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NOS Montgomery Ward “Style House” Electric Wall Fireplace

NOS Montgomery Ward “Style House” Electric Wall Fireplace

IMG_0280Mel and I were antiquing in the bay this past weekend when we came across this NOS (New Old Stock) Montgomery Wards electric wall fireplace/heater.  This thing was never used or assembled.  It’s in fantastic condition and in a chartreuse color that looks great in our guest bedroom.

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We were amazed with the condition of this unit.  Usually they get pretty filthy and beat up after years and years of use.

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This hanging fireplace had its original parts packet.

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This packet included new screens, screen pulls, and mounting hardware.

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This just goes to show you that our home is always changing.  We thought we completed our guest bedroom, but when we found this we couldn’t pass it up!

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This will add both functionality and ambiance to the room.

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Now this room has a heater, and with a newly acquired Vornado floor fan our guests will have cooling as well!

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  1. wow…I love the hanging fireplace…so retro…your room looks great…you’ve got talent!

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  2. these always bring back memories when i see them! i remember when my mom got ours from none other than “monkey” wards – lol! it looks great in your guest room 🙂

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  3. I could be a guest! All dates available.

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  4. Great find! Love the look on your Guest Bedroom those Carlos Pribts are wonderful.

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  5. Amazing what a find…

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  6. We have the same fireplace. I’ve been searching for a manual. Can you see if the on/off switch has another purpose besides turning on the logs? I seem to think it acts as the blower as well. Thank you for any help you can provide.

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