Image: St Helens House, Derby, restoration by Richard Blunt.

Richard Blunt

Listed buildings restoration, property lettings

Image: Richard Blunt listed buildings restoration and property to let in south Derbyshire. Richard was born in Ashby in 1962 the eldest of 5 children. He went to school in Ashby prior to studying Economics and History at University College, London.

After graduation Richard worked for 5 years in Venture Capital putting money into start-up companies in the U.K. and America. He returned to the Midlands in 1989 and started a business restoring buildings in Melbourne and Ashby which gradually started to focus increasingly on Listed Buildings. Richard has won "Best Restoration of a Georgian Building in the U.K." on three occasions and was recently quoted as "Britain's trustiest restorer of listed buildings".

Richard serves as a District Councillor in North West Leicestershire District Council and is presently Leader of the Council. He is also the County Councillor for Kirby Muxloe and Leicester Forest East and has cabinet responsibility for Libraries, Arts and Planning. He is married with 4 children.


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