Hanging Fireplaces – Beautiful And Versatile With A Touch Of Grandeur

The fireplace is a beautiful décor element in any home. Originally, it was a piece used to heat up the room but lately it has become a very appreciated décor piece. It maintained its original function but it also gained more versatility as more designs and types were created. The hanging fireplace is one of the most intriguing styles.

Modern living room with a black and white interior and a hanging fireplace

Hanging fireplaces are particularly great in spaces that have high ceilings. They are usually included in spacious living rooms but they can also become a beautiful part of the bedroom, dining room or any other room. Moreover, a hanging fireplace could also be used in an outdoor space. It would look good on a covered deck or terrace. Most hanging fireplaces have a industrial-inspired design. They are usually made of metal and have simple designs.

Contemporary home office featuring a small covered deck with a hanging fireplace

Modern living room with a cozy sitting corner near the window

Contemporary living room featuring a hanging fireplace as a focal point

Casual contemporary living room with a hanging fireplace in the center of the sitting area

An iconic hanging fireplace symbol in a contemporary home

Modern living room featuring a hanging fireplace above the platform

Contemporary family room with double height ceiling and a beautiful hanging fireplace

Minimalist sitting area with large windows and a hanging fireplace in the center

Expansive living room with a hanging fireplace as a focal point

A minimalist contemporary home featuring a hanging fireplace complemented by a series of hanging pendant lights

Luxurious beach house with panoramic views and a central hanging fireplace in the living area

But their simplicity doesn’t stop them from becoming a beautiful focal point in the room. They add warmth to the space and make it seem more inviting and comfortable. They also have a certain grandeur given by their design. To make them stand out, designers usually place them in the center of the sitting area or somewhere close to it, where it can be admired from all angles and in all its splendor. Once you a few examples of interiors featuring hanging fireplaces you will be able to truly appreciate their beauty.

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Published by in Interiors, on January 8th, 2013


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