Driving Support for Macmillan: Our Fundraising Event at Styrrup Golf Course

In the idyllic greens of Styrrup Golf Course in Doncaster, an event of significance is set to tee off. As the UK’s leading Granny Annexe company, giving back to people in need is at the heart of what we do. This time, we’re hosting a charity event for Macmillan Cancer Support – an organisation whose […]

6 Key Steps to Buying a Granny Annexe in 2023

Where to start when buying a granny annexe?  Firstly, the term granny annexe is somewhat outdated. Annexes are for multi-generational living for both young and old, specifically for family members. It is challenging when the need arises to provide independent living and support for you or a loved one. There are many questions to consider; […]

Top Garden Living Tips for Spring

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Now that Spring has arrived, the coldest days of winter are almost behind us. However, as the freezing-cold conditions of recent months subsides, springtime brings a host of new garden living challenges. With the start of a new season comes opportunity to re-organise your home, prepare your outdoor space, and save some money on bills… […]

iHus Brand Ambassador Tony Blackburn; on the Evolution of Music

As someone who has been on air for nearly 60 years, I’ve seen my fair share of exciting and nail-biting races for the number one single. However, I have to admit that in recent years, the race for the top spot just isn’t as exciting as it used to be. But before you start thinking […]

Granny Annexe Ideas: Kitchens To Be Proud Of

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.

Maintaining Your Sanity When Living with Family

Two bedroom granny annexes are perfect for those who want space for their grandchildren to stay

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.

Legal Considerations of Building a Granny Annexe

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 and Costs

granny annexe is a cost effective solution to elderly accommodation

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 […]

Living in a Self-Contained Annexe

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.