Be a fly on the wall for a few minutes of on-site building discussion, in this case the replacement of rotten Georgian timber lintels at the back of the Baroque Wing.
With Edward Strachan, Mark Lidster, Claire Fear and Chris Stones.
Prior to showing her around the house, we greet new conservation officer Charlotte Westwood at Halswell House and involve her in a discussion regarding new downpipes.
We follow Edward, Roy, Mark, Claire, Charlotte, Ann and Chris on an inspection of the Baroque Mansion House interior, then visit the new balcony and hold a discussion regarding the exterior renders.
After the walkthrough and inspection of the interior, everyone gathers outside the Elizabethan Manor House to view and discuss the work still to be done. They also have a look at the courtyard between the Baroque and Elizabethan sections.