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  • 7 things to consider when sympathetically restoring a period property

    Period homes are hugely sought after on the property market and attract a premium as a result, so pulling out all the stops to complete a sympathetic renovation is certainly worth the effort. Home-buyers investing in a period property will usually be keen to preserve its heritage for their own enjoyment – as well as …

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    The legalities of renovating a period property

    Major alterations to a home generally need building consent but when it comes to renovating a period property the legalities can be more complicated. If a period property is in a conservation area, an area of outstanding natural beauty or is listed the restrictions about what can be done to renovate it are increased. Many …

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  • The history of sash windows (and why did it change)

    Consider a historic building and no doubt sash windows will spring to mind as a feature, but what is the history of sash windows? The popularity of sash windows spanned hundreds of years such was the success of the design. So comprehensive was the use of sash windows that, although slight changes were made at …

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