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The house that Jaques built

Joe and Becky Jaques drew on family heritage to create a Georgian-inspired home that boasts 21st-century style

THE JAQUES FILE

NAMES Joe & Becky Jaques

OCCUPATIONS Eighth-generation games maker & housewife

LOCATION Surrey

TYPE OF BUILD Self build

STYLE Georgian

CONSTRUCTION METHOD Structural timber frame with a brick outer skin and a reinforced concrete basement

PLOT SIZE 1,214m²

LAND COST £460,000

BOUGHT 2012

HOUSE SIZE 445m²

PROJECT COST £764,877

PROJECT COST PER M2 £1,719

TOTAL COST £1,224,877

VAT RECLAIM £200,000

BUILDING WORK COMMENCED March 2014

BUILDING WORK TOOK 52 weeks

CURRENT VALUE £2,200,000

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About Build It

The December edition of Build It magazine brings you a wealth of information to help make your self build, renovation, extension or conversion project a success – including: • A unique modular home (page 20) • How to get basement extensions right (page 62) • 15 renovation ideas to add value and kerb appeal (page 66) • Will smart heating save you money? (page 73) • The latest woodburner trends and costs (page83) … and much more!