Throughout this year the Barr Group values of ‘Doing things differently’ and ‘Embracing the challenge’ have truly come into their own and one thing has been abundantly clear... it is an extended organisational family of amazing people who keep the Barr Group heart beating.
Since its inception, the BarrJoinery team have worked with design collaborators from Oxfordshire, London and beyond. With commissions from the tailor-made cabinetry at the infamous Abbey Road Studios to that of the terrace bar at The Groucho Club for Absolut Elyx – the team have proved that
Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce that, with a green light from the government, StuartBarr CDR contracts managers are currently rolling out Covid-19 ‘safe site’ measures to enable a return to work over the coming days and weeks. Having invested heavily in PPE, in particular
Lockdown has encouraged us all to use our spaces innovatively - simulating the ‘going out’ experience even though we are staying in! When we would normally be heading to the office, now we are off the study (or at least the make-shift desk in the corner!). When we would be going to the
Watching the news footage from intensive care units and hearing the heartfelt pleas of their staff for us to ‘stay home’, only goes to reinforce our decision to pause activity across the Barr Group. At this critical time, we cannot compromise. We need to continue to support our
With timber at the heart of almost every Barr Group project - it seems fitting that the direction of our carbon offsetting endeavours should be though by restoring the forest canopy. Although using timber to build and manufacture locks in carbon (sequestration of carbon dioxide by trees from the
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.
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
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
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