Stonewood are award-winning builders based in Wiltshire. We specialise in high specification projects and offer exceptional service as well as dedication to excellence. Our long-standing reputation is built on our quality approach, our passion for innovation and our professional, trusted relationships with clients.

When you work with Stonewood, we will share your aspirations and guide you through every aspect of the project. Our service is underpinned with teams of exceptional project managers and experienced craftsmen across the entire spectrum of building disciplines to ensure that we deliver the quality and service you deserve. The skills of our team are continuously developed through our industry-leading commitment to training.

We bring over 40 years of experience to your door, whether it’s for a refurbishment, conversion or new build of a residential or commercial property. This experience is backed up with the talent for traditional building techniques that makes Stonewood the choice of both architects and clients across the region.

While the fundamental values of quality, professionalism and service remain at the core of our business, Stonewood has grown considerably in recent years and we now employ over 130 qualified professionals. We work mainly within a 100-mile radius of our base at Castle Combe in Wiltshire, but are happy to work across the South of England if it suits your needs. 

What We Do

We are proud of our wide range of professional and private clients who use our expertise across both traditional and contemporary designs, for period refurbishments, new build, smaller works and maintenance. 

Given our focus on quality and detail, it's no surprise that we are renowned for our expertise in period buildings and enjoy long standing relationships with clients including the Badminton Estate, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, the Bathurst Estate and Bath's Royal Crescent Hotel, in addition to a host of traditional residential propertise. Our conservation prowess has also been used under the direction of the Country Archaeologist, as we were selected as part of the team that conserved the 13th century motte-and-bailey keep that gives Castle Combe (where we are based) it's name.

We're proud to be the builder of choice for Architects and Surveyors including Knight Frank and Carter Jonas; completing a range of projects ranging from £100k to in excess of £2 million, working on a magnificent range of distinctive period properties. We are set apart by our expectional standards. Click on our core values below to read client testimonials of our work.

Our core values:

Quality - our exacting standards have helped us win multiple awards and respect across the industry. Over the past 40 years we have established and proven our practices, whilst maintaining a commitment to innovation and sustainability. We work across the full range of building disciplines on high specification projects for refurbishment, conversion and new builds.
Professionalism - we ensure detailed planning and exceptional project management, completing our projects on time and in budget. We are reliable and have a passion for what we do and how we do it. We have a highly skilled team with a talent for traditional and new techniques, Find out more about our craftsmanship, supported by our commitment to training and development. More about our Professionalism and training.
Service - we pride ourselves on building strong and trusted relationship with clients, led by our commitment to integrity and honesty. We share our clients' expectations and provide continued ongoing support with transparent project management. We take a flexible, personalised approach to each project to ensure it delivers the every best result. Find out more about how we work.

LABC Building Excellence Awards 2018 - Finalist of Best Change of Use of an Existing Building or Conversion
Creative Bath Awards 2018 - Finalist of Architect and Building
Houzz - Best of Design 2017 - Winner
Houzz - Best of Design 2016 - Winner
FMB Master Builder of the Year 2015 - Winner of Apprentice Employer of the Year
LABC Building Excellence Awards 2015 - Highly Commended for Best Extension or Alteration to an Existing Home (Home Farm, Gloucestershire) 
FMB Master Builder of the Year 2012 - Winner of Large Renovation Project for South West England (Catcombe Mill)
FMB Master Builder of the Year 2010 - Winner of Large Renovation Project for South West England (Millhouse, Marden) 
FMB Master Builder of the Year 2006 - Winner of Small Renovation Project for South West England (Lower Barn, Hinton Charterhouse)

We work throughout Wiltshire and the South West.

Trades offered

Builder general
Listed Buildings/Heritage
Listed Buildings specialist

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FMB award winner

National Large Renovation Project
National Large Renovation Project

South West Commercial or Public Sector Project
South West Commercial or Public Sector Project

South West Large Renovation Project
South West Large Renovation Project

South West House Builder Award
South West House Builder Award

South West Apprentice Award
South West Apprentice Award