Are You Thinking About Custom Building Your Dream Home?

Are you new to the custom build process? We work with Hugr Homes to customise plots at Wellbank, so that you have someone to guide you along the way and a support network of industry professionals. Hugr Homes make custom building your dream home easy, especially for first time buyers. Read on to find out what the custom build journey looks like at Wellbank.


Wellbank Sales Pod

Visit the Wellbank Sales Pod

Visit the sales pod where Joe Higginson, Owner and Director of Hugr Homes, will explain how custom build works and guide you through the process. Kick off your custom build journey with Joe on-site at Wellbank every second Saturday and last Sunday of the month, 12-2pm. Joe will show you the site and answer all your questions!

House Types

Choose a Plot from the Design Guide

Once you’ve had a chat with Joe, you will choose a plot from the Wellbank Design Guide. Wellbank and Hugr Homes have worked closely with the Lake District National Park Authority and Artform Architects to create a design guide of different house types and styles which reflect the surrounding landscape and the Wellbank vision. These options provide choice and customisation while keeping the custom build elements easy and streamlined. 

House types include:

–       Three, four and five-bedroom detached houses 

–       Two and three-bedroom bungalows

–       Big windows 

–       Materials inspired by the natural landscape

Sales Pod Meeting

Customise with Hugr Homes

After you’ve chosen your plot, you will sit down with Joe from Hugr Homes to personalise your dream home. This will include choosing the layout, adjusting room dimensions and deciding on materials. This is the exciting part and Joe will use his expertise to help you design a house with your needs in mind.

Support Network and Industry Professionals

Working with Hugr Homes makes every turn in the custom build process easy for buyers, especially if you’ve never done it before. Hugr Homes also provide a support network of UK based industry professionals to help you with every aspect of the buying and designing process, including mortgages, house types and energy efficiency. 

Mayflower Mortgages (Mortgages)

Mayflower Mortgages are available to provide professional advice on funding your custom build home at Wellbank. With over 10 years industry experience, Mayflower Mortgages are an independent family firm who provide excellent, personalised advice for getting the best deal on custom and self-build mortgages. They can assist you with project budgets; run project feasibility assessments; offer bespoke build costings; source lenders; and advise on cashflow stage release payments and re-financing.

Mayflower Mortagages are a Gold Partner within NaCSBA

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Fleming Homes (Timber Frames)

Fleming Homes provide timber frames for houses at Wellbank, offering speed, quality, sustainability and cost effectiveness. They produce high quality, open panel and pre-insulated timber frame houses which are adaptable and easy to customise. Hugr Homes work with Fleming Homes to design the layout of your house, making the most of the stunning scenery around Wellbank and personalising according to your needs.

Fleming Homes Kitchen

Energy Efficiency

Extreme Low Energy (ELe) are a low energy product specialist, offering low cost energy solutions for lighting, electric heating and renewable power. Customising your home at Wellbank is easy and reduces your energy bills as well as your carbon footprint! ELE are all about innovation and work closely with Hugr Homes to design houses with provide bespoke products, including solar panels and LED lighting.

ELE are a multi-award winning low energy product specialist.

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Your Dream Home at Wellbank

Overall, Wellbank is an outstanding custom build housing development in the Lake District National Park and we work with Hugr Homes and their team of industry leading professionals to design personalised and cost-efficient homes. If you would like to find out more about a plot at Wellbank, pop in and see Joe at the Sales pod or make an online enquiry now!