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St Johns Church Glastonbury half way point

St Johns Church Glastonbury half way point

St John’s Church in Glastonbury is closed through 2019 for a major programme of repairs. Ellis and Co, the principle contractors, have been busily......

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Restoring the Old Staircase at National Trusts' Dyrham Park

Restoring the Old Staircase at National Trusts'...

Ellis and Company will be onsite repairing the Old Staircase at the National Trusts' Dyrham Park. This redecoration project aims to restore the......

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Dunshay Manor Reopens after Restoration by Ellis

Dunshay Manor Reopens after Restoration by Ellis

The Landmark Trust's Dunshay Manor opened its doors to the public on 10 May 2019 to show off its recent refurbishment by Ellis and Co Restoration and......

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Ellis and Co start work on listed building projects in Wiltshire

Ellis and Co start work on listed building...

Ellis and Company start work on site in Wiltshire this Spring on two new sites.  The Grade II listed Engine House in Swindon was designed by......

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Ellis and Co finalists for the 2019 Roofing Awards

Ellis and Co finalists for the 2019 Roofing Awards

Ellis and Co are in the final for 2019 National Roofing Awards. The awards will be made in May. Ellis and Co have been shortlisted for their work......

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Reviving Bristol St Nics

Reviving Bristol St Nics

Built in 1769 on the site of an earlier medieval church, St Nicholas is a Grade II* listed church, situated on the river next to Bristol bridge. WWII......

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New case study on the repair of St Gregory's  Church Cheltenham

New case study on the repair of St Gregory's ...

You may remember an earlier news item on the initiation of the project to reorder and redecorate St Gregory's Church, Cheltenham and the SPAB visit to......

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Work starts at St John's Church, Glastonbury

Work starts at St John's Church, Glastonbury

Today, 28 January, and for the next 40 weeks, Ellis and Co will be on site at St John the Bapist Church, Glastonbury. We'll be completing repairs to......

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Ellis and Co examples cited in Historic England's celebration of 20 years of saving Heritage at Risk

Ellis and Co examples cited in Historic England's...

Historic England are celebrating 20 years of the Heritage At Risk Register and Ellis and Co's work at Powderham Castle, St Giles House, and Brook Hall......

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Re-roofing the Orangery at Longleat

Re-roofing the Orangery at Longleat

Ellis and Co have repaired and partly reslated the roofs of Longleat's Orangery. Leaking lead wall head gutters had caused the timber roof structure......

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William Stansell Building Award Wins for Ellis and Co

William Stansell Building Award Wins for Ellis and...

Ellis and Co scooped a commodation and one of six winning awards in the 2018 William Stansell Awards announced at the Rural Life Museum in Somerset.......

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New refurbishment case studies

New refurbishment case studies

Read about Ellis and Co's recent refurbishment projects. Ellis and Co are principle contractor for building projects on historic buildings. These can......

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Rebirth of an English Country House

Rebirth of an English Country House

Ellis and Co's award winning restoration of St Giles House in Wimbourne St Giles features in a new book "The Rebirth of an English Country House" by......

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Time capsule saved in Leigh on Mendip Church Roof

Time capsule saved in Leigh on Mendip Church Roof

The major roof rennovations underway at St Giles Church, Leigh on Mendip provided an opportunity for local pupils at Leigh on Mendip First School to......

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Ellis and Co shortlisted for RICS 2018 Award in Building Conservation

Ellis and Co shortlisted for RICS 2018 Award in...

Ellis and Co are excited to have been shortlisted for the 2018 RICS awards for Building Conservation.  We are joining a fabulouse list of shortlisted......

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