The Times Article


Colt have been building the highest quality timber framed houses for nearly 100 years and have matchless expertise in this field.

Timber houses offer so many benefits; naturally controlled insulation, economical to maintain, fast to build and made from completely renewable materials in an increasingly environmentally aware age.

New BuildTypical buildings we create include:

  • Houses
  • Bungalows
  • Commercial buildings
  • Garages
  • Gazebos
  • Summer houses
  • Garden porches and studios

In additional to providing new build homes we offer a refurbishment and restoration service for existing Colt Houses which includes:Commercial Structure

  • Extensions
  • Second-storey bungalow conversion to chalet
  • Re-shingle walls and roofs
  • Cedar shingle and shiplap supply
  • Texnap 22 oil supply
  • Window replacement
  • Extra insulation
  • Drawing and planning
  • Advice

Each extension or conversion is designed to suit the clients requirements and is built to the same high specification as our new build houses.

You’ll find full details of our services and houses on this website, or contact us anytime to discuss timber framed housing or to arrange for a quotation.

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Bungalow Images

Please click on the link to view a 1963 Colt bungalow. Pictures by kind permission of the owner.

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Contact Details

Looking for advice or more information on timber framed houses and buildings? Give us a call on 01233 812919 or us.