Conservation Brief

Create a sympathetic detached garage in a conservation area to house the clients classic car.


Traditional Green oak frame construction to fit into the local conservation area.

Liased with oak builders

Liaised with Traditional oak frame construction company in Essex, to ensure the specific clients requirements.

Latest Techniques

Although a traditional construction, the project incorporated underfloor heating to ensure a constant temperature.


Completed in 2014, a rare oak frame detached garage was completed to specific requirements. A green oak frame construction was required to fit in the local conservation area enviroment. The project was to house the clients classic car, underfloor heating would create a consistent year round temperature to help create the perfect environment for the classic car. Brazilian slate was used over the heating due to its compressive strength and natural looks to compliment the oak. Solid oak double glazed doors allow single door access but also open fully to gain access for the car. A natural slate roof completes the project so it fits comfortably into its surroundings.
Gallery below.. please note the image were being take to show progress as construction took place.