Value = £173,000
Location = Chelmsford Cathedral, Essex
Architect = Purcell UK - Simon Marks
Summary = Replacement of sand cast lead roof, including structural roof timber repairs, masonry works, internal plastering and redecoration.
Challenge = Works carried out to a very high standard of craftsmanship despite the inherent difficulties of working at a busy Cathedral with regular events requiring noise restrictions. Complex detailing of the new roof structure constructed over the existing roof trusses.
Solution = Intensive site management and close liaison with Cathedral staff and project team.