The Logpile House

Our small wood stove has found its home in this curvaceous cabin!

The Hobbit small wood burning stove installed in a log cabin in Wales 1

The Logpile House is tucked away within a secluded meadow in Powys, Wales. This beautiful structure still feels very much part of its local environment, and the owners have carefully managed the land to enhance the biodiversity of the wildflowers, wetlands, and the surrounding ancient woodlands. We were incredibly pleased to see that our small wood burning stove was integrated into the design of this stunning rural retreat!

Our Hobbit stove enables guests to stay at the cabin all-year-round thanks to the amount of heat it kicks out! Visitors can fully enjoy their day out, knowing that our small wood burning stove will be ready and waiting at the cabin to keep them warm and cosy.

The surrounding area has plenty to offer in terms of attractions and activities. Both couples, friends and families can choose to go mountain biking or hiking in the Brecon Beacons or the Cambrians, or you might decide to canoe up the Wye Valley! If you prefer a less intense day out, then the Hundred House Inn is just one mile up the road, and the cultural site of Hay-on-Wye is only 40 minutes away.

This gorgeous cabin is the perfect place to unwind and appreciate the wilderness. It sits on the banks of an oxbow lake, and it has a lovely decking area with wooden doors that open out onto the picturesque setting. The site also benefits from very minimal light pollution, which makes it the perfect spot for some late night stargazing! If you start to get a bit cold, then you can hop back inside the cabin to warm up in front of our Hobbit stove. A variety of books and board games have already been provided by the host, so you enjoy some time in front of the fire and watch the flames flicker away!

Despite its secluded location, the hosts are not too far away in case you need to ask them any questions, or if you need a hand with something. If you’ve packed heavily, then you’ll need to trundle a wheelbarrow along the side of the river with your belongings, but those looking for a more comfortable adventure will be pleased to know that there’s still Wifi and induction hobs at the cabin to make life a bit easier!

The twin bedroom can be easily converted into a double bed, allowing the cabin to sleep 2 people, but there’s also extra space for another 2 adults. There’s also a fire pit just outside the cabin, so you can enjoy some outdoor cooking and al fresco dining during the long summer evenings! If it’s a hot sunny day, then adults and children alike can easily cool off by bombing into the river from the rope swing!

If you’re wondering how you might be able to incorporate one of our small wood burning stoves into the design of your structure, then make sure you take a good look through the wide range of installation kits that we’ve designed, to see how you could get a Hobbit stove installed into your chosen space!

If you’re at all unsure about what flue parts you might need, then please feel free to contact us, as we offer a bespoke flue consultancy service free of charge!

Make sure you also visit the listing for The Logpile House on Canopy and Stars to find out more and to book your stay today!

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Our Hobbit Stove Has Been Fitted!

"We had a Hobbit stove fitted this week by Alex Reay from Flues and Fires, and I just wanted to get in touch to say it is AMAZING and we love it! We have a lovely cast iron tiled fireplace which I was desperate not to lose when we installed a small wood burning stove, but until I found the Hobbit on Google, everyone told me it would be impossible to keep the fire surround. The Hobbit is perfect - not only does it fit very snugly, but it looks fantastic and the blue door complements the tiles very nicely. We are sitting enjoying a fire now and absolutely loving it! Thanks for creating such an amazing product."

Nicola Williams

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The Best Stove Ever!

"It’s the best stove ever! It’s easy to light, very efficient, burns anthracite and stays in overnight (ours has been in for three weeks now). It even keeps a kettle of water at the ready for a cuppa! What more can I say, we love it! Just the thing to make our Yorkshire home cosy, and the cat loves it too!"

Lynn and Andrew, West Yorkshire

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First Small Stove Installation

Was looking for a small stove for my first self-install. Found Mark very helpful. Knowledgeable, friendly service. Stove burns well and generates lots more heat than the previous open fire. What is not to like?


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A Huge Thank You!

"Dear Mark and Gill, a huge thank you for designing and making the Hobbit stove! We had two different London-based fireplace companies tell us that we simply had to knock out the old cast iron and tile fireplace to fit in a woodburning stove, and that there was no other option! Then we found you online. We are delighted with our little Hobbit, which swallows up logs and kicks out a good amount of heat. Perfect for the winter! I will also be writing to the London-based fireplace companies to put the Hobbit on their radar. Best wishes."


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Delighted With Our Hobbit Stove!

"Mark, Gill, thank you for your assistance, we are delighted with our Hobbit! I fired it up this evening after taking all afternoon making a register plate to fit the opening."


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It's Brilliant!

"Hi Mark, here's a photo of the Hobbit installed in my Yorkist grate. It’s brilliant! It also throws out a lot more heat than the grate did."

Roger T

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Just to Say Thank You!

"I just had a chat with Gill saying how delighted we are with our little Hobbit stove, and to also thank you both for your attention to detail and excellent customer service!"


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The Little Hobbit Has Stepped Up To The Challenge!

"We just wanted to say how impressed and how much of a life saver our little Hobbit has been! It was fitted a few months ago in our holiday home in Rhu, Scotland, which is a large open plan conversion in a Victorian house. This weekend our boiler decided it was not going to play ball. The little Hobbit has stepped up to the challenge, providing heat to a very large area, about twenty eight foot by twenty four foot with a high ceiling of about eighteen foot, keeping the room reasonably warm, warm enough for us not to use cardigans!”

Alan W

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Very Pleased With Our Hobbit!

"We are very pleased with the stove and think it looks great! We restored our fireplace (it was hidden under plaster!) and the whole look is better than we hoped!"


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Absolutely Delighted!

"Just had our Hobbit SE installed in our Victorian fireplace and we are absolutely delighted with the end result. We felt passionate about preserving our lovely fireplace!"


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Our Pride And Joy!

"What a fantastic fireplace with the beautiful Hobbit stove. It fits perfectly into the small space and throws out a lot of heat. Here's a photo of our little stove, now our pride and joy and much admired by all who see and feel the warmth."

Chris and C

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"Just to bid you all a Happy New Year and to say how much we’re enjoying having our Hobbit stove! It was easy to fit with the help of your excellent ‘how to’ videos and we’re just awaiting our inspection by building control for the certification. The Hobbit has fitted neatly into the hearth vacated by the old gas back boiler (with a little cosmetic rendering) and never ceases to surprise us how much heat it can deliver to the point that the new condenser boiler is having an easy life, thereby saving us on gas bills too! Everyone loves having a ‘real fire’ in the living room."

Philip Baird

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A Brilliant Little Wood Burner!

"The stove we bought from you is really starting to come into its own as the weather cools down. Here is a photo showing how much one of our dogs is enjoying it!"

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Brilliant Product!

"Just wanted to share a picture of our newly installed Hobbit. Absolutely delighted with it, and so pleased we were able to retain our existing fireplace as well. Brilliant product, thank you!"



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