Get your home autumn-ready: Spruce up your fireplace with accessories from online auctions28 August 2020 It is still August but autumn is around the corner. Now is the perfect time to get your home ready for a cosy changing of the season.
Make sure the hearth of the home is spruced up with ornaments and accessories.
Here is a selection of lots coming up at auction from next week.
A cosy fireplace needs a smart fire screen when it is not in use. This example (above) is an Arts & Crafts stained glass screen and is offered with an estimate of £80-100 at an auction at SAS on September 1.
View and bid for this Arts & Crafts firescreen via thesaleroom.com.
Fire dogs and fender
A fireplace looks smart with fire dogs and a fender and this 4ft 8in (1.46m) Victorian cast iron fender with fire dogs is estimated at £80-120 at Warren & Wignall on September 2.
View and bid for this Victorian fender and firedogs via thesaleroom.com.
Over mantel mirror
The classiest fireplaces have large mirrors above and Halls will offer this Victorian gilt gesso over mantel mirror on September 16. Measuring 4ft 3in x 5ft 1in (1.31 x 1.58m) it is estimated at £400-600.
View and bid for this Victorian gilt over mantel mirror via thesaleroom.com.
This set of brass fire irons date to the late 19th century to early 20th century comprising a shovel, a poker, and a set of tongs, with ring-cast handles. They are offered with a pair of brass shoe fireplace ornaments with an estimate of £250-350 at Lyon & Turnbull's sale running from September 2-3.
View and bid for these brass fire irons via thesaleroom.com.
Still in need of a makeover for your fireplace? At Rogers Jones on September 12 this 19th century ornamentation for above the fireplace is on offer. It was made c.1820-40 in the Ogwen Valley of Gwynedd and measures 5ft 2in x 6in.
View and bid for this fireplace ornamentation via thesaleroom.com.