Posted on 27. Jan, 2010

Garage and Workshop with Log Store, Penzance, Cornwal

This compact yet versatile garage has ample parking room for a single car as well as a secure adjacent room.  The room in this build is used as a workshop there is also a wood store on the side of the building.

The timber cladding is feather edge and the roof is slate. Other cladding and roof coverings are available.


Floor Options

  • Strip foundation with 150mm concrete slab.
  • Thickened slab with 150mm concrete slab thickened at edges to a depth of 600mm and 600mm wide.
  • All concrete to include fibre reinforcement, as an anti-crack measure, to the approval of the Local Authority.

There are various other options for the base depending on ground conditions which can be discussed.

Frame Work

  • Structurally graded and fully tanalised – 9mm Structural Ply.
  • Foil-backed Breather Membrane.
  • 25 x 50mm Battens.
  • 100mm x 50mm Redwood internal walls.

External Cladding

  • 35mm x 170mm Redwood feathered edge (other options available).

Internal Cladding

  • Standard 22mm x 150mm V-jointed tongue and groove Redwood (Other sizes, mouldings available).

Dry lined option available


  • Exposed main Glulam beam 90mm 400mm.
  • Exposed V – jointed Tongue and Groove cladding.
  • Rafters 50mm x 175mm @ 600mm centres.
  • Cellotex double R GA 85mm thick.
  • Tyvex Membrane.
  • Battens.
  • 18mm Stirling Board.
  • Choice of reinforced felt shingles
  • (Cedar Shingles option available).


  • Ext. Walls Cellotex double R GA 60mm thick
  • Int. Walls Rockwool slab insulation
  • Floor Cellotex double R GA 50mm thick


  • All windows are softwood and double glazed.
  • Internal doors are Redwood ledge and braced.
  • Double patio doors are hardwood and double glazed.


  • All external cladding and framework is tanalised
  • Exterior of cabin, windows and doors are treated with 2 coats of oil based preservative, colour to customers choice.
  • Interior of cabin is flame retardent varnish to all exposed timber.

Height To Eaves

  • 2250mm (for single story garage).

Height To Ridge

  • 3750mm (for single story garage).


Arrives on site as panels and bolted together, all cladding fixed on site. Prices include delivery and erection on prepared base which we can quote for. Our prices do not include fixtures and fittings. However we do have our own approved, electricians and kitchen manufacturers and fitters and can therefore arrange this work for you.