Portway Stoves

Portway Stoves

Portway multi fuel and wood burning stoves began in the early 1800’s when the owner of an ironmongery store took inspiration from the very first enclosed metal stoves which first appeared in North America at the end of the 1700’s and custom built his own stove to heat his Halstead based store. 

The beauty behind the success of Portway’s stove was in their efficiency. The stoves burned so slowly that they extracted the maximum amount of heat from the fuel. The stoves were named ‘Tortoise’ stoves and proudly produced with the motto ‘Slow but Sure’ displayed on the front. It was the first heating appliance to offer fuel efficiency as a major selling point making its role in the development of our industry of great significance today. Robert Higgs, the chief executive of the Heating and Ventilating contractors association argues the Portway was the “founding father of energy efficiency”. 

Portway Stoves are only available to purchase in our show room and can not be sold on-line, this listing is just for your information only, please visit our showroom. 

Portway 1 Cast Iron Arched Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 1 Cast Iron Square Multifuel Stove
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Portway 1 Contemporary Gas Stove
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Portway 1 Glass - Small Contemporary Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 - Contemporary Gas Stove
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Portway 2 - Traditional Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 Cast Iron Arched Traditional Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 Cast Iron Square Traditional Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 Double-sided Contemporary Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 Double-sided Traditional Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 2 Glass Contemporary Multi Fuel Stove
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Portway 3 Large Contemporary Multi Fuel Stove
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Tamworth Fireplace, Unit 9 Sterling Park, Claymore, Tame Valley Industrial Estate, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 5DQ

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