Our project to extend a cottage at the foot of Skiddaw, just north of Keswick has been completed and is looking great. NuStyle Builders of Kendal have done a sterling job. The project involved a two storey extension including a new Master Bedroom suite and large ground floor Sitting Room with front facing glass projection. The front facing view is stunning.
The other Sunday, while tucking into the obligatory roast and veg, I found myself musing on the enduring popularity of the living-dining-kitchen concept. We were lunching elsewhere on this particular occasion and our hosts had – very sensibly in my opinion – secured the services of a young helper to serve the food, clear the table and wash up afterwards. I don’t know what a competent 18-year-old would be paid to do this, but I fancy that £30 might be enough and when one considers th...
We have just completed a lovely project in Cheshire, incorporating a contemporary laminated timber framed extension on a traditional brick pair of cottages, creating large open plan living spaces. The extension sports a terned stainless steel roof.
We recently went back to re-visit a project Mason Gillibrand completed more than 10 years ago in the village of Culcheth in Cheshire. The contemporary conversion of a steel framed ATCO building into high spec residential units has proved a great success.