05/03/2018 Self Build Made Simple

On Saturday 10th March Charlie will be speaking at the Self Build Made Simple event at Graven Hill in Bicester. The event is an opportunity to tour the Graven Hill site, speak to home providers and put your questions to the Graven Hill team.

Graven Hill is currently the UK’s largest self-build site offering the exciting opportunity to design and build your own home.

Charlie will also be launching a competition to win a concept design for your home from Charlie Luxton Design. Click this link for more info.

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