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Art & Private Client Insurance

Our new Art & Private Client policy has been designed in consultation with specialist brokers, so you can be sure of expert insurance cover for your home, contents, art, collections and jewellery.

From heritage through to contemporary

We’re well known for our specialism in insuring heritage buildings – it’s been our business for over 125 years – but we also insure a much wider range of homes, from heritage through to contemporary.

Why choose Ecclesiastical

In addition to our specialist cover, we have a dedicated Art & Private Clients team, many of whom are trained art historians. 

Complemented by our in-house risk managers, valuation experts and award-winning claims team, we pride ourselves on providing an exceptional level of flexibility and service.

Covers available include:


  • All risks basis of cover, plus additional covers, including business interruption, trustee indemnity and travel cover

  • Extended payment cover for buildings (including listed buildings), fine art and valuables 

  • Cover extensions include: loss prevention,  security upgrade, and up to 25% contents uplift for new acquisitions

  • Legal expenses cover including inheritance disputes and education admission appeals

  • Flexibility to accommodate art or contents on a stand-alone basis

  • Cover for working from home and minor use of the home for business such as gardens open to the public or bed and breakfast.

Get a quote or find out more

Please contact your broker for an Ecclesiastical’s Art & Private Client insurance quote, or if you'd like more information first, please speak to our Art & Private Clients team on 0345 608 0069.

Contact us


To speak to one of the Art & Private Clients team please call:

0345 608 0069

8am to 6pm Monday to Friday

Ecclesiastical Insurance Group plc (EIG) Reg No 1718196. Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc (EIO) Reg No 24869. Ecclesiastical Life Ltd (ELL) Reg No 243111. Ecclesiastical Financial Advisory Services Ltd (EFAS) Reg No 2046087. Ecclesiastical Underwriting Management Ltd (EUML) Reg No 2368571. E.I.O. Trustees Ltd Reg No 941199. EdenTree Investment Management Ltd (EIM) Reg No 2519319. All companies are registered in England at Beaufort House, Brunswick Road, Gloucester GL1 1JZ. EIO and ELL are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 113848 (EIO) and 110318 (ELL). EFAS and EIM are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Firm Reference Number 126123 (EFAS) and 527473 (EIM). EUML is an appointed representative of EIO who is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 402228.