Archive for November, 2015

24 – Barn Conversion – Week 19

24 – Barn Conversion – Week 19

| 30th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 19 – 23rd – 27th of November This week on the barn conversion Danny will be finishing the facing brickwork to the dwarf walls and will make a start on building up the brickwork between the rafters to the south east elevation out-shuts. He also will build the block wall that separates […]

Continue Reading

Crouch Cottage – Grade 2 Listed Cottages – Wadhurst

Crouch Cottage – Grade 2 Listed Cottages – Wadhurst

| 26th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Conversion of Two Grade 2 listed cottages with no mod cons into one 4 bedroom house with a 6 x 4 kitchen extension These grade 2 listed cottages came onto the market when we were not ready to purchase so with regret we set aside the advert. This type of project is rare and getting rarer all […]

Continue Reading

23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

| 16th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 18 – 16th – 20th of November Barn Conversion Monday I arrived at 7.00am this morning to make final preparations for the concrete pour for the barn slab. The over site had been prepared but there were some dips that needed to be filled with broken tiles. NOTE: Concrete costs a lot of money. The rate I was paying […]

Continue Reading

22 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 2

22 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 2

| 13th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 17 – 9th – 13th of November Barn Conversion – Wednesday to Friday   Wednesday The mini digger is off hired and is replaced by a 4 ton digger. We ordered a 3 ton digger but a 4 ton was sent for the same price as a 3 ton. Good news. By the end of […]

Continue Reading

21 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 1

21 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 1

| 9th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 17 – 9th – 13th of November Barn Conversion – Monday and Tuesday Last weekend was busy as you will have read in the previous post; all the Oak structure and brickwork was cleaned along with the trusses in the side extension and milking parlour. Once cleaned by BR Holland , Nick Teasel from South […]

Continue Reading

20 – Barn Conversion – Week 16

20 – Barn Conversion – Week 16

| 3rd November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 16 – 2nd – 6th of November Barn Conversion – Summary of Monday through Friday This week was straight forward…for me at least! Joe and Andy worked towards completing the repairs/renewals to the main Oak structure at a high level; the blast cleaning of the Oak was due to start on Friday and the striking […]

Continue Reading