House History Research

Some interesting links

Combe Court Farm, Chiddingfold, Surrey

Sally is a professional artist who is responsible for the design and layout of the house history books. Many of our customers have commissioned her to produce a painting of their house:

When Philip is not researching the history of other people's houses, he has a particular interest in the history of Compton in Surrey where he was brought up:

The Surrey History Centre is one of the best appointed record offices in the country with excellent facilities and helpful, professional staff:
Surrey History Centre

The Domestic Building Research Group surveys and records vernacular buildings in Surrey:

Andrew Moir is a specialist who can date timber-framed houses, other wooden structures and living trees using dendrochronological analysis:

Our house history books are printed by Craddocks Printing, established in Godalming for over 150 years:

And they are beautifully bound by the Abbey Bookbindery:

Mark Taylor and David Hill are top-class researchers and makers of reproduction Roman and Georgian glassware:

Kevin Gorton produces pictures of the local area and lots of other things besides:

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