Period Property Specialists

When you own and are passionate about period properties retaining the services of a building contractor can be a concern. You need to find someone who shares your passion and excitement of those tiny but critical details that make your home or building stand out from new builds. You need a team of well managed craftsmen that understand how period properties work and how they were built. When you employ us you will be employing a well managed and efficient team of seasoned conservation specialists. We understand your desire to balance your devotion to your property and that period and style of property with a practical budget and modern building usage.

We pride ourselves on a complete renovation solution so we can answer all your property issues whether it is matching timber details and mouldings or hand carved stonework.

Just some of the conservation services we provide:

  • Period property extensions (from the planning stages through to final finishings)
  • Roofing and lead works
  • Assisting with conservation planning issues
  • Stone work
  • Brick work, tight joint English bond specialists
  • External and internal timber work and matching detailed mouldings
  • Lime render, Stucco and lime pointing
  • Lime plaster work
  • Plaster coving and mouldings
  • Sympathetic structural repairs
  • Remedial repairs, wet rot, dry rot, infestation and damp issues

Below are images of a period property extension in Duffeild just North of Derby.

Period property in Derbyshire prior to the home extension

Demolition work underway at this large detached property in Duffeild just North of Derby

This beautiful new extension blends seamlessly into the main house, the hand carved stone, brickwork, and mock Tudor details are perfectly matched and balanced.

Looking at this picture it is very hard to believe that this extension was only finished a few months ago the details match the main house so closely.

Hand carved stone details frame the sash windows beautifully.

This picture shows the attention to detail under the eaves, a wonderful example of our joiners skills.

Reclaimed bricks built up to form home extension to barn conversion

Conservation roof window goes in with reclaimed slates