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Our latest conservation grants

Our latest conservation grants
Surrey Historic Buildings Trust has agreed a further £8,000 in grants for building conservation and restoration projects across Surrey. These included: Funds for the replacement of damaged weatherboarding and an oak door on the 17th century barn at St Piers School, Lingfield Repairing the walls of a medieval hall house, the Old Farmhouse, Outwood Re-rendering the wall of a former coachman’s house at Brockham Warren, Box Hill Repairing the 19th century clock tower at Clockhouse Mews, Godalming Repairing the chapel windows of St Catherine’s School, Bramley. All the buildings for which grants have been...
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Trust Announces New Grants to Preserve and Enhance Surrey’s Heritage

Trust Announces New Grants to Preserve and Enhance Surrey’s Heritage
Surrey Historic Buildings Trust has announced its latest grants towards the preservation of historic buildings in Surrey : Royal School of Needlework, Hampton Court Palace , East Molesey : Surrey Historic Buildings Trust has made a donation of £3,000 towards the conservation, repair and refurbishment of one of the disused former “Grace and Favour” apartments at Hampton Court Palace, enabling the room to be brought back into active use, this time as a café for students and visitors to the Royal School of Needlework, which is based within the Palace. Andy Smith , Administrator of Surrey...
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New SHBT conservation grants announced

New SHBT conservation grants announced
Surrey Historic Buildings Trust has announced its latest conservation grants: – £4,000 for repairs to the graves of race horses including 1890s Derby winners in woodland adjacent to The Durdans riding stables in Chalk Lane, Epsom. – £3,000 for the neo-classical Hope Mausoleum in Chart Park, Dorking, which dates from the Regency era. – £3,000 grant for window repairs at Leith Hill Place, near Holmbury St Mary, the home of composer Ralph Vaughan Williams. – £1,500 for restoration of the haha at Goddards, Abinger Common, an “Arts & Crafts” home created by architect Sir Edwin...
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Surrey Historic Buildings Trust funds essential heritage conservation work

Surrey Historic Buildings Trust funds essential heritage conservation work
Surrey Historic Buildings Trust (SHBT) has announced a new tranche of grants for essential heritage conservation work across Surrey . The latest beneficiaries of the Trust’s support include The Durdans in Epsom, Goddards in Abinger Common, and Betchworth Lime Kilns. Goddards, a Grade II Listed house in Abinger Common, will receive a £1,500 grant from the Trust for restoration of the ha-ha in the grounds. The creation of architect Sir Edwin Lutyens and garden designer Gertrude Jekyll, Goddards was built in 1898-1900 and exemplifies the traditional “ Surrey style”. The property is now owned by the...
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