Inspiration and advice for your building project
The remodel and extension of a charming Yorkshire stone cottage.
If you live in one of the so-called ‘stone belts’, you may well have to build in stone to satisfy the local planners. You may actually prefer to build in stone – it’s usually very attractive – but it’s a great deal more expensive than brickwork.
Claire Lloyd explains how to choose the right stone for your project.
A stone worker's cottage in Derbyshire has been restored and extended, with a contemporary scheme implemented inside.
A stunning L-shaped custom build home in Dorset, built almost exclusively from locally sourced materials
A masterclass in how contemporary shapes can add to awe-inspiring natural surroundings