Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs

Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs
Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs
Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs
Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs
Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs
Brook Hall Early Wing - Conservation Repairs

Project Overview

Conservation repairs to the structure roof and masonry has saved this heritage building at risk.

The Grade I listed medieval early wing of Brook Hall was regarded by English Heritage as one of the highest priority Buildings at Risk. It is now no longer on the risk register following repair works by Ellis and Co (Restoration and Building).
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Structural pinning with Cintec anchors addressed significantly bowing walls, the interior and exterior of which had separated dramatically. The roof timbers have been repaired in line with the curvature of the walls. Original oak timbers have been repaired and supported, and original tiles sorted and replaced with new handmade clay tiles and ridges. Split oak lathe has been laid, with insulation and a plaster and lath ceiling created. Walls were lime plastered. A concrete floor was lifted to reveal original cobble flooring now covered in a limecrete to protect the original cobble layer. The work was completed under instruction from Andrew Townsend Architects.
 

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