ESSE Wood Burning Stoves

Established in 1854, ESSE is the UK's oldest stove manufacturer

The entire range of cast iron range cookers, gas stoves, woodburning stoves and cookstoves has been designed to offer energy-efficiency and lower running costs.

The knowledge and skills developed over more than a century and a half, go into everything we do and ESSE range cookers and stoves are hand built to last a lifetime – just ask one ESSE owner, whose cast iron ESSE range cooker has been in continuous daily use since 1920!

Energy-efficient ESSE stoves come in a wide variety of styles thanks to their innovative design, many ESSE wood burning stoves and wood burning cookers are carbon neutral and many of our stoves are suitable for burning wood in smoke control areas under the DEFRA exemption

ESSE was bound to pick up a few famous fans over the years. Our client list includes; world-famous explorers Shackleton and Scott, the ‘Lady with the Lamp’ Florence Nightingale, James Bond in ‘A View to a Kill’, top British climber Alan Hinkes and, more recently, the well-known River Cottage team.