Welcome to Contemporary Log Living!
We love all aspects of self-building, big or small and have a passion for outdoor living spaces and creating unique personal studios and custom granny annexes. Check out this short video to learn more about what we can help you do.
New! Garden Annexes Range Designed Specifically For The Back Garden
- A Superb Range of Garden Annexes Specifically Designed For Elderly Care, Downsizing And Young Independents
- Each Design Is Available In Both Flat Or Pitched Roof Options
- Full Planning Permission Service Available
- Turn Key Annexe Solutions In Association With Our UK Manufacturer IHUS
Custom Annexes Built With You In Mind
- Turn-key Services
- Planning Permission Service
- Custom interior options or standard designs
- Free Site Consultations
The #1 Way To Self-Build Your Dream Home In The UK
- High Energy Efficiency
- Quick build time
- Choice of external cladding and finishes
- Your ideal floor plan and interior design
- Turn-key service or shell build for you to finish off
Create Extra Income With A Guest Lodge Business
- Contemporary Cabins Make Excellent Guest Lodges
- Can Be Used For B&B or Leisure
- Designed to your floor plan and specification
How Contemporary Log Living Began ...
Contemporary Log Living began when Pete & Diane Cossie were part of the sales and marketing team at the Ideal Home Show 2011.
We completely fell in love with the concept of open plan living and could see that the UK consumer has very little choice when it comes to self-building, large or small.
"Since then we have successfully built Log Homes and Annexes in Shropshire, Somerset, Hampshire, Cumbria, Essex, Kent, Wiltshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire, Hereford, Surrey, Wales and more.
We also have vast experience when it comes to Planning Permission because we've been involved with the building industry for over 30 years.
So when we show up for one of our free site consultations with you (and most of them are a 3 hour drive from where we are based) people are surprised to find that we just roll up, make you feel completely at ease and LISTEN to what you want us to help you build.
The personal service is something we offer and we build your annexe, cabin or home with a heart because we care.
Our claim to fame is that we were the sales and marketing team that went on to be the ONLY company EVER to have sold the Ideal Home Show show house.
It was SUCH an event that it ended up being featured on Amanda Lamb's My Flat Pack Home TV show when the TV crew followed it's journey to it's new location in Cornwall.
New 2017 Granny Annexe Brochure Available. Instant Download!
Introducing our latest Granny Annexe brochure (completely updated for 2017) which comes with a new 4-part email series called
"Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Granny Annexes But Were Afraid to Ask!"
Helpful, informative and the easiest way to find out exactly how to build a real little home at the bottom of the garden for Mum & Dad