February 2018

Work begins on Rob’s workshop

Workshop drawings, marked up.Gable end layoutRear wall assembly in the workshopA-frame trussEnglish tying joint. Post detailEnglish tying jointCutting the mortice angleMarking up for offset pegsRoof layout in the workshopPrincipal raftersReady for site construction

December 2017

Rob’s workshop

Elevations for the oak workshop3D depiction of the oak frameLooking at the workshop through the large gable end doorsView over orchard with the oak shutters closed

On reaching retirement Rob, a highly skilled engineer wanted a special workshop built with ancient timber engineering skills in which he can use his engineering in the future. […]