Completed in November 2015 the Church of Ascension stands out as a heritage building worth preserving centrally located in the new Broughton Village. As a hub for many local groups and daily meeting place for Broughton folk it was necessary to bring the Church back to life and safeguard it from the Manchester weather with a new roof to the Chancel and Trancepts and traditional pointing with lime mortars from the eaves to the floor. It is surprising how refreshed the building looks with new mortar and the slating bands fashioned by hand are a triumph.

Lower Broughton Salford

The work at the Church of Ascension consisted of a new roof to the Chancel and both trancepts plus repointing in heritage lime mortar from top to bottom.

“The completed contract is a good example of careful conservation work and I know the church members are very pleased indeed with the result. Well done.”

REBECCA J GRIMSHAW, B.A. (Hons), B.Arch (Manc), RIBA, AABC – Conservation Architect

Another happy customer at St Alkmund’s Church

To say that this has been a challenging year would be an understatement. Half way through our work at St Alkmund’s Church Whitchurch, the coronavirus struck and we had to lock down the same as most businesses. Leaving the Church fully scaffolded and no work taking place during this period is not what we would […]


Skilled Banker and Fixer Masons required

Due to our ever increasing order book of Ecclesiastical masonry work, we are in the market for a skilled Banker and Fixer Mason’s looking for varied and interesting projects.Our work shop is based in Oldham Manchester and our contracts cover all areas of Lancashire and South West Yorkshire.For the right person we can offer very […]