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Listed Buildings - dispelling the myths

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The Engineer's Room

The Cobb

Lyme Regis

DT7 3JJ

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Own a historic building? Need to make repairs or alterations? Not sure how to do it or where to start? This half-day workshop will answer your questions.

Old buildings can be a minefield when it comes to doing work on them. Avoid the common pitfalls with this introductory overview. Workshop covers:

  • How to tell if you need Listed Building Consent.
  • Outline knowledge of traditional materials (plasters, mortars, render, pointing, thatch, slate, stonework and cob).
  • Guidance on how to draw up a budget and manage timescales.
  • Understanding how building control legislation affects listed buildings

Learn from the experts

This workshop is run by local, highly skilled professionals working with historic buildings:

Registered architect and historic buildings consultant Kim Sankey. Kim established Angel Architecture in 2014, specialising in old buildings and properties in sensitive historic contexts. Previously District Architect at West Dorset District Council, she works with clients across East Devon, West Dorset and South Somerset.

West Dorset District Council Conservation Officer Mark Clitherow. Mark has a masters degree from the Institute of Advanced Architectural Studies in York. He was previously Principal Historic Buildings Officer at Exmoor National Park. He specialises in thatched buildings.

Stonemason Matt Gee. Matt runs his own building conservation firm, Gee Stonework. He specialises in lime mortar, renders and plasters. Matt trained in Bath and has a deep, practical understanding of traditional lime techniques.

Workshop topics:

  • Unauthorised development
  • Construction, Design and Management regulations (CDM)
  • Planning
  • Listed Buildings
  • Materials and techniques
  • Bats
  • Trees
  • Archaeology

Ticket price includes tea, coffee and a simple lunch.

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The Engineer's Room

The Cobb

Lyme Regis

DT7 3JJ

United Kingdom

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