Portfolio Category: Leicestershire

A Blast From The Past at Houghton on the Hill

Large Ridge Thatch This large ridge which we are currently working on at Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire, is certainly a blast from the past for us. Owner of Heart of England Master Thatchers, Paul, worked as an apprentice on this very roof years ago. It was actually the second roof that he had ever…
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What a Difference! Rethatch and Roof Tile Reclamation!

Sometimes seeing is believing and when you take a look at the difference that we made to this thatched house, it will take your breath away. This first photo is taken of the job before our excellent team of professionals got started on it, the roof looked like it had seen better days, it looked…
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A Busy Week Repairing Thatched Ridges in Market Bosworth

A Busy Week Repairing Thatched Ridges in Market Bosworth Towards the end of November the team were putting their skills to test in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire. Two roof ridges required extensive repairs to get them, to get them looking as good as new. This wasn't an easy job, but the skills and years of experience…
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Another Thatched Roof Heads Over The Finish Line

Another Thatched Roof Heads Over The Finish Line The weather may be on the turn as we head into the Winter period, but that doesn't mean we thatchers down tools and take a break! Oh no, as long as their is a cuppa on offer you will see us working on roof tops across the…
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