Oldbury House (Grade II listed building)

Client: University of Bristol Project value: £800k

‘Originally constructed c. 1670, Oldbury House is now used as offices.’

Our Brief

To convert the building, which had previously been occupied by the Physics department and used as workshops, into modern office accommodation while not disturbing the property’s historic fabric.

Works and special challenges

The project included installation of experimental heating, ventilation and insulation systems, funded through the Technology Strategy Board. The building’s innovative, energy-saving design also included installation of heated glazing and underground air-warming and cooling systems.

Main areas of expertise

  • Roofing with clay tile
  • Rendering
  • Masonry repairs
  • Decoration
  • Glazing
  • Groundworks
  • Tarmacing
  • Landscaping
  • Brickwork
  • Structural repairs
  • Carpentry
  • Plastering
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Ventilation
  • Flooring (carpeting and vinyl)

Have you got a Grade II listed building that would benefit from a transformation like this one? Call 0117 933 9000 or email us for advice