Stonemasons Frome, Bath, Somerset & Wiltshire
BASED IN FROME, SOMERSET, GORGON STONE CONSERVATION SPECIALISES IN THE CONSERVATION, STONE MASONRY, CLEANING
AND REPAIR OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS, SCULPTURES AND CERAMICS.
Gorgon Stone Conservation are experienced in providing advice and undertaking stonework repairs, lime mortar pointing, lime renders, stone masonry, stone consolidation and stone cleaning. We have been involved in conservation for almost 20 years gaining experience working with various conservation companies before establishing our own business. We extremely value the time working alongside others conservation firms as every one of them have different approaches and methods of doing the job what helped us decide our own ways and philosophy of conservation. We also met lots of absolutely fantastic conservators and masons that we shared experiences with and learned about conservation even more. Our job is simply our passion!
We have full qualifications in the field of restoration of stone sculpture and elements of architecture. Combining our sculptural skills and our education as restorers of artworks, we can undertake restoration of historic objects and reconstruction from the referencing of archives. Our work also includes restoration of ceramics, stucco, mosaic, objects made of plaster, use of traditional lime mortars, consolidation and various cleaning techniques. We have worked in the conservation field undertaking restoration works for both individual clients and larger commissions for many years and have taken part in restoration work in Poland, Ukraine, Turkmenistan and Great Britain working in properties such as Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Westminster Abbey.
We have full qualifications in The Conservation and repair of historic buildings having completed a 6 year course and gaining a Diploma and a Masters degree, we also have advanced Diplomas in Art and Design.
We are fully qualified DOFF and Thermatech operatives with our own machine
We have completed many other short courses in all aspects of the trade including carving, Lime plastering and others
All stone masonry work is carried out by fully qualified stone mason