The Building Conservation Directory 2020

118 T H E B U I L D I N G CO N S E R VAT I O N D I R E C TO R Y 2 0 2 0 C AT H E D R A L COMMU N I C AT I ON S WINDOW GLASS ◾ NORGROVE STUDIOS LTD Bentley, Redditch, Worcs B97 5UH Tel 01527 541545 Fax 01527 403692 Email SPECIALIST GLAZING STUDIO : Plain glazing for 17th, 18th and 19th century windows. Repair and rebuilding of early periods of glasswork. New handmade glass supplied to match originals. Ferramenta and casement repairs. Copies in wrought iron or stainless steel, leaded glazing in handmade glass only. Norgrove Studios is a small specialist glazing studio whose core business is stained glass, both restoration and newly commissioned work, with a specialist knowledge of vernacular buildings and glazing. The studio can help with building restoration, from advice and consultancy to practical works. Handmade glass supplied for sash windows. See also: display entry in Decorative & Stained Glass, page 119. DECORATIVE & STAINED GLASS ◾ C J L DESIGNS Sunnymead,Newtown,WestPennard,Glastonbury,SomersetBA68NN Tel 01458 831410 Mobile 07968 175069 Email STAINED GLASS AND LEADED LIGHTS : CJL Designs restores and manufactures windows in all settings, offering a professional service for the restoration of existing glass, frames and furniture. Established 1988, the company offers a bespoke design service; condition surveys and recommendations for remedial work; the refurbishment of leaded lights and metal frames, including Crittal type; advice on water ingress, draught reduction and protective grilles. Work is undertaken both in situ and in the studio. Projects have included: churches within the Oxford, Winchester and Guildford dioceses; Keble College, Oxford; Roundway Hospital, Devizes; Littlecote House, Hungerford; Oldfield Baptist Church, Bath and many other listed buildings. ◾ THE CATHEDRAL STUDIOS 8a The Precincts, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EG Tel 01227 865265 Email SPECIALISTS IN STAINED GLASS CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION : The Cathedral Studios looks back on over 40 years of successful conservation of the medieval, post medieval and Victorian heritage in Canterbury Cathedral and in many other cathedrals, churches and buildings throughout the country. The studio’s team of nine highly trained conservators will be pleased to advise on the conservation and protection of glass. Three of the studio’s conservators are PACR accredited. ◾ JIM BUDD STAINED GLASS The Foyce, Gladestry, Kington, Hereford HR5 3NS Tel 01544 370690 Email STAINED GLASS CONSERVATION, DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE : Jim Budd ACR is an Icon-accredited conservator-restorer. Established for over 34 years, the studio specialises in the care and protection of stained glass: Environmental protective glazing (isothermal glazing); glass painting; wire-guards; window ironwork; period leaded glazing; consultation, surveys and condition reports. Key clients include the National Trust, Churches Conservation Trust, Duchy of Cornwall, Hereford Cathedral and Llandaff Cathedral. The studio designs new stained glass to commission and makes stained glass to designs by independent artists and architects. Lamberts restauro ® Handmade Window Restoration Glass/ Mouthblown Cylinderglass Genuine Lamberts Restoration Glass is specially crafted traditional window glass to meet the requirements for renovation of old buildings, the preservation of historical monuments and restoration of antique furniture. Handcrafted window glass is used whenever the sharp and hard reflections of machine-made glass are to be avoided in order to preserve or regain the original appearance of historical buildings. Our handmade and mouthblown restoration glasses restauro® are used in listed and period buildings where the glass must look authentic. ALSO AVAILABLE: Mouthblown antique glass, Crown glass, Crown Bullions, Dalle glass, Genuine roundels, UV & IR protection glass, reamy glass, flashed glass, mouthblown Goethe glass Glashütte Lamberts Waldsassen GmbH Schuetzenstrasse 1 | 95652 Waldsassen, Germany T: +49-9632-9251-0 IMPORTERS OF POLISH CYLINDER GLASS, ROUNDELS & BULLIONS Duke Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 1ED 01509 235387 Quorn & Loughborough Glass Ltd trading as Tatra Glass (U.K.) Until the 20th Century window glass developed two methods of production. Cylinder glass & Crown glass. The latter ceased manufacture in the 1930s & is not available anywhere in the world as present. Three factories in Europe can still produce cylinder glass. Tatra Glass solely imports Polish Cylinder glass, of which there are approximately 200 colours, including 30 tints for restoration. 10,000m 2 yearly is brought in from Poland making us the largest stockist of antique glass in the UK. Tatra Glass (U.K.)