Smith & Garratt have acknowledged expertise with heritage property, regularly working on Listed buildings and Scheduled Ancient Monuments. Principal Surveyor A Hugh Garratt LL.B FRICS has Building Conservation Accreditation from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and has spoken for the RICS and the Historic Houses Association on heritage property and the introduction of energy efficiency measures and renewable technologies into traditional buildings.
We deliver works to heritage properties - from the design stage and obtaining statutory consents to budgeting, procurement and site supervision.
Smith & Garratt have links with many other heritage professionals and suppliers. We supply services to English Heritage, we are corporate members of the Historic Houses Association, and our senior surveyor is an assessor for the Heritage Lottery Fund.
We are happy to advise clients regarding the VAT treatment of energy-saving works and works to heritage property.
Whether dealing with restoration, renovation or development, Smith & Garratt deliver work to 'conservation standards'.