Sympathetic restoration and transformation of a 17th-century farmstead.
With sustainability in mind, we have taken the liberty of sharing our recipe for sustainable seasonal decorations.
The Ferry Cottage project seamlessly blends historic charm with cutting-edge environmental technologies to create a residence that stands as a beacon of eco-conscious building practices.
Joa Studholme, Farrow & Ball author and colour curator, shares her scheme for this striking Barr Group renovation project.
As the completion date for our latest bathroom design project approached, we found ourselves immersed in the final preparations to welcome our client.
Our clients, along with their young daughter and Plank the dog, had long held a vision which would revolutionise family living in their end-of-terrace stone cottage.
We explore a client-led renovation project, characterised by accelerated onset with ongoing design work.
Having carried out refurbishment work for our clients at Capere Way a few years ago, Barr Build were delighted to hear from them again.
Award-winning pizzeria moves to new premises next door; extended and refurbished but "almost the same"!
Barr Build act as principal contractor, alongside a truly exceptional project team.
The conversion of a traditional brick and stone outbuilding into a standalone guest annex. Works were carried out on a cost-plus basis and were aligned with the recently renovated main house.
Having made a huge lifestyle change to country living, away from easily accessible London amenities, our clients were keen to make best use of their new property’s barns and adjacent landscaped outdoor pool area.
The renovation and remodelling of a 17th-century country residence, where the restoration of original architectural features balanced perfectly with elegant modern finishes throughout.
The replacement of twin industrial buildings for a unique double-sectioned dwelling, designed to "belong" within its stunning greenbelt setting.
Set in the heart of a pretty Cotswolds village, beside a bubbling brook, our clients' family home at The Old Bakery is the epitome of charmed English village living.
The Barr Build team were recently privileged to host a visit from the CEO of the Chartered Institute of Building, Caroline Gumble.
Our clients, the renowned interior designer Peter Mikic and media consultant Sebastian Scott, sought to create an unassuming exterior for their extraordinary rural retreat. The 1,000-square-metre dwelling, built from scratch by Barr Group, is a low-rise stone walled structure, capped with sections of burnished bronze cladding.
Having purchased a striking 1970s property, set in the conservation area of a pretty Buckinghamshire village, our clients' aim was to complete ground-floor renovation works before the arrival of their new family addition!
The restoration and extension of Fern Cottage, a beautiful riverside house in Oxfordshire, is currently in progress.
We are delighted to announce that Hill+View has been shortlisted for the 2022 AJ Architecture Awards’ prestigious Manser Medal.
Alongside HollandGreen Architecture, we celebrate The Hide’s shortlisting for the British Homes Awards 2022 House of the Year (over 2,500 sq ft)!
Working alongside Napier Clarke Architects and Last Interior Design, Barr Group carried out the whole-house renovation and structural remodelling of a classic brick and flint farmhouse.
A cleverly designed ground floor rear extension, which increased the ground floor square meterage, whilst improving its functionality and flow.
Embarking on a project journey with one of the country's most eminent historic buildings architects was one to be embraced with enthusiasm and reverence.
The great thing about a Tough Mudder is that it takes everyone pulling together to get through it, and absolutely everyone brings something to the party.
A jewel in Thame’s collection of treasured independent retailers, Pretty Like Pictures, and Robin its proprietor, are very much public property in our bustling Oxfordshire market town.
When Lorna Wright trained in interior design – nearly a decade ago – she was already armed with an impressive career prologue and reflected transferable skill set. A "first" career in global commercial marketing had ingrained stringent and wide-reaching project management skills.
Barr Group Ltd. are extremely proud to announce our accreditation as a Chartered Building Company with The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).
At Clyde House, a renovation and extension, designed by Ibbett Architecture and executed by Barr Group, included a whole house of stunning made-to-measure cabinetry.
Barr Build are privileged to be acting as principal contractor on the project; proud to play a part in the structural journey of this truly outstanding building.
Alongside National Apprentice Week, Barr Group celebrated 15 years of their thriving (and award-winning) apprenticeship programme.
The flagship Barr Group conversion of a concrete framed agricultural building into a highly unique and sustainable family home.
Bix Farm sits serenely into the rolling Berkshire countryside; creating flow, for three generations and guests to live ‘separately together’
When our clients spotted a run-down bungalow, perched on the hillside in a small hamlet just north of Berkhamsted, they found themselves with an difficult decision to make - it was a wonderful site and a residence with enormous potential… but equally a huge undertaking!
Set within a converted warehouse building, with its history in the hemp trade and shipping chandlery, the Barr Group team worked closely with Last Interior Design, to turn a dark and enclosed riverside apartment into a light, airy, restful abode.
Meadow Brook started life as a disused livestock shed; a huge metal frame ready and waiting for its next incarnation.
The remodelling and refurbishment of the master suite at Ferry House was designed by our clients themselves and translated into a structural specification and finishing schedule by the Barr Build Direct to Client team.
Maddi shares her experience of transforming a chocolate box cottage into her dream modern home. of creating her dream home with the help of Barr Build.
As a building and manufacturing company, our workforce is the lifeblood of our company.
Directors Chris Noonan, Stuart Barr and David Noonan discuss the recent rebrand and share exclusive insights into the ethos at Barr Build.
The renovation story of a delightful stone and timber clad cottage in idyllic South Oxfordshire.
Mayfield Barn was the first in a pair of Dutch barn conversions situated in fields just outside the village of Long Crendon.
A light-filled garden room with unique features to compliment a Grade II listed residence.
We take a much-anticipated tour of 'Honeysuckle and Hilda’, the floristry studio founded by Florist and Writer, Claire Bowen.
We explore Stuart and Charlie Barr's own converted barn, a family home inspired by childhood holidays in Scotland.
Over the past couple of months Barr Group have had the privilege of working with the team at Lord Williams’s school and some truly fantastic collaborators on a memorial project, in honour of a much loved teacher and member of the Thame community.
Interior Designer Lara Clarke has ensured that anyone lucky enough to stay at Asher House, a recent Barr Group renovation, would unequivocally claim the latter.
Bringing space and light into a 1600's Oxford residence, while complimenting the original architecture.