Building the New School

We have built our own Montessori classroom in the garden of the ‘lang rigg’ of 44 South Street, and moved in in February 2015. Very exciting.

Here are some photos (as of Sept 2014) to show you a few steps along the way.


In the beginning

Digging a hole

Still below ground

Strong foundations

80 tons of concrete!

First walls

Bringing in the beams

Putting the beams in place

The roof, early days

Up the garden path,    and fast forward to …

Underfloor heating

Underfloor Heating

Cladding of Scots  Larch

Exterior cladding of Scots Larch

Waterproofing the roof

Waterproofing the roof.

The interior takes shape

The Interior takes shape

Windows to the garden

Windows to the garden

Preparing the garden

Up the garden path again.