Part of Historic Environment Scotland

Technical Paper 29

A Review of Hot-Mixed External Lime Coatings in Scotland 1997-2016

This paper presents a range of case studies that help to establish an evidence base for the use of hot-mixed lime mortars on an array of buildings and structures, in various geographical locations and levels of exposure. 

The 24 case studies consider how these external coatings have performed and what factors have affected their performance over time.

  • Audiences

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts

  • Date Published

    14 May 2018

  • Publication Types

    Technical Paper, Technical, Advice & Guidance

  • Author(s)

    Craig Frew

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Paper cover featuring a photo of a building coated in lime