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Innovative Products

Gowercroft was recommended to Repton School by another local school during an informal chat. We had 3 quite different requirements on the Estate. Firstly, we wanted to improve the ground floor ventilation of a Grade II Listed cottage used to house a member of the school staff by adding 2 new windows to the rear of the property. Our second project was straightforward replacement of a rotten timber sash in a non-listed domestic property and lastly we wanted to replace 6 windows in the top floor of a classroom block to again improve ventilation, as the existing windows were not openable. The challenges were finding replacement windows that matched the existing single glazed timber sash’s, met the conservation and heritage requirements and gave us longevity and the energy performance of double glazed units. From the start Gowercroft were excellent in providing suitable drawings and information to satisfy Listed Building Consent and they introduced us to Pilkington SpaciaTM glazing which ticked several of the boxes. There was quite a long lead time for the glazing but once supplied the installation and manufacture/finish of the new windows was problem free and excellent. The price was competitive. I would definitely consider using or recommending Gowercroft in the future. Barry law, Estates Bursar

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Barry Law, Estates Bursar, Repton School

Quality had a big impact on the buyers

In 2011, I undertook a barn conversion in rural Derbyshire. We were looking for a joinery company who could deliver the highly bespoke items required, while also offering the traditional appearance, neat joints and thin glazing bars required for the conservation-area. We chose Gowercroft after looking at a number of options and I was delighted with the outcome. They delivered an excellent quality product to the timeline required, helping us to keep on track with the development. We sold all of the dwellings without difficulty and the quality of the windows and doors had a big impact on the buyers. I have no hesitation in recommending Gowercroft for both the standard of products and the attentive service I received.

The Ems Farm project with heritage windows and doors from sustainable wood and double glazing

Jeremy Dunn, Elms Farm

Ticked Every Box

Although Southview isn’t in a designated conservation area, we were still committed to building a traditional looking home that would be in keeping with our unspoilt surroundings.

Sustainability, energy efficiency, low maintenance and craftsmanship were in the forefront of our minds when we chose Gowercroft, who ticked every box, impressing us with the quality of their workmanship throughout.

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Tony Fallows, Wearside Contractors Ltd, Hartlepool - Southview

Key Partner in the Build

Gowercroft production and design teams were a key partner in the build. My aim was to make communication and ease of information to all trades a priority, I saw this as vital to keep the project on cost and on time, and at the same time maintain the quality finish.

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Mark Wolfe, The Pastures

Exceptionally good guarantees

I was looking for a local high-end joinery company, capable of delivering modern but traditional looking timber products at competitive prices – Gowercroft provided all of this supported by exceptionally good guarantees

Simon Westbury - Hillside Farm, Derbyshire

Embraced our vision

From the start of the project, David Brown of Gowercroft embraced our vision and helped us design a product that met the local planning constraints with all the criteria of aesthetics and performance. Their traditional craftsmanship and use of innovative, modern materials delivered a product that worked. I would have no hesitation in recommending Gowercroft for all types of projects; their assistance with design is invaluable.

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Ivan White - Riber Castle Project Director, Cross Tower Ventures Ltd.

Warmer and More Comfortable

I am very pleased with the new windows, which have made a huge difference to the look and feel of the house. The damp smell has now gone, the air feels “healthier” and the house is much warmer and more comfortable.

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Chris Walker - Harvington Hall, Kidderminster

Friendly and Helpful

I found that Gowercroft offered both the slim double-glazing and Accoya timber products that I required for this project and when I contacted them Andy was happy to give me a guided tour of their small factory, still in Wirksworth at the time. He then provided quotes for different materials: softwood, hardwood and Accoya. The work I saw was of a high standard and they were friendly and helpful. It seems to be run like a small family business with customer care being a high priority!

The double-glazed windows were all factory finished and fitted by Gowercroft to the satisfaction of myself, my client at Holbrook Hall and the Conservation Officer at Amber Valley Borough Council.

Holbrook hall after having new wooden windows fitted

Darren Mayner BAHons BArch ARB, Principal Architect at Darren Mayner Architecture, Holbrook Hall Project

Their products breathe new light into our property

We spent many difficult months trying to find an appropriate supplier who could deliver a new window which suited the property, before discovering Gowercroft. We couldn't be happier with the end result, their products breathe new light into our property!

Gallery shots of Olde Longmoor Hall in Derbyshire after Gowercroft fitted new timber windows and doors

Mr and Mrs Smith, Olde Longmoor Hall, High Peak, Derbyshire

A company that goes the extra mile

We have been using Gowercroft for the past 8 years and have always found them to have a high standard of quality and professionalism, often lacking in British manufacturing companies.

I would have no hesitation in recommending Gowercroft, a company that goes the extra mile and add value to any project.

Barry Glantz, WillowAcre Investments & Developments Ltd

Courteous and polite

The best thing about working with Gowercroft was Dave’s design input. Courteous and polite fitting team. Dave and Josh

Simon Hollin

Attention to Detail

Quality of product and attention to detail

John Thornley


Impressed by the efficiency and quality of windows.

Mr and Mrs Clegg

Pleasant, Courteous and Professional

The fitters were excellent, surveyor knowledgable and helped to produce a good design. Quality of Windows is excellent.
We have received many positive comments from friends and passers by.

Sharon and John Hawkins

Very Little could be improved!

Elapsed time from order placement to installation significantly improved on previous installations

EA Ward

Absolutely Delighted

We felt happy and satisfied from start to finish with the very professional attitude and helpfulness of all the staff throughout each stage of the process. Absolutely delighted with the very high quality of our finished windows.

Alistair and Amanda Wier

Cannot think of anything to improve

We liked dealing with a small number of people and the final product

David Erskine

Quality Product for Listed Building

Professionalism, quality of product and people experienced with listed buildings

Roger Kimberley

Professional Service

Professional service and a high quality finished product

John Sargeant