Over the years we have formed solid relationships with specialist companies who provide complimentary services and work to the same high standards of service as ourselves.

These include builders, carpenters, timber framers, glazing specialists, frame cleaners, surveyors and engineers

Below are details of these individuals and companies whom we are happy to work with to provide a full “design and build” service for both new build and conservation work.

oakwrights T.J Crump Oakwrights Ltd
The UK’s leading and most advanced oak frame design and manufacture company, they provide the majority of our new build green oak buildings from simple cart sheds to magnificent manor houses and are able to offer well developed encapsulation systems for new build houses. A truly forward thinking company with a well established relationship with Creative Heritage Ltd for over 7 years.
js-construction JS ConstructionRun by James Sherlock and based in Surrey JS Construction are primarily an oak frame specialist but offer additional associated services. Erecting over 50 oak frames each year throughout the south and carrying out small repair works to timber frames throughout Sussex and Surrey they have a solid working relationship with Creative Heritage Ltd for nearly 15 years. 07899868232
tenon-timber-framing Tenon Timber Framing
Based in Sussex Tenon Timber framing specialises in oak framing and traditional carpentry and joinery. Offering bespoke services using time-honoured techniques they create custom made buildings to suit individual needs. Run by Kyle Dumka (PG Dip Timber building conservation) they also offer consulting and repair services for historic timber frames and often carry out initial surveys with us.
black-pig Black Pig Frame finishing Ltd
The only company we would recommend to undertake the potentially problematic practice of glazing of green oak frames. From small rots they are now a well established and respected small tam of genuine craftsmen. Truly a specialist in their field.
greenman carpentry Greenman Carpentry Company
Greenman Carpentry is a firm specialising in the construction and repair of timber framed buildings and with varied projects under thier belt from the construction of two new galleries at the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum to an art installation by artist David Brooks at Cass Sculpture Foundation in Goodwood.
tzgpartnership TZG Partnership
A highly experienced engineering practice based in Surrey with a solid understanding of timber framing and timber engineering; an asset surprisingly uncommon with many engineers. TZG have worked on many projects with Creative Heritage as consulting engineers.
Roundhouse Roundhouse
Roland Locke (Msc Timber building conservation) is a specialist carpenter and building conservator based in Surrey with many years of experience in working with traditional methods and materials on listed buildings.
mottebailey Motte and Bailey construction Ltd
An experienced specialist building company based in Godalming, Surrey. Run by Colin Betts (Msc Timber building conservation) they are highly skilled in timber framing and repairs as well as all aspects of general building.
buildwise The Buildwise construction group
A highly experienced Sussex based building company they are highly skilled in timber framing and repairs as well as all aspects of general building. With a well established relationship with Creative Heritage, they are one of our preferred contractors in the south of England
lymington Lymington prospect builders Ltd
A highly experienced Hampshire based building company. Competitively priced and transparent with a well established relationship with Creative Heritage, they are one of our preferred contractors in the south of England
murray Murray planning associates
A Hampshire based town planning consultancy with an in-depth knowledge of both national and local planning policies and a specialism in the historic environment. We often work with them to provide another level of professionalism to our development proposals
medlams Medlams surveys
A small Sussex based surveying practice providing Measured Building Surveys and Topographical Land Surveys. Providing an exceptional level of detail and service at a competitive price.
sandpipers Sanspiper Restoration
Sandpiper Restoration are sandblasting contractors, specialising in the sympathetic sand blasting of period buildings and listed buildings, including the blast cleaning, restoration and renovation of oak beams, green oak, timber frames, brickwork and stone.

Links to other societies, bodies and museums

carpentersfellowship The Carpenters Fellowship
For those with an interest in contemporary or historic timber framing
the weald and downland open air museum The Weald and Downland Open air Museum
The UK’s leading collection of historic buildings, offering many courses in traditional construction and crafts