Conservation Case Studies

StMary's

St Mary’s, Wigston Parva

Heritage joiners, lead worker, gold leafers and even bell tuners were all required to complete the belcote and undertake related roof repairs. Every detail of the original belcote was recorded in situ and sections removed by hand so that an exact replica could be built to the standards demanded by the local conservation officer.

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Kiddington

St Nicholas, Kiddington

Norman & Underwood Conservation was appointed to undertake extensive repairs resulting from a leaking roof. The contract called for traditional skills in carpentry, stonework, lead work and lime plastering, as well as the installation of a modern security system. The water was found to have penetrated the roof timbers so a major challenge for our more »

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Saltaire

United Reformed Church, Saltaire

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 »

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