Ignite Elegance and Warmth: Discover the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 by Napoleon Fireplaces

Product Description

Elevate the ambiance of your living space with the exquisite ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 Gas Fireplace from Napoleon. This masterpiece of modern design brings both luxury and warmth to any room. With its sleek lines, customizable features, and advanced technology, the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 is the ultimate choice for those seeking both style and comfort.

Product Features

Up to 28,000 BTU’s of cozy warmth
Exclusive PHAZER™ Log Set and Glowing Ember Bed for a realistic flame effect
Pan Style Burner for even heat distribution
Available in Millivolt or Electronic Ignition options
Flex connector complete with shut off (Electronic ignition system only)
Customize with optional Sandstone, Westminster Grey, or Herringbone Decorative Brick Panels
Enhance ambiance with optional MIRRO-FLAME™ Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels
Explore different looks with optional media kits like Beach Fire, Mineral Rock, and Shore Fire
Optional decorative fronts, trim kits, and remote control for added convenience
Stay cozy with the optional blower kit
Pre-wired for wall switch installation
Optional AMBIENT-GLOW metal fibers enhance the embers’ glow on gas fires


Product Specifications

Viewing Area: 51.75 x 16.75 in (131.45 x 42.55 cm)
Framing Width: 56.50 in (143.51 cm)
Framing Height: 39.25 in (99.70 cm)
Framing Depth: 18.50 in (46.99 cm)
Overall Width: 58.50 in (148.59 cm)
Overall Height: 70.50 in (179.07 cm)
Overall Depth: 19.50 in (49.53 cm)
Warranty: President’s Limited Lifetime Warranty*
Fuel Type: Natural Gas
Heat Output (Max.): 28,000 BTU
Heat Management Options: Internal Blower
Installation Options: LHAD, UHM

Installation Options


Fuel Types


Fuel Type Application


Clearances and Cavity Measurements

Minimum Framing Dimensions: Refer to Installation Manual
Ensure proper clearances for safe installation and efficient operation


President’s Limited Lifetime Warranty

Product Highlights

Elevate your home’s ambiance with the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 Gas Fireplace by Napoleon Fireplaces. This stunning piece of contemporary design seamlessly combines luxury and comfort, making it the centerpiece of any room. With up to 28,000 BTU’s of warmth, the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 ensures cozy gatherings even in the coldest months. Its exclusive PHAZER™ Log Set and Glowing Ember Bed create a remarkably realistic flame effect, while the pan-style burner guarantees even heat distribution. Choose between Millivolt or Electronic Ignition options, and revel in the convenience of the included flex connector with shut-off (Electronic ignition system only). For a truly personalized touch, explore optional Sandstone, Westminster Grey, or Herringbone Decorative Brick Panels, or enhance the overall radiance with the MIRRO-FLAME™ Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels. You can also tailor the fireplace’s look with media kits such as Beach Fire, Mineral Rock, and Shore Fire. Optional decorative fronts, trim kits, and a remote control offer unparalleled convenience, while the blower kit ensures optimal warmth distribution. The ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 Gas Fireplace is more than just a heating solution; it’s a work of art that transforms your living space into a haven of comfort and elegance.

Company Overview for Manufacturer

Napoleon Fireplaces, established with a legacy of innovation and craftsmanship, stands as a renowned leader in the heating and hearth industry. With a commitment to excellence, Napoleon has been providing homeowners with a diverse range of high-quality heating solutions, elegant fireplaces, and outdoor living products for decades.

Founded in 1976 in Barrie, Ontario, Canada, Napoleon Fireplaces has expanded its presence internationally, earning a reputation for its unwavering dedication to product design, engineering prowess, and customer satisfaction. The company’s extensive portfolio encompasses a wide array of products, including gas fireplaces, wood-burning stoves, electric fireplaces, and outdoor living essentials, each designed to blend aesthetics and functionality seamlessly.

