News

Read about some of the things we have been up to.

    Loading posts...
  • digger-1

    Riverside restaurant, apartment and shop in Woodbridge

    Our project to convert the old chandlery building on the waterfront at Woodbridge is well underway. The retail space will be handed over in mid-September to begin life as an interior design centre whilst the restaurant & wine bar on the ground floor and luxury holiday apartment on the first floor are on schedule for…
  • digger-1

    Four new homes ready soon

    Our first development of four new homes will be ready for sale in the Autumn. Located in the beautiful Suffolk village of Benhall near Saxmundham, each has two bedrooms, a family bathroom and en-suite. The houses will be coming to the market this Autumn. You can see more of our developments on our development page.
  • digger-1

    Work commences on Bealings School refurbishment

    We have commenced work on the refurbishment of Bealings Primary School. This is the second job we are completing as part of the Construction Framework with Concertus. The main component of the exterior work includes the replacement of the roof coverings, fascias, and guttering, which has involved the supervised removal of old asbestos soffits. Inside…
  • digger-1

    Work starts on new HQ as Stowe celebrates10th birthday

    Andrew and Rachel at the new HQ site with 10th anniversary cake Today we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the founding of Stowe Building Contractors by breaking the ground for our new headquarters at Marlesford. Since our incorporation on 10th August 2010, the company has grown from a team of just Andrew and an apprentice…
  • digger-1

    New project added

    We have added a new project to our web portfolio. Working to a design by Plaice Design we created an impressive double-height kitchen converting the existing dining room into a utility room with cabinets handmade in our own workshop. Have a look.
  • digger-1

    Our new normal

    It is wonderful to have all of our sites back working as they were before lockdown. Well 'almost' as they were! Things are different. Our teams have had to adopt new working practices to ensure that everyone stays healthy as well as safe. We have adopted new working practices to comply with the Government's guidance…
  • digger-1

    More than satisfied

    At Stowe we want to do more than satisfy our clients. We actively nurture a culture of 'pride in a job well done'. We know its working when we get a letter like this. There is nothing more gratifying than that both we and our client are thrilled with a completed project and happy with…
  • Open - Phased Return
    digger-1

    Phased Return

    Further to our announcement on 27th March, we are pleased to advise that we have started to reopened the company’s operations on a phased return.   The Government’s position, which has been reaffirmed by the Prime Minister yesterday, is that construction should continue, subject to meeting essential conditions:   it can be carried out under…

  • digger-1

    Temporarily Closed

    Whilst we have always seen the need to keep the economy moving, providing we could do it safely, the overwhelming guidance from the Government and Health Professionals is that everyone, other than keyworkers, needs to stay at home to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. We have therefore made the decision to suspend all construction activities…

  • Framework Win
    digger-1

    Framework Win

    After a vigorous tender process we are thrilled to have been awarded a place on the Suffolk County Council’s Construction Framework. Being within lot 1 will provide us with the opportunity to work for Suffolk County Council and Concertus over the next 4 years for projects up to £750,000.   We are delighted that our…