Oxford Direct Vent Gas Stove

The cast iron elegance of traditional wood stoves gets a fresh update with this Direct Vent Gas model. Its Insta-Flame radiant ceramic burner delivers vibrant flames and enough radiant heat to bring cozy warmth to any room in the house.

Available Colors:

  • Classic Black

Quick Look:

VentingDirect Vent
Heating CapacityUp to 1,200 sq. ft.
Max BTUs/hr19,000-28,000
Thermal EfficiencyUp to 81%
Cost to Operate$0.30*

* Based on cost/therm. According to the Federal Register Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products.
Note: A safety barrier is standard on all direct vent inserts. As a result, images shown may differ slightly from actual product.


The Oxford direct vent gas stove combines the beauty and durability of wood burning stoves with the flexible installation and convenience of gas. The solid cast iron construction features a radiant ceramic burner system with a large glass viewing area for maximum viewing pleasure. The Dutchwest Oxford will add new warmth to any room in your home.

Efficient Warmth

DutchWest direct vent gas stoves burn with up to 81% efficiency! The Insta-Flame radiant ceramic burner system provides vibrant flames and a glowing ember bed.

Maximum Viewing Area

The large glass doors are designed with a clean face for an unobstructed, clear view of the dancing flames. And, an optional heat activated fan kit augments the superior radiant heating ability of cast iron construction to deliver heat throughout your home.

Safety First

Because our stoves were designed to deliver maximum BTUs to provide the best heating solutions for your home, the units will become hot to the touch. Consequently, all Vermont Castings direct vent stoves come standard with a certified safety barrier. The screen barrier, custom made to fit each direct vent model, affixes to your stove and has been approved by a third party testing agency to conform to specific standards designed to prevent injury from hot glass.

Accessories that fit your home and lifestyle

  • Blower Kit

    Variable thermostat controlled forced air blower.

  • Freestanding Draft Hood Adapter

    This hood adapter converts the stove to a B Vent, natural draft system.

  • On/Off Remote Controls

    On/Off control systems allow you to ignite and turn off your fire remotely, and they include safety features such as a child lockout mode and thermo shutdown.

    Visit Ambient Technologies for more information.

  • Thermostat Remote Controls

    Thermostat remote systems allow you to input your desired room temperature, and they include safety features such as a child lockout mode and thermo shutdown.

    Visit Ambient Technologies for more information.

  • Full Function Remote Controls

    Full Function remotes provide thermostat control, plus Total System Control, which allows you to control advanced functions like flame height, blower speed, and more.

    Visit Ambient Technologies for more information.

Dimensions in inches. Refer to installation/owner's manual for detailed specifications on installing this product. Hearth & Home Technologies reserves the right to update units periodically. Product installation must adhere strictly to instructions shipped with product.

Model Specifications


Color/Finish: Classic Black
Ignition System: Millivolt
Dimensions: 23 (W) x 28-3/8 (H) x 12-1/2 (D)
Heating Capacity: Up to 1200 sq ft
Max BTU/H: 28,000
Fuel Type: Natural Gas (LP Conversion Kit included)
Termination: Top
Certifications: CSA Design

Efficiency Chart


Steady State: 81%
AFUE: 71%
Heat output will vary depending on the type of fuel used. The flame and ember appearance may vary based on the type of fuel burned and the venting configuration used. Actual product appearance, including flame may differ from image shown. Refer to the Owners Manual for complete clearance requirements and specifications. Product specifications and pricing subject to change without notice. For testing and listing information please refer to the owners/installation manual.
*For select products: Heating capacity to be used as a guide only. See your local dealer for help in determining the product that best suits your heating needs based on climate and home efficiency.
For wood-burning appliances: Actual burn times will vary based on how the appliance is operated, load size, moisture content and type of wood used, and installation.

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