Case Studies

Here at Bereco we supply products to an extensive range of unique projects across the UK. Our case study area is dedicated to showcasing some of our most bespoke work. Our diverse project portfolio includes all types of properties from historic listed buildings to modern new builds.


A unique renovation of a former Oast House in charming Yalding

An oast house or hop kiln is a building designed for kilning (drying) hops as part of the beer brewing process. They can be found in most hop-growing (and former hop-growing) areas of Kent and East Sussex and are often good examples of vernacular architecture. Having been an established construction business for 37 years, Ian […]

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Old Market Garden: A Dream Bespoke Home

One of our recent signature projects has given us the opportunity to work again with Benjamin Allen Bespoke Homes. On this occasion we supplied curved head entrance doors, spiral balance sliding sashes with specialist bar designs and a front door fanlight for the Old Market Garden – the ‘dream home’ of Allen and Michelle Dawson, […]

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Preserving the Character of a Charming Historic England Listed Home

Once a former Post Office, this characterful home, albeit loved for a long time by a previous family, had not been well maintained and was in serious need of restoring to its former glory. Situated in one of England’s most picturesque villages, this listed family home was patiently awaiting a new owner who would be […]

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Bereco supply timber windows to character refurbishment in Sleaford

In the 1800s this outstanding property was once used to store horse drawn carts for a prominent estate in Sleaford. In the 1900s the estate sold the property on to a developer who then transformed the cart store into new homes. The current owners took the building on with the intention of further developing the […]

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An Inspiring Renovation Of Prestigious 55 Colmore Row

Situated on the corner with adjoining Church Street, sits 55 Colmore Row, an awe-inspiring building with Grade II-listed Victorian façade overlooking Birmingham Cathedral. Steeped in history, and holding a prestigious business address in the centre of Birmingham, this building was crying out to be restored to its former glory. Designated a conservation area in 1971, […]

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Back To Front Exterior, Hampshire

In 2016 Husband and wife Alex and Toby Hull bought a run-down 1940s ex-local authority house situated in a pretty Hampshire village within the South Downs National Park. The house needed a complete renovation to transform it into a space the young couple could both live and work from. For Alex as Managing Director of […]

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Grade 2 Listed Cattle Barn Keeps Its Character

With the building being Grade II listed it was very important that the design of the new windows matched the original frames as closely as possible. Upon researching a number of timber window companies the family approached Bereco in the knowledge that we have supplied our wooden windows and doors to many listed properties over […]

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House to Home Transformation; Reigate, Surrey

This house situated in the historic market town of Reigate, in south east Surrey whilst a good shape was quite heavy on the eye from the exterior and the layout of the house was quickly found to be unsuited to family life.

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Court View, Lambourne Avenue, Wimbledon

Designed by local architect Andrew Harper and built by Indigo Developments, an LABC three time ‘House of the Year’ winner, Court View has been nominated for the Times House of the Year and a Royal Institute of British Architects award.

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The Prince’s Natural House, BRE Innovation Park, Watford

The Prince’s Natural House was built in 2011 to demonstrate how a traditional, low-tech house can be designed as an alternative for housebuilders seeking to meet stringent low carbon targets for new homes; whilst still constructing in large volumes.

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Focus On Grade 2 Listed Buildings, Arcon Village

In 2004 Bereco were approached by Redrow homes to work with them on a project that needed to meet strict conservation guidelines as well as compliment Redrow’s offering of high quality homes and developments.

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Focus On Social Housing – St Matthews Estate, Brixton

St Matthew’s estate in Brixton was grey, dreary and crime ridden housing development constructed in the late 1960’s, originally  comprising 7-storey ‘H’ blocks together with terraced housing.

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1 The Pastures, London – Acoustic

A new build family property in the suburbs of north London. Located close to a busy road in north London noise levels within the proposed new build property were a primary concern for both developer and client. The client opted to undertake a road traffic noise assessment to determine what they would need to do on […]

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Garden House, Farnham

Back To Front Exteriors had worked well with Bereco before.  The brief from the client was for well detailed and proportioned, energy-efficient timber windows and doors, which would be vital to the success and quality of the renovation. As windows are the eyes of the house and such a key design feature, it was important […]

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Wiseton Hall, Nottinghamshire – Part 1

Wiseton Hall was built in 1771, and was for a great number of years, the residence and property of the Ackloms family, whose representatives took pride in their estate and spent much time in making improvements.  It was purchased by the current owner in 2014. The house itself was livable albeit in need of a […]

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The Meeting House

The Meeting House is located near the pantiles, a Georgian colonnade, in the picturesque conservation village of Royal Tunbridge Wells in Kent. Originally built as a Methodist chapel in the 18th century, the historic building has since been converted into a luxury office space. Lesters Building Contractors were chosen to replace the original windows and […]

