The Squire Monument, within the churchyard of St. James’ Church Burton Lazars, is a Grade II* listed structure. With the family having died out, the structure was in an increasingly poor state and ‘At Risk’.
English Heritage and Melton Borough Council funded the repair of the monument, supervised by PRA. The work was undertaken by Skillingtons and included removal and restoration of railings and repair of damage caused to steps by the rusting metalwork. The steps were relaid and the upper stonework carefully repaired and consolidated