Sussex Heritage Trust Award

We are delighted to win a Sussex Heritage Award for our project: Halnaker Windmill for the category of 2019 PUBLIC AND COMMUNITY AWARD

The 2019 Sussex Heritage Trust Awards were announced on Wednesday 3rd July at Pangdean  Old Barn, Pyecombe with a record number of Award winners and Highly Commended projects.

“Great to see a local authority in these times of financial austerity, delivering the sensitive restoration of this iconic, historic structure, making use of oast house tiles, hand-made in Sussex.”

Judges citation

Pictured with Robin Goddard, our representatives from West Sussex County Council, Fowler Building Contractors and at the right, Lord Egremont.

Halnaker Windmill, Mill Lane, Boxgrove PO18 0LX

A Grade II listed building built in c1750 situated on top of a Scheduled Ancient Monument and unused since 1905. The façade has been restored with a burnt Sussex clay tile finish and mortar torching underneath secured to the brick structure. West Sussex CC have subsequently reinstated the windmill’s sails.

Submitted by: BPG Architects + Surveyors, Dorking
Architect: BPG Architects + Surveyors
Contractors: Fowler Building Contractors, Cowfold
Client: West Sussex County Council