The Building Conservation Directory 2023

102 T H E B U I L D I N G C O N S E R VAT I O N D I R E C T O R Y 2 0 2 3 | C E L E B R AT I N G 3 0 Y E A R S C AT H E D R A L C O M M U N I C AT I O N S TERRACOTTA ◼ BULLEN CONSERVATION LTD Lowerhouse Works, Lowerhouse Street, Oldham, Lancashire OL1 3NN Tel 0161 633 6528 Fax 0161 633 7064 Email BUILDING CONTRACTORS, STONE, TERRACOTTA, DAMP AND TIMBER DECAY : See also: display entry in Building Contractors, page 58 and profile entry in Stone, page 89. ◼ DARWEN TERRACOTTA LIMITED Building O, Ribble Business Park, Challenge Way, Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 5RB Tel 01254 460500 Mobile 07581 558039 Email ARCHITECTURAL TERRACOTTA, FAIENCE AND GLAZED BRICKS : The skilled team at Darwen Terracotta & Faience has many years experience in the industry, having worked on both restoration and new build projects for some of the most prestigious buildings in the UK, Europe, North America and Canada. For surveys and quotations contact Jon Wilson. See also: display entry on page 103 and profile entry in Brick Suppliers, page 94. ◼ HIRST CONSERVATION LTD Head office – Laughton, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 0HE Tel 01529 497449 ▪ London office – 75 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL Tel 0800 917 8664 Email ARCHITECTURAL TERRACOTTA AND FAIENCE : See also: display entry on the inside front cover and profile entry in Mortars & Renders, page 131. ◼ STONEWEST LIMITED 4 Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P 3JA Tel 020 8684 6646 Email TERRACOTTA : See also: display entry in Building Contractors, page 70. ◼ WEST MEON POTTERY Church Lane, West Meon, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 1JW Tel 01730 829434 ARCHITECTURAL CERAMICS : This country workshop has the resources to reproduce practically any piece of architectural ceramic for conservation projects. Hand thrown chimney pots are a speciality. Also, special bricks, terracotta blocks and mouldings, finials and ridge tiles, floor tiles and large garden pots. West Meon can mix different clays and aggregates to match the finish of an original example. Recent work includes pieces for The British Museum, Uppark House, Kensington Palace, Watts Memorial Chapel, Ishiya project, Japan; Kirby Hall; Kirklees Terrace, Glasgow; Shetland Amenity Trust, Ham House and other National Trust properties. FLINTWORK ◼ D DUNNE LTD 18 Wood Street, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 0AX Tel 01491 200897 Mobile 0771 753 6712 Email Instagram FLINT SPECIALIST : A small independent company specialising in building restoration with a love of brick, flintwork and contemporary craft and design. Dan Dunne has a background in fine art and over 20 years experience in building restoration. His team works on restoration projects, using appropriate materials with a sensitive approach to repairs. The company also undertakes contemporary flint builds and new-build projects where quality and craftsmanship are key. Other skills include flint knapping, pointing and mortar repairs to brick and stone, lime rendering and plastering, use of hydraulic, non hydraulic and quick limes. For live and recent projects visit Instagram PRIORY ARCHITECTURAL TERRACOTTA Manufacturers of proven ability and tradition Priory Farm, Wham Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR4 4SY Tel. 07748966035 When contacting companies listed here, please let them know that you found them through The Building Conservation Directory