Lecture on Great Coxwell Barn

Lecture on Great Coxwell Barn

Lecture on Great Coxwell BarnGrand-scale timber framing and the Cistercian legacy. Manifest gave a presentation to the Clanfield & Bampton Historical Society on Great Coxwell Barn, one of the most impressive (not to say staggeringly beautiful) medieval barns in...
Cob Barn Repairs

Cob Barn Repairs

Repairs to a Cob Barn in Warwickshire Emergency works and fabric inspections. Working through a contact with a mud-builder in Cumbria, we were asked to visit a beautiful old farmyard in Warwickshire, and to inspect a small and rather curious open-fronted cob barn,...
New Classically Detailed Shelves

New Classically Detailed Shelves

New classically-detailed bookshelves for a private dwelling, OxfordshireA station for books and entertainment centre.  Our oak-framing skills have enabled us to take on a range of projects in the old houses of Oxford, designing and building in-built furniture which is...
Historic Aisled Barn

Historic Aisled Barn

Timber-Framed Aisled BarnA conservation management plan. A local, family-owned company came into possession of this listed, timber-framed aisled barn as part of their purchases in south Oxfordshire, and commissioned Manifest to carry out a detailed fabric inspection. ...
Drystone Wall Repairs

Drystone Wall Repairs

Drystone Wall Repairs Like-for-like repair of traditional drystone walling.   Manifest were commissioned to survey and specify repairs to a drystone wall in an Oxfordshire garden.  It remains unknown quite what caused the collapse, but poor workmanship...