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Outstanding craftsmenship in timber frames

The UK’s leading provider of bespoke traditional and contemporary oak timber frames.

Featured three times on Grand Designs
Residential timber-framed houses

Timber-framed houses

Our bespoke hand-crafted timber homes, featured three times on Channel 4’s Grand Designs, always ensure an oak framed home of unique character.

Commerical timber-framed homes

Commercial timber frames

Whether for work, learning, worship or recreation, an oak timber-framed building provides an environment which is second to none – whether the design is traditional or highly contemporary.

Conservation, restoration and repair

Weather-tight shell for self-builders

A complete weather-tight building envelope, delivered within fixed timescales and at a fixed price – thermal image-tested and third-party certified.

Timber engineering

A complete design and build service

An end-to-end timber-frame building solution, everything included – from first plans to final finish.

Resources and help for self-builders

If you’re embarking on a self-build project, we can help.


Download our free guide to oak timber framing

Timber framing guide New to timber framing? Need to find out how to successfully undertake a timber frame project? Our free guide will give you the answers you need

Resources and help for architects and engineers

Architect's rule Our extensive resource library and CPD programmes provide expert help to architects, engineers and construction professionals wishing to incorporate timber frames into their structures.

News, blogs and project updates

Latest news

Carpenter Oak & Woodland wins Wood Awards 2012

November 28, 2012

Following the shortlisting of two projects for the 2012 Wood Awards, the Stowe Visitor Centre wins the Commerial and Public Access catagory.

Carpenter Oak & Woodland shortlisted for two Wood Awards

September 24, 2012

The Wood Awards are Britain’s premier awards for the use of wood in buildings and this year two of our visitor centre projects have been shortlisted.

Recent projects

Barn style oak framed house, Oxfordshire

New oak framed house, Gloucestershire

Latest blogs

Wood Awards 2012

Tim Burrell
28 November 2012

Thermal perfomance of oak framed homes

Andy Parker
11 September 2012

Specialists in bespoke, handcrafted, oak timber frame homes and timber frame buildings

The building, conservation, restoration and repair of oak timber frame homes and houses, oak barns and barn conversions, swimming pools, oak frame garden rooms, oak timber frame commercial buildings, public buildings, offices and visitor centres in England, Wales and Scotland; specialist oak timber engineering of unusual and large structures, including grid shells and bridges.

We work across all UK counties, including, in England: Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Cornwall, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Durham, East Sussex, Essex, Gloucestershire, Greater London, Greater Manchester, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Kent, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Merseyside, Norfolk, North Yorkshire, Northamptonshire, Northumberland, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Somerset, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Surrey, Tyne and Wear, Warwickshire, West Midlands, West Yorkshire, West Sussex, Wiltshire, Worcestershire. In Wales: Anglesey, Cardiff, Clwyd, Dyfed, Gwent, Glamorgan, Powys, Gwynedd. In Scotland: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Ayrshire and Arran, Banffshire, Berwickshire, Caithness, Clackmannanshire, Dumfries, Dunbartonshire, Dundee, East Lothian, Edinburgh, Fife, Glasgow, Inverness, Kincardineshire, Lanarkshire, Midlothian, Moray, Nairn, Perth and Kinross, Renfrewshire, Ross and Cromarty, Roxburgh Ettrick and Lauderdale, Stirling and Falkirk, Sutherland, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Tweeddale, West Lothian, Western Isle, Wigtown, Orkney Shetland.

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