Mansard loft conversions give the biggest results in terms of extra living space, although they typically also involve more construction work than other types of loft conversions. However, as with all Harrogate loft conversions, they are more affordable and less stressful than moving house.
What is a mansard loft conversion?
A mansard loft conversion is usually built to the rear of your property and alters the structure of your sloped roof so that it has an almost straight gradient. Windows are built into the new roof structure as small dormers. A mansard loft conversion is big enough to support multiple room configurations such as two bedrooms and a bathroom. Mansard loft conversions are suitable for most types of properties and can be finished to match your property.
Do mansard loft conversions in Harrogate require planning persmission?
Because mansard loft conversions alter the structure of your home, they usually do require planning permission. You should always check with your local authority in Harrogate to find out about their planning policy requirements as some are stricter than others. As well as planning permission, your completed mansard loft conversion will require building regulations approval.
How much does it cost for a mansard loft conversion?
The average cost of a mansard loft conversion in Harrogate and the surrounding areas is roughly £40k. The actual cost will depend on many factors including the size, design, and any fixtures and fittings. At Moore & Sadler Ltd, we can provide a free site visit where one of our experienced surveyors will assess your property and your ideas, as well as measure the space available, in order to give you an accurate quote.