Heritage & Conservation

As Conservation Accredited Architects, the majority of our work is undertaken in a heritage context and the practice has an established track record in the assessment and conservation of historic buildings and sites. We have extensive knowledge regarding the repair, conversion and upgrading of heritage buildings and are confident in developing conservation strategies which will move a project forward.

Understanding the complexities of working with historic buildings & sites

Soul Architects are familiar with the consultation process for the various stakeholders/ statutory consultees and grant funders that may be involved, and we are conversant with their preferred methodologies.

We understand the complexities of working with existing buildings and challenging sites, meeting timescales and the need to manage tight budgets.

As Conservation Consultants who provide the following services…

  • Conversion of listed buildings
  • Conservation and repair services
  • Conservation Management Plans
  • Condition Surveys
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Grant aided projects
  • Heritage Impact Assessments
  • Historical research and analysis
  • Listed Building Consents
  • Statements of Significance
  • Viability Appraisal

AABC Accredited Conservation Architects who can help…

If you are fortunate enough to own an historic building, then you will want to ensure that it is well maintained so that you are able to enjoy the benefits that it brings, it is therefore very important when considering repairs or alterations to your building that you seek appropriate professional help. This role requires the architect to understand the building and its setting and as AABC Accredited Conservation Architects, we can help.

Projects grow and develop from solid foundations and a visual inspection is a good place to start, this will allow us to understand the historic layers of the building, the areas of significance, what matters and why, and how to conserve it and manage any change.

We also take care to learn about and understand your aspirations and long-term plans for its future, this will enable us to identify the most appropriate interventions to repair, conserve and improve your historic building.

AABC Accredited Heritage and Conservation Architects

Responsible and careful management of heritage buildings…

Heritage buildings are important assets that bring a delightful richness to our local communities, and we want to see that your valuable historical building is conserved for years to come for future generations to enjoy.

As Conservation Accredited Architects we will always look for a ‘wise use’ for a building, encouraging it to grow, allowing it to be enjoyed by all, as we believe responsible and careful management of the building and surrounding environment is vital to its long-term survival.

Our initial consultations are free of charge and obligation – why not contact us to discuss your needs.


If you have a specific question regarding a project, or would like to talk to us to find out more about our places or worship or heritage and conservation architect services, we would love to hear from you. You can call soul architects directly on 01909 500 710 or alternatively you can complete our Contact Form here.

Heritage & conservation projects undertaken by Soul Architects. View all