Traditional Restorations

Able and Mason has great experience caring for some of Dorset's most historic and unique buildings, from  17th century rural long houses and cottages, to Georgian period hotels, townhouses and Victorian country manors.

Able & Mason can provide:

  • Tailored bespoke solutions for your needs, we can repair and renovate period features, including fully detailed like for like replacement joinery that conforms with your listed buildings status.


  •  Traditional paints and finishes to retain the unique heritage, charm and period feel. 


  • Carefully considered and planned solutions that are done the right way, to preserve the fabric of your property and conform to local planning rules.


  • sympathetic repairs and restorations, that preserve and retain original features while restoring and protecting them for years to come.


  • Modern updates that can discreetly improve the performance of your properties existing features such as integrated draft proofing for older windows, slim line double glazed units* secondary glazing, timber treatments, finishes and more.

* Please note that Able & Mason can only install heritage or slimline double glazed units where planning permission has been granted by local planning officials, Able & Mason agrees to uphold local planning laws and will not undertake any work that is outside the scope of these regulations, Able & Mason has both a moral obligation and legal duty to ensure all work undertaken meets the strictest policy standards and to consistently seek and  abide by official planning consent in due course.

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