The Building Conservation Directory 2024

103 CATHEDRAL COMMUNICATIONS THE BUILDING CONSERVATION DIRECTORY 2024 METAL, WOOD & GLASS 3.3 METALWORK cont’d ◼ THE IRONWORK STUDIO The Ironwork Studio, Lyndhurst, Carlton Husthwaite, Thirsk, North Yorkshire YO7 2BJ Tel 07941 127024 Email DESIGNERS AND CONSERVATION CONSULTANTS: Independent of any workshop The Ironwork Studio provides impartial advice that facilitates your project through every stage from contextual concepts, condition surveys, assessments of restoration options, technical design and specifications to planning consents and procurement. Including its work within tender packages improves budgeting and quality by removing ambiguity. Specialists in decorative architectural ironwork for the historic environment our creative, technical and historical knowledge ensures informed decision making resulting in sensitive, positive and enhancing interventions. Working nationally, the company collaborates with owners, heritage professionals and managers seeking the utmost in design and craftsmanship. Brochure available. Contact Bethan Griffiths to find out more. ◼ J H PORTER & SON LTD 13 Cranleigh Mews, Cabul Road, London SW11 2QL Tel 020 7978 5576 Email BLACKSMITHS: For over 100 years J H Porter & Son Ltd continues to manufacture, restore, reproduce and repair gates, railings, balustrades, balconies and staircases, together with security grilles, antiques, indoor/outdoor furniture etc. J H Porter works to its own or to clients’ traditional or contemporary designs. Commissions include work for antique restorers, architects, artists, builders, churches, designers, English Heritage, estate managers, the National Trust, photographers, shopfitters and the general public. The company’s team of blacksmiths generally works within the London area and appreciates the importance of the quality required to maintain London’s unique needs. J H Porter & Son, craftsmen in iron since 1920. ◼ MAIWALD & MOSSE LTD Anvil Barn, Miserden, Stroud GL6 7JB Tel 07712 740818 Email BLACKSMITHS: Maiwald & Mosse Ltd are blacksmiths and conservators who specialise in the conservation, restoration, repair, painting and finishing, design, replication, and replacement of both historic and contemporary ferrous and non-ferrous metals. The company also provides a consultation and survey service, providing documentation and in-depth condition reports for potential projects and for tender. The company is comprised of award-winning, traditional craft blacksmiths, Icon members and an MA in the conservation of metals. Notable projects include work for several Church of England dioceses, UNESCO heritage sites, cathedrals, historic estates, houses and private residences as well as a lectorate at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation. ◼ MARSH BROTHERS ENGINEERING SERVICES LTD PO Box 3, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1LT Tel 01629 636532 Email STRUCTURAL AND DECORATIVE CAST IRON: Marsh Brothers Engineering Services Ltd is a decorative and structural cast iron specialist. Work undertaken includes the restoration of existing ironwork or suppling new cast copies where ironwork is missing. The company also supplies major contracts with gates and railings; stair balustrades; balconies; conservatory repairs; bridge facades; windows and cast-iron columns. All work is completed in the Marsh Brothers works by skilled craftsmen and then erected on site. The company covers all areas of the UK. Tel: 0845 4780773 Architectural metalwork & traditional machinery DotRes_IHBC_124x86:2009 27/1/09 09:43 Page 1 Conservation, restoration, replication and new build of traditional metalwork, Dorothea Restorations delivers the very highest quality of craftsmanship on projects across the UK. Unit 15, Bristol Vale Trading Estate, Hartcliffe Way, Bristol BS3 5RJ Specialist Conservation Contractor Heritage Project Contracts Ltd, Shrewsbury 01743 460035