Renovation work to University Church of St. Mary the Virgin Nears Completion


Restoration works to the roof and external stonework of St. Mary the Virgin's nave are nearing completion. The beautiful Grade I listed building is located on the picturesque Radcliffe Square and is one of the oldest Oxford University buildings, with parts dating back to the 13th Century.


Works included the removal and replacement of all roof leadwork, a skilled and considered process as seen in the photos below. Addtional carpentry works to the roof trusses and intricate masonary work to the facade were also carried out, ensuring this historic landmark is protected and weatehrproof for the forseable future.











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