This large original 1960’s stucco-over-brick home with wooden sash windows was purchased with vision and passion. Gregg Builders were set to task to transform this dated home into a light-and-bright family oasis.
Through the entry door you are standing on the original Rimu floor boards which have been sanded back to life, and stained in dark coffee brown. The open-plan kitchen is defined by a dropped ceiling with feature LED lighting, and an island bench to enjoy the company of others while cooking.
This modern kitchen designed by Armstrong Interiors also features a butler’s scullery complete with tiles splashbacks, stone tops and top of the line appliances. Adjacent to the kitchen is the dining area complete with large table and a stunning feature light looking through large bi-fold doors to an expansive garden.
The living room (which was an addition as the home) consists of a large open area with bi-fold doors leading to an outdoor patio area. This area draws you in with a freestanding fire complete with tiled wall, feature chandelier and glass shelving. Off the living room leads you to three spacious bedrooms with the main bathroom spacious and light with dark oak cabinetry, double bowls with quality fittings and large shower. The master suite has a built-in wardrobe system and ensuite with a 2.7-metre-long his-and-hers stone-top vanity, dark oak cabinetry, built-in bath and large shower.
This large home has received many features to become what it is today, including:
Gregg Builders wins awards because we're good at what we do.
Christchurch Master Builders of architecturally designed homes
Gregg Builders of Christchurch builds and renovates Canterbury’s most iconic architecturally-designed residential homes.
The company's history dates back to 1939, when Christchurch Master Builder George Gregg went into business. Three generations of Gregg family builders have managed the company over the last 70 years, with George's grandson Colin Gregg now serving as Managing Director.
In the decades that Gregg Builders has been operating, building technology and building methods have changed considerably. Gregg Builders's exemplary standards of workmanship, however, remain the same.
Gregg Builders has received numerous Master Builder awards throughout the years, and many clients have come back to the company to build their second and even third homes, owing to the quality of Gregg Builders architectural houses.
Your ideal Christchurch building company
If you are planning to build or renovate in Christchurch or the wider Canterbury region, no project is too difficult for Gregg Builders. The team relishes a challenge, be it a complex design, tricky or precarious site, or using unconventional building materials.
With Gregg Builders's technical expertise, thorough planning, and clear communication, the team will deliver exactly what you want, on time, within your budget.
A complete record
From building foundations to finished joinery, Gregg Builders photographs and videos the entire construction process, providing clients with a complete visual record of their building project. Take a look at the most recent completed projects in the Gregg Builders portfolio for an idea of what can be done.
From architects to handover of keys
Are you thinking about building a new custom home? Gregg Builders can recommend an architect who specialises in designing your desired style of house, within your budget.
Many residential house plans of past projects are available at the Gregg Builders office, and browsing over them is is a great way to source ideas, and get an idea of potential costs. Opening discussions with Gregg Builders will also enable you to get a clear picture of what building an architectural home means in post-quake Christchurch, as the team is well-versed in the complexities of new earthquake building codes.
If you already have building plans and specifications ready for pricing and are looking for a construction company of architectural builder, Gregg Builders is ready to take your project from whatever stage you're currently at, and follow right through to final handover of keys.
No matter what your situation, contact us for an obligation-free consultation.