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

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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St John the Baptist, Yeovil

RICS Awards 2016- Highly CommendedThe condition of this magnificent 14th century Perpendicular style tower had deteriorated to a point where the stonework was in danger of falling.  The contract... We also hosted demonstrations and training events as part of the contract, which were well attended and received with great interest.The photographs below show details of the stone replacement and tiling-... And here, the finished tower with scaffolding removed.
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Queen’s House and Bell Tower, Tower of London

The scope of works to the Queen’s House and Bell Tower comprises of careful cleaning of the surfaces, consolidation and repair of the complex surfaces of the historic stonework and brickwork. ... Repairs to the chimneys. Historic mortars prior to conservation, and conservation in action. The completed mortar and chimney repairs.
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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