Bagshot is a town located in Surrey; its 26 miles southwest of central London. Bagshot has a population of 17,000 and includes the neighbouring village of Lightwater. The place-name Bagshot is first attested in the Pipe Rolls of 1165 were it appears as Bagsheta. It was the name of a wood and may have meant “Bacga’s wood”. Recent excavations have shown that settlements of Bagshot date back as far as pre-Roman, before these excavations it was thought that the earliest settlements in Bagshot were late Saxon.
Bespoke loft conversions in Bagshot
We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Bagshot and around Surrey. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Bagshot which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Bagshot allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.
Bagshot Loft Conversions
We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Bagshot, which include, dormer, mansard, hip to gable, L-shaped and velux loft conversions. Our team of builders will transform your house, giving you more living space and thereby increasing the value of your property.
Our latest Loft Conversions in Bagshot
Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Bagshot to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.
Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Bagshot
We try to keep the Loft Conversion process as simple as possible from conception to completion, always keeping you informed and involved in every step. Our process includes an initial survey and design followed by architectural drawings and structural calculations. Thereafter, we will quote based on the drawings. Once happy with our quote, our architects apply for planning permission and commence your building work and finally the completion of your new loft conversion. Our team is ready to discuss any aspect of the project in more detail at all times.
Whether your family is growing, renting out a room in your property, or simply want a new study or office, a loft conversion is an ideal solution to maximise space in your house. This is a cost-effective alternative to moving and will increase the value of your property when you decide to sell in the future. No matter the project size, we will build you a loft that reflects your style and meets your lifestyle’s needs.
If you want to make a loft conversion in your home, you need to be aware of the prices of different options. You can also make savings by using default options from a tradesperson or building firm. However, you should not be afraid to negotiate with the builders in order to get better deals. The area where you live can also have a major impact on the costs of a loft conversion. Those living in the north of England will generally experience cheaper prices than those in south-east England.
A hip-to-gable loft conversion is the most affordable method of loft conversion in Bagshot. This method involves building up the existing end wall to create a new gable. It is usually constructed from masonry to match the existing structure, though it can also be made from lightweight timber. It can be finished with tile hung roofing or traditional weatherboarding.
If you want to convert a loft into a modern home but are on a budget, a mansard loft conversion is an option. It involves nearly vertical structural changes and the construction of a new bathroom. The cost of the project is split between labour and materials. The price will depend on the scope of the work and the materials used. You may also need to hire scaffolding and a skip to dispose of waste during the work.
Loft conversions can also be used to install a shower or bath room. The ideal location for the bathroom is above the existing toilet, where it can connect to the water and drainage system. The bathroom will also need an extractor fan. It is therefore vital to choose the location of the bathroom early in the process of planning the loft conversion. In addition, if you plan to install a WC, a new soil stack will need to be built. Alternatively, you can use a pumped macerator system.
The cost of a loft conversion is determined by the type you’ll get for your home, the materials that will be used in the construction, and the labor cost the builders you will hire for the project will charge you. You can expect to spend around £25,000 to £95,000 to convert your loft in Bagshot. It is important that you’ll get a careful evaluation of the breakdown of the cost so there won’t be any surprise expenses as the loft conversion progress.
If you’re planning to only have a simple attic transformation, you can expect that the loft conversion can be completed in a month or less. Within this timeframe, a Velux loft conversion can already be accomplished in your home since the construction it requires is only minimal, which includes the installation of skylight windows and insulators. The longest time a loft conversion can take is 10 weeks or more, and that is by opting for a mansard loft conversion. This type of loft conversion completely changes the structural design of your roof and rebuilds it into a massive room with nice proportions.
You will not be required to move out of your house in Bagshot while the loft conversion continues on your property. By getting a loft conversion, you’ll be extending upwards which means construction mainly happens at the top of your house. If you choose to stay while the loft conversion happens in your home, you can easily check how the project progresses. However, if you opt to stay out as you dislike the idea of being disrupted from your daily activities, you’re free to do so and only come back once the loft conversion is done.
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The minimum height required for a Loft Conversion is 2.2m (from the floor to the highest point in your loft). If you do not have the required height, your ceilings can be lowered on your first floor.
This depends on the size and type of Loft, most loft conversions take around 10-12 weeks. We can give you a more accurate estimation when we see your property.
Loft Conversion cost is determined by the size and type of the project, the features you would like, etc. Our architect will help you achieve the best use of your space within your budget. Most Lofts cost between £25,000 and £60,000.
No - it's safe to carry on living in your house. Our team starts from the scaffolding before the stairs go in. We always try to limit the disruption during the construction process.
Loft Conversions usually fall under the permitted development category therefore planning permission is not normally required. There are some exceptions like conservation areas, flats, or listed buildings. Our in-house surveyors can advise further on planning permission. For more info read our Planning Permission blog.
A party wall agreement is also known as PWA is required if you own semi-detached or terraced property. In simple words, if you are working within or near your neighbor’s boundary then you will need a party wall agreement in place. Click here for more info.
Yes - it will add from 15% to 25% upwards depending on the size, design, and type of Loft. Read more about adding value here.
Yes, all Loft conversions require building regulation approval from the local authority. These regulations are important to ensure the safety measures are in place and they set a protocol of construction and design to follow.
Absolutely yes, we will work with you to achieve your dream new living space.