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Husk creates gateway to the past
Husk Architectural worked with the residents of an area in South East London to create a unique gateway to the past with the manufacture of a perforated panel featuring a little-known movie character. Sci-Fi character Tobor the Great features prominently on the gateway to Langtry Court in Broc...
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Aluminium the material of choice for modern apartment block
A new development in Truro has been fitted with Guttercrest’s aluminium guttering, hoppers and downpipe to create a modern and luxurious look. The Hideaway is a development of 14 new apartments close to the city centre, with an exterior that includes a mix of materials including timber, stone ...
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Bespoke curved guttering on ‘roundhouse’
Guttercrest have manufactured and supplied a bespoke rainwater system for a unique new home in Cambridgeshire. Sarek - named after a fictional character in the Star Trek movies – has been dubbed ‘the roundhouse’ thanks to its spectacular circular structure which features an eyebrow framing th...
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DIYer fits Moulded Ogee and Traditional Downpipe
A mock Tudor property has been fitted with Guttercrest’s aluminium rainwater products as part of a scheme of renovation done entirely by the property owner. A suite of products in the colour RAL 7010, tarpaulin grey were fitted. “The colour is very close to the Farrow & Ball colour ‘Railings’ ...
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Unique heritage rainwater system
A property renovation in Ireland has used Guttercrest aluminium rainwater system to provide an authentic looking addition to the stone built property. The property has been fitted with Guttercrest’s aluminium rainwater hoppers and traditional cast aluminium downpipes as a decorative addition ...
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Aluminium rainwater system on contemporary new build
A superb new home has benefited from using Guttercrest’s aluminium rainwater goods to ensure a luxury modern look that’s eco-friendly. The Cardiff property named Cefn Coed (translated as ‘back of the woods’) is a contemporary design, comprising a series of mono pitched roofs and striking timb...
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Victorian cottage gives rainwater system a 2019 update
A home extension has been given some stylish finishing touches with aluminium rainwater products from Guttercrest. The Victorian cottage features aluminium moulded ogee guttering paired with Georgian cast square downpipes and a decorative hopper head with personalised date plate.
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Fascia and Soffit chosen for new supermarket
A newly built supermarket in Worcester has fitted aluminium fascia and soffit from Guttercrest. Co-op have invested £500,000 building the Barker Street store on the disused car park of a public house. Aluminium fascia and soffit are uniquely designed, specified and fabricated for individual p...
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Moulded Ogee guttering on country homes
A development of four characterful country homes have been enhanced with the addition of Guttercrest’s aluminium guttering and downpipes. The developer chose a classic moulded ogee shaped aluminium gutter in heritage black complimented by matching cast round aluminium downpipe as a contrast t...
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Award-winning regeneration project chooses Guttercrest
A range of architectural aluminium fabrications from Guttercrest has been selected for use on a regeneration development project on the Isle of Dogs. Aluminium balcony fascia, canopy soffit, cills, coping and downpipe from Guttercrest are all being used on the New Union Wharf development.
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Special gutter for luxury new build home
A luxury private house in Swindon has been fitted with three different sizes of bespoke moulded aluminium gutters from Guttercrest. The owners of the property - a modern new build executive home, built in Georgian style with sash windows and stone pillars – wanted to make a stand-out feature o...
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Update to Church with new guttering from Guttercrest
A gothic-style Church built in 1881 has been updated with aluminium guttering and downpipes from Guttercrest. The Church which cost a total of £5150 to build in 1881 is located in Widnes on a one-acre plot. Constructed in a traditional gothic style, the impressive building is oriented east to...
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Guttercrest moulded ogee selected for group’s newest care homes
A care home group has installed Guttercrest’s guttering, downpipes, fascia and soffits on two new care homes built in the south of the country. The £8.5 million developments by Porthaven will accommodate 134 residents over two sites – Lincroft Meadow in Kidlington Oxfordshire and Bourne Wood M...
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Click-Fix coping tops off extension of London home
Ali-Fabs click-fix coping has been used as a parapet wall coping solution on a residential extension in London. The Ali-Fabs click-fix aluminium coping system was acquired by Guttercrest from ABP last year (2017) and added to its portfolio of aluminium copings and cappings to complement their ...
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Curved guttering on historic family home
A beautiful historic house in the UK has specified Guttercrest’s bespoke curved aluminium guttering as part of a huge renovation project to transform the dilapidated property. Guttercrest technical advisors worked alongside building firm B&M Babbage to design, manufacture and supply aluminium ...
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Style and practicality for winter gardens at Dollar Bay
A £90 million development in London’s Canary Wharf specified more than 2,600m2 of aluminium soffits from Guttercrest to construct winter gardens for its new-build apartments. Dollar Bay is an award-winning design featuring 125 waterfront homes with uninterrupted views across Canary Wharf, The ...
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Guttercrest fascia and coping chosen for Cardiff self-build
A stunning new self-build in Cardiff uses Guttercrest’s aluminium fascia and coping to create a spectacular modern look.
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Guttercrest curved coping and cills on award-winning home
Guttercrest’s aluminium coping and cill flashings were selected for this incredible curved modern eco home, thanks to their outstanding quality and sustainability. Named Incurvo, the 510m2 new build in the Oxfordshire countryside is an award-winning design by architects Adrian James. Using the...
