The Petworth 8kw

Overall Rating:

4.5 flames

based on 5 reviews    (View rating breakdown)
The Petworth 8kw

A traditional, 8kW stove from Chesney.

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 5 flames
Quality of finish 4.5 flames
Value for money 4 flames
Ease of use 4.5 flames
Ease of lighting 5 flames
Firebox size 4.5 flames
How well does the airwash work 4.5 flames
Controllability 5 flames
Handle operation 4 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 4.5 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 4.5 flames

Most Recent Review

  • Chesney or Clearview

    Thomas Wiltshire 7 years ago

    I hope this review is useful to you, please don’t be put off buying a Chesney because of my limited experience they are probably better than some others out there – at least they
    look better! I can live with the issues and so we are happy with ours, whether I would have been happier with a Clearview perhaps, I will never know.

    Stove expert replied: Some disappointing problems but you seem to have learned to live with them. An alternative to a stove thermometer is a flue thermometer which may be easier to see and gives accurate indication of the best working temperatures. Regarding the glass vibrating, was the flue draw checked at the time of installation, if you have a strong draw this may be causing the problem and can lead to less control of the unit and higher fuel consumption. If this is found to be the case a flue damper or stabilizer can be fitted to rectify this, ask your installer for further assistance.

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

Most Popular Review

  • WOW!!! what a stove

    Sam 10 years ago

    This is my fifth stove in three houses. And i'll be taking this one with me if I ever move again. Had an initial problem with the air control lever but rang Chesneys who responded well and got
    it sorted, works like a dream now. With cold snap last weekend, easily kept it going for three days and nights no problem.
    Overall rating:

    5 flames

More reviews for The Petworth 8kw

  • LPG

    Paul J 9 years ago

    Fantastic stove had for 12 mths would buy again Major problem as now moving house and no gas only LPG DO NOT UNDERSTAND WHY CHESNEYS DO NOT DO LPG Paul J

    Stove expert replied: LPG stoves are not that common and manufacturers will only invest where they can see a good return for their money!

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames


    S Scott 9 years ago

    Great fire have got clearview which was what i thought was the best but chesneys woodburner is just as good but better lookingonly negative is my son wanted to purchase but is not available
    in LPG which i believe is crazy not to have available but 10 out of 10 for stove
    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • out of this world

    George 10 years ago

    I have had stoves before but nothing quite like this. Such friendly advice from Chesneys sales team and good installation service. I had to wait a few weeks to be installed but well worth the
    wait. This stove gives such great heat into my room, easy to use and looks stylish too. Well worth the money.Thank you Chesneys!!!

    Stove expert replied: Lovely feedback for this stove.

    Overall rating:

    5 flames