The Organ Project at St Mary’s Church, Portsea

Jane Jones-Warner Associates have been assisting St Mary’s Church, Portsea with The Organ Project, established to repair the 1889 J W Walker & Sons pipe organ and its chamber. The parish has received funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund towards the repairs, which aim to restore the pipe organ to its original Victorian tonal

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Heritage consultancy for former Woolworths in Worthing

Planning permission has recently been granted for external alterations to the former Woolworths store in Montague Street, Worthing, alongside development of the vacant upper floors to create 14 flats at the heart of the town centre, complete with their own amenity spaces. Jane Jones-Warner Associates were instructed by Worthing Investments Limited to prepare a heritage

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Refurbishment of the In-Patient Unit at The Rowans Hospice completed

The Rowans Hospice opened in October 1994 as a bespoke-designed, independent hospice for the provision of palliative in-patient and day care for life limiting illnesses. The hospice serves the city of Portsmouth and surrounding south east Hampshire, and the building is also used to support patients’ families and as a base for education. Jane Jones-Warner

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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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