Our restoration is moving along!
October 2017 – Our Restoration work is progressing well and we hope to have completed by early November.
We are planning a celebration weekend in late November when the Church will reopen and you can come and look at the restored and refurbished church.
More details to follow soon.
North and South aisle ceiling repairs—proceeding
South aisle ceiling repairs—proceeding
Nave floor repairs—proceeding
South Porch alterations to form new WC—proceeding
(9th / 10th September 2017).
The church will be open 1 – 5 on Saturday and Sunday but only as far as the door way.
We will have a display of photos of the ongoing work and images of inside of church as normal . We also have copies of the new guide book available and a stall selling books and bric a brac.
Without your support in our fund raising and the major grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund we wouldn’t have been able to carry out this vital restoration so please come and take a look.
We are beginning the restoration!
August 2017 – The beginning of the essential work on the Church. Here’s what we have started..
North aisle timber repairs
New drainage and water supply
Completed timber repairs to South aisle
South Porch Alterations
May 2017 – We are moving ahead with the repairs to the church, here’s what we need to do..
Timber repairs to South aisle (South side)
- Truss end to be repaired and treated
- Temporary support to be removed after repairs
- Timber repairs / support required to beam end
- Dry rot to modern timbers (South side)
- North side corbel
- Temporary support
- Gap due to movement
- New steel angles (to be concealed behind refixed corbels)
- New steel plates to truss nos 2 and 3
- North stonework replacing rotten timber wall plate