We have recently completed a £3.70m project for the complete refurbishment and restoration of the Grade II Listed Big School and Chapel buildings.
■ Large temporary roofs over each building to allow the complete overhaul of the roofs, including the replacement of the Westmoreland slating, new rainwater installations and extensive leadwork.
■ Sympathetic cleaning and repairs to all brick and stone elevations.
■ Window overhauling, with some replacements, including stained glass windows.
■ Internal restoration of the Chapel including brick and stone internal facades, floor tiling, antique joinery, renewal of the heating system, protection to the organ and construction of a new Lady Chapel.
■ Internal alterations and refurbishment of the Big School including the introduction of a new mezzanine floor within the main hall, timber wall panelling and flooring restoration, services installation works and refurbishment of four classrooms underneath the main hall.