Inappropriate claddings and mortars, inappropriate and ineffective drainage goods and vegetation (attached to historic mortars) are some of the reasons why, over time, a stone construction can fail and need re-building.  As Historic Building Specialists in Cornwall, Leslie Cornell Building Restoration Ltd are more than happy to help.

Stone Wall In Need Of Re-Construction Cornwall

The first step in the process of stone construction is to prepare a solid foundation, the size of which is dependent on the type of wall being built and the weight on the wall head.

Preparing For Stone Wall Construction Cornwall

The stone is built up layer by layer and secured in place using a Lime and Sand mortar.

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Once the construction is complete, it is then Lime pointed to maintain the breathability of the structure and enhance the beauty of the stonework.

Stone and Cob Wall Construction Cornwall

If you require our Stone Masonry Construction Services in Cornwall, please Contact Us.

For more information about the terminology used within this website, please have a look at our Glossary.

If you have any questions about Historic Building Restoration in Cornwall, please visit our FAQ page.

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Leslie Cornell
Unit 13/14 St Austell Bay Business Park
Par Moor Road
St Austell
Cornwall
PL25 3RF

Tel: 01726 337577
Mob: 07851 153 683
Email: cornellcob@outlook.com