Case Studies

These Case Studies show-case many of the issues faced by the owners of older properties here in France, as well as the builders who renovate and convert them.

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St Martial


    St Martial Lounge 1  St Martial Lounge 2


  St Martial fireplace 1  St Martial fireplace

St Martial fireplace 3



  St Martial Kitchen 2

St Martial Kitchen 3  St Martial Kitchen 4



St Martial stairs - before  St Martial stairs - after 1


St Martial stairs after 2


St Martial upstairs 1  St Martial upstairs 2

St Martial upstairs 3  St Martial upstairs 4

St Martial upstairs 5



Asnieres Barn

Mini digger enters barn   Excavation 2

Thankfully our mini-digger just made it through the existing door.


Removing floor and debris   Done!


We had to remove several centimetres of old barn floor and debris to allow for insulation, underfloor-heating and the headroom required for a two storey conversion.


St Barbant Grenier










New Entrance Hall








New Door & Fireplace



Stonework in the Vienne




Fireplace before   Fireplace after


Garage Door





Creating Space







Messieres sur Issoire


   Messieres Terrace 2

Messieres terrace 3  Messieres terrace 4



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