The house is a middle terrace, making access to site very tight. The creation of the new lightwell to the rear meant everything had to be carried in by hand down a very narrow passage
Conversion of a basement in a terrace house in Northampton, giving an extra 50% in floor space in the house
A terrace property in central Northampton had a damp smelling basement under the entire plan of the house.
Beautiful Basements were asked to create a large room with a new staircase, window and emergency escape, all finished to a high standard, creating a games room, extra living area and play den for children. The converstion added 50% extra to the plan of the house.
The basement was waterproofed using a type C cavity membrane system, linked to a sump and pumping station