The Building Conservation Directory 2020

96 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 STONE Trusted for many generations (over 160 years), to conserve, repair and maintain England’s stone heritage. Our heritage sector clients include the National Trust, English Heritage, Historic Royal Palaces, the Ministry of Defence, University of London, The Foreign & Commonwealth Office and many ecclesiastical bodies. We have worked on many Grade I and Grade II*/II properties, including surveys and reports to secure approvals for delicate and sensitive works. Our mission is to make meaningful and valuable contributions to architectural stonemasonry heritage. 33 Bedford Road, Reading RG1 7EX Tel: 0118 957 3537 12th/13th century church repairs – extract from AFJ survey/report ◾ A F JONES STONEMASONS LTD 33 Bedford Road, Reading, Berkshire RG1 7EX Tel 0118 957 3537 Email MASTER STONEMASONS : A F Jones is a fifth-generation stonemason (established 1858) based in Berkshire and Oxfordshire, offering a complete stonemasonry service for all project types in the Thames Valley and London. From over 155 years’ experience of conservation, repair and restoration of English properties and heritage, the firm is renowned for its knowledgeable approach, together with quality results on challenging projects. It is a conservator for the National Trust, Churches Conservation Trust, English Heritage and Historic Royal Palaces. Services include surveys and consultation, carving and production, and site conservation implementation through its experienced site mason teams. See also: display entry on this page. ◾ ANDREW CHURCHMAN LTD 9 Field Row, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 1DH Tel 01773 821576 Mobile 07756 438812 Email STONE : See also: profile entry in Building Contractors, page 52. ◾ BAKERS OF DANBURY LTD Eves Corner, Danbury, Essex CM3 4QB Tel 01245 225876 Email STONE MASONRY : Established 1878. Specialist stone restoration, reproduction, cleaning and stone carving. See also: profile entry in Building Contractors, page 52. ◾ THE BATH STONE GROUP Stoke Hill Mine, Midford Lane, Limpley Stoke, nr Bath BA2 7GP Tel 01225 723792 Fax 01225 722129 Email Contact Matthew Hawker STOKE GROUND BATH STONE : The Bath Stone Group produces award- winning Stoke Ground Bath Stone. Stoke Ground is regularly specified by English Heritage and the National Trust, used in restoration and new-build projects including: The Royal Pavillion, Brighton; Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle; Oxbridge colleges: Merton, Manchester, Brazenose and Pembroke; stations: Liverpool Street, London and Temple Meads, Bristol; development: Southgate Shopping Centre, Bath; Bath Spa, Wessex Water, Bath and Britannic Assurance HQ, Birmingham; conservation: Temple of Concorde, Stowe and Waddesdon Manor, Berks, British Waterways Board, canals and aqueducts. See also: Johnston Quarry Group profile entry on page 99. ◾ BATH STONEMASONS LTD 3 Burleigh Gardens, Bath BA1 3RR Tel 01225 462688 Email RESTORATION, BUILDING AND ALTERATION : Bath Stonemasons Ltd is an experienced stone restorer and supplier of suitably sourced stone and worked masonry to local authorities, ecclesiastical, private and commercial contracts. Capabilities include stone design and supply-only projects, replacement as ashlar and worked details, re-pointing with lime mortars, and stone cleaning using all approved methods. Recent work includes Beckford’s Gate Monument, The Royal Crescent, Bath Abbey and The Circus. Contact Julian Burrage.