Unlike living in the more temperate areas, you need to consider a fireplace to heat up the house and make your living comfortable. Hence, you see so many fireplace styles around, including the corner fireplace ideas.
Just like the name implied, a corner fire place sits in a corner as opposes to the usual mid-wall fireplace. A corner fireplace has several benefits. For examples, it makes use of the often neglected place. It also frees the wall of heavy fireplace structures (just like the usual mid-wall fireplace).
Most of all, a corner fireplace looks great for your room –any room from small to a big one. Now if you are inspired to have a corner fireplace in your living room (or any rooms in the house –and even the outdoor fireplaces), here we present you some of the most gorgeous corner fireplace ideas.
1. An Elegant Natural Stones Corner Fireplace Idea
Love to have your fireplace in stone? Here we have one for you. As you see from the example, the fireplace blends well with the room, as it’s dominated by natural materials –just like the room itself which uses natural elements like the ceiling beams, flooring, and the windows.
The combination of stones and massive woods may present heavy feelings to the host or any person present in the room. But you can eliminate them with minimalist layout and installing big windows which let natural light flooding the room abundantly.
Overall, this stones-woods combination produce one of the most comfortable living room in this list.
2. Update Your Living Room with This Minimalist Fireplace
So, you may ask, can I install a corner heating system in a public area? The answer is yes. You can install it in your room (indoor or outdoor, small or big) and also in public areas. You can even install it in the kitchen, it heats the room and also can be a makeshift roaster.
In this example, you have a modern minimalist fireplace in Scandinavian style. If you want something neat and efficient in the house, this style is worth considering. For the more warming and cozy atmosphere, install the wood flooring.
3. A Modern Electric Fireplace for Bedroom
For the ‘fuel’, you have wood logs for the traditional fireplace. Now you can have one with coal, gas, and also electric fireplaces. Like to update the old fireplace? Try to install an electric fireplace. It’s cleaner and won’t give off smokes.
As an electric fireplace is not limited by form factor, you even can blend the fireplace with the old fireplace in the house for an old-new room theme. But, if you want modern style in the house, an electric fireplace’s still one of the most dependable.
Just like the one in the example, an electric and add beauty to your bedroom. Being in the corner, it won’t eat much spaces of the room. It even can work as center of interest for the room.
4. A Contemporary Corner Fireplace for Cottage
Along with the electric fireplace, you also have gas log fireplace for a modern fireplace setup. Just like the electric fireplace, a gas log fireplace also is versatile. You can install it in almost any place in the house, from the living room up, bedroom up to near your bathtub.
For your contemporary cottage (which overlooking a grand outdoor view), try to consider this fireplace setup. The home designer set the gas fireplace on a corner, so it won’t hinder the scenery outside by blocking the place which should be view windows. The result is this charming living room.
5. Natural Fireplace in a Rustic Basement Livingroom
As we said before, you can install a fireplace almost anywhere in the house (depends on the types). All you need to consider before installing it is the room sizes. In case of a corner fireplace, you also need to think about the corner sizes.
This fireplace sits in a corner of a living room basement. A place which often seen as damp and dark place turn into this comfortable spot thanks to fireplace placement and its minimalistic room arrangements. And you can see here, with the right layout you can have a comfortable basement.
6. Modern Nordic Living Room with Contemporary Fireplace
Living room with a fireplace, a rightly placed fireplace, add beauty to the room. And if you place it on the corner, it even can be a nice focal point for the room –and the source of your pride. Add one or two decor on it for a more charming effects –or not at all, like the example.
A Nordic living room mostly has no decorations. It tends to be naked and simple. But, thanks to the detail of arrangements, you can always be sure that a Nordic style also is beautiful as well. This Nordic living room has a charming contemporary fireplace to add its beauty.
7. Kiva Style Fireplace Place
One of the most iconic fireplace designs is the kiva style. This Style (also is popular as a beehive fireplace) is very popular in the Southwestern homes. It has a characteristic structure, with warm adobe textures.
The clay materials often make the structure look clumsy and heavy, but with the right room combination you can make it less so and even look fresh. In this example, a kiva fireplace has been updated with a gas log fireplace for the more modern look and a soot-free room.
8. Luxurious Livingroom with Rustic Fireplace
If budget is not the main problem in your life, then try to find something impressing for your home. Bring in quality materials and use them to adore the rooms. In this case, you bring in superb stone materials for a corner fireplace in a luxurious living room.
