Using fireplace brick paint to turn the facade white started the process of bringing this fireplace back to life. A wood surround enhances the look. Classic-lined built-ins integrate the fireplace, bookshelves, and an entertainment unit. The surround, built-ins, and walls were also painted white to brighten the room and layer on the cottage charm.
This is yours exactly. Mantle is too high above opening. Too slender and wrong sheen BUT they stretched it out across the entire brick and put a vase there to deflect from the wonky positioning. Get a bigger vase. Scale is all wrong but the idea is right. visit this blog to check out the off center fireplace solution.