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

St Peter's Church, Windrush

In 2014 Strachey Conservation carried out a condition and recommendation report on the Romanesque south door at St Peter’s Church, Windrush for Andrew Townsend Architects. The wonderful beakhead... The report was followed up by a conservation programme in May 2015 to clean, stabilise, consolidate and protect the stonework using a complex system of adhesive and surface repairs and sheltercoats. ... Sheltercoating in progress, and the finished repairs (below).
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Cannington Court, Somerset

Phase 2 has now been completed on the intriguing Grade I listed building at Cannington Court.  This programme involved preliminary investigations and survey work alongside the programme of works on the... 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

The condition of this magnificent 14th century Perpendicular style tower had deteriorated to a point where the stonework was in danger of falling.  The contract comprised of cleaning, stonework repair...
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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