Tag Archives: Renovation

Christmas at Thornham

We have just returned from our break at Thornham.  We spent the first few days getting the house cleaned up and comfortable for Christmas. The tree went up on Christmas eve and on Christmas day we went along to Hunstanton … Continue reading

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Thornham holiday cottage.

Our bathrooms are taking shape. http://www.thornhamholidaycottage.co.uk

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Lynwood bed and breakfast front door

  Our renovations still aren’t quite complete, we have been waiting for the stained glass to arrive for our front door. The original door had been covered by a piece of plywood by the previous owners. When this was removed the door … Continue reading

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18 Days to go.

        Not long to go now and still lots to do. The electricians started second fix electrics and fitted a new fire alarm this week, they have also finished the media hubs which connect guests lap tops, video, digital camera MP 3 iphones also games … Continue reading

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Scaffold coming off

The scaffolders came back today to remove the temporary tin roof just 60 days after fitting it, and 49 days after the contractors started our restoration work. So we have 54 days remaining before our first guest arrive so no pressure … Continue reading

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Busy at Lynwood House

It’s all go at Lynwood House this week, we have plumbers, electricians, carpenters, plasterers and roofers all on site today. There’s been a lot of decisions to make. Things are changing rapidly. The roofers have tiled and battened the roof  which means the top … Continue reading

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Stairs at Lynwood House

The stairs have gone in today no more climbing up the ladder. The builders have pointed out I’ll be able to bring the cups of tea up to them now!         

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The loft.

   The dorma window structures are now built and the floor has gone down in the loft,  it’s much better having a floor to walk on than hopping across the joists.  This will be our largest en suite room. We’re really … Continue reading

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Cambridge Guest House Update

The loft rooms are taking shape, the steels have gone in and the floor joists are down so you can now get an idea of the floor space and mark out where the en suites will go. The builders re-built the front chimney … Continue reading

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Lynwood Bed and Breakfast Refurbishment

  On the 29th January 2011 our last guests left us before we closed to carry out a drastic refurbishment. Over the next few months our first floor rooms are going to be transformed from 5 rooms to 3 rooms and we are … Continue reading

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