In these days of prefabricated pods, featureless steel frames and preponderance of car melting glazing it is possible to forget the attention to detail required within fine Period Architecture. Attention to detail has been both a qualification and signature for skilled Artisans of all trades for Centuries. A simple example of such detail being the classical [...]
An exciting addition to our moulding collection is this Corinthian Capital, manufactured to match to an existing item in Central London. The Corinthian order was one of original three styles of Greek architecture distinguished by the type of column and entablature used or a style developed from the original three by the Romans. Thought by many [...]
As the hottest days of the Summer seem to be over we at Heritage Plaster Services are presently rushing to complete the last of several external window pediment mouldings before the weather turns. In addition to the normal mix of Bespoke and Conservation works being carried out at the moment, it has been great to see [...]
Two Bespoke Columns recently supplied and fitted as part of the fit out for the new Tom Ford boutique shop in Selfridges on Oxford Street. The columns were manufactured to fulfil strict architectural setting out requirements. These being to ensure a complete match to other existing Columns to this floor, but also to allow the correct [...]
A commonly held view of Conservation would be that this only pertains to older, period style properties. However, this is not always the case, as these photos of a recently completed project illustrate. This project being a Development of new Build properties, completed during 2012, situated at Trinity Steet, just a stones throw from the famous [...]
This stair well in London was designed specifically for the customer's house and cast in situ for a unique and striking look. Heritage Plaster Services craftsmen used traditional methods and materials to create a stunning piece of bespoke work, totally in keeping with the character and design of the house.
Getting 2013 off to a great start! February has been a good and busy month at Heritage Plaster Services. The type and variation of ongong projects at the moment means it has been an exciting place to be. As with any trade is always best when all aspects of your expertise are being called upon. This [...]
Summer and Autumn have been a busy period for Heritage Plaster Services during which time we have been lucky enough to have been involved in several very interesting contracts including the refurbishment of the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham Town Centre. This project was a pleasure to be involved in, working alongside the main contractors, Speller Metcalfe, [...]