DIY Faux Wood Pile in Fireplace

DIY Faux Wood Pile in Fireplace

This Pinterest Challenge was created by Morgan over at Pepper Design Blog a couple years ago as a winter project. After having issues with the gas fireplace, they shut off the gas and she designed a way to cover up the old charred opening. A variation of this could be...
Secret Passage in False Fireplace/Chimney

Secret Passage in False Fireplace/Chimney

This false fireplace in Harvington Hall, complete with burn marks, has a fake chimney that was used as a secret passage to a priest hole. The priest could hide here in a time in British history when it was ruled illegal to practice Catholicism.