cob builder Cornwall Archives - The Cob Specialist
Leslie Cornell Snr - the most trusted Cob Wall Specialist in Cornwall - has over 20 years of experience with cob building techniques that includes repairs, builds, lime rendering and pointing. Les Cornell Senior is based in St. Austell, Cornwall and performs cob wall surveys and is trusted and well known for his extensive knowledge and experience with historic buildings, their maintenance and renovation.
When repairing cob walls in Cornwall there should always be a quantified approach to ‘removal of historic fabric’. Implementing Good Practice Advice from Historic England or the SPAB for example, is crucial...
“All buildings built before 1700 which survive in anything like their original condition are listed, as are most of those built between 1700 and 1840”.
Cornwall Council Conservation
“Cornwall is fortunate in having a rich heritage of building, important both architecturally and historically. Such buildings are...