Case Study Details
Address: 127b, Lower Cheltenham Place, The Courtyard
Description: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, open plan living room with high ceiling and large windows. Timber frame, super insulation, mechanical ventilation with heat recovery, render and timber cladding, high end finish, 2nd hand kitchen with granite worktop and hand crafted new doors and panels, solar PV panels and solar hot water panels, reclaimed solid oak and oak parquet floors. Shared community room and gardens.
Involvement: main contractor
Internal floor space: 40m² approx.
Timing: Plot purchased in 2011, construction started in June 2012, moved in Jan 2014.
Total Costs: (plot, construction and services): £110k.
Valuation: Valuation immediately post construction: £165k, value now: £190k.