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Living with your old building

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About the course
This course is aimed at owners and those living in or looking after historic buildings and will cover: Conservation philosophy.

Understanding the history and development of you old building.

Understanding traditional building construction.

Damp and timber decay.

Historic building controls and working with professionals.

Q&A with materials.

Read more information about the course here

About the tutor
James Innerdale is an experienced Conservation Architect and trainer, specialising in the repair, conservation and adaptation of historic buildings. He deals with as aspects of historic building project management, clients including domestic home owners, places of worship and the National Trust. James has also provided heritage skills training for a range of organisations including Historic England, The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB), Cumbria Action for Sustainability, the North of England Civic Trust, the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. Courses include training for homeowners, building professionals and contractors, including presentations and practical demonstrations as well as walk and talks.

Location: Horton in Ribblesdale Village Hall, BD24 0HA
Date: 11 November 2017 
Time: 9.30am-4.00pm
Booking: Pre booking is essential. For further information and booking please contact
Or complete and return the booking form.

This course is part of Stories in Stone, a four-year programme of community and heritage projects that has been developed by the Ingleborough Dales Landscape Partnership with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. You can find out more about the Stories in Stone project here.

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