Standards that define us

The Institute of Historic Building Conservation

Affiliate Member

The IHBC is the UK’s professional body for historic environment conservation specialists. IHBC members work in areas that help secure the conservation of historic places, buildings, sites or areas that we value.

 

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

RICS Building Conservation

RICS is the pre-eminent organisation for professionals working in the land, property and construction sectors in the UK and around the world. An independent organisation, RICS acts in the public interest: setting and regulating the highest standards of competence and integrity among our members. Our Managing Director is a prominent member of the RICS Building Conservation Forum.

 

Royal Institute of British Architects

Affiliate Member

Founded in 1834, the RIBA champions better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and its members. Working with government, they strive to improve the design quality of public buildings and new homes, and provide industry standards throughout the UK. Chilcroft are well connected with many leading Architects across the south of England and London.

 

National House-Building Council

The NHBC is the leading warranty and insurance provider and standards setter for UK house-building for new and newly converted homes. As a non-profit distributing company, it reinvests all income in achieving its primary purpose; improving quality in house-building to protect homeowners.

Here at Chilcroft we believe in the importance of excellence, which is why we hold true to the professions highest standard. All of our homes, whether old or new, come complete with a full 10 year NHBC warranty so, whatever your vision, you can be sure we will deliver unforgettable quality.

 

Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

Corporate Member

SPAB is the largest, oldest and most technically expert national pressure group fighting to save old buildings from decay, demolition and damage. It encourages excellence in new design to enrich and complement the historic environment with membership made up of many of the country’s leading conservation practitioners. Chilcroft are corporate members of SPAB and adhere to their strict principals.

 

Historic Houses Association

Corporate Member

The HHA represents 1500 privately-owned historic houses, castles and gardens throughout the UK. They are either listed buildings or designated gardens, usually Grade I or II*, and among the most famous buildings in Britain, many of which are considered to be iconic national symbols. Chilcroft are corporate members of the HHA and continue to work on properties of national significance throughout the UK.

 

The Georgian Group

Corporate Member

The Georgian Group is an expert statutory body there to help owners, architects and planning authorities towards better solutions in preservation and design. A high profile charity, the Prince of Wales is a strong advocate of their work and also acts as Patron. Having worked on many endangered historic buildings, Chilcroft are corporate members of The Georgian Group, and proudly support the work that they do.

 

Professional memberships are regulated by the relevant Institutions Codes of Conduct. Membership of these organisations, professional or corporate, is not an endorsement of Chilcroft or its work.

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  • SPAB
  • HHA
  • The Georgian Group