Natural stones are durable and dependable materials for indoor or outdoor uses. They have good look and always offer warm vibes to the surroundings. Add wood mantel on it for accent and to balance the setting. And you have the most impressive fireplace in the neighborhood.
9. Need a Contemporary Focal Point? Try a Corner Fireplace
If you don’t want to feel disoriented in a room, try to put a focal point in it. You can use any of your furniture for it. You even can use the fireplace for a focal point in the room, like this awesome contemporary minimalist picture of corner fireplace idea.
A focal point orients your interest toward a point, making your visual experience more solid –not fragmented. When you’ve set a focal point, point all other stuff in the room to it, to enhance the visual effects. Like to try this fireplace idea?
10. An Outdoor Corner Fireplace for a Cozy Patio
Just like we’ve said before, you also can install a fireplace outdoor. Being in a cold region often giving you the inconvenience chilly times when you want to have the time outdoors. To get rid the problem, try to install an outdoor fireplace.
Set one on your patio, like this one. Put it on a corner so it won’t block your visual, and build it nicely for an impressive structure accent. Here the fireplace adore a super comfortable patio and outdoor kitchen. Fell the cozy and warm atmosphere?
11. Rustic Style Fireplace in a Rustic Living room
You just cannot replace wood and other natural elements when you want to make a room warm and snug, especially in the winter. That’s why you can see that almost all Scandinavian styles or other cold regions use the materials extensively.
The case is the same when you want to have a cottage-like ambiences in the house: woods and natural elements will do well. In this example, you have a combination of woods and a corner stone fireplace, resulting a breathtaking rustic living room enough to impress your friends.
12. Corner Fireplace in a Stone-dominated Living Room
Still need a rustic themed corner fireplace? You should consider this one: a fireplace sets in a corner of stone-dominated living room. This corner fireplace idea offer rustic and contemporary touches at once. It also shines a luxurious aura to the room.
Moving the fireplace to a corner is a good step in making the room, though in stone domination, look light and fresh –not heavy and sinister. The wood elements further balance the stone wall, making the room feels warm and pleasant.
13. Small Simple Corner Fireplace for Minimalist Living Room
Having only a limited living room doesn’t mean that you cannot install a fireplace. Here you have an example of a small living room with a small minimalist corner fireplace. Today you have many fireplace options, including the one in the picture.
If previously you see all the fireplaces sit on the floor, now you meet the different one. This fireplace doesn’t sit on the floor, but floats –installed on the wall like a wall cabinet. Technology advancements have enable you to have this minimalist corner fireplace.
14. A Contemporary Fireplace in Modern Midcentury Living Room
One of a simple way to make a living room looks stunning is by spreading a rug. But, sometimes, you don’t need any decor for the living room, as it’s already cute in its simple naked beauty –as the picture below shown.
If you like a vintage living room, a modern Mid Century living room’s still one of the best options. It offers the most iconic layout and furniture in the 20 century. It’s also flexible enough to be combined with other style elements, just like the contemporary fireplace in the corner.
15. Standalone Metal Fireplace for Small Nook Corner
If you don’t want to have a cumbersome fixed structure of a fireplace to fill the room, then try a standalone fireplace like this minimalist metal fireplace. It’s flexible enough to be put on almost any room in the house –thanks to the sizes.
Here you see a small nook corner utilized as a ‘nest’ for a metal fireplace. It almost become one with the wall in its geometric form. Aside of living room, this fireplace also is suitable for kitchen, cabin (tandem as emergency oven), and also for your bed room.
16. Classic Elegant Living Room with Modern Fireplace
Contemporary people has more freedom on deciding which are better for their living rooms. They’re not constrained to the rigid rules of this or that ‘right’ designs. I short, they have the knacks to experiment more than the previous generations.
This example shows you how you can combine a classic modern living room (complete with its curvy solid woods furniture) with a contemporary minimalist fireplace. The slim corner gas fireplace looks awesome with the setup.
17. Wood Themed Living Room with Simple Contemporary Fireplace
Want to have a warm living room? Introduce wood elements into it. Woods or other natural elements are known as the best materials to give pleasant and warm atmosphere to the room. To further adding the warmness add a chic fireplace like this corner fireplace idea.
This wood dominated modern room is already warm. And with the corner gas fireplace, its beauty shines through. Now you put the fireplace on the wall, just like a piece of art –only this time it also gives you a warm and comfortable feeling.
