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We have the bottle to go greener!!

We proudly announce our new sustainability initiative……. All single use plastic bottles are now banned from our sites and offices. We are supporting the drive to reduce plastic waste entering our water courses and oceans, continuing our commitment to reducing our environme
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New Project – Gainsborough Primary School, Hackney

Lengard is excited to be appointed by London Borough of Hackney for the external refurbishment of the school buildings. This school was designed by TJ Bailey for the School Board of London, with construction commencing in 1899. The school was originally called Berkshire Road Schools,
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CONSTRUCTING EXCELLENCE SECBE AWARD SHORTLISTED – Caledonian Park Clock Tower

> We are thrilled to announce that our current project at Caledonian Park Clock Tower has been shortlisted for the Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards 2018 in the Preservation and Rejuvenation Category. We are undertaking preservation works to this grade 1 listed clock tower as part
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LABC AWARD SHORTLISTED – Headstone Manor, Harrow

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the London LABC Building Excellence Awards 2018 in the Best Public Service Building Category. The Welcome Centre features a Glulam timber frame to reflect vernacular farm Cruik buildings, with cedar shingled roof, and refe
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Turnham Primary School – WORKS COMPLETE!

Lengard has recently completed the design and construction of roof level extension at Turnham Primary School, for the London Borough of Lewisham and consultants Press & Starkey. The school expansion has been achieved by constructing an additional floor at roof level; this has pro
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Caledonian Park Clock Tower – Latest

With the preservation works progressing to the grade 2* listed tower, we are 22 weeks into a 43 week project, along with the growing heritage centre / cafe. Our experienced team received an excellent score in the first CONSIDERATE CONSTRUCTORS SCHEME Audit, outperforming the LB of Isl
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Sustainable Exhibitions for Museums Event

Our Managing Director CHRIS BURR and Environmental Champion JONATHAN KENNEY gave a talk on sustainable design in construction, with real-life details from some of our recent projects : Wardown Park Museum, Headstone Manor Museum and Turnham Primary School. The talks from the other spe
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St Mary Magdalene Church – Latest

As the restoration works continue to rediscover the hidden treasures in this grade 1 listed church, we are 30 weeks into a 50 week project and the community hub and cafe are starting to take shape! Our team received Excellent/Exceptional in the first CONSIDERATE CONSTRUCTORS SCHEME Au
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New Project – Merton Hall

Lengard and the London Borough of Merton are working together to transform the historic Merton Hall, to incorporate the Elim Church into this South Wimbledon Community Centre. The 1899 Hall will have its rear part demolished, and reopen on its 120th anniversary with a new foyer, cafe
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St Mary Magdalene Church, Paddington

Lengard is currently renovating this Grade 1 listed church and constructing a heritage and community building. This important and exciting project is featured in the latest issue of the Church and Heritage Building Magazine; please click on an image below for the full article.
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New Project – Bat and Ball Station

Lengard are delighted to have been chosen by Sevenoaks Town Council to restore this grade 2 listed station building, built in 1862 for Queen Victoria’s visits to Knole House. The heritage lottery fund award will allow a new life for this derelict railway building, providing venue spac
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Project Completion – Southall Manor House

Lengard recently completed the restoration and modernisation of Southall Manor House, including a modern extension creating a local education and enterprise hub. We have worked closely with the LB of Ealing and Artelia UK to provide a sustainable future for the Grade II* Listed Manor
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New Project – Crystal Palace Park Cafe

Lengard and the London Borough of Bromley are working together to construct the new cafe in Crystal Palace Park The works involve the demolition of the existing cafe building and the construction of the new cafe building which is part of a wider regeneration of the park. The new build
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Grade 1 Headstone Manor and Museum, Harrow

We are delighted to have completed the restoration of Headstone Manor and a new build visitors’ centre. The buildings date from c1604 and the Borough of Harrow was very careful to choose a contractor with plenty of experience with Listed buildings. We were delighted to carry out the e
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Ground breaking ceremony at Caledonian Park Clock Tower

Picture by Steve Bainbrdge and Islington Gazette The Mayor of Islington Una O’Halloran officially broke ground on the project, supported by local ward councillors Diarmaid Ward, Paul Smith, Rakhia Ismail environment leader Cllr Claudia Webbe and Lengard staff to witness the commenceme
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New Project – Carnegie Building, Erith

Lengard will be working closely with London Borough of Bexley and other funders to reinvigorate and restore this important building as a community arts hub and events space. In 1903 members of the local council approached Andrew Carnegie who generously donated £7,000 for the construct
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Preservation of the Caledonian Park Clock Tower

