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Historic building features

This page offers guidance for the conservation of historic building features. The guides are helpful to property owners and developers who are creating designs and specifications for new projects or repairs.

Some of the guides may not reflect the latest legislative and national guidance changes, such as the new Building Regulations. 

Historic England - Floor insulation

Historic England - Wall insulation

SPAB - Dealing with Inappropriate Cement Renders

SPAB - Brickwork

SPAB - Re-pointing

SPAB - Limewash

Barn Conversions

Historic England - Conversion of Traditional Farm Buildings