pellet stove installed directly into the fireplace as illustrated in this picture. It looks much better than an insert, and if well-matched to the fireplace, imparts ambience as well as warmth to the room.
Sneak Peek: Victoria Suffield and Phil Webb. "Although it’s a house, the previous owners put in this Victorian marble fire surround (which I love). The woodburner is fantastically cozy; it’s a Cove 2 from Charnwood in gunmetal.