18. Vintage Modern Corner Fireplace for a Classic Bedroom
After so long with contemporary fireplace designs, now we take you back to the classic era. You’ll meet a living room design which will remind you to the old sweet times where all were still of gold and honey –for some, including you.
The grand spacious room contains a rustic bed with its characteristic fluffy headboard. All the room almost naked in its old beauty, except the flooring which has modern touches. On the corner, as a center piece, is a stone fireplace to warm and charm the room.
19. Modern Living Room with Glass-covered Fireplace
Back to the modern era, now you find a sweet Scandinavian living room with minimalist glass-covered fireplace. As you’ve known before, a Scandinavian style loves to make use minimalist style down to the most important only.
This characters, though, won’t leave you with bland and tasteless style. As you see from design, you only find a minimalist room dominated by woods. But, you also cannot deny that the room is full of charms and warmness. The indoor corner fireplace completes its simple beauty.
20. A Rustic Modern Corner Fireplace
Sitting in front of crackling logs in the fireplace, with a cup of coffee, after a long arduous trip through snow storm is probably one of the most pleasant and heart-warming experience you have when living in the cold regions.
Like to have another modern corner fireplace? If you want to find something modern with rustic touches, you need to consider this picture. Wrapped around the fireplace is a massive tall structure with rustic distressed finishes, enough to charm your family and friends.
21. Outdoor Corner Fireplace for a Lovely Chilly Day
In cold regions, a right fireplace is the key for your comfortability. It won’t burn your house because it’s too hot, it also won’t give you the blackish soot or smoke either. The right one only gives you the good things: its warmness and its beautiful design.
This outdoor corner fireplace idea is no exception. Here you have a robust fireplace structure fit in nicely with the open veranda of a backyard. This big log fireplace is also equipped with spacious log containers, so you won’t have to worry of lacking the logs to burn.
22. An Old-New Log Fireplace for a Rustic Living Room
Along with the functionality, a fireplace style is also important for your living room. A functional but unartistic fireplace is just the same with a bonfire in a camp. It gives warm but not the sight. This fireplace offers both: warmness and pleasant sight.
In this example you find a meeting between old style log fireplace and the contemporary rustic living room. You still have the old warm via the burning log, but in a modern surroundings which surely can make you warm and proud at the same time.
23. A Warm and Comfortable Stone Corner Fireplace
Yes, a corner fireplace add awesomeness to the room. But you can still can add the charms with other additional tips. One simple way to make it looks fresher is by finding characteristic materials suitable for the room.
This room is elegant in itself. The solid wood materials dominated the room contrast nicely with the whiteness of the snow outside. It’s warm and inviting. And it’s getting cozier with the indoor stone-walled fireplace on the corner.
24. Small Cozy Fireplace for Limited Spaces
Now you have wide array of fireplace options as alternative for your room. In this example you find a small but rugged metal fireplace handles well for a small room. It’s set on a nook and combines well with the room elements.
For the more visual impact, you may put some decoration around the fireplace. This fireplace has several decor, like greenery, deer antlers, and the wicker basket for the logs. The above stone slab also works as natural shelve.
25. A Simple Modern Stone Fireplace
Being simple doesn’t mean that you cannot have an elegant room. It depends on your tastes to make a simple room to look awesome. This example is a good example for the case, and it also has a gorgeous fireplace.
This modern living room looks simple but elegant. This partially caused by the efficient lay outing of the quality furniture, and the other by the solid beam patterns. The center piece itself is the corner fireplace, which without it the room look bland.
26. Minimalist Outdoor Fireplace for Warm Outdoor Living
As minimalist style in rage these days, we won’t leave this list without one which should whet your appetite. You should have this kind of fireplace for your outdoor uses, especially if you have outdoor living spots.
This corner fireplace serves for two outdoors area at once, thanks to the efficient design. This glass-encased fireplace is also clean for your needs –it’s also pleasing to the eye.
27. Luxurious Cabin with Corner Windows Overlooking a Breathtaking Views
This last list is about a luxurious cabin with large view windows and spectacular views outside. As not to block the view, the fireplace is installed on the corner.
The corner fireplace idea in the picture is a great example of how you can manage the small area in the corner (one of the most neglected spot in the room) into something useful, which is by making it as a spot for your charming fireplace.
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Now that all the corner fireplace ideas are present, from the more rustic up to the most modern one, we do hope that you can get one or two ideas from those beauty –and even can make your own awesome corner fireplaces for your homes.
We know that this list is by no mean complete. But, you know, there’s no perfection in this world. Lastly, have a good day.