Experience Timeless Elegance with The Yorktown by Forshaw Mantels – A Perfect Blend of Classic Design and Superior Craftsmanship!

Product Description

Capture the essence of The Yorktown, highlighting its elegant lines and classic design that beautifully accentuate any fireplace setting.

Product Features


Elegant lines and classic design.
Accentuates the fireplace’s hearth and surround.

Finish Options:

Shown in Painted White and Green Granite.

Sizes Available:

YORKTOWN 36″: OL 65, OH 52.75, W 47, H 39.5, S 7.25, L 5.5, OLW 58.
YORKTOWN 42″: OL 71, OH 52.75, W 53, H 39.5, S 7.25, L 5.5, OLW 64.


Custom wood mantels.


Custom sizing available through the custom calculator.

Quality Materials:

Crafted with attention to detail.

Outdoor Options:

Mention of “Chase Top Flashings” suggests compatibility with outdoor settings.

Product Specifications

Overall Length (OL): 65 inches
Overall Height (OH): 52.75 inches
Width (W): 47 inches
Height (H): 39.5 inches
Shelf Depth (S): 7.25 inches
Leg Width (L): 5.5 inches
Overall Leg Width (OLW): 58 inches
Overall Length (OL): 71 inches
Overall Height (OH): 52.75 inches
Width (W): 53 inches
Height (H): 39.5 inches
Shelf Depth (S): 7.25 inches
Leg Width (L): 5.5 inches
Overall Leg Width (OLW): 64 inches

Installation Options

Professional installation

Fuel Types


Fuel Type Application


Clearances and Cavity Measurements

Clearance from Combustible Materials:

Building codes often mandate a specific gap between the mantel and any materials prone to combustion, like wood framing or drywall. A typical recommendation is a minimum clearance of 6 inches.

Clearance from Fireplace Opening:

Position the mantel at a safe distance above the fireplace opening, following the manufacturer’s guidelines for the specific product.

Side Clearance:

Take into account the space on either side of the mantel, ensuring sufficient clearance to prevent overheating or contact with adjacent materials.

Height Clearance:

Check the height clearance from the mantel to the ceiling or any overhanging structures to prevent heat buildup in confined spaces.

Cavity Measurements:
Fireplace Cavity Dimensions:

Measure the width, height, and depth of the fireplace cavity to ensure a proper fit for the mantel. The mantel dimensions should complement the fireplace opening.

Wall Cavity Size:

Evaluate the available wall space for the mantel, measuring the width and height to determine the appropriate size.

Protrusion into the Room:

Measure how far the mantel extends into the room to ensure it aligns with the overall design and layout.

Ceiling Height:

Consider the ceiling height when selecting a mantel; taller ceilings may accommodate larger and more intricate mantel designs.
Consideration for Accessories:

If the mantel will be accompanied by accessories like a mirror or artwork, factor in their dimensions and placement within the cavity.


Limited warranty

Product Highlights

Elevate the aesthetic appeal of your living space with The Yorktown by Forshaw Mantels, a masterpiece crafted with meticulous attention to detail. The mantel’s classic design features elegant lines that seamlessly enhance the ambiance of any fireplace setting. The timeless aesthetics are complemented by the use of premium materials, as The Yorktown is constructed with high-quality wood, ensuring both durability and longevity.

This mantel goes beyond its classic appeal by offering customization options to match your unique style and space. Select from a variety of finishes and sizes, allowing you to tailor The Yorktown to seamlessly integrate with your existing decor or become a focal point in a newly designed space. With its classic design, premium materials, and customization options, The Yorktown is a versatile and enduring choice for those seeking to infuse their living space with timeless beauty.

Company Overview for Manufacturer

As a distinguished player in the industry, Forshaw Mantels has earned a reputable standing for its expertise in creating exquisite mantels that redefine the aesthetics of fireplaces. Grounded in a commitment to quality and innovation, Forshaw Mantels consistently delivers timeless pieces that elevate the ambiance of homes with a touch of sophistication. The brand’s dedication to excellence is evident in every product, showcasing a perfect fusion of meticulous craftsmanship and thoughtful design. For homeowners seeking to enhance their living spaces with refined fireplace accessories, Forshaw Mantels stands out as a trusted choice synonymous with enduring quality and timeless elegance.

The legacy of Forshaw Mantels is built upon a foundation of creating products that transcend mere functionality, incorporating an artistic flair that transforms fireplaces into focal points of visual appeal. With a focus on marrying traditional craftsmanship with contemporary design sensibilities, Forshaw Mantels has become a go-to brand for those who appreciate the harmonious blend of form and function in their living


Q: Is The Yorktown available in different finishes?
A: Yes, The Yorktown offers various finish options to complement your decor.

Q: How do I clean and maintain The Yorktown?
A: Follow our maintenance guidelines in the product manual to ensure the longevity and beauty of The Yorktown.

Q: Is professional installation recommended?
A: Professional installation is recommended to ensure proper setup and adherence to safety standards.

Q: Can The Yorktown be used with electric fireplaces?
A: The Yorktown is designed to complement traditional fireplaces; compatibility with electric fireplaces may vary.
Q: Is The Yorktown suitable for outdoor use?
A: The Yorktown is primarily designed for indoor use; using it outdoors may impact its durability.

Q: How do I order The Yorktown?
A: Visit our online catalog or contact our authorized dealers to place an order for The Yorktown.

Q: Does The Yorktown come pre-assembled?
A: The Yorktown may require assembly; detailed instructions are provided for easy setup.

Q: Can I see The Yorktown in person before purchasing?
A: Visit our authorized dealer locations to experience The Yorktown in person and receive personalized assistance.

Q: Is The Yorktown compatible with gas fireplace inserts?
A: The Yorktown is designed for compatibility with specific fireplace types; contact our support team for guidance.

Q: What makes The Yorktown unique compared to other mantels?
A: The Yorktown stands out with its classic design, premium materials, and customizable options, offering a unique addition to any space.