These types of fireplaces, called “kakelugn” in Swedish, are very common in old Swedish apartments, but they are usually quite understated with white tile and small metal doors that open so you can see the fire.
Scandinavian fireplaces could be described as simple and chic. Typical Swedish fireplaces usually resemble a column. It’s basically a round chimney pipe and it’s usually white. The furnace always presents two small folding doors