Medieval Pavement in Oxford is saved as a piece of Architectural Art

Medieval Pavement in Oxford is saved as a piece of Architectural Art Project overview Project overviewDuring the initial stages of the construction of the new Westgate Oxford shopping centre, excavations revealed extensive remains of the medieval Greyfriars friary (AD...

Conservation treatment of Thomas Hardy altarpiece

Conservation treatment of Thomas Hardy altarpiece Project overview Project overviewA highly decorative altarpiece (known as a reredos) designed and drawn by the novelist and poet Thomas Hardy was discovered during a search for the church’s foundation stone. Thanks to...

Repair of Venus and Cupid statue

Repair of Venus and Cupid statue Project overview Project overviewThe marble statue depicting Venus and Cupid at Cranford Countryside Park suffered serious damage during a fire and was feared to be irreparable. The burnt statue had fractured in many pieces due to the...

Corpus Christi College Chapel, Oxford

Corpus Christi College Chapel, Oxford Project overview Project overviewCliveden Conservation was appointed by Kingerlee Ltd ( Principal contractor) and Gray Baynes + Shew (Architects) to carry out conservation work to Corpus Christi College Chapel Oxford, as part of a...

Peterborough Cathedral, Cambridgeshire

Peterborough Cathedral, Cambridgeshire Project overview The team from the Houghton workshop in Norfolk were the conservators behind the fantastic mosaic floor conservation in the cathedral presbytery which consisted of replacement tesserae and substrate stabilisation....