Former school transformed into family homes

They’re absolutely beautiful

“We bought this house for the sash windows, they’re absolutely beautiful!”

Mr May – Homeowner

The Project

On the high street in this picturesque Essex village, a former school has been converted into flats and new houses, courtesy of local developers, NR Powell Developments. With the building having sat vacant for a number of years, Richard Powell saw the opportunity to restore it to its former glory, while providing new, high-quality homes for aspiring buyers.

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The Dale Joinery Solution

Sash Windows

Beautiful timber sash windows were the ideal solution for these new properties. Finished in ‘Signal White’, the new windows feature vertical 18mm astragal glazing bars and decorative sash horns to the upper sash.

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French Doors

At the rear of the new homes, timber French doors, including variations with a single sidelight in the same colour finish as the new windows, provide easy access to a generously sized garden and ensure the rooms are flooded with natural light.

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