Got the funny idea in your head that a granny annexe kitchen might be small and dingy? Well think again and prepare to be surprised! Our annexes come with kitchens you can be proud of – a modern spacious area to cook and entertain guests.
A huge draw towards a family or a parent investing in a granny annexe is that they will be living much closer to each other or their children. This is ideal for a person who is ageing; as we become older and less mobile, having family around to help with tasks can be a godsend.
If you’ve got an elderly relative, such as a parent, thinking about their care needs or wondering if they are safe can be worrying. If you don’t live close by, this can make worries worse, knowing that you can’t get to them quickly if you were needed in an emergency. What to do though? With […]
Prefab annexes are becoming the preferred solution for creating more living space at home, because they provide affordable luxury. The insurer Hiscox reports that the number of homeowners renovating instead of moving has increased five-fold in five years. More and more people are staying where they are but choosing instead to invest in the property […]
A self-contained annexe is often the perfect accommodation solution for many retired people, particularly those looking to downsize. A self-contained annexe gives you the opportunity to enjoy your retirement and independence whilst being close to your children and grandchildren.
Ah, the sun is finally here and that means that most of us want to sit outside, enjoy a little bit of al fresco dining and generally make the most of the lovely weather. Everyone likes to be close to the garden in the summer months – that’s why summer houses and garden rooms are […]
How often have you sat there and considered downsizing but lack the inspiration for a bespoke Granny Annexe? It may be that you want to downsize but you really don’t want to move into sheltered accommodation or to give up your independence in any way, yet you realise that your current living arrangements are probably […]
Garden homes and granny annexes can have a reputation for being uncomfortable if the weather is extreme; in either very cold temperatures or in heat. Whilst this may be the case with builds of poor quality, our granny annexes are comfortable no matter what the weather. Not only are our quality garden homes comfortable in […]
Garden pods, often referred to as granny annexes, provide an ideal solution for older people wanting to downsize their homes and live closer to family members. But what is a garden pod, what are the benefits for elderly people and how do you start the journey to building one? Read on to find out. What […]
Granny Annexe Caravan Act What have granny annexes and the Caravan Act got to do with each other? If you’re in the early stages of buying a granny annexe it’s likely that you will have heard references to ‘the caravan act’ and you might be wondering how the Caravan Act comes into play. In this […]