Important historic buildings and neighbourhoods provide additional challenges and opportunities.  Many historic buildings are protected by law.  Whether they are listed buildings or buildings within conservation areas working on older buildings presents a specialist challenge, ensuring that the requirements of modern use doesn't clash with the traditional materials and building techniques used in the building's original construction.

Waterland Associates have always been involved in the care and restoration of historic buildings and designing new buildings in historic settings.  We have an extensive experience of work on important historic structures including Grade I and II listed buildings.  We have long established working relationships with specialist consultants and contractors, we can ensure that the specialist needs of your historic building are met, whatever the requirements of your project.