out as you may still need one!
Have had the stove now a couple of years after a bit of research. A tossup between a Morso squirrel and the Montfort, chose the Montfort multi fuel as the glass was larger and better for wider... [ read more ]
Stove expert replied: he glass should clear once the stove is up to working temperature providing the wood is dry and seasoned. Household coal is not recommended and smokeless fuels should be use, this may be why the glass blackens!!
Did absolutely loads of research before taking the plunge with this stove - choices were more limited as we needed a DEFRA approved stove because of the area that we live in. This is our first... [ read more ]
Stove expert replied: Nice review but supplying a kit that is not required in most areas would seem not practicable hence the extra for smoke controlled areas.
Bought after much research and deliberation and very pleased. Thought it would be too small for the large living and dining room, but as per other reviewers, it pumps out the heat indeed! I... [ read more ]
Stove expert replied: Very economic and controllable, good feedback and resolves an air vent if direct air control kit is available.
Great burner with high heat output BUT major problems with door hinges locking so that door pins gradually screw themselves out so that the door will no longer close. After several attempts... [ read more ]
Thrilled with this stove!! We burn HomeFire briquettes and it is brilliant. Sooo toasty. Looks wonderful, nice thick glossy enamelling. Lovely big wide window....and if you pile it up before... [ read more ]
all i can say is fantastic stove could not choose better.
I too never normally write reviews but this stove has transformed our sitting room and I cannot recommend it highly enough. It is incredibly efficient, a doddle to light and control and it looks... [ read more ]