Renovation

Bay Window Renovation

2017-09-11T14:09:24+00:00

UPDATE: We're in the process of plastering room 14, here some new pictures! The first floor bay window lease of life had come to an end and was becoming a health and safety hazard to people passing underneath it. The Process We had to have a new bay window constructed and the [...]

Room Refurbishment No 82

2017-09-11T14:22:06+00:00

Refurbishment of bedroom and office at No. 82-83 St Aldates, Oxford. Your help and support make all the difference! Your Gift Aid Donations and donations do help the Trust to provide the Catholic Chaplaincy with amenities and to carry out maintenance; a very big thank you You can give safely and securely [...]

Room Refurbishment

2017-09-11T14:12:57+00:00

UPDATE: The rooms are being plastered and the ensuite shower-rooms and toilets are taking shape. Refurbishment of students rooms in No. 85 St Aldates, Oxford. The Process Stripping room back to original plaster, wooden flooring, Ceiling Repair and Bay Window Restoration (see Bay Window project), plumbing; installing new ensuite facilities and radiators. Rewiring [...]

Ceiling Renovation

2017-08-03T12:21:40+00:00

As part of our student accommodation refurbishment projects the ceiling in No. 85 St Aldates had to be repaired. The Process New plasterboard applied to ceiling and skimmed with plaster to a smooth finish. Your help and support make all the difference! Your Gift Aid Donations and donations do [...]

Old Palace Room Refurbishment

2017-09-05T05:48:51+00:00

Clearing begins in preparation for renovation and refurbishment of a room in the Old Palace. The Process Removal of furniture, carpets and fittings. Preparation of walls and woodwork. Any repairs undertaken. New radiators and electrical sockets fitted. Decoration, new carpets and furniture. Your help and support make all the [...]

Old Palace Window Repair & Renovation

2017-08-29T07:33:26+00:00

Repair and renovation of the windows and frames in the Old Palace, Oxford. The Process Erection of scaffolding, removal of rotten wood areas, repair and paint. Your help and support make all the difference! Your Gift Aid Donations and donations do help the Trust to provide the Catholic Chaplaincy [...]

Old Palace Side Entrance

2017-09-11T13:18:20+00:00

Upgrade the side entrance to improve access, safety and security of students using the bike shed. The Process Removal of existing fencing and posts. Digging the footings for bricks to be laid and two new posts to take a heavy weight security door. Your help and support make all [...]

Acoustic Door Repairs

2017-09-15T05:49:41+00:00

The Newman Room has 20 doors (weighing close to 800kg each) which when closed provide an acoustic area to hear sound as it should be. These doors are held in place by 4 steel, adjustable roller guides; two for the top and two for the bottom gliding along a track. When the guide(s) start [...]