St Mary’s Church
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The grade I listed church of St Mary is located very near to Whitney on the Oxfordshire, Cotswolds border. The church has an unusual tower; positioned in the northwest corner of the church it is square at ground stage, octagonal at upper stages with a pyramid roof, and is characteristic of Normandy churches. This contract works included; the Nave roof gutters and roof receiving new code 8 sand cast lead with quality welding techniques applied on lead caps to ridge. The north aisle roof works consisted of a new gutter formation along with raised sprocket sections, also in new code 8 sand cast lead. New bespoke Alumasc rainwater goods installed to various locations to the nave and aisles. All stonework's were tidied up with traditional fat lime pointing with heritage carpentry works carried out to areas of the roofs structure.