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Review of Woodstock Soapstone --- fireside franklin -- Freestanding Stove burning Natural Gas or Propane (LP)
Installation Type: Gas - Direct Vent
Date Reviewed: 2020-02-02 13:49:14

Satisfaction Ratings from 5 stars (best) to 1 star (worst)
Satisfaction with unit = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with dealer = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with manufacturer = ✰✰✰✰✰

Other Information about the Home and Stove
Room Size (Sq ft): 408 | House Size (Sq feet): 1960
Bought in 2019 , Price Paid: $2600
Location : NEWTOWN, IN 47969-0091,
Purchased from: Direct From Manufacturer -

Likes: This Fireside Franklin was purchased to supplement our BK Princess for those times in the shoulder season when the woodstove isnt needed and we want to leave for several days and not worry...and it does this in spades!I went with the optional remote control/thermostat and I am very pleased with this option and its accuracy! It holds +/-2 degrees. Although the living room its in is only 408 sq.ft. it also heats the adjoining kitchen...approx. 320 sq. ft....and a adjoining bath and 2 bedrooms with no problems! I wish I had done this much sooner! I am not getting any younger and this will cut my wood consumption significantly while allowing us the freedom of not being married to the woodstove when we want to travel to see the grandchildren! It also brings piece of mind to me in the case of a injury or illness.The stove itself is absolutely beautiful! The stove is heavy as expected...after all it is constructed of cast iron and soapstone! It radiates heat long after the flame goes out! The people at Woodstock are first class an very easy to deal with!

Dislikes: None


* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004