Type of work:
Topographical Survey, Tree Survey, Footpath and access survey, Building and features recording, Full structural surveys, Historical and archaeological report, Public Consultation, Conservation Management Plan, Specification & Schedule of repair, Project Management & Contract Administration, Health & Safety
Preparation of a Conservation Management Plan for the site of the former gunpowder works in Cornwall to determine the priority of works required and a maintenance plan for the site going forward. The whole site of 23 acres was surveyed and this included surveys of the mill buildings, trees, leats and footpaths. The priority works were then scheduled and tendered with the work undertaken on site using traditional building techniques and materials.
Funded by Natural England Grant.
Started September 2012 – Completed November 2013