Listed Building extension & refurb’

Liz worked on this project whilst working with Derek Plummer. The project was to extend and renovate an existing Grade II Georgian Listed building and its associated out buildings.

This extremely enjoyable project involved the sensitive restoration of existing listed features such as original brick floors, lathe and plaster ceilings and walls, panel work and fenestration.

The Victorian section of the house at the rear allowed more scope for re-modelling with a new kitchen, WC, conservatory, under floor heating and loft conversion. Sustainable features such as high levels of insulation, lime renders and natural paints were used.

The existing out buildings were converted into a granny flat and gym with new timber frame extensions to house a swimming pool and garage/ car port. Again using lime mortars and reclaimed materials.

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