Executive Garden Rooms have recently completed a spacious granny annexe. They handled all the rule compliance for their customers making it a stress free process
Homelodge are one of the longest established garden room companies, they particularly have a reputation for building quality garden living annexes, for use as granny annexes, guest accommodation etc.
Executive Garden Rooms have recently completed this self contained granny annexe, with living space, shower room and kitchen, at £45,000 its a great option for elderly relatives.
Great example of how timber frame modular building can create self contained accommodation, this two bedroom unit has a high spec kitchen and bathroom and was installed on site in just 2 days!
Guest post from Hudson Garden Rooms looking at the benefits of building a granny annex in your garden.
How will you use your garden room in the future? Many people are buying garden rooms with kitchens, shower rooms etc so they can be used as granny annex’s in the future as Booths Garden Studios explain
This garden home from in.it.studios is one of the most exciting garden room projects we’ve seen – a granny annex for the 21st Century.
Many people are looking for self contained guest houses in their gardens and this is a beautiful example by in.it.studios. The garden studio includes a fitted kitchen, bathroom and large decking area
We recently looked at garden rooms as self contained living accommodation and thought we would continue this series with this guest post by in.it.studios:
Families grow, jobs change and hobbies come and go. With the ever-changing demands of life, everyone wants a bigger home, but nobody wants the stress of moving, often taking years to feel at home again. Planning a renovation or extension can be equally as stressful, with the procedure often being chaotic and invasive, therefore having a huge impact on your day-to-day life.
With the current economic climate more and more people are choosing to invest in contemporary garden rooms or annexes to find that much sought after extra space. Whether it’s an office to divide your working and home life, a family room to enjoy with your loved ones or just that extra space you desperately need, in.it.studios could have the solution for you.
With this in mind, deciding on a garden room is a smart and cost-effective way to increase your living or working space, and for that reason it is becoming more and more common. Looking at the current trends in the UK we have found that Granny Annexes are making a resurgence back into the market and more people are choosing to invest in them. Due to this rise in popularity we at in.it.studios believe we have designed the perfect granny annexe for you.
This is an example of a project we are currently working on, the studio’s primary use will be a granny annexe situated in close proximity to the main house. It will house the client’s elderly parents whilst also doubling up as a guest house when they have friends of family over. For this reason the client has opted for 2 bedrooms, 2 separate bathrooms and an open plan living area with a kitchenette
As aesthetics and functionality play a crucial role in our garden studios, we have designed this studio with both in mind. The external door to the living room is not a typical single opening door. Instead the use of a bi-folding door means the whole elevation of the granny annexe can be folded to one side allowing the internal and external spaces to mix. These bi-folding doors are designed to fold back and tuck under the Accoya cantilevered overhang, giving the doors a hidden appearance when opened. The decking area can be extended or reduced depending on personal preference and space available, this particular client has gone for a 2.6m decking space spanning the width of the granny annexe. Another of our design feature which is incorporated into this studio is each bedroom having two floor-to-ceiling windows allowing adequate sunlight into the room whilst keeping to the open contemporary feel.
All of our garden rooms are manufactured in our factory in Leicestershire UK and once delivered; our experienced team of foremen construct and install the build in 2-4 weeks with minimal disruption to yourself or the main house. What’s more, thanks to our sister company Bark Joinery, all elements of the granny annexe is built in-house ensuring the highest level of quality is maintained throughout the build. What’s more thanks to our joinery arm our garden rooms can be customised and tailor-made to your individual requirements. Bespoke extras such as WC’s, shower Units, cupboards, and kitchenettes can all be custom-made to suit any size, taste and preference. Additional outdoor decking/bbq areas ensure you can use the garden room or annex for almost any purpose, and at any time of the year thanks to our excellent insulation and thermal retention properties.
To enquire about your granny annexe or any of our other garden rooms call us to on 0800 011 2373 or alternatively visit us at www.initstudios.co.uk.
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We have been looking at garden room accommodation units recently and we had to include EcoHab in our series, EcoHab are the sister company of O-Pod creators of the popular round garden room who we have featured regularly on The Garden Room Guide.
EcoHab build dome shaped self contained living accommodation units and they are unlike anything else on the market. The EcoHab comes in three diameters – 4m, 6m and 8m and they can be used singularly or joined together to create a home!
EcoHab have designed custom furniture and the clever design incorporates kitchens, shower rooms, living space and bedroom areas. The EcoHab website has 360o video tours which are well worth a watch.
The EcoHab is clad in shingles externally and features porthole windows and a roof window which floor the room with natural light. Inside wonderful wood combinations and detailing are mixed with crisp plastered walls.
EcoHab’s are highly insulated for year round use, fully wired electrically and would make an excellent granny annex or desirably unique holiday accommodation.
Contact EcoHab for more information, if you want smaller scale round living why not consider an O-Pod garden room.