Commercial Carpenters South West – Wolverlands, Sparkford
In this month’s blog we visit the different projects that are in progress in Somerset and the South West of the UK.
Speak to our team at no charge on 0800 228 9860 or send a message online to discuss your project scope.
Brent Knoll Affordable Housing, Somerset
Providing much needed affordable homes to the village of Brent Knoll, Somerset, we are pleased to be working in collaboration with EG Carter & Co on this development of 15 timber structure houses. Current carpentry works that Constructs are undertaking include the 1st fix, 2nd fix and kitchen installations. The project is scheduled for completion later in 2021.
EG Carter & Co is one of our repeat customers, which reassures us that our dedication to provide quality workmanship and the highest customer satisfaction is enabling us to secure work on future projects.
Cala, Kingston St Mary Quantock Hills in Somerset
Working in collaboration with William Abbott Developments, project progress is going well on this exclusive development of prestigious, luxury new build houses in the delightful village of Kingston St Mary, close to the Quantock Hills in Somerset. We have recently installed the roof trusses and are looking forward to seeing the finished homes.
Lime Grove, Lympsham Residential Housing
We are working once again with EG Carter & Co on a development of 20 three-bedroom bungalows and three, four and five-bedroom houses. Constructs South West will be working on both timber frame and a traditional frame construction. Other works our skilled carpenters will be undertaking is roof joists, truss roofs and cut roofs over a sunroom and a truss roof to the main house. These houses will form a small and exclusive community, on behalf of Live West. To see a video of an artist’s impression of the finished works, visit https://www.livewest.co.uk/find-a-home/homes-to-buy/lime-grove-lympsham
Devon Carpentry Contractors – Sandy Park Hotel, Exeter
We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded the carpentry package on this new state-of-the-art, 250-bed, eight-story development. Working in collaboration with DNA-IC, this impressive hotel in Devon has recently had a bridge installed linking it to the home of the Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park. Our carpentry works include internal 2nd fix including architraves, skirtings and fire doors which are installed to QMARK certification standards. For further details and a link to the bridge installation process see https://www.dna-ic.co.uk/blog/2021/4/21/sandy-park-hotel-new-bridge-installation-26th-march-2021?fbclid=IwAR1wskVM81YXOlHOFOeDcaGVVBdgx5ykNLZabuVw2ZXpq3ICYLkgDP8lN70
Kingfisher Court, Taunton Housing Retirement Living Plus development
Following the successful completion of Ellisfields Court and Lock House, we are delighted to announce we will be in working in collaboration with McCarthy & Stone again on their third Retirement Living Plus development located in the Somerset county town of Taunton. This brand-new collection of retirement homes will consist of 62 one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments in a central location, providing good access to local facilities and amenities. Constructs will be completing the internal 1st fix and internal 2nd fix carpentry works. For further details please click on the video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlsX5A712Ow
Bristol Carpentry Contrctors (affordable homes) Court Walk, Yate
Sovereign Housing Association is redeveloping this former Magistrates Court site into 45 affordable homes, including 8 houses which will consist of one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom houses and 2 apartment blocks. We are pleased to have been awarded the carpentry contract by the main contractor EG Carter & Co and will be undertaking the 1st fix, 2nd fix and kitchen installations. For further details see https://www.egcarter.co.uk/news/e-g-carter-co-ltd-start-laying-the-foundations-of-45-new-homes-in-yate
Swindon Returement Apartments Carpentry Subcontractors
Progress is going well on this project to redevelop a former energy centre in Swindon into 66 new luxury one-bedroom and two-bedroom retirement apartments, working for our repeat customer McCarthy & Stone. Constructs South West are completing the carpenter contractor works, including plywood upstands, internal 1st fix and internal 2nd fix. For further details please see https://www.mccarthyandstone.co.uk/retirement-properties-for-sale/gilbert-place-swindon/?fbclid=IwAR02oO2529ytGXxZsRv6PvrnmYymoCBf8wsdYOLreEpdyUZlmm4Zb1wJ0H8
Yatton, Somerset – Chestnut Primary School
Construction has now been completed on this new build school with the vision to become a creative and innovative place of learning. The internal fit out has been finalised. Constructs South West have supplied and fitted skirtings, fitted kitchenettes, and as certified fire door installers, we have installed fire doors to QMARK standards. Working yet again with a great team at Willmott Dixon!
Here are some photos looking back at some of the stages of the build, for further details see https://www.clevedonlearningtrust.org.uk/Chestnut_Park/CP_Prospectus.pdf?fbclid=IwAR0nrF1GGoQ4y6mx88mtspTonKkJsyl20riwToyZLd6BFKBUET7PDGerpTU
Residential New Build Carpentry Contractors – Housing and Homes
We are continuing to work on the next phase of this prestigious development, with returning customer Ashford Homes, comprising of five high specification four-bedroom homes with generous gardens and double garages. Constructs are installing joists, truss roofs, porches, 1st fix including timber studwork and internal 2nd fix works.
For further details please see https://www.ashford-homes.co.uk/future-developments/wolverlands-sparkford/
East Quay, Watchet – Midas Group Harbourside Accommodation
Working alongside Midas Group Ltd, this fantastic harbourside construction will be a creative hub, including a gallery, restaurant, studios, and accommodation pods. The striking building has a large element of structural timber framing, which will add a contemporary touch to the quayside in Watchet. Internally, Constructs South West are installing decorative plywood panelling, internal doors and IPS units.
For more information on this project, visit https://www.onioncollective.co.uk/eastquay-development-watchet
Bloomfield Park, Bath – Hawkfield Homes
We are pleased to be working in collaboration with Hawkfield Homes on this development of eight luxury properties. Located in popular Bear Flat, voted one of The Sunday Times’ Best Places to Live in the UK 2020, this is one of Bath’s most highly sought-after areas, with dramatic views over the city, across to Lansdown racecourse and beyond.
For further details visit: https://hawkfieldhomes.co.uk/available-now/bloomfield-road-bath/
The 7 apartments and one three-bedroom house are built from timber studworks and works to a very high specification have included installation of Mansard roofs, installation of floor joists and internal 1st and 2nd fixes.
Bridport Cohousing, Hazelmead – Affordable Homes
We are delighted to be working in collaboration with CG Fry & Son Ltd to provide 53 affordable homes. They will be built to AECB Silver Standard (similar to Passivhaus) with a high level of energy efficiency solutions and of a timber frame structure. Constructs South West are undertaking internal 1st fix, internal 2nd fix and installation of kitchens. People interested in living at Hazelmead will first have to become members of the Community Land Trust (CLT), so that everyone will have an interest in protecting affordability in years to come. Members will take collective decisions on how to organise the running of the neighbourhood once they have moved into their homes.
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