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Thrum Mill, Northumberland

Margaret and Dave Hedley bought the Grade ll listed Thrum Mill in Rothbury, Northumberland three and a half years ago. For the last two years the couple have been working alongside Channel 4’s Restoration Man programme that has been tracking the mill’s gradual transformation. The project has been a true labour of love for the […]

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Laurel House, Wadhurst, East Sussex

Mr & Mrs Curran purchased Laurel House in 2011 with the vision of creating their ideal family home. Although the house already had a good number of bedrooms, they wanted to change the positon of the kitchen and increase the ground floor space to suit their needs. The couple decided to extend the property to […]

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Glentruim Castle

The truly stunning Glentruim Castle is situated near to the rivers Spey & Truim close to the village of Newtonmore in Invernesshire, Scotland. Located at the gateway of Caingorm, Britain’s largest National Park, the surrounding breath taking scenery can be seen from all aspects of the castle. Dating back to the early 1840’s, the castle […]

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Mizen Way Cobham

Flagship Homes is a house builder and renovation specialist with over 25 years experience based in Cobham, Surrey.  The owner Matthew Lawson chose Bereco windows for a full refurbishment and rear extension to his own house. The project was a significant alteration to the existing structure with a 2 storey extension and the addition of […]

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Focus On Heritage – Pembroke Gardens, Kensington

A striking London Victorian Terrace located in the heart of Kensington. This restoration project has been a labour of love for the clients who have successfully restored their home to its former glory under the strict guidelines for the Edwardes Square conservation area. CC Construction were appointed by the clients to undertake the challenge of […]

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Fulham College Boys’ School

Bereco supplied Traditional style replacement timber windows to the Fulham College Boys’ School and Sash Windows London were chosen to work alongside WS Builders to undertake this challenging installation of over 130 replacement windows within a strict timescale. Why Bereco? Bereco were able to design and supply bespoke timber windows to meet the specific and […]

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Seagate Homes, Peterborough

Prestigious award winning house developers Seagate Homes are well known for their bespoke traditionally styled, high specification homes across East Anglia. Each home is unique and individually designed to complement local architecture and surrounding landscape. Completed in late 2013 Stonebrook House is a natural stone built property located in the leafy conservation village of Castor […]

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Cedar Wood, Berkshire

Winners of the 2013 Daily Telegraph Homebuilding & Renovating Awards: Best Extension/Remodel, Dan & Liz Burgess chose Bereco’s Contemporary Range windows for the complete transformation of their 1970’s style bungalow. In 2006 the couple bought a tired 1970’s bungalow situated in their dream location, a two acre woodland plot in Berkshire. Over the last 5 […]

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Gally Hill Road, Hampshire

Many homeowners are now choosing to renovate their current homes; breathing in new life into an existing property is an attractive option for people who do not want to move from their area. Bereco recently worked with architects at Willes Simpson Woods on their project to transform a Hampshire family home. Why Bereco? Bereco were […]

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Dell Cottage, Farnham, Surrey

Dell Cottage is a stunning 5 bedroom family home situated on half an acre of land in the town of Farnham, Surrey. Just over 3 years ago, a family from Surrey bought a 1960’s style bungalow with the vision of remodelling the property to create a much larger home. The whole bungalow has been completely […]

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Glorcroft, Kings Avenue

In June 2011 Bereco worked with building company Glorcroft to replace the existing windows at 1-32 Kings Avenue in Woodford Green, Redbridge. As part of work to redevelop the one-bedroom flats for elderly residents, Bereco supplied Traditional Flush Casement windows for 10 properties. Why Bereco? Bereco supplied bespoke producs from the Traditional Range to match […]

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The Moat House, East Sussex

In 2008 timber frame expert, Allen Dawson, set up his Family run Timber Frame specialist company Benjamin Allen Bespoke Homes. The Dawsons bought a plot of land in the small picturesque village of Ditchling located the foot of the South Downs in East Sussex with detailed planning permission for a 300m2 Sussex Style house. Completed […]

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Edrom Newton, Berwickshire

Situated in the stunning Berwickshire countryside Edrom is a magnificent development and conversion of former agricultural buildings into 8 luxury contemporary homes. Originally part of well-known local landmark Manderstone Estate the farm buildings have been sympathetically converted into striking 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom properties. The project was undertaken by developer Prime Property Ventures […]

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Home Building & Renovating, Bankhall House, Cheshire

Bankhall House in Cheshire is a truly stunning traditionally styled home featuring five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a home cinema and a huge swimming pool. The classically inspired house took nearly 2 years to complete and won the prestigious  ‘Daily Telegraph Best Traditional House’ award in 2010.       Proud owners David and Margie Edwards have created […]

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