More slates and lead work added to both sides of the cloak room roof.
First slates started going back on the cloak room roof today. The small window and roof area above the toilet block roof is proving problematic. When the toilet block was constructed in the 1950’s little or no care was taken … Continued
Breathable membrane has been attached on the boarded side of the roof at the bottom and on the ridge. On the unboarded side a detail is being constructed to lift water away from the valley area that was originally problematic. … Continued
The initial plan was to begin the work with the school room roof, but it became quickly apparent that the scaffolding was inadequate given the pitch of the roof. So calls were made and additional scaffolding was arranged. Attention was … Continued
As the weather was good at the weekend we were able to go up on the scaffolding and take some pictures of the roof as it is before the work starts. Many of the slates have slipped and this would … Continued
The roof of the school room and cloak room have been a problem since we arrived at the School House and we are now at last ready to begin work on replacing the roof. The first part of the process … Continued
This is where we are now at with the lime plaster removal in the school room. We may not remove the plaster higher up as it appears to be in good condition, as long as we are able to remove … Continued