Suspending a 6' wide, 1,200-pound marble fireplace proved a gravity-defying engineering challenge. The tons of behind-the-scene steel and framing allow the fireplace to effortlessly float as the home's centerpiece.
This traditional living room features gray walls and a gold-framed painting that hangs above a marble fireplace. Classic armchairs, a glass coffee table and formal table lamps make the space feel elegant.
This gorgeous bedroom is a modern retreat for its occupants. A stunning marble fireplace is positioned in the center of the room, boasting a design that allows it to be visible from three different sides.
The mantel and trim work in this master bedroom are kept straightforward, painted in Farrow & Ball's "Pointing" with moldings applied to stimulate paneling. The marble fireplace enlivens two chairs that coordinate nicely with the aqua and white check-patterned carpet.
A decorative oval mirror, a cluster of pottery vases and a small urn grace the mantel over this marble fireplace. Add a dose of whimsy with the tiger-print ottoman and some elegance (and color) with a blue-and-white bowl, and you've got a beautiful living room.
This model home’s fireplace is wrapped floor to ceiling in expensive marble. The same clean look can easily be achieved with an inexpensive plank-sized porcelain tile, says Atlanta interior designer Michael C. Morris with Monte Hewett Homes.
Cozy up to your loved one by the gorgeous fireplace in the master bedroom of this Kenilworth, IL mansion. The interior paneling, exposed beam and marble tie together nicely to complement the rest of the home's contemporary design.