Bellister Castle, Haltwhistle, Northumberland

Project Description

 

The project involved isolated roof repairs, careful removal of cementitious pointing and replacement with traditional lime based mortar, targeted stone replacement and indentation, subtle amendments to the window heads to improve water discharge, pointing around metal casement windows using linseed oil burnt sand mastic, external decoration, internal lime plaster repairs and joinery repairs including parquet flooring.

Client: National Trust
Listing: Grade I Listed Building and Schedule Ancient Monument Peel Tower