The Building Conservation Directory 2023

41 C AT H E D R A L C O M M U N I C AT I O N S 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 P R O F E S S I O N A L S E R V I C E S 1 SURVEYORS continued ◼ PAUL TRAVIS CONSERVATION LTD 16 Trinder Road, London N19 4QU Tel 07753 703092 Email SURVEYOR : Paul Travis Conservation specialises in the sensitive repair, conservation and alteration of historic buildings and monuments. Its experience lies in the survey, investigation and diagnosis of problems within historic building fabric and the development of repair strategies for the preservation and conservation of architectural elements. The practice’s sensitive and effective designs enable the buildings of the past to perform more effectively without compromising their significance or special interest. Working closely with its clients and design team members Paul Travis Conservation undertakes work either as lead consultant or as a member of the design team. PTC holds conservation accreditation with the RICS and CIAT. ◼ PHILIP HUGHES ASSOCIATES LLP Old Manor Stables, Tout Hill, Wincanton, Somerset BA9 9DL Tel 01963 824240 Email HISTORIC BUILDINGS CONSERVATION CONSULTANTS : First established in 1982, Philip Hughes Associates (PHA) is a partnership of architects and surveyors. The practice is engaged on a wide range of building types throughout the South West. Work involves analysis, conservation, repair and improvement including adaptation and new design while respecting historic setting and fabric. PHA has a particular interest in sustainability, reuse and traditional materials. Condition surveys, specifying building work, design, applications for consents, advice regarding grants and contract administration are undertaken. The team is highly motivated and committed to providing clients with an individual service while striving for excellence in the care of historic buildings. ◼ PRIORY HERITAGE LTD The Old Clay Works, Little Staughton, Bedfordshire MK44 2BX Tel 01234 376866 Email SURVEYORS AND HISTORIC BUILDING CONSULTANTS : See also: profile entry in Heritage Consultants, page 32. ◼ WATTS GROUP LIMITED 1 Great Tower Street, London EC3R 5AA Email Contact Suzannah Meade MSc IHBC MRICS SURVEYORS : For over 50 years, Watts Group has been providing professional consultancy services to the heritage sector through its multi-disciplinary team, led by IHBC-accredited RICS building surveyors and supported by its UK-wide network of mechanical and electrical engineers, project managers, and quantity surveyors. Watts Group provides historic building surveys, quadrennial and quinquennial inspections, post-fire/flood damage reconstruction, planned maintenance, restoration of historic fabric, planning and listed building consent applications, and specialist project management and contract administration services for all types of built heritage. ◼ WHITWORTH Unit 12 Park Farm, Fornham St Genevieve, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 6TS Tel 01284 760421 ▪ Thremhall Park, Start Hill, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire CM22 7WE Tel 01279 507775 ▪ The Union Building, 51–59 Rose Lane, Norwich NR1 1BY Tel 01603 626782 Email Contact Matthew Stearn HISTORIC BUILDINGS CONSULTANCY : See also: profile entry in Architects, page 25. MATERIALS ANALYSTS ◼ HERITAGE TESTING LTD Unit 43, The Old Brickworks, Plumpton Green, East Sussex BN7 3DF Tel 01273 891785 Fax 01273 256545 Mobile 07714 006916 Email SPECIALISED CONSULTANCY AND LABORATORY TESTING SERVICE : In support of construction, conservation, restoration and remediation. Lead and toxic metals in paint surveys. Lime mortar, render and plaster analysis. Wattle and daub, cob, earth. Roman cement/early Portland cement. Corrosion of reinforcement and sulphate attack in concrete. Building pathology and damp. Identification of expanded insulation/cladding panel foam type. Projects include Windsor Castle, Lambeth Palace, Stephenson Bridge, Gunnersbury Park, Flaxley Abbey, Twyford Abbey, The Royal Pavilion, Clarence House, Bellenden Old School, HMS Victory, Dover Castle, Saltdean Lido, and Osborne House. See also: profile entry in Paint Toxicology, page 143. ◼ 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 ANALYSIS OF PLASTER AND PAINT LAYERS : See also: display entry on the inside front cover and profile entry in Mortars & Renders, page 131. Mortar Analysis & Consultancy Expert assessment of historic mortars and plasters. Microscopic, chemical and instrumental evaluation. Full interpretation of results. Mortar matching. Building Conservation Directory ANALYSIS.indd 1 01/09/2022 15:56:00