All About Render
Many period properties have rendered walls made from lime-based materials which form a durable coating that must be kept in good condition
Restoring the brickwork of The Compass House
Georgian Brickwork, a Kent-based team of bricklayers who specialise in the restoration and conservation of brick built period and listed properties, recently restored the brickwork of the Compass House in Ramsgate.
To The Manor Barn…
Louise Tomlin visits Manor Barn near Rochester to see how the ongoing works to reconstruct what is considered the longest medieval building in Britain are progressing.
A Very Notable House
Godmersham Park is surely the most noted mansion in Kent for, since 2017, it’s appeared on the back of every tenner issued by the Bank of England!
The Jacobean House
Edward Lucas, Director of the Country House Department at Strutt & Parker, talks about Jacobean architecture.
Problem Plans: Maximising floor space, minimising cost
Need more space but can’t afford to extend? Architect Louise Priestman shows how reconfiguring an existing footprint can be cheaper and quicker.
A Feast for all the Senses
We had an exclusive look at the Pig at Bridge Place, now that this beautiful 17th Century Manor House has been transformed into its new incarnation as lifestyle restaurant with rooms.
Building on the Past
A T Palmer Ltd, respected historic building, conservation and restoration specialist contractors, undertook the renovation of Little Smarden House.