Here are some Links to other organisations and websites that I’ve found useful for thatching related issues.
Local authorities Pest control
Local authorities Listed Building consent
General thatching information
Directory of UK Thatchers and Thatching Resources
- Thatched owner’s group – has its own insurance section, also advice on fire prevention.
- The EAMTA, The East Anglia Master Thatchers Association, covering Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex & Hertfordshire. This has some detailed information on specifications for different thatching materials and their properties.
- Thatching Advisory Services
Thatch insurance providers
Please note that I am not endorsing or recommending the following links in any way. These are organisations that claim to specialise in insuring thatched properties. You are advised to make your own enquiries before choosing any insurance provider, paying close attention to the detail of each offer.