Close under the eaves of the stack, and as yet barely visible, was the red tyrant that the women had come to serve--a timber-framed
construction, with straps and wheels appertaining--the threshing-machine which, whilst it was going, kept up a despotic demand upon the endurance of their muscles and nerves.
As a replacement for the houses, Four new timber-framed
buildings will be built in two phases.
The new timber-framed
buildings enclosed three coke furnaces, a substantial improvement on the Stockton site, and the business went from strength to strength, serving the many nearby iron and steel businesses of booming industrial Middlesbrough.
Three properties in the historic street that once sat just outside the city walls - 31, 32 and 33 - are the last timber-framed
medieval properties being brought back to their former glory.
Stamford is characterised by street after street of timber-framed
and stone buildings , little shops tucked down back alleys.
Leaving aside finishes, a timber-framed
house can be 30 percent cheaper than a traditionally built one, said Razvan Cazacu, founder, owner and manager of HoneyWood.
That is the problem of initial movement over the first couple of years in timber-framed
Upper Bentley House in Upper Bentley, Worcestershire, is a charming Grade II listed timber-framed
residence which has been sympathetically extended.
Also uncovered were footings and post holes of former timber-framed
houses close to site of the old village road, which according to Adam Scott, associate director of Croft Goode Architects who designed the new three-bedroom semis, shows just how the building designs of our ancestors have come back into fashion.
For example our employees can undertake bench joinery to manufacture timber-framed
windows, they then also have the skills needed to go on and install them in a timber frame project.
It's a fascinating and often-overlooked visitor attraction--running all sorts of events from courses about how to build timber-framed
buildings to hare-spotting tours (there are quite a few brown hares in the area)--and it needs as much support as it can get because it's doing such good work.
pods - priced between pounds 17,000 and pounds 26,000 - are built in Cleckheaton and come ready-assembled to include heating, electricity and even plumbing.