Built Heritage Projects

Are you involved with a project using traditional building materials and skills? Could be on a new build project as well as a restoration or retrofit one. Let us know, and we can add it here!

Chain Bridge Forge - Spalding, Lincolnshire - Restoration of a blacksmiths forge

Canalside Heritage Centre - Lock restoration and museum in Nottinghamshire

Re-slating Penmaen Cottage - Re-slating a cottage in Snowdonia

Re-establishing production of Collyweston Slates - The production and use of Collyweston slate has a very long history, find out more in this video.

Historic roofs in Britan and Ireland

 


Latest News

Job Opportunity: Stone Conservator Mason

If you are a stone mason with 5 or more years' experience in the building trade and heritage building skills Ellis and Co would like to hear from you. ...read more

Job Opportunity: Heritage Roofer

Ellis and Co require a roofer with 5 years' experience post-qualification to join our team of heritage builders. ...read more

Job Opportunity: Painter and Decorator

Ellis and Co require a Painter Decorator with 5 years' or more experience to join our team of heritage builders. ...read more


Events

Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

Understanding Repair & Maintenance of Traditional (Pre-1919) Building

Of interest to the public, historic buildings owners, crafts persons, builders and professionals – the Building Crafts College in conjunction with the Old Royal Naval College is offering 2, two-day courses on Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings.

Lime mortars for traditional brickwork

The day will consist of introductory talks followed by practical demonstrations on how to make a decent lime mortar properly, so that a contractors can use it.