The Natural stone with the yuck sealant finish
Dustsheets in place to prevent the debris spreading
Needle gun used to remove the surface and then all mortar cement removed as far as possible
All most there pointing redone using lime mortar, looking much better.
Quoted between £1000-£1600 done myself over two weeks for about £250!!!
Well that is the bulk of work done so hopefully lots of wildlife shots in the next post!!!