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1st Apr 2020

Isolation…or blissful seclusion?

Interior Designer Lara Clarke has ensured that anyone lucky enough to be holed up at Asher House, a recent top to toe Barr Group renovation, would unequivocally claim the latter. Most of us are taking a little more notice of the finer details of our homes right now – for good and for bad. ...read more

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1st Apr 2020

An uplifting project tucked in amongst the architecture of our suddenly silent city.

Just before lockdown BarrJoinery were proud to deliver a full joinery and cabinetry set for the Hertford’s 19th Century porters lodge. The client-led cabinetry concept was the brainchild of Andrew Beaumont, Hertford’s Estates Project Manager. Centred around two striking curved reception ...read more

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25th Mar 2020

The Barr Group // Covid 19 Response

Dear Clients, Collaborators, Suppliers and Friends, The health and safety of our community is paramount. Although we have been doing all that we can to assist in the containment of Covid-19, we believe that now is the time to take more definitive steps. With an absence of specific government ...read more

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17th Dec 2019

The Mulberry Cottage Fairy Tale

A client with a clear vision combined with a construction company with a desire to make it happen (as well as made to measure joinery and kitchens capacity)… the perfect blend for a design and build project. Nearly two decades ago, our clients bought a delightful stone and timber clad ...read more

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10th Oct 2019

Transformation from Indulgent Lux to Considered Design -Decorex 2019

Decorex 2019, as always offered its unique mix of everything that is new in interior furnishing and finishes; the ultimate sweetshop for interior designers! This year however there was a step-change from the indulgent lux of years gone by to the unspoken theme of ‘considered design’. ...read more

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4th Oct 2019

Tackling Climate Change; Mayfield Barn leads the way with national low carbon project award win.

On the same Friday that millions of young climate change voices took to the streets, in cities across the world, the Barr Group were delighted (and humbled) to win the National Low Carbon Build Project at the Federation of Master Builders biannual awards. The project in the spotlight, Mayfield ...read more

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9th Sep 2019

An Inside Perspective; The BarrJoinery Team Recall their Favourite Heritage Projects

Over recent years the BarrJoinery team have had the privilege of working on some wonderful pieces of our national heritage – whether they be in public spaces, commercial or educational buildings or listed private residences. We ask the BarrJoinery team, which was your favourite heritage ...read more

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9th Sep 2019

Oxford Open Doors; An Open Invitation to Explore our Great City

The Barr Group are excited to join the Oxford Preservation Trust in this weekend’s inaugural celebration of our great city. This year is the twelfth Oxford Open Doors inaugural event, which sees the most impressive list of cultural, historical, architectural and scenic spaces yet open ...read more

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8th Jul 2019

An Evolving Build – the stunning outcome of an unfolding vision.

The Meadow House build started with a fixed schedule of works, which, during the course of the project, developed delightfully from functional to fabulous! The finished product is certainly proof that an evolving build can be just as successful as a fixed one. No stranger to setting a scene, our ...read more

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17th May 2019

A legacy going forwards; as the man with 'the beard' ends his tenure, BarrJoinery looks to embrace the challenge of exciting new frontiers

Although the time has come to say farewell to the infamous Josh Hudson, BarrJoinery co. founder and Barr Group figurehead (and beard), for the last 12 years, we know that his legacy will live on. Moreover, we are thrilled that Josh’s move to Rycotewood College (the place where it all began!) ...read more

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