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Charleswood Property Developments Ltd

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Charleswood is a family run business, undertaking all aspect of building, property development and renovation work. Charleswood was established in 2008 by Mark Wood. Drawing on 26 years of experience as a senior project manager for a major UK Blue Chip Company, Mark’s commitment to quality workmanship, timely delivery, prompt and accurate communication, good customer service and satisfaction form the foundations of the company ethos.
At Charleswood, teamwork really matters. We pride ourselves on the range of expertise we can bring to your project and we are dedicated to providing our customers with the highest standards of specification and care.
As a family run business, we understand the importance of treating your property with respect. We promise to treat your home as if it were our own. This means we will respect your personal space and belongings and will maintain tidy and safe work areas.
Our team can take your ideas from the drawing board to reality and deliver the home you've dreamed of.

What we do

  • Builders

    • Extensions
    • Building services
    • Loft conversions
    • Plastering
    • Conservatories
  • Electricians

    • Electrical testing services
    • Electrical installations
  • Boiler, central heating and gas engineers

    • Gas safety testing and inspection
    • Underfloor heating
    • Boiler installation
    • Boiler repair
    • Radiators and central heating
  • Double glazing

  • Building construction contractors

  • More Services

    • design and build
    • concept to completion. turn key service

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Impressive Renovation
Customer Service
We can highly recommend Charleswood Property Developments. They recently completed a beautiful renovation of our property, which involved the creation of a through kitchen/diner/living space from three different rooms involving the removal of two internal walls. Our bathroom, ensuite and downstairs cloakroom were also completely renewed. They were efficient, thorough and very competent. The most impressive feature of the team's work is the ease with which we could contact them and talk through ideas and issues. They explained any difficulties as the work progressed and any problems were sorted out quickly. Their work was even more impressive given the issues with Covid and the difficulties that this has presented with the supply of materials. We especially appreciated the tireless work and skill of Paul and Oliver, to mention just two of the marvellous team.
Customer in York Posted on 15/10/2020 , work completed 24/09/2020
The trader replied (on 19/10/2020)
Dear Customer, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to hear that you are enjoying the space that has been created and found the experience a positive one. Your comments will be passed onto our team. Kind regards, The Charleswood Team.
Amazing project management
Customer Service
Charleswood Property Development delivered exactly what was promised in the time frame agreed. This was a six to eight week job with only seven weeks until Christmas! By 8am on the first day it was obvious that this was a very professional building team. There were roofers, carpenters, plumbers, electricians and general builders all over my house. They at all times treated me and my property with respect.They also made sure not to unnecessarily disturb my neighbours. On Christmas day I was able to welcome my family into my newly renovated and refurbished home. Thank you Mark, Paul and the rest of the team.
Happy Bunny York Posted on 17/01/2020 , work completed 19/12/2019
Good job, well done.
Customer Service
Despite one or two minor issues with communications, the Charleswood Team delivered. A failed window lintel turned out to be due to water ingress above the window, but this was quickly resolved and a new lintel installed. Internal cracking within our property was also dealt with in a very professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend this company to others.
Customer in York Posted on 24/10/2019 , work completed 06/09/2019
The trader replied (on 25/11/2019)
Thank you for your feedback and for enabling us to resolve the issues you have described. We are pleased that you feel that we have done a good job and are happy to recommend us to others.
Professional service
Customer Service
Mark and his company did some repair work on my house back in 2016 which included fixing the roof. In September 2019 I noticed that a small area of the ridge tiles needed attention. Within a couple of days of emailing Mark, he had dispatched his site foreman to have a look who fixed the problem there and then. Bearing in mind they were busy with bigger jobs and that this was over 3 years after completing the work on my house, I consider the service I have received to be extremely professional. I would not hesitate to have Mark and his company complete work on my house again. Nor would I hesitate to recommend him to anybody I knew who needed a builder.
Customer in York Posted on 16/09/2019 , work completed 06/09/2019
The trader replied (on 07/10/2019)
Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really do appreciate it. Whilst we initially carried out the work 3 years ago it is all part of the service and we are pleased that the problem was resolved to your satisfaction. Kind regards, Mark
Great company to work with
Customer Service
From the outset the communication was clear. We were kept updated throughout the work. The work has been completed to a high standard. We would highly recommend the company and hope to continue working with them in the future.
Customer in York Posted on 05/08/2019 , work completed 28/05/2019
Utter fantastic build and experience
Customer Service
From the word go, Mark and his team were fantastic. Everything was made so easy and they always turned up when they said they would and very accommodating to all of our requirements and needs. They fully understood the project and the end result that we were wanting to achieve. Every member of the team was fantastic and very friendly and helpful throughout the process. The quality and standard of work exceeded our expectations. Paul the site manager always went over and beyond to ensure that we were happy at every stage and communicated brilliantly with us. I would without doubt recommend and use this company again in the future. We are so happy with the end result and it has made such a massive difference to our family home. Thank you so so much Team Charleswood.
Customer in York Posted on 12/03/2019 , work completed 01/12/2018
The trader replied (on 02/05/2019)
Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We value your feedback and are pleased that we delivered the project to your satisfaction. Kind regards, Mark
Wonderful house renovation and extension
Customer Service
Mark and his team have done a smashing job extending and renovating our house. My husband and I thought the whole process would be stressful whichever building team we appointed however Mark and Paul dealt with everything with professionalism making the process nothing but exciting and enjoyable. Aspects of the project where we wanted things changing from the spec, we found were often simply resolved by speaking to Charleswood about it, and we would return on our next visit to site to find our requirements had just been arranged, no fuss, no issues. The finish on all the work is done to a great standard. Mark and Paul are true gentlemen who clearly want the job to be done to a high standard and put a high value on ensuring their customers are please with their work.
Customer in York Posted on 09/03/2019 , work completed 02/02/2019
Excellent service
Customer Service
From the first time I met Mark, to the completion of our extension, his team were prompt, helpful and the quality of the work, better than expected. Nothing was too much for them when we amended the spec and advice given was appreciated. Building work is always messy but they cleaned up after every shift. I would easily recommend them to anyone.
Peter, North Yorkshire Posted on 12/12/2018 , work completed 12/12/2018
Excellent building work and service
Customer Service
Charleswood Property Developments came highly recommended by two people who had each had building work carried out. From the initial contact with Mark Wood we were confident that the work would be carried out to a high standard and we were not disappointed. The work was completed within the time specified, to a high standard and by a professional and friendly team. Nothing was too much trouble and any additional requests and changes were always taken into account. Special thanks to Mark, Andy and Paul. The work undertaken on our home was a small project and we are now considering a much larger project for next year. I would not hesitate to recommend Charleswood Developments Ltd.
Happy Customer Posted on 09/11/2017 , work completed 09/11/2017
Super new bathroom
Customer Service
We are delighted with our smart new bathroom. The work was carried out very efficiently with minimal disruption t ourselves. All the workers were very pleasant and clearly skilled at their speciality's.
Hilary, North Yorkshire Posted on 23/01/2017 , work completed 23/01/2017