I see things like the chimney pictured on homes a lot more often than people might think. As you probably guessed, there is no flashing of any kind between the shingles and chimney. The installer did make an attempt at caulking the gap if you look closely however I wouldn’t expect that to last longer than the first heavy rain this roof faced. I’d like to share with you some thoughts on a few issues in hopes they might be helpful to you.
Chimneys Need Special Attention