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Aluminium used in contemporary home design
Guttercrest’s aluminium fascia, soffit and coping were chosen to complete the stunning look of this modern house, thanks to their sustainability, durability and high performance. Westerly stands in its own grounds in the village of Hedsor, in Wycombe offering an exceptional contemporary style ...
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Aluminium guttering specified for Brixton homes
A stylish new development in Brixton, London offering 81 shared ownership apartments has specified Guttercrest’s aluminium downpipes and hopper heads as part of the development. South West 9 (SW9) is located in a quiet, residential corner in the heart of vibrant Brixton on Barrington Road, a f...
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Guttercrest’s bespoke solution for Taylor Wimpey architects
In partnership with KHA and 5PA architects and leading housebuilder Taylor Wimpey, Guttercrest has supplied a unique rainwater solution for a new build development in Surrey. Taylor Wimpey has installed aluminium guttering, downpipes, hopper heads, fascia and soffits onto its Station View dev...
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Stylish hopper and downpipes for exclusive Battersea homes
Located on one of Battersea’s most sought-after residential streets, Bolingbroke Terrace is a collection of nine striking contemporary houses recently constructed, specifying aluminium rainwater goods from Shropshire firm Guttercrest.
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Guttercrest copings on award winning social housing development
Guttercrest has supplied aluminium copings for an award-winning development in Barking, London which was one of the first privately funded affordable social housing projects in the UK.
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Heritage-style guttering used on experimental urban village
Poundbury, the Duchy of Cornwall’s experimental town is using aluminium rainwater products from Guttercrest on part of its 400-acre site in Dorchester. The project is designed according to the principles of HRH the Prince of Wales, who challenges post-war trends in town planning, on land owne...
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Heritage guttering for unique Bristol home
A new build property in Bristol has been given a traditional touch with the use of heritage gutters and downpipes from Guttercrest. Working with Bespoke Builders, Guttercrest manufactured and supplied guttering and downpipes for the unique project in Bristol city centre. Fourways, Clifton Vi...
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Escape route covered
A recently opened retail park in Northern Ireland is using Guttercrest fascia cladding to encapsulate a fire escape on the exterior of the new PureGym building.
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A tasty project for Bristol's Chocolate Qaurter
Guttercrest have supplied over 100 large cast rainwater hopper heads, each with personalised name plates and over 700m of aluminium downpipes to the £60m redevelopment of the old Cadbury factory site in Keynsham, Bristol. An important part of Bristol’s industrial history once housing a 5,000 ...
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Royal Welsh Warehouse
Guttercrest materials were specified on the refurbishment of the Royal Welsh Warehouse, an elegant industrial listed building in Newtown, Powys. The building dates back to 1879 and Guttercrest’s traditional and cast Georgian products were the ideal choice to maintain the 19th century character...
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Pink is the new black
A London home has added a pop of colour with the addition of some hot pink rainwater products from specialist firm Guttercrest. A single section of hot pink has enhanced the rear of the newly renovated property. The colourful hopper, piping, foot piece and coordinating clips sit on a modern k...
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Refurbishment of convalescence house
Guttercrest products were involved with Refurbishment of convalescence Home, originally built in 1902 this impressive building has been renovated and meticulously refurbished. Guttercrest products used on the refurbishment, Aluminium moulded ogee guttering Aluminium round downpipes Cast hopp...
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Rainwater Goods on Georgian Estate
Project: A Georgian Estate was restored with a variety of Guttercrest Rainwater goods incorporated. Materials: • Aluminium Moulded Ogee Guttering • Victorian Ogee Guttering on Rafter Brackets • Traditional Round Cast Downpipes • RWH201 Hopper Heads This case study showcases Guttercrest’s Alu...
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Bespoke guttering and fascia transforms office building
Guttercrest delivered a bespoke guttering and fascia solution for an office block refurbishment and extension project in Uxbridge, Middlesex. 100m of bespoke aluminium fascia, cladding and hidden rainwater guttering was supplied to fit in with the contemporary look of the office building. The...
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Healthcentre renovation project in Oswestry gets the Guttercrest treatment
A £9 million renovation scheme to convert a 19th century Grade II listed railway buildings into a state-of-the-art medical centre has incorporated a number of Guttercrest products. Guttercrest’s traditional round cast downpipes, beaded deep flow guttering and mortar/rise and fall brackets we...
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Guttercrest banks another new build project
MBNA Chester was a Georgian style new build, which required traditional style rainwater goods. Guttercrest materials used on the MBNA Chester project include: Aluminium Square Cast Georgian Downpipes Fleur De Lys Brackets Stone Effect Moulded Ogee Guttering The decision by contractors to us...
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Guttercrest Case Study: Hawkhurst House, Kent
Guttercrest have supplied over 200m of bespoke aluminium copings and column casings for a new care home in Kent. Guttercrest worked closely with John Nason Installations to provide designs, accurate quotation and lead times to suit the timescales of the intricate project. The aluminium copin...
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Refurbishment of Victorian Terrace House
Victorian Terrace House Refurbishment project based in the heart of Oswestry, Shropshire, sympathetically resorted using Guttercrest's Cast Aluminium Gutters & Downpipes.
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Colchester Park & Ride
Colchester Park & Ride case study show cases Guttercrest's Aluminium Fascia's and Soffits within an 'Exemplar Sustainable Design'. An Eco-Friendly Aluminium Eaves system is present within the build to aid in a sustainable design focus. Guttercrest worked closely with the architect and main c...