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For 19 years Sheila and Richard Hope had lived happily in the same 1930s house in the rural market town of Crowborough in Sussex. Their daughters, Charlotte and Sarah, grew up in the four bedroom property and the family had made many friends in the...
Kate Powell, an architectural designer by trade, has built a modern barn-style home in oak frame on a small, unprepossessing site. The house has a classic country appearance with some twists on convention.
Oak Frame Guide. An article on oak frame house costs, styles of oak frame homes, types of oak frame houses and the benefits, and problems, of oak frame construction.
What does oak frame offer for today's self builder?
Graham Mayhew and Penny Brown’s dream of downsizing didn’t go quite to plan when they built an oak frame cottage – complete with cellar – larger than their old home.
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Floorplans for a charming self build in the valleys of Powys
H&R helps you decide whether to project manage yourself or entrust someone else.
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