John has over 20 years’ experience in the building trade working on site and project managing. John’s passion for restoration began by studying furniture restoration & conservation at Rycotewood College, followed by construction management at The University of Reading.
John then entered the world of renowned craftsmen and consultants in the repair and restoration of historic timber framed buildings through his work with the likes of McCurdy and Co. and Boshers Cholsey Ltd. This was when John honed his talent for contract management, successfully managing multiple projects, including historical restoration and new build projects simultaneously to the value of up to £1.5 million.
His sensitivity to the history and beauty of original materials, coupled with his knowledge and experience in modern construction techniques and materials gives John an understanding of clients’ desires for bringing beautiful buildings back to life, whilst ensuring their longevity.