Maulden Barn, Bedfordshire

A barn, subtly modernised keeps the traditional structure of walkthroughs and original Queen post trusses of it, this conversion has kept the character of old time agriculture of its original purpose.

This barn conversion pays homage to the historical agricultural elements of its structure by maintaining elements such as the existing oak beams with original Carpentry markings. Modern amenities were introduced to make it a suitable living space for a 21st century family.

Features include smart lighting, LED starry night ceiling, and a heated feature window. Ultimately this conversion is a perfect example of combining traditional elegance and contemporary comfort living.

The building sits proudly on high ground overlooking popular a country walking area. The barn had been previously converted into 2 dwellings, where the other half is occupied by a separate resident. As a result of its prominent location in the landscape, it was vital that the exterior was not drastically changed and so the rear view of the house looks complete as one building, despite semi-detached logistics.