Owning a listed building is different from owning a standard home. But, the rewards mean that it is worth it. One area that is noticeably different when you own a listed building is when it comes to repairs. Not only will you need to seek permission, you will also need to find suitably skilled listed […]
Bristol Builders Network can put you in touch with the best conservation builders in the South West for your Grade I or Grade II listed building. Living in a listing building has never been easier. We can advise you on everything you need to know about altering your build. We can put you in touch with vetted conservation builders who know every little inch of the law.
A conservation builder selected for you can advise you about your build. Whether you want to alter it internally or externally, get in touch with us. We can advise you on what planning you will need. We can find out just what you can and can’t do to your build. We ensure that all our conservation builders are of the very highest class. We guarantee you only the best. Living in a listed building should not cause stress, and we are here to ensure that it doesn’t.
Renovating a listed building is quite different from making repairs to a standard property. There are regulations to abide by that differ between England, Scotland, and Wales. In the past listing building renovations were VAT-exempt. Not anymore. So, if you are looking to purchase and renovate a listing building, how much will it cost? The […]
If you are thinking of investing in property, it pays to use the services of a professional company. Most especially so if you are new to investment. Making the right choices is crucial. These include choosing not just the location but the type of property. Barns turned into homes are constantly growing in popularity. People […]
When looking at the trends for the property market in the UK, you will find a trend in barn conversions. Conversions of any type are indeed popular, ranging from garage to basement or loft. If you are considering converting a barn that you own, the process is far more complex than a loft conversion. For […]
As of the 1st October 2012, owners of listed buildings and heritage sites across the UK became disgruntled. Prior to such date, VAT on listed building repairs was 0%. A jump to 20% for materials and services supplied has meant that owners of listed buildings now have to spend a lot more money to carry […]
Listed buildings are considered to be of national importance. They have extra legal protection that normal properties do not have within the planning system. There are different types of buildings that are listed as well as regulations that must be adhered to if you live in one. So, exactly what are listed buildings? Read on […]
If you own a listed building, it is important to know what restrictions there are. Unlike a modern home, you cannot add an extension, or change the exterior of your property. It is important that you know what is involved when you take on a listed a property. So, what are the restrictions on grade […]
Bristol Builders Network can help you find the best contractors for your home renovations and repairs. One area with specialise in is listed buildings. If you own a listed building, you will be well aware of the complications it can bring. Planning permission is required for repair work. Adding extensions is virtually impossible. Insurance premiums […]