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Day 175 – Monday 13th March 2017 – phase 2

Day 175 – Monday 13th March 2017 – phase 2

New sun lounge which has been painted over the weekend and Monday, scaffolding was left to use for the very high parts

New sun lounge which has been painted over the weekend and Monday, scaffolding was left to use for the very high parts

New sun lounge boarded up at present - front windows awaiting delivery

New sun lounge boarded up at present – front windows awaiting delivery

new sun lounge - view to the back and archway to old kitchen, covered to keep dust out

new sun lounge – view to the back and archway to old kitchen, covered to keep dust out

sun lounge - scaffolding for painting and ladders still the only access to the upstairs

sun lounge – scaffolding for painting and ladders still the only access to the upstairs

levelled area of floor in sun room

levelled area of floor in sun room

dormer view from front scaffolding

dormer view from front scaffolding

Dormer window with soffets all painted black

Dormer window with soffits all painted black

Painted soffet boards

Painted soffit boards

Painted soffet boards 2

Painted soffit boards 2

Painted soffet boards 3

Painted soffit boards 3

Gable end boards painted black

Gable end boards painted black

cladding for side of dormer

cladding for side of dormer

Steve and Luke - the main men who have made our dream come true

Steve and Luke – the builders

Day 163 – Friday 24th February 2017 – phase 2

Day 163 – Friday 24th February 2017 – phase 2

Windows arrived today.  Most of plaster boarding was finished.  Looking brilliant.

bathroom-window-with-obscure-glass

Bathroom window fitted with obscure glass

small-bedroom-window-installed

small-bedroom-window-installed

large-bedroom-window-installed

large-bedroom-window-installed

view-from-back-of-bedroom-to-front

view-from-back-of-bedroom-to-front 3 windows all just visible in this picture Dormer window boarded up till window is ready

progress-on-the-bedroom-ready-for-plasterers

progress-on-the-bedroom-ready-for-plasterers.   Dormer window on the right – the brown wood area

bedroom-dormer-boarded-up-till-window-is-ready

bedroom-dormer-boarded-up-till-window-is-ready. Pink plasterboard over the beam

bedroom-view-from-ensuite-pink-plasterboard-is-firelined-to-protect-beams

bedroom-view-from-ensuite-pink-plasterboard-is-firelined-to-protect-beams

study-area-plasterboarded

study-area-plaster boarded

ladders-to-bedroom

ladders-to-bedroom

Day 129 – Thursday 12th January 2017 – Phase 2

Day 129 – Thursday 12th January 2017 – Phase 2

Day 3 only for phase 2, the building of the master bedroom, ensuite and small study.

Progress has been very quick in 3 days.  The balcony and huge vaulted ceiling has been removed, new beams for bedroom floor are in place and gap left for a staircase. Partitioning has started today.

front-of-house-12-1-17

front-of-house-12-1-17 for reference!

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front-of-house-12-1-17

old-chandelier

old-chandelier

cutting-machinery-for-beams-and-partition-walls

cutting-machinery-for-beams-and-partition-walls

work-above-the-new-beams

work-above-the-new-beams

view-of-new-upstairs

view-of-new-upstairs

view-of-the-work-completed-today-at-new-bedroom-floor-level

view-of-the-work-completed-today-at-new-bedroom-floor-level

partitioning-wall-has-been-partially-completed-on-the-right-this-will-be-the-supporting-beam-for-new-roof

partition-wall-has-been-partially-completed-on-the-right-this-will-be-the-supporting-beam-for-new-roof

view-down-to-the-hall-below

view-down-to-the-hall-below

inspection-going-on

inspection-going-on

walking-the-plank

walking-the-plank

ladders-to-this-level-this-is-where-the-stairs-will-come-up-also-view-of-work-and-new-beams

ladders-to-this-level-this-is-where-the-stairs-will-come-up-also-view-of-work-and-new-beams