Conservators of Historic Buildings, Monuments and Sculpture

SSHConservation are leading consultants and conservators of historic buildings, monuments and sculpture. We offer a unique combination of the academic and the practical, underpinned by over 30 years stone conservation experience.

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Recent work

The Rodney Chapel, St Leonard's Church, Rodney Stoke (2016)

Work has begun to the extraordinary collection of monuments to the Rodney family at Rodney Stoke Church. Over recent years, the monuments have suffered extensive loss of the original polychrome due in part... Below: Sir Edward and Lady Frances Rodney monument during conservation. The unstable elements of the canopy have been dismantled and the dense plaster removed. Below: George Rodney rising from the dead, to the call of heralding angels (with extensive areas of original polychrome). Below: Monument to Sir Thomas Rodney
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Great Malvern Priory- Stonework Survey and Condition Report (2016)

Great Malvern Priory commissioned this survey and condition report of the internal and external stonework to support the development of its Conservation Management Plan, and to inform the projected costs...
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Cannington Court, Somerset

South West Built Environment Awards, 2016: Cannington Court, Somerset received the Heritage Award (Kier Construction).  SSHC were a specialist subcontractor and undertook a major cleaning and repair... In addition to the historic stonework we are also responsible for the new internal lime plaster and consolidation of historic plaster as well as the installation of structural openings.As part of... The installation of other areas of new lath and lime plaster. Repairs to the structural openings in progress. A programme of complex modelled lime mortar repairs in progress to the internal windows and stonework. Repairs to the chimneys. West elevation of Cannington Court towards the completion of the conservation programme The finished west elevation looking magnificent!  Photograph courtesy of Kier Construction.
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Where we've worked

Who we've worked with

St Michaels Church, Othery was recently awarded for innovative high-quality church conservation repairs that has successfully overcome a major aesthetic or technical challenge.

King Of Prussia Gold Medal Award