Heritage Building Insurance


If your organisation operates within the heritage sector or you run a business from a listed building or heritage property, you'll want to ensure that you have the right insurance cover in place. At Alan & Thomas, we have an excellent team equipped to obtain the best insurance solutions for each client hunting for a heritage building insurance policy. The service you'll receive from us here at A&T includes clear and concise advice and risk management guidance specifically geared to those that run a commercial business, charity or organisation within the heritage sector.

As an independent insurance broker, we have established excellent working relationships across the UK insurance industry. These involve key contacts with leading insurers for heritage building insurance. Therefore, we seek to identify and present the most competitive insurance packages available. We also highlight any gaps we notice in your current cover and offer optional covers which may be relevant to fill gaps in your insurance based on your activities.

Some of the heritage insurance covers to consider:

  • Buildings
  • Stock and Contents
  • Employer’s Liability
  • Public Liability
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Business Interruption
  • Defective Title
  • Exhibitions
  • Goods in Transit
  • Restoration – we can look to include cover for the reduction in value of an item following its restoration

Some of Alan & Thomas’s areas of expertise in the Heritage sector include:

  • Theatre insurance
  • Art Galleries
  • Antique insurance & Art Dealers
  • Stately Homes
  • Heritage Properties
  • Museums insurance
  • Heritage Visitor Centres
  • Corporate Collections – art, furniture or other collectables
  • Picture Framers
  • Auctioneers insurance & Auction Houses
  • Artists & Sculptors
  • Restorers

Risk Management Support

Managing your exposure to risk and complying with the latest health and safety regulations is no easy task. In particular, when you are responsible for running your organisation. Here at Alan & Thomas, we like to go a little bit further to help you ensure the future success of your organisation by helping you to manage risks. Not only can we arrange your heritage building insurance, but we can also help you manage potential risks.

As an Alan & Thomas insurance client, you will have access to a variety of resources. These include risk assessment documents, health and safety guides and employment law guidance and templates for policies which is all contained in the online A&T Risk Management service. There are very few chartered insurance brokers in the UK who can offer these services, let alone doing it free of charge. Offering services with added value that could benefit businesses whilst reducing the risk of a claim is what makes Alan & Thomas the go-to.

Accidents and incidents are inevitable

Accidents and incidents happen often and are inevitable. Unfortunately, not everything goes to plan all of the time. If you’ve arranged heritage insurance through Alan & Thomas, the in-house claims team will manage the entire process on your behalf. This also means helping to negotiate a settlement for you. Our experienced and friendly team of advisers will help get your organisation back on track before you know it!

Whether you are looking for theatre insurance, museums insurance, or cover for any other business that falls into the heritage sector, you can rest assured you are in the right hands. Contact us today by calling the Alan & Thomas insurance team.

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Carly Bolton
01256 300442