A family run business in Kent : Quality fibrous plaster and external cast stone mouldings since 1976

Bespoke overdoor plate and frieze mouldings

image of overdoor plate in situ

This commission was for a private client from Tunbridge Wells and comprises an amended F7 frieze, our C31 cornice and a bespoke overdoor plate. The long-time client of Plasterite came to view the extensive range of ornamental features we have in our workshop archive and, in discussion with our experienced staff, agreed and designed the […]

Match existing flower enriched ceiling rose

image of ceiling rose quarter moulding

These images show a recent ceiling rose created in our workshop to match existing plasterwork in a London school. It was re-modelled due to an unfortunate ceiling collapse that damaged the existing decoration.  This quite unique ceiling centre features a repeating flower enrichment around its perimeter, with acanthus leaves raised above centrally. As you can […]

Enlarged Ornate Acanthus Leaf Ceiling Rose

image of two acanthus leaf ceiling roses

What do you do when you find the perfect ceiling rose but need it in a bigger size? In the case of this, our CC35 model, we upscale it by 35% at the specific request of a private client. The original diameter of this Ornate Acanthus Leaf Ceiling Rose is 740mm. Here it has been […]

26 Wilton Place London plaster mouldings

26 wilton place london living room

Several years ago Plasterite was appointed to complete an amazing project in London by the owner of Admirals Place in Gibraltar. The project utilised the same Georgian style plaster mouldings and encompassed ornamental ceilings, wall mouldings and enrichments throughout this luxury Grade II listed Knightsbridge residency. Images and details of the project can be found […]

Corinthian capital plaster mouldings

image of corinthian capital mouldings

A capital forms the topmost part of a column or pilaster. The word “Corinthian” describes an ornate column style developed in ancient Greece and classified as one of the Classical Orders of Architecture.  We recently completed these bespoke Corinthian capital plaster mouldings and columns as a supply-only commission for a residential project in north London. […]

Plaster cast urn lids

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We have just completed a custom commission for a storied London hall which required us to model and cast several ornamental plaster lids for urns on display. Our craftsmen were required to model the lid, which has a diameter of approximately 400mm, in order to create a mould. Once the client had approved the model […]

Door pediment plaster mouldings

image of door pediment in plaster

Following on from our recent Jesmonite AC730 door frame moulding we have also been working on another project for a client in the Guildford area in Surrey. The requirements include the creation of these bespoke replica Georgian period overdoor pediment plaster mouldings to decorate some internal doorways within a 19th century mansion house. The pediment […]

Modelling an Ionic pilaster capital

image showing Ionic pilaster capital model

We are often asked to create bespoke plaster mouldings either as one-off enrichments to meet a customer’s design requirements or as part of a restoration project to recreate damaged plaster mouldings or re-cast to match existing decor.  Our workshop recently started creating the piece shown in the images below – an Ionic pilaster capital. The […]

Interior pilasters

image of plaster moulded pilasters

As part of an interior design project to decorate a new-build house located in South London, we recently manufactured a series of plain shafted diminished pilasters. Pilasters are ornamental columns used to give the appearance of a structure-supporting column. There are many different styles of pilaster, for example, some with fluted column shafts and other plain. Shown […]