Leaded Light Windows
Large numbers of historic buildings have leaded light windows but their repair and replacement requires craftsmanship and attention to detail. The suitability of the contractor will depend their specialism in regard to working with that age of window, its frame (timber or stone) and casement ( timber or wrought iron ).
Companies supplying goods or services for Leaded Light Windows
Manufacturers and restorers of traditional leaded lights, stained glass and period steel windows. Designers and painters of new stained glass windows. All employees are CSCS card holders. Recent projects include Regent Palace Hotel Piccaddily, Manchester University, Sir John Soane Museum, Oxford Institute of Islamic Studies and St.Peter Chanel Church Atlanta USA. ICON member.
Keith Barley, ICON accredited conservator, established Barley Studio, York, 40 years ago. The studio has gained an international reputation for the high standard of its stained glass conservation and restoration for the nationís cathedrals, stately homes and parish churches. Barley Studio is also known for its new work, with artist Helen Whittaker winning commissions for many prestigious buildings across the UK. The studio covers all aspects of stained glass and related metalwork: environmentally protective isothermal glazing systems, restoration and supply of ferramenta and opening casements, stainless steel wire guards, period style plain glazing and antique glasses, consultation, surveys and reports.
Cambridge Stained Glass offers a bespoke service using traditional materials and techniques. Their art college trained staff accept commissions for all settings, including churches, commercial premises and homes. They can provide contemporary and authentic traditional designs for doors, windows and screens. Glass painting, restoration and repairs are specialities.
Clifford G Durant & Son. PACR IOC Accredited Glass Conservation Studio for stained glass and traditionally leaded glass. We produce new stained glass for both secular and ecclesiastical buildings, and are producers of traditional leaded lights using hand drawn lead. Traditional glass is always stocked and we also restore traditional metal windows.
Creative Glass Works is a multi-disciplinary glass studio. We produce a wide range of contemporary and traditional leaded and stained glass windows, as well as fused, etched and sandblasted panels. Also, we carry out repairs and restoration of leaded and stained glass windows, as well as reproduction etched glass. The studio produces every project to an exceptionally high standard with a reputation going back for over 30 years. We aim to produce unique, thoughtful, innovative designs, whilst working closely to the clients brief.
Helen Whittaker is Creative Director and Artist / Designer at Barley Studio and an award-winning designer of stained glass windows. Keith Barley, ICON accredited conservator, established Barley Studio 40 years ago. The studio has gained an international reputation for the high standard of its stained glass conservation. It is also known for its new work, with Helen winning commissions for many prestigious buildings across the UK. The studio covers all aspects of stained glass and related metalwork: isothermal glazing, restoration, supply of ferramenta, opening casements, stainless steel wire guards, period style plain glazing and antique glasses, consultation, surveys and reports.
Holdsworth Windows founded in 1967 specialises in manufacturing steel windows and leaded lights and employs their own fixing and glazing teams. They can manufacture a variety of sections including angle iron frames, light universal, standard sections or W20. There is a choice of fittings including brass, and wrought iron made in their own forge. They also produce leaded lights in clear or handmade antique glass, and supply and fix leaded double glazed units.
Illumin Glass Studio
57 Prestbury Road,
Cheshire SK10 1AU
Tel 01625 613600
Illumin has been making and repairing leaded glass windows and lighting since 1979 and can also supply antique and other sheet glass. The studio can provide services such as etching,brilliant cutting and engraving, and can supply or repair wooden, metal or stone window frames.
Based in Somerset between Wells and Shepton Mallet, we specialise in traditional and contemporary stained glass, acid etching, leaded lights, repairs and restoration. A broad scope of work is undertaken which includes traditionally painted ecclesiastical windows and contemporary commissions. We work with Diocesan Advisory Committees throughout the south-west of England and have been engaged in restoration work at Downside Abbey for a number of years. Other recent projects have included designing and installing windows for the U.S. Air Force at R.A.F. Fairford, the Royal Navy at R.N.A.S. Yeovilton & the International Baccalaureate Asian headquarters in Singapore.
Jon Messum has been working in the lead light and stained glass trade for 30 years with full apprentice training in all aspects of the design, construction and installation of traditional hand made lead lights and stained glass, with a high standard of careful conservation work to period leaded glazing and wrought iron casement frames, as well as sympathetic new leaded glazing for modern and restoration projects. He is also a specialist in quality authentic reproduction Victorian / Edwardian and Arts and Crafts stained glass door panels and windows
K G Bell is a traditional leaded light maker, in the Chester area making new stained glass as well as repairing and restoring old stained glass and leaded lights.
Since its formation in 1980, the company has worked on small scale repairs and new panels through to large scale restoration projects. Products include stained glass and leaded light windows and doors, timber and metal frame fittings, protective solutions for vulnerable historic glass and restoration of painted stained glass, as well as painting of new stained glass.
Norgrove Studios Ltd is a small specialist glazing workshop making bespoke stained glass, and restoring/conserving existing. We have an interest in the restoration and new creation of plain glazing for 17th , 18th, & 19th C traditional vernacular buildings, undertaking repair of all early periods of glasswork. We use new handmade mouth blown glass to match originals. Our blacksmith will repair existing ferramenta and casements, & make new in wrought iron or stainless steel. We sell handmade glass for sash windows and fanlights, fabricate stainless steel protective guards for stained glass in vulnerable locations, & provide both consultancy and practical works in glass.
Recclesia Stained Glass repairs, conserves and creates stained glass, leaded lights and art glass. The studioís principal specialism lies in the conservation and repair of ecclesiastical and historic stained glass, but also undertakes commissioned work for the design and creation of new stained glass using both traditional and modern processes. With a staff of fifteen conservators, glass artists and specialist craftsmen and women, the company works nationwide and internationally. An extensive portfolio is available on the company website.
, Jessamine Farm
Telephone 01797 366895 Fax 01797 361895
John Nethercott & Co
, Upper House,
Powys LD8 2NN Telephone 01547 560369 Fax 01547 560255
Mike Honour Windows Ltd
, Unit 85 Northwick Business Centre
Gloucestershire GL56 9RF
Telephone 01386 701079 Fax 01386 701114
Philip Bradbury Glass Ltd
, 83 Blackstock Rd
Telephone 020 7226 2919 Fax 020 7359 6303