The Clock Tower, originally built in 1855 as the centrepiece to the Caledonian market, was designed by the famous Victorian Architect John Bunstone Bunning, City of London Architect from 1843 till his death in 1863. He is most famously known for building the old Coal Exchange. The 151
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Project Completion – Minchenden School, Southgate

Lengard have recently completed the enabling works package at the former Minchenden School in Southgate, in conjunction with London Borough of Enfield and their consultants Stace LLP. We undertook the internal strip out of the empty school buildings, leaving the rooms and spaces as a
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New Project – The Belvedere Restaurant, Holland Park

Lengard has been appointed by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to carry out sympathetic refurbishment works to The Belvedere Restaurant. The restaurant is situated within the curtilage of Holland House, which first received a Grade 1 listing on 29th July 1949. Holland House
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New Project – 7 Southwick Mews, Paddington

Lengard is having a successful time in Paddington. Our second new project involves remodelling a Victorian mews to convert into high quality offices. We are pleased to be working with Edward Williams Architects and Ridge & Partners LLP on this logistically challenging and complic
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New Project – St Mary Magdalene Church, Paddington

Lengard has been entrusted by St Mary Magdalene Church and Paddington Development Trust to carry out sensitive conservation works to the Grade 1 church building and to construct a community and heritage hub, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. St Mary Magdalene Church, built by G.E.
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New Project – St Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox School expansion

Lengard has been appointed by the Education and Skills Funding Agency for the works to the 2nd floor of Building 4 on the North London Business Park. The project is to remodel the current 2nd floor vacant office space, to provide expanded education facilities for the St Andrew the Apo
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New Project – The Gardens, East Dulwich

Lengard has been appointed by Grainger plc to undertake housing refurbishment works at The Gardens in East Dulwich. The project is to undertake the refurbishment of 6Nr properties located in The Gardens. This will include the external repair and renewal of roofing, windows and doors,
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New team members give a boost to Lengard

Lengard is pleased to announce that we have been joined by three new senior team members, who each bring their own experience and expertise to the team. Amanda Smith, Managing Buyer, has joined Lengard from the Hill Partnership. Andy O’Donnell, Senior Estimator, has joined us fr
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Congratulations to the Naresby Fold team!

For the second year running Lengard have won a Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Award. Our Site Manager, Lee Bundock, received the Silver award on 31 March for our project at Naresby Fold. The £400k project was for refurbishment works at occupied homes for the London Boro
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New Project – Easthampstead Park Crematorium Chapel Expansion

Lengard has been appointed by Bracknell Forest Council for works at Easthampstead Park Crematorium. The project is to provide an extension of the existing crematorium to include a new second chapel with link room and associated external works. The project will be undertaken at the wor
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Business News – Lengard Brand Refresh

Leading refurbishment, alteration and heritage contractor Lengard Limited has today unveiled a new brand identity. The new identity is designed to confidently take Lengard into a new era, featuring an easily identifiable gold hallmark to convey the quality and expertise of a specialis
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New Project – Peckham Fire Station

Lengard is delighted to be appointed by the South London Gallery for alteration and refurbishment works to transform the derelict former Peckham Fire Station into a new cultural centre. The Grade 2 Listed building dates from 1867 and is the earliest surviving example of a purpose buil
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New Project – Gilbert White House, Stables and Yard

Lengard will shortly commence works for The Gilbert White and Oates Collections museum and learning centre for the repair and restoration of Gilbert White House, Stables and Yard. The project, on an extremely tight and constrained site, includes works to the Grade 1 Listed House and G
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New Project – Spurriers House

Lengard are delighted to be working with Harlow Council to bring 2 flats at Spurriers House back into use. Spurriers House was originally built in the 1860s and is located in Harlow Town Park. The two flats have been empty for 3 years and the works above an occupied cafe/restaurant in
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New Project – Bedonwell Infant and Junior School

Lengard have been appointed by the London Borough of Bexley for works at Bedonwell Infant and Junior School. At the occupied school we are replacing windows and doors, re-covering roofing including new plywood deck, soffits, facias and associated works. Form of Contract: JCT 2011 Inte
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Museums, Museums, Museums!

Lengard is fast becoming a recognised specialist contractor in the museum sector. We have successfully completed or are on site for the following: – Kew Museum No 1 (pictured): Refurbishment and extension works for Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. – Wardown Park Museum: Conserva
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