Recognition at the 2021 Sussex Heritage Trust Awards

The 2021 Sussex Heritage Trust Awards ceremony took place on 15 September at Pangdean Old Barn, Pyecombe. Huge congratulations to our Senior Partner, Jane Jones-Warner, who was announced as the 2021 Sussex Heritage Trust Person of the Year.  This accolade is awarded in recognition of one person’s outstanding commitment to the heritage of Sussex.  Presenting the award,

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Latest phase of conservation repair at grade I listed All Saints Buncton now complete

Emergency repairs were needed to the north nave roof slope at All Saints Church Buncton where three sections of Horsham stone had slipped and were resting on the cast iron gutter. This required the reinstatement of the Horsham stone and the opportunity was also taken to assess and consolidate all of the roofs, alongside a

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Stonework repairs to Holy Trinity Church, Rudgwick

The quinquennial inspection and report prepared by Jane Jones-Warner Associates in 2015 at grade I listed Holy Trinity Church, Rudgwick identified a number of areas of stonework requiring repair.   Much of the pointing had been carried out in phases of hard cement pointing which had caused damage to the soft sandstone.  In addition, some areas of

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Cottage on top of the Brendon Hills, Somerset

We are currently involved with works to this cottage on top of the Brendon Hills, Somerset where cement render has been removed to the south elevation and east and west gables and replaced with three coat lime plaster. The third coat has been expertly prepared by Josh Waygood to give a lovely finish showing the

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Permitted development granted for new barns

Working with Batcheller Monkhouse, we have assisted with the development of a scheme for two new barns within the South Downs National Park. One replaces a current structure and the second is located on a new site, providing accommodation for calves. If you would like to discuss a potential project, permitted development or otherwise, please

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Jamie Cullimore’s courtyard water feature rose at The Rowans Hospice

This stunning rose made from scrap metal including fridges and ovens, the creation of landscape gardener Jamie Cullimore, will soon be installed as the centre piece of the water feature in the newly developed courtyard garden of The Rowans Hospice. It is the culmination of Jamie’s involvement in the hospice’s Rookesbury Park Silver Jubilee Appeal

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Grade II listed mill presented with Sussex Heritage Trust Award

Another of our projects has been presented with their Sussex Heritage Trust Award, this time in the Small Scale Residential category, in recognition of the sensitive conservation and internal alterations. This lovely grade II listed mill operated as a working mill until 1941 but then quickly fell into disrepair and the remains of the windmill

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Sussex Heritage Trust presentation to West Dean College

Chairman of the Sussex Heritage Trust, Simon Knight, visited West Dean College on Monday 7 December 2020 to present CEO Alex Barron and the team with their Public & Community Award, in recognition of the work involving extensive conservation and repair of the roof to the House.  West Dean College, home to West Dean College

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Second stage of ward refurbishment at the Rowans Hospice handed over

We have just handed over the second stage of the ward refurbishment at the Rowans Hospice, delivering a further eight en suite bedrooms for patients. This stage has also included the refurbishment of a specialist bathroom, as well as creation of additional storage, meeting spaces and snugs for use by the ward staff and relatives.

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Stonepillow Christmas Kindness

Rather than sending Christmas cards this year, Jane Jones-Warner Associates are supporting local charity Stonepillow’s Christmas Kindness campaign. Stonepillow was formed in 1989 and works to support and empower homeless and vulnerable people to achieve sustainable independence and wellbeing in the area covered by Chichester and Arun District Councils, through the Stonepillow Hubs and Hostels

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