Portfolio Category: Leicestershire

The Final Straw in Sapcote

The Final Straw: Re-thatch & Chimney Pots April has been a busy month for our Master Thatchers and we are pleased to have just finished this straw job in Sapcote, Leicestershire. The roof was re-thatched along with new chimney pots fitted to give that final polished look to the building. Fantastic customers to work for…
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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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