Reclaimed Ewarts Copper Roof Ventilator

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Object Description

A reclaimed Ewarts copper roof ventilator dating from the late 19th century. This antique roof vent by Ewarts & Son Ltd is made from sheet copper and has a lovely natural verdigris patina. Once placed atop a roof to ventilate a building, today it is a superb historic object of English history and makes a striking feature in a garden.

Marked ‘Ewart and Son Ltd’ of Euston Road, London, this antique roof ventilator appears as ‘Design T’ in the Ewart catalogue (pictured). Established in the early 19th century, the company was one of England’s leading manufacturers of water heaters and copper ventilators.

Additional Dimensions

Base: 48 x 48 cm

Roof diameter: 58 cm

Object History

By Ewart & Sons, est. 1834.

Object Condition

Good structural condition. Natural verdigris patina. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor Losses, scuffs, and scratches.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:48 x H:121 x D:48 centimeters
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Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44(0) 1981 541 155

Dealer Location


From the M50 / Ross-on-Wye
At the end of the M50 take the A40 towards Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth. Take the A49 Hereford Road (third roundabout after leaving the M50) Ignore the first two signposts for Wormelow, Stay on the A49 for approximately nine miles take the next left turn after passing the Pilgrim Hotel, singed A466 Wormelow. Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side, the site is called; Grove Farm / The Grove.

From A49 Hereford
Follow the A49 south from Hereford for approximately five miles. After the uphill section at the Callow there is a layby on your right followed by one on your left. Take the next right turn onto the A466 singed Wormelow / Monmouth, Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side on Grove Farm / The Grove.

UK Heritage
Grove Barn
United Kingdom

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