Driven by a passion for creating warm, inviting spaces, Napoleon is recognized for its innovative approach to fireplace technology. The brand’s commitment to innovation is reflected in its exclusive features like the PHAZER™ Log Set and Glowing Ember Bed, offering realistic flame effects that mimic the charm of traditional fireplaces. Napoleon’s gas fireplaces combine modern design with energy efficiency, delivering both aesthetic allure and practical warmth to homes.

Beyond the elegance of indoor fireplaces, Napoleon extends its expertise to outdoor living experiences. From grills and patio heaters to fire pits and outdoor kitchens, the brand enables homeowners to extend their comfort and style to their outdoor spaces, redefining leisure and entertainment.

Napoleon Fireplaces continues to prioritize environmental responsibility by incorporating advanced heating technology and sustainable practices in its manufacturing processes. The company’s commitment to quality is underscored by its comprehensive warranty offerings, showcasing confidence in the durability and performance of its products.

As a trusted industry leader, Napoleon Fireplaces maintains a global network of authorized dealers, ensuring customers receive personalized guidance and support throughout their buying journey. The brand’s dedication to customer satisfaction is exemplified by its responsive customer service and readily available resources for product information, installation guidance, and maintenance support.

With an unwavering commitment to enhancing lifestyles through superior heating solutions and captivating designs, Napoleon Fireplaces has become synonymous with comfort, elegance, and innovation, making it a premier choice for homeowners seeking to create inviting and breathtaking living spaces.


Q: What is the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 Gas Fireplace?
A: The ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 is a contemporary gas fireplace offered by Napoleon Fireplaces.

Q: What is the heating capacity of the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: The fireplace has a heating capacity of up to 28,000 BTU’s.

Q: What kind of ignition options are available for the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: You can choose between Millivolt or Electronic Ignition options.

Q: What is the PHAZER™ Log Set and Glowing Ember Bed?
A: The PHAZER™ Log Set and Glowing Ember Bed provide a realistic flame effect for the fireplace.

Q: Can I customize the appearance of the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: Yes, you can customize it with optional media kits like Beach Fire, Mineral Rock, and Shore Fire.

Q: Is a blower kit available for the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: Yes, there’s an optional blower kit available for more efficient heat distribution.

Q: Can I control the fireplace remotely?
A: Yes, you can add an optional remote control for added convenience.

Q: What are the available fuel options for the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: The fireplace operates on Natural Gas.

Q: Does the fireplace come with a warranty?
A: Yes, it comes with a President’s Limited Lifetime Warranty.

Q: What are the dimensions of the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56?
A: The viewing area is approximately 51.75 x 16.75 inches.

Q: Can I install the fireplace in my existing space?
A: Minimum framing dimensions are required, refer to the installation manual for details.

Q: Are there optional decorative panels available?
A: Yes, you can choose from options like Sandstone, Westminster Grey, or Herringbone Decorative Brick Panels.

Q: What are MIRRO-FLAME™ Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels?
A: These panels enhance the radiance of the fireplace and are available as an option.

Q: Can I find a dealer near me to see the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 in person?
A: Yes, you can use the dealer locator on our website to find a nearby authorized dealer.

Q: Can I use the fireplace during a power outage?
A: The electronic ignition system comes with a flex connector complete with shut-off for such scenarios.

Q: Are there clearances and cavity measurements I need to consider during installation?
A: Yes, proper clearances and minimum framing dimensions are essential for safe installation.

Q: Can I combine different customization options?
A: Yes, your authorized dealer can guide you through selecting the right accessories and combinations.

Q: What is the purpose of AMBIENT-GLOW metal fibers?
A: They enhance the glow of the embers on gas fires, creating a more captivating ambiance.

Q: Can I install the ASCENT™ LINEAR 56 myself, or should I hire a professional?
A: While the fireplace can be pre-wired for a wall switch, it’s recommended to have a professional install it for safety and optimal performance.