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Santa Barbara Spanish Fireplace rustic living room
 

Santa Barbara Spanish Fireplace

This very, very small home: less than 1000 sq. ft, was built for a bachelor who had lived on his boat for many years. This stucco fireplace was framed and plastered in place, with custom upholstery added. The lighting and firescreen are custom wrought iron fixtures The walls are custom faux finished for warmth. Handmade terra cotta tiles are handwaxed in a dark wax finish, with a handknotted rug. Built by Droney Construction
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apetrow7 wrote:
Would the ledge work on a kiva fireplace? - I have a kiva fireplace (live in az) that I want to update. Would this work?
   Comment   June 23, 2013
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yes, fine
July 30, 2013 at 6:52pm   
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amalia9192 wrote:
Where did you get the throw pillows?\
   Comment   February 9, 2013
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These throw pillows were made custom for the job. The owner picked the fabric, and we had them made.
February 9, 2013 at 10:49pm   
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adrianedenise wrote:
Where could I find the seats that are on each side of the fireplace?
   Comment   February 9, 2013
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This entire fireplace was built in, custom, including the seats, They are plaster over wood framing, with custom upholstered cushions.
February 9, 2013 at 10:50pm   
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ettyamir wrote:
What are the dimentions of the doors?
   Comment   December 5, 2012
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This fireplace's dimensions are 24" x 30" wide
December 17, 2012 at 4:34pm   
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nickystemple wrote:
what color are the walls
   Comment   November 1, 2012
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The walls were done in a faux finish. The colors were mixed on site by the artist.
December 12, 2012 at 3:43pm     
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Who is the manufacturer of the fireplace door?
December 29, 2013 at 11:42am   
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jackiecorrigan wrote:
Where can you get the fireplace screen. And is the seating in front of the freplace also plaster.
   Comment   October 24, 2012
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The entire fireplace is made from plaster, and the cushions have custom upholstered seats and pillows. The fireplace doors were custom made by a local wrought iron craftsman especially for the job.
December 17, 2012 at 4:43pm   
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srmauzy wrote:
What kind of material is the fireplace made of?
   Comment   July 8, 2012
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plaster
August 9, 2012 at 12:39pm     
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The fireplace is made completely of plaster with upholstered cushions.
December 17, 2012 at 5:00pm   
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h123 wrote:
Could you please tell us the color and brand of paint. Previous inquiry did not seem to get answered. Thanks.
   Comment   July 2, 2012
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The paint in this entire house was made up entirely by the artisan on the job. We selected the painter's tints, and mixed it up like an artist's palette. This is a faux finish, so there are several colors on top of colors.
December 17, 2012 at 5:03pm   
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lovemykdz3 wrote:
What type of floor is this?
   Comment   March 13, 2012
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This floor material: terr cotta, was custom made by Quarry Resources in Santa Barbara. We had it waxed with a brown wax to age it.
December 17, 2012 at 6:39pm   
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mikescarr wrote:
I really like the sconces on the wall. Where did these come from?
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The sconces are from Steven Handelman Studios.
December 17, 2012 at 6:53pm     
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jazzyjazz wrote:
please tell me what is the color on the walls can u give me a website where i can buy this color?
   Comment   February 16, 2012
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The paint on this wall was painted in faux by an artist, who mixed the many colors himself with his artist tints.
December 17, 2012 at 6:54pm   
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Pangaea Interior Design, Portland, OR added this to The Right Built-ins for Your Fireplace
What: If storage or display isn't useful to you, how about some extra seating? And again, don't forget the wood for your wood-burning fireplace.How: Instead of using wood for the seats, the same stucco as the fireplace surround was continued to create benches with angled backs, and custom cushions were made for the top. Wood for burning is nestled below the fireplace. Can't get anymore convenient than that!Style: Using stucco for the benches was a great choice to create a seamless look with the style of the fireplace surround.
Charmean Neithart Interiors, LLC. added this to 12 Design Features That Bring Spanish Flavor to a Kitchen
8. A fireplace. If you have the room in your kitchen, consider a cozy Spanish-style fireplace with banco seating and space for wood storage.

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