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Gudgeon Farm House 2008

Bushy leaves 2008

Zion Chapel 2007

Swingle Swangle 2006

Lime House 2005

Juglans House 2004

Chilham Castle 2003


Schist and Stone

Chilham Steps

Re pointing

Lime Mortars

Juglans House




Brick Barns

Brickwork Details

New Zealand brickworks

Period properties





These are some examples of different fire places that have be constructed for clients.

Image shows new fire place built in modern stock bricks in cement. with heroin bone and basket weave panels set inside, the hearth was finished in heroin bone brick panel. Top part of fireplace was corbel to front and side with tile creasing to give weight to the fire place, so that a fire place this big didn't look flat.

2.7m wide x 2.775m high

This image shows a new fire place built with gauge arch made by myself, bricks were cut into slips to make a heroin bone panel brick hearth surrounded by oak.

This image shows old fireplace with a high arch. of which was lowered. to change size of fire area.







This image show the fireplace above with a new gauge arch cut by myself and the fire has been lowered to take a victorian fire basket new fire hereath in old square brick pavers. in this property every fire place had a new brick hearths, all remade in different styles. Fireplace was rebuilt using most of thee old bricks mixed with some new lambs handmade bricks.
The image to the right shows an old fire place with a new brick hearth cut out of old square brick pavers relayed in Hockeneden bond.
Image on the left shows one of the new brick heaths in heroin bone. All brick slips have been cut to size to give desired effect.
Image to the right shows inset ingle nook fire place with little bricks niche finished with heroin bone brick slips panel.


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