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,...
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...
Lecture on Mathematics & Medieval Architecture

Lecture on Mathematics & Medieval Architecture

Lecture on Mathematics & Medieval Architecture Traditional stonemasonry and symbolism Manifest were invited by the University Church of Oxford to present their findings on the Medieval architecture of the church, in two talks given in the nave of the building...