Tag: Refurbishment

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 […]

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Creation of a new 1 bed flat and refurbishment of 3 others

Creation of a new 1 bed flat and refurbishment of 3 others

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rose and Crown Flats, Mayfield, East Sussex Refurbishment of three neglected flats and creation of one new flat from old store   In August 2007 I viewed a building behind the Rose and Crown pub in Mayfield East Sussex ; the building was made up of  3 dishevelled, dirty, damp and disgusting staff flats which required […]

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Side Extension on 16th Century Grade 2 Listed Cottage

Side Extension on 16th Century Grade 2 Listed Cottage

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

16th Century Grade 2 Listed cottage requiring refurbishment and a replacement side extension. Beryl Cottage, Cranbrook I bought Beryl Cottage, a grade 2 listed cottage, in October 2010 for £337,000.     The main house just required some minor changes including an en-suite and bespoke wardrobes to the master bedroom, new oak floor to the dining room, an electrical / central […]

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Grade 2 Listed Oast House Conversion

Grade 2 Listed Oast House Conversion

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Oast, Great Buckhurst Farm, East Sussex Oast House Conversion – Grade 2 Listed     Buying this project was interesting. Day 1 – Thursday – viewed the Oast House. Later that day after working out some base figures and speaking with a builder I knew I put in an offer of £250,000 Day 2 – […]

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Refurbishment of Grade 2 Listed Building

Refurbishment of Grade 2 Listed Building

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

2 The Walks, Groombridge, Kent Grade 2 Listed Refurbishment Project     I bought this Grade 2 Listed house in 1994 for £60,000 from the trust that looks after the properties in the village. It was my first real project. Before that I had bought and lived in houses that just needed a bit of […]

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8 – Olives Stores  – Part 2 – Internal Refurbishment

8 – Olives Stores – Part 2 – Internal Refurbishment

| 17th October 2015 | 1 Comment

How I Organised the Work on my Property Development – Part 2 – Internal Refurbishment Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 8 in series This is the 2nd part of the article dealing with the actual works carried out on the Olive Stores project. The first dealt with the External works. Now we will […]

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