The Portway 1 Contemporary stove features beautifully unique design and is manufactured from the finest quality cast-iron. This efficient, compact stove has a maximum heat output of 4.8kW and up to 10 hours burn time. The Portway 1 cast-iron has an external riddling feature to aid the removal of ash from the grates, and is available with a choice of arched or square door designs.
Portway stoves began in the early 1800's when the owner of an ironmongery store first saw an metal stove in North America. He drew inspiration from this and built his own stove to heat is store based in Halstead. Charles Portway's design proved to be so successful that Mr. Portway set up a small foundry manufacturing solid fuel stoves and did so right up till the 1980's without much alteration.