Category Archives: Renovation Diary

October – December 2017

Despite moving in a couple of months ago, there has been plenty to do!  Photos have dried up somewhat as Mike has handed over much of the finishing to Eddie and Scott, our decorators, who have had the enviable job of seeing … Continue reading

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September 2017

Now we have moved in this will be the last monthly update for a while…  2018 should return to being a hive of activity, however the main house is now very much liveable and we won’t be tackling the same scale of … Continue reading

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August 2017

August marked our official move-in date.  Quite a lot of work still to do, but enough to be able to make a house a home… at last! The kitchen was receiving some of the (almost) finishing touches with the pantry … Continue reading

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July 2017

A long overdue update from July.  With over 200 photos to process and a very hectic second half of 2017, including finally moving in(!), this update has been on the back burner for some time – Apologies! We’ll start with the kitchen … Continue reading

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June 2017

Progress continues to be swift thanks to input from a lot of people!  The floors were one of the big jobs this month with more of the upstairs now fully sanded and sealed and the downstairs stone floors getting a … Continue reading

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May 2017

Racing along now…  suddenly it looks like a house again!  Over 200 photos this month given how much is going on.  In no particular order, lets start in the bedrooms where we have gone bold in the master bedroom and … Continue reading

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April 2017

April marks the 5 year anniversary of buying Hallyards and the 2 year anniversary of the proper internal works on the ‘big house’.   Just have a look back at April 2015 to see how far we have come…  It really is … Continue reading

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