The Buildings Office

Alex Horsfall-Turner, Head of Estates

The Head of Estates is responsible for the upkeep, improvement and development of the physical environment of the College and its property portfolio. This includes maintenance, gardens, building compliance, utilities, property acquisition and disposal, as well as construction project and programme management. He delivers professional advice in support of the College’s Governing Body across these areas.

Maintenance Team

The Maintenance Team undertakes both routine and reactive repair & maintenance tasks in response to requests received from staff and students. All enquiries regarding repair & maintenance requests should be emailed to Buildings Support. Out of normal office hours, urgent faults should be reported to the Porters’ Lodge 01865 276884.

Mani Bartlett, Maintenance Manager
Lewis Hooper, Maintenance Technician 
Adam Walton, Maintenance Technician
Timothy Stevens, Maintenance Technician

Gardens Team

The Gardens Team manages, maintains and develops the wide variety of gardens across the St Hilda’s College property portfolio.

Deborah Bowden, Head Gardener
Norbert Nyegre, Gardener
Amandine Lepers-Thornton, Gardener
Alex Horsfall-Turner, Head of Estates