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Franco Belge Savoy Classic stove, page 2 of reviews

Overall Rating:

3.5 flames

based on 15 reviews    (View rating breakdown)
Franco Belge Savoy Classic stove

The Franco Belge Savoy Classic stove is a cast iron model with some relief work on the front.

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The Savoy Classic has one plain door with glass in the door and a relatively high output for a compact stove.

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The Franco Belge models are also available in enamel finish.

Technical Data
  • Fuel: Woodburning

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 3.5 flames
Quality of finish 4 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 4 flames
Controllability 3.5 flames
Handle operation 3.5 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 2.5 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 3 flames

Page 2/2 of reviews for Franco Belge Savoy Classic stove

  • I had my Savoy for two years

    Johan Baard 7 years ago

    I have the boiler attachment and that works very well although after a year I have 'knocking' in the pipes when burning very hot. The boiler of course competes for wood space inside the stove... []

    Stove expert replied: DO NOT USE FRESHLY CUT WOOD ON A STOVE - NEVER - NEVER. Get the plumbing checked as you should not be able to hear any knocking sound and it may be that the water is not getting away from the stove quickly enough!

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

  • Franco Belge Savoy

    Clive 9 years ago

    I selected this stove for it's large window, heat output, price and size. The stove has been installed for a year now and has met my expectations.The airwash works very well on the large window... []

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • Franco Belge Savoy

    Ian Houghton 10 years ago

    Very good value for money. Airwash works very well. Wood must be good quality and dry to get best control and heat from unit. Will only burn overnight with coal in unless shut right down with... []

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

  • Savoy - Nice and hot or even hotter !

    Andrew Cooper 10 years ago

    We also have the baby brother Belfort. The Savoy is a resonably priced stove with a very good sized firebox and will take 400mm logs so less cutting effort(unless you have a smaller stove too... []

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

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