Bakers of Danbury is a highly respected traditional contractor that prides itself on attention to detail and the quality of the works carried out.

Specialising in conservation, restoration and alteration; we have long been associated with many of the region’s historic buildings, churches and ancient monuments. Interestingly, many of the methods used in conservation and restoration work remain very similar to those used over a century ago.

As a principal contractor we cover every aspect of works, including:

  • Structural repairs and underpinning
  • New services such as water and gas
  • New kitchens and rest rooms
  • Drainage
  • Stucco and render
  • Stone cleaning, repair and replacement
  • Sculpture, letter carving and statuary
  • Flint work
  • Lime plastering
  • Dry stone walling
  • Brickwork and pointing
  • Terracotta
  • Carpentry
  • Joinery
  • Redecoration
  • Tiling
  • Slating
  • Leadwork
  • Sheet metal roof finishes

Our directly employed workforce includes stonemasons, bricklayers, plasterers, carpenters and joiners and is regularly supplemented with specialist sub-contractors including metal workers, stained glass specialists, architectural conservators and decorators.

Our highly skilled staff, many of whom have been with the company in excess of twenty years are experienced in traditional construction methods that have been passed through generations since the founding of the company. This experience continues to be handed down to the younger generations today.

Recent projects have won the following prestigious awards; RICS National Award 2017 for Building Conservation, RIBA National award 2017, Civic Trust 2018 AABC Conservation award and a Diocese of Chelmsford, Design Award 2017.