This exciting 5 bedroom house located in the popular village of ewshot near farnham was recently refurbished and extended to an exceptional standard by the riba chartered architect kate stoddart.
1960s house a line roof.
19 00 32 00 siding and roofing materials installed.
3 25 4 50 framing the dormer.
Roof form the house roofs of the 1940s 60s typically had a simple roof form with either a hip figure 1 or a gable and a relatively steep pitch typically between 30 and 40.
No roof insulation in 1950s apart from the felt.
In many cases the fact that new build projects are zero rated for vat means that a demolish and rebuild can be a more cost effective option but sometimes as here the savings made in retaining the basic structure far outweigh the vat saving.
If your house has sheet cladding from this period including corrugated cement based roof cladding or sparkly textured ceilings check whether they contain asbestos before working on them.
Taking an original 1960s house kate stoddart has transformed the internal spaces and added significantly more.
50 00 110 00 the higher cost per square foot to frame side and roof dormers compared to additions is due to their smaller size.
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A half hipped roof is almost identical to a simple hip roof design but instead the two sides of the roof are shortened creating eaves at the either side of the house.
Trussed roofs are available in fink truss and open or attic truss options detailed below.
Asbestos cement was used in the 1940s and 1950s for wall and roof claddings and also in the 1960s for floor coverings and spray on textured ceilings.
This type of roof provides more options for extending the loft and installing windows allowing a greater amount of natural light into the room.
In the 1950s a few house had concrete finlock gutters see drainage section rainwater old materials.
Trussed roofing appeared in the uk in the 1960s and rapidly took over the new housebuilding scene.
The house was extended on two floors at the back and all of the roof tiles were replaced with new slate.
Guttering and downpipes usually cast iron or asbestos in the 1950s plastic by the late 1960s.
This house s roof construction used prefabricated trusses from turner timber with dormer windows factored into the design on the front elevation image.
Perhaps 50mm by mid 1960s.
15 00 20 00 finishing the interior.