Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance (STAB) is a collaboration of not-for-profit organisations that acts as a forum for sustaining and improving traditional buildings in the UK. They aim to promote and deliver a more sustainable traditional built environment through high quality research, education, training and policy.
The Foundry, 5 Baldwin Terrace, London N1 7RU | 0207 704 3501 | www.stbauk.org
Society for Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) has technical leaflets, advice & details of specialist crafts people, training courses relevant to the repair of historic buildings.
37 Spital Square, London E1 6DY | 020 7377 1644 | www.spab.org.uk
English Heritage is a charity which cares for over 400 historic buildings, monuments and sites through which they bring the story of England to life for over 10 million people each year.
The Engine House, Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon SN2 2EH | 0370 333 1181 | www.english-heritage.org.uk
Historic England is a government service championing England’s heritage and giving constructive advice to help people understand, value and care for historic places.
0370 333 0607 | www.historicengland.org.uk
The Institute of Historic Building Conservation is the principal professional body for building conservation practitioners and historic environment specialists working in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, with connections to the Republic of Ireland.
Jubilee House, High Street, Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6HA | 01747 873133 | www.ihbc.org.uk
Weald and Downland Open Air Museum has a 50 acre site with traditional buildings furnished to recreate historic domestic interiors and runs an extensive programme of adult education courses in traditional rural trades and crafts, historic domestic life and building conservation.
Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0EU | 01243 811363 | www.wealddown.co.uk
Association for Environment Conscious Building is a network of individuals and companies with a common aim of promoting sustainable building.
PO Box 32, Llandysul SA4 5EJ | 0845 4569773 | www.aecb.net
Ancient Monuments Society offers general advice on historic buildings of all ages.
St Anne’s Vestry Hall, 2 Church Entry, London EC4V 5HB | 0207 236 3934 | www.ancientmonumentssociety.org.uk
The Georgian Group has historical and architectural information specific to Georgian buildings.
6 Fitzroy Square, London W1P 5DX | 0207 529 8920 | www.georgiangroup.org.uk
Save Britain’s Heritage is an organisation that campaigns to save endangered historic buildings.
70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ | 0207 253 3500 | www.savebritainsheritage.org
The Twentieth Century Society exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards.
70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ | 020 7250 3857 | www.c20society.org.uk
The Victorian Society is the champion for Victorian and Edwardian buildings.
1 Priory Gardens, Bedford Park, London W4 1TT | 020 8994 1019 | www.victoriansociety.org.uk
Chiltern Open Air Museum is a museum of historic buildings and gardens that tell the story of the history of the Chilterns through buildings, landscapes and culture for the enjoyment, inspiration and learning of present and future communities.
Newland Park, Goreland Lane, Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire HP8 4AB | 01494 871117 | www.coam.org.uk
The Brooking Collection offers advice drawn from a collection of original doors, windows, staircases, timber mouldings, fanlights & fire-grates.
Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford DA1 2HW | 01322 223039 | www.dartfordarchive.org.uk/technology/art_brooking.shtml
Centre for Alternative Technology is an education and visitor centre demonstrating practical solutions for sustainability and covering all aspects of green living.
Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ | 01654 705950 | www.cat.org.uk
Building Limes Forum exists to encourage expertise and understanding in the use of building limes.
Glasite Meeting House, 33 Barony Street, Edinburgh EH3 6NX | www.buildinglimesforum.org.uk
Maintain our Heritage promotes a new, long-term, sustainable strategy for the care of historic buildings.
Weymouth House , Beechen Cliff Road, Bath BA2 4QS | 01225 482074 | www.maintainourheritage.co.uk