Our New Office space – Plumpton Pit Stop

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Plumpton Pit Stop has been a very long labour of love. Our first day at Plumpton Pit Stop was spent removing rubbish that had sat undisturbed for around 15 years. This included a shelf full of empty, yet unopened cans of lemonade and coke (very disturbing if you think about it),…

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Grade II* Listed Building Gains Consent

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Cotterlings achieved planning permission on the 10th of March 2016. Gaining Planning and Listed Building consent cannot be guaranteed. Whether you are looking for tradition or innovation, boldness or understatement, we can lift your project out of the ordinary. Anyone can alter a building. It takes an expert to do it with…

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Old Manor House – Appeal

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Slight modifications to a previous permission met with refusal from Lewes District Council which was overturned at appeal. Appeal upheld – 18th January 2016

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The Old Manor House – Listed Building Consent – Chimney

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Retrospective consent granted for demolition of an incongruous Edwardian chimney. Consent was granted as an alteration to a previous permission that included the demolition of the incongruous Edwardian extension. Demolition of both ensures that the original north face of the timber framed building is exposed.

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Brick Replacement

Brick Replacement

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128 Bricks replaced and 40 structural ties embedded in the brickwork as a result of cracks rearing their ugly heads after the popped render was removed. This was due to historic movement of the building.

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The Old Manor House – Oak Framing

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Extremely high quality and beautifully detailed Oak Framing, with jointing that is almost seamless. Flitch plate installed and brick work reconstructed around oak beam using lime mortar.

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