LUX Autumn 2018

126 London Plastercraft Ltd is an award-winning specialist plastering company that has been established for over 30 years. Recently, the firm were selected in LUXlife ’s 2018 Leading Designers Awards where they were awarded the accolade Most Outstanding Plastering Firm – London. Taking time to provide us with a detailed insight into the firm is Company Director, Mark Mckeever who reveals the secrets behind London Plastercraft Ltd’s exceptional success. Established in 1990, London Plastercraft Ltd have the largest range of stock cornice patterns anywhere with over 200 Victorian patterns, more than 100 Edwardian and 100 plus Georgian, along with many other modern and period designs. Currently, we are developing cornice patterns to incorporate L.E.D lighting and also air conditioning flow through designs. Here at London Plastercraft Ltd, we have a team of specialist lime plaster and stucco craftsmen with vast experience in run-in situ moulded work, lath and plaster exterior mouldings and render. Also, we carry out restoration work both to interior and exteriors of various buildings including castles, churches, hotels and domestic properties. Alongside this, the team here at London Plastercraft Ltd design and manufacture all of our own range of mouldings from our large Wimbledon workshop. Our team of craftsmen and women have been involved in the design and manufacture of the largest product base of cornice’s and ceiling rose patterns available. We have our in-house sculpture and model makers who can create anything from a simple bespoke pattern to the most elaborate and highly detailed designs of great quality. We can work from photos, simple sketched ideas, architect’s drawings, as well as CAD and 3D renders. In addition to this, we work with all available types of materials including plaster of Paris, G.R.G, G.R.P, G.R.C and Jesmonite. Also, we carry out heritage restoration and conservation work which can include analysing and 1808LU22 identifying historic mortars and materials and reproducing on a like for like basis. Some of our most recent interior projects include: • The Ivy • The Ivy Market Grill • Annabels Members Club (London) • Mandarin Oriental Hotel (London) • Windsor Castle Billiards Room • Rivercourt Methodist Church • Peckham Rye Station • Harrods (London) • The Aetherius Temple • Royal Lancaster Hotel (London) • Prince William Hotel (London) • Smith and Wollensky (London) And exterior projects: • 4 Kensington Park Gardens • 136 Kensington Park Gardens • 59, 61 Hamilton Terrace • 85 Ladbroke Road • 16 Holland Park • 42, 44 Lansdown Road • Goldsmith Road (four houses) Looking ahead to what the future holds for London Plastercraft Ltd, we continually look to improve in every area and are delighted to be recognised by Luxlife as the most outstanding plastering company in London. Contact: Mark McKeever Company: London Plastercraft Ltd, 314 Wandsworth Bridge Rd, Fulham, London, SW6 2UA, UK Telephone: 0207 736 5146 Web Address: Email: [email protected] Captivating Designs