An attractive, French Louis XV (1715–1774) style and period, Sarrancolin marble fireplace of superb colour, circa 1745. With serpentine shelf and frieze, which is centred with a well sculpted acanthus leaf, upheld by a rococo C-scroll. The console shaped jambs with simple but visually effective, panelled geometric decoration. The whole raised on foot blocks.
Height 44 3/8 in (112.6cm) width 57 1/2 in (146cm)
Internal height 37 1/8 in (94.3cm) width 42 1/4 in (107.4cm)