Wight Heritage Preservation is an Island-based family business, who strive to ensure the conservation of many historic buildings Islandwide. From medieval to edwardian, from garden walls to manor houses, period properties are lovingly restored using traditional methods and materials, bringing them back to their former glory.
Specialist works undertaken include stonework, structural repairs, lime plastering, lime rendering, lime pointing, specialist stone/brick reconstruction using natural earth pigments and traditional lime washing. We also offer natural damp solutions.
Professional, knowledgeable, reliable and friendly; we offer a service that is second to none.
Traditional methods & materials
Before the 1850s, buildings relied on evaporation to remove the moisture absorbed by the fabric of the building. More modern buildings either have an outer layer which is impervious and prevents any moisture from penetrating the walls or they have a system...
Wight Heritage Preservation is the only company on the Island specialising in the preservation and repair of period properties. We understand how period properties are built. Our surveys are based on passion and detailed working knowledge of old buildings.
"...the Trustees all commented on the excellence of the work you have done ... We were particularly impressed with your enthusiasm for working with lime mortar and the pride you take in your work."- Friends of Northwood Cemetery