Home: 01799 599981 Mobile: 0795 6099788 paddy@waldensweeps.myzen.co.uk

Category: Uncategorized

Steeple Bumpstead – White Enamel Stovax Huntingdon 25 Multi-Fuel Stove

Uncategorized

Steeple Bumpstead – White Enamel Stovax Huntingdon 25 Multi-Fuel Stove

Posted By paddy

Here is something rather unusual, a Stovax Huntingdon 25 Multi-Fuel Stove but in a white enamel finish. I have swept numerous examples of the Stovax Huntingdon range of stoves over the years, but I had not come across one with an enamel finish. What

Read More
Radwinter – Masport Auckland Wood-Burning Stove

Uncategorized

Radwinter – Masport Auckland Wood-Burning Stove

Posted By paddy

Here is a real rarity, a Masport Auckland Wood-Burning Stove, I had never come across one of these before finding this example at an address in Radwinter. Until I swept this stove I was not even aware of a stove company called Masport. Needless

Read More
Bruno the Parrot Taking His Morning Exercise in Abington

Uncategorized

Bruno the Parrot Taking His Morning Exercise in Abington

Posted By paddy

You could have knocked me over with a feather last week, when I turned up at an address in Great Abington to sweep the chimney and found a large Parrot sitting on the gatepost. I simply just couldn’t believe it, at first thinking it

Read More
Littlebury – Hard at work at the Coalface 

Uncategorized

Littlebury – Hard at work at the Coalface 

Posted By paddy

I have not previously written about actually doing the sweeping work before in my blog, I don’t know why, but thinking about it now, it seems to be a major omission on my part. Afterall chimney sweeping is what we do! So here is

Read More
Sewards End – Di Lusso R4 Euro Wood-Burning Stove

Uncategorized

Sewards End – Di Lusso R4 Euro Wood-Burning Stove

Posted By paddy

I recently swept this Di Lusso R4 Euro Wood-Burning Stove at an address in Sewards End, near Saffron Walden,  and it is the first time had come across this brand of stoves and I was intrigued to find out more about them. I

Read More
We had a cheeky visitor to the van in Finchingfield the other day

Uncategorized

We had a cheeky visitor to the van in Finchingfield the other day

Posted By paddy

 Here we were busy working at an address in Finchingfield doing the chimneys to a couple of large stoves, when we had a cheeky little visitor in the side compartment of the van. This was Poppy the customers little black Cocker Spaniel bitch, presumably on

Read More
Therfield – Petite Godin Stove

Uncategorized

Therfield – Petite Godin Stove

Posted By paddy

 I recently swept this very unusual and attractive tall Petite Godin Stove at an address in Therfield near Royston. These antique stoves are quite a rare find these days, although I have come across one or two of these tall Petite Godin Stoves. I think

Read More
Our 2024 Annual Welsh Chimney Sweeping Holiday

Uncategorized

Our 2024 Annual Welsh Chimney Sweeping Holiday

Posted By paddy

At the end of this week we have been on our end of January annual chimney sweeping visit to south Wales. This involves sweeping the chimneys of Claire’s dad’s friends in the Wenvoe farming community and a couple of addresses in Mumbles Swansea, for

Read More
Cat and Chimney in Abbotsbury Dorset

Uncategorized

Cat and Chimney in Abbotsbury Dorset

Posted By paddy

I saw this thatched cat next to a chimney whilst I was on holiday in Dorset and visiting the beautiful historic village of Abbotsbury, where in the Middle Ages there had been a large abbey. It is a beautiful village with many thatched cottages

Read More
Saffron Walden – Art Decco Parkray Room Heater

Uncategorized

Saffron Walden – Art Decco Parkray Room Heater

Posted By paddy

I have previously written a blog about the number of old Parkray room heaters that I come across and sweep on quire a regular basis, but this week’s blog is something quite rare. I first came across one of these Art Decco appearance/design Parkray

Read More
Menu