Portfolio Category: Warwickshire

Thatching At The 17th Century Lea Ford Cottage

17th Century Farm Worker's Cottage The site of Lea Ford Cottage, a timber-framed house which was built during the Post Medieval period is our next stop. Work began this month re-thatching the 17th century farm cottage (originally from Lea Marston) which is now situated at Hams Hall. In 1975 the building was dismantled and moved. The old layer…
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Re-Ridge – Redditch, Warkwickshire

Along with re-ridging, we are happy to supply these cute creatures to create a unique roof. We call this set ‘The Stand Off’ between two cockerels and a fox and we think it makes a great addition to this roof. They are securely attached to the roof so no strong gusts of wind would knock…
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Re-Thatch – Redditch, Warkwickshire

We are busy, busy, busy here at Heart of England this winter with both small repairs and large re-thatches. This is a new job started today located near Redditch. It is a lovely little chocolate box cottage and it’s coming along nicely. Re-Thatch Roof Inspections With a full re-thatch, we need to inspect the roof…
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New Build Completion – Gaydon, Warwickshire

Spitfire New Homes Heart of England Master Thatchers has recently completed thatching a couple of new builds for Spitfire in Gaydon, Warwickshire. They are beautifully designed homes perfect for families; check out Spitfire’s range of new homes.                       It was a nice change thatching on…
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