Thank you!

Thank you!

We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all the specialists and consultants who are working to make the Old House Project a success; and to all the organisations and supporters who have given their time, money and expertise. We could not do it without you! 



Grants & Loans 


Architectural Heritage Fund – Heritage Impact Fund Loan 

The Pilgrim Trust 


Historic England


The William and Edith Oldham Charitable Trust

Kent Archaeological Society 



A special thank you to everyone who has sponsored a tile or donated to the Old House Project 


Donors of time and materials 

Archaeology & Research 

David Martin  

Hastings Area Archaeological Research Group (HAARG)  

Historic England  

Kent Archaeological Society  

Kent Underground Research Group  

Maidstone Area Archaeological Group (MAAG) 


Damp and Timber  

Environmental Building Solutions Ltd 



Kent Wildlife Trust 


Engineering and Surveying  

Conker Conservation Ltd  


Hockley & Dawson Consulting Engineers  

KAD Environmental Consultancy  

Montez Architecture  

Royal School Military Engineering  

SOCOTEC Monitoring UK limited  

Terra Measurement Ltd  



Beallsons Landscaping and Garden Buildings

Jonathan Astill at Astill Treecare Ltd

David Conroy at Contracked Lands



Gallagher Group

Cocoon Exterior Works

UC Build, Maidstone



Ashford & Cranbrook Roofing  

Craft Training Services  

Jordan Heritage Roofing  


Spicer Tiles 

Timber Structures Ltd  

Tudor Roof Tile Company Ltd 

William Blyth Handmade Roof Tiles & Garden Pottery 


Lime Kiln and Grey Chalk Research 

Chalk Down Lime Ltd  

Declan Cahill  

Manifest Design Workshop Ltd  

Rodney Melville and Partners Limited 

Southern Gravel Ltd 

Henry Sanders at Hestia Architects

John Clifford at Cocoon Exterior Works
Vince Tourle at Gallagher Group - Hermitage Quarry

Britt Harwood at Inc Architecture Ltd



Heritage Testing Ltd  



Axis Communications UK 



Local supporters 


We are incredibly lucky to have the support of so many neighbours and local groups. Particular thanks go to: 


The Best-Shaw Family 

Boxley U3A 

Bearsted Local History Group 

Boxley Urban Design Group 

Boxley Parish Council  

Historic England South East Region 

John Sell  

Kent County Council 

Kent Scouts  

Maidstone Borough Council 

Richard Goodrick Detectorists 

Sir Robert Worcester  

University of Kent at Canterbury 


Consultants to the Project & Specialists 

Building works 

KB Ecology  

Keevill Heritage Ltd  

Malcolm Fryer Architects Ltd  

Nicola Westbury Architects 

Tenterden Scaffolding 


Paint Analysis  

Catherine Hassell 



R. G. Croudace Glass 


Filming & Photography  
Daniel Bridge Photography  

Ralph Hodgson Photography  


Utilities & Services  

Dave Allaway –Electrician  

Tim Wren - Plumber