The original parts of this historic Derbyshire church date from the early 14th century. A major rebuilding took place in 1858, including replacing the lead roof with one of Westmoreland slate. With this roof now in need of major repair, Norman & Underwood was tasked with removing, salvaging and refitting the slate, as well as more »
After the repairs were completed, photovoltaic (PV) cells were fitted to the south elevation of the nave to help the church reduce its energy costs.
Our specialist masons cleaned the monuments and re-fixed or repaired the stonework where required, including the fine detailed carving. We also overhauled the stained glass windows, replacing glass and fitting new reinforcement window guards. Internal works included repainting the inside of the Mausoleum. The conservation team undertook a careful analysis of the historic paintwork to more »
Norman & Underwood craftsmen carried out essential repairs and maintenance to this grade 1 listed Jacobean mansion in Hampshire, which today houses the national Police Staff College. The contract required traditional carpentry, lead roofing, masonry and plastering skills, all carried out to modern quality standards. This created many challenges, not least the need to manoeuvre more »