At Ward Antique Fireplaces we can offer the most comprehensive restoration service available. With over 30 years experience at fireplace restoration we believe our restoration service is unparalleled within our trade.

If you dont believe us just take a look at the images at the bottom of the page showing some previous/present restoration work.

We offer an extensive list of restoration services such as:

Sand blasting – The best way to remove old paint.

High temperature heat proof spray painting – A must for any working fireplace.

Metal Polishing – Our team of restoration experts can finish your fireplaces in an array of polished styles.

Black Leading – Using the best lead black replacement product on the market.

Replacement Parts – Not only with the standard parts but also with our very own casting patterns of original parts.

Stone Restoration – Marble and Slate restoration by a skilled stone mason.

Repair – Most people are amazed at the level of repair possible on their Cast Iron fireplaces.

Painted Finishes – for decorative fireplaces a range of different finishes is possible white/cream being the main ones.

Powder Coating – For decorative fireplaces powder coating gives a beautifully smooth finish.

In short, we can restore your fireplace regardless of the state it’s currently in!

It is possible for us to give you a rough quote from pictures but it is important to remember that not all defects and cracks are apparent until the fireplace is stripped, however we will always aim to keep to the original quote where ever possible.

Contact us by email with a picture attachment to or call us on 020 8650 9005 or pop in one of our stores with a photo:

Hither Green

417 Hither Green Lane, Hither Green, SE13 6TR 020 8697 6003

…and don’t forget you can look us up on Facebook with our existing restorations to give you an idea on how great your fireplace will look. like us on Facebook at

We can offer our customers several additional services, these services are offered for your convenience and are not provided directly by Ward Antique Fireplaces unless stated;

Delivery can either be arranged through a haulage firm or with our own vans subject to cost, please discuss this with one of our staff.

Custom made Decorative Gas Coal Effect Fires020 8697 6003 / 020 8650 9005

Custom made hearths in Granite or Slate020 8697 6003 / 020 8650 9005

Reproduction Tiles020 8697 6003 / 020 8650 9005

Reproduction stone surrounds020 8697 6003 / 020 8650 9005

Made to measure wooden surrounds020 8697 6003 / 020 8650 9005

Custom made steel linings for chambers020 8650 9005

Fitting020 8650 9005

Chimney sweeping (S. Pearce) – 020 8699 3713

Cowl and Chimney Pot removal / fitting (L. Davis) – 07904 195 816

Carpet refitting (S. Howes) – 07905 357 637