Craftsmen in the Conservation of Historic Buildings
Ellis & Co (Restoration and Building) are award winning experts in the conservation, repair and renovation of historic and ecclesiastical buildings. We have over 30 years of experience of building preservation. Our high quality work can be seen in churches, cathedrals, stately homes, monuments and built heritage across Somerset and the South West. Our clients include the National Trust, Historic England, private estate owners, and a wide range of architects and PCCs.
We are located in the historic market town of Shepton Mallet.
Ellis and Co are the only heritage building company in the South West of England that offer a full coverage of trades required for the conservation and restoration of historic buildings. We directly employ specialists in:
- Masonry and Brickwork
- Lead, Copper and Metal Roofing
- Roofing, Tiling and Slating
- Carpentry & Joinery
- Lime Plastering
- Painting and Decorating
- Restoration and Refurbishment
Matthew Ellis delivers speech at the launch of the National Federation of Builders' Heritage Group in Feb 2017.
We are recruiting. We have vacancies for experienced lead and slate roofers and a site manager ideally with some heritage building experience. If that is you we are interested to hear from you
On 25 Nov 2016 The National Federation of Builders announced Ellis and Co as winners of their Heritage Builders Award.
The National Trust are covering Ellis and Co's restoration and repair of the roofs at Grade I listed mansion Tredegar House, under their project title Lifting the Lid. We are principle contractor and our heritage craftmen will be on site for 12 months.
Building works are underway at St Annes Church in Alderney to re-slate this fabulously large Victorian church.
New case studies are available for our refurbishment and preservation of the National Trusts' Uvedales Corfe Castle, Dorset, and for our recent re-roofing of Salisbury Guildhall, Wiltshire.
St Andrew's Church Blagdon has won the National Churches Trust 2016 Marsh Award for its refurbishment works.