Carpenter Oak - The Professional Timber Framing Company
call for a chat
+44 (0)1803 732900
Images Only
05
JUL
2016

Carpenter Don Runs 24hrs for Charity

“The selfie is at 3am and I am not in a normal state of mind…” Back in May, Senior Carpenter Don took part in a pretty impressive 24 hour run – Hope24 – to help raise funds for charity ‘Hope for Children’. He did good! A little late in the day...
13
JUN
2016
Carpenter Oak Framed House

The Rise of Self Build Projects!

We have just got back from the Build It Live show where we have been meeting people from up and down the country who want to start a self build project! At the start of the self build journey the more information you have the better and The Telegraph have just featured our modern...
25
JAN
2016
Self building article in the Guardian

The Guardian – Right to Build News

Following recent news from the government to support the Right to Build movement, Oliver Wainwright from the Guardian writes on the vision of architect Walter Segal, who over 30 years ago gave self builders the confidence to create their own living space. In the 1980s the London...
02
NOV
2015
Build It Magazine Front Cover October 2015

Build It Magazine Feature Two Carpenter Oak Homes

A true testament to the diversity enabled when building with an oak frame, Build It magazine have featured two contrasting Carpenter Oak self-build homes. In October’s issue, David and Jenny Spillane’s recently completed modern oak framed home took front-page status; wowing...
27
JUL
2015
Dream Devon Home Magazine Oak Framed Counting House on Dartmoor

Devon Home Magazine Features Dartmoor Counting House

The oak framed Counting House, set in beautiful surroundings on Dartmoor, is  featured in Dream Devon Home this month. Read Mike and Zoe’s journey through uncovering surprising features and how this led to the use of an oak framed extension. Useful contacts mentioned in...
02
JUN
2015

Oak Framed Extension in Self Build and Design Magazine

Self Build and Design magazine features a beautiful Carpenter Oak extension (now for sale!) in the picturesque village of Dittisham. A fantastic story of a holiday dream come-true; James Hyde uses an oak extension to frame the incredible river views of his Devon cottage –...
27
MAR
2014
Carpenter Oak Ltd Green Oak Extension Featured In Self Build And Design Magazine!

Green Oak Extension Featured in Self Build Magazine March 2014

Introducing a contemporary timber framed extension transformed a neglected barn to a lifelong home for Chris Marshall and his family. Chris and his wife Kim had been in search of a plot of land for some time, considering locations as far afield as South of France. Eventually they...
25
FEB
2014
Build It Colour Logo

Oak Framed Self Build Featured In BuildIt Magazine April 2014

See one of our favourite projects in this months edition of the Build It magazine. The Retreat was based initially on our traditional show barn based at the Framing Yard near Totnes, which you are welcome to come and visit! ‘The Cornish Retreat’ by Alexandra Pratt...
13
DEC
2013
Interior of Contemporary Douglas Fir Timber Framed Tree House in Dartmoor Devon by Carpenter Oak Ltd

Carpenter Oak Ltd in the Guardian ‘Natural Homes’ feature

Sustainability is at the core of our ethos at Carpenter Oak Ltd. The Guardian’s ‘Natural Homes’ supplement  describes the steps we take to ensure the materials used for your project are responsibly sourced, while maintaining an efficient and stylish design.
12