GODIN bordeaux Art Nouveaux 10kw
Late 19th early 20th Century
ORIGINAL FRENCH ANTIQUE
BORDEAUX ENAMEL wood and multifuel solid fuel stove.
in very good condition and will be renovated to perfect working order
Vitreous ENAMEL CAST IRON exterior, interior cast-iron firebox with original firebrick
Mica Windows and top lifting lid with cooking and top loading hinged lid; It has a front opening door and can also be access via the top-loading hinged lid to allow easy loading
when the exterior stove cast iron lid is closed it makes a perfect bain marie plate.
Depth 45 cm
Top of flu to floor 115cm
Height with lid open 125cm
fire box is 50cmx26cmx16cm
This stove will produce approx 10 KW
This stove is MULTI FUEL Wood , anthracite, peat wood blocks Coal, Coke
or larger sized fuel pellets.(5cm>)
It will accept logs up to 15cm diameter, 50cm long
This stove is a very handsome and sturdy piece of industrial design by one of the most famous French stove foundries.
In terms of efficiency this stove top of it's class for the era and STILL compares favorably with modern stoves of similar size.
The BORDEAUX WINE colour is not common.
STILL ON THE TABLE
watch this space
This model is still in good overall condition and is very suitable for use as a working stove.
It will give decades of useful service
GODIN still manufacture stoves today and they operate from the same departement 02 Aisne, in North eastern France in the Ardennes Champagne Lorrain Alsace region
Jean Baptise Godin was a very important industrialist at the time and created a town similar to Bournville in the Birmingham, which he based on socialist principles of co-operative living and shared ownership https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Baptiste_Andr%C3%A9_Godin#Le_Familist.C3.A8re_de_Guise_
Once renovated we expect the value of this model to be £575