Client: Blenheim House Construction
Location: Cranleigh, Surrey
Package: Brickwork, Lime Mortar Pointing, Block Paving and Builder’s work
Prestige and complicated contract compromising a mixture of refurbishment and new build, English heritage compliant Lime Mortar Re-Pointing, York stone block paving, Chimney stack alterations, internal wall stability and strengthening and stone work details.
Private client with lots of different elements and work face’s, in quite an isolated location in Surrey. This development comprises the extension and refurbishment of an existing 5,300ft2 six bedroom house to provide 7,500ft2 of upgraded living accommodation. Structural works include underpinning the north elevation to support the construction of the new steel frame extension, making the front aspect of the house symmetrical. An orangery will be formed on the south elevation, leading out from the main reception and living area. The existing timber ground floor will be removed and replaced with a concrete floor to facilitate the installation of under floor heating. Luxury finishes have been specified including feature entrance lobby with a natural stone cantilevered staircase and flooring, large open fireplace. As part of the works, two 16th century Grade II listed oak frame cottages set within the grounds are undergoing sympathetic renovation to bring them in line with current living standards.