We regret to announce the very sad passing of our former Managing Director and dear friend David Wood on 5th June 2019. David joined Baker and Sons in 1956 with which he was involved, in one way or another, for the next 60 years. To read more about David’s time at Bakers of Danbury Ltd please click here
Established over 140 years ago, Bakers of Danbury Ltd enjoy a reputation for providing high quality craftsmanship. Having long been associated with many of our regions' fine historic and listed buildings, churches and monuments; our projects also encompass new builds and refurbishment in the educational, commercial, housing and health sectors.
As a principal contractor our projects benefit from our in-house stone masonry and joinery workshops which offer specialist stone cleaning and stone carving, woodcarving and architectural timberwork as well as full design/manufacture service of bespoke joinery and furniture. We benefit from a team of experienced stonemasons, carpenters, joiners and other tradesmen. The longest serving having worked up through an apprenticeship scheme with Bakers of Danbury has been with us over 35 years!
Bakers of Danbury also have a specialist insurance repairs division, which works closely with leading insurance companies, specialist loss adjusters and engineers to repair structural faults in buildings.
Recent restoration and alteration projects include works to Westminster Abbey, The Charterhouse in London, Westminster Cathedral and St Pauls Cathedral amongst many other projects.
Our projects recently won the following prestigious awards:
Churches & Ancient
Bakers of Danbury specialise in every aspect of works, including stone masonry, brickwork, carpentry, joinery, decorating, tiling, slating, leadwork and other sheet metal roof finishes. Our directly employed workforce includes stonemasons, bricklayers, plasterers, carpenters and joiners and is regularly supplemented with specialist sub-contractors.
As a principle contractor we cover every aspect of restoration, alterations and extensions to period properties and listed buildings. We pride ourselves on attention to detail and the quality of the works carried out; and as a result are often recommended by the Local Authority Conservation Officers and English Heritage for works to heritage properties.
New builds &
Bakers of Danbury has extensive experience of new build and refurbishment projects for both public and private sector clients. As principal contractor, our projects include the new construction and refurbishment of schools, churches, hospitals, residential dwellings and commercial properties such as factories and veterinary clinics.