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Stunning Ash Roof for Church Restoration in Hampshire

March 11th 2022


A major restoration of an 800 year old church that was destroyed by fire in 2014 has seen Palmer Timber Limited supply the solid ash timber for its roof, with absolutely stunning results.
St Peters, a grade II listed church in the village of Ropely, Hampshire was completely destroyed when a fire broke out on the 19th June 2014. Five years later restoration began and now, with that restoration work nearing completion, the church is looking better than ever.
Advanced Timber Systems ( was tasked with creating the stunning roof design, and, utilising planned 2 faces ash timber from Palmer Timber, the finished ceiling beams look incredible.
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