Wickford Development Co Ltd are proud to announce that once again Woodlands Park has been awarded the NHBC Seal of Excellence Regional Award for a Medium Sized Builder in London and the South East for 2019. This really is an outstanding achievement and a credit to Aaron Parradine the Senior Site Manager, EJ Taylor and Sons Ltd management team as well as of course all the professional tradesmen that work so hard to deliver these quality homes.
To achieve these standards year in year out is simply outstanding. Just to put some perspective on this, around 16,000 site managers were competing for the awards, this year’s 450 Quality Award winners (1st round) were hand-picked for their excellent standards on site of which Woodlands Park was one. Following 12 months of rigorous judging, the first-round winners then competed for the Seal of Excellence Awards and Regional Winner titles.
Wickford as the Regional winner have now made it along with 5 other regional award winners (in the medium builder category) for the Supreme Award final which is usually held in January.
'Quality from start to finish' is the maxim of Wickford Developments founder, who has headed a winning team of top class tradesmen that have collectively won, for more than 50 years, over 41 individual NHBC Pride in the Job awards, including 12 times regional winner and UK finalist.
Some of the awards include:
The following are a selection of the standard features included in the asking price at Woodlands Park
Our homes are traditionally built with quality brick and concrete block materials. There are numerous external finishes employed across the varying house types which gives each plot a distinctive feel.
Across Woodlands Park there are over 35 differing brick types and as many as 15 types of roof tiles have been used. Rendered external finishes have been used strategically dispersed to add character to the estate.
On selected house types the sparse use of eternit weatherboarding complements the variety of finishes and colours.
The energy rated UPVC windows are of varying types either sliding sash or casement to suit the style of the house.
On selected house types there are fitted aluminium bi-fold doors.
All our plots have a laid patio and a turfed lawn with planting to the front garden, brindle block paviours are laid in driveways, parking courts and raised road platforms.
A feature of Woodlands Park of is the beautiful landscaped areas in around the various phases across the development. Wickford Development have planted and nurtured hundreds of trees across the site to ensure the ambience of the estate is enjoyed by those living and visiting Woodlands Park.
Wickford Development still employ traditional wet trades in the homes that they build to ensure a hard wall finish. Ceilings are also fully plastered. Ornate coving and ceiling roses are installed in the ground floor and main living areas with standard coving installed in all other rooms where practicable.
The moulded skirtings and architraves with rosettes are made from softwood timber and each staircase is bespokely made to each house.
The Paula Rosa Manhattan Kitchen with comes with quality fitted appliances.
Quality ROCA sanitaryware is fitted throughout each plot with basin under cupboards and touch sensitive mirrors.
All ensuite showers come with Aqualisa thermostatic temperature and flow controls. Bathrooms are either fully or part tiled with porcelain tiles.
All three storey houses have a Megaflow pressurised pumped hot and cold water system.
Two storey houses have a traditional indirect vented hot water system.
Central heating and hot water is fired by an Ideal Logic gas energy efficient boiler.
Fitted carpets is a standard specification for our finished homes and the curtains and blinds are tailor made for each plot.
Wickford Development provide quality appliances as standard across all our house types. AEG washer/dryers, dishwashers and fridge/ freezers. The cookers are either freestanding Bertazzoni range or if integrated AEG ovens and hobs.
All our homes come with CAT 5 cabling as standard to rooms with TV points. Bathrooms have fitted touch lit mirror cabinets above the basin. Aqualisa Thermostatic shower controls are fitted to all ensuites.
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