Self Build Inspiration

Potton have been manufacturing timber homes for more than 50 years. Here we've gathered some self build inspiration to help you formulate your own ideas.

Visit our show centre

The Self Build Show Centre in St Neots, Cambridgeshire, is home to 5 self build homes. Each house is fully furnished with its own characteristics, showing a selection of the houses Potton can help you create. Visiting the show centre offers a glimpse in what a Potton home is like to live in, helping show what a self build home can become.

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Caxton Show Home Refurbishment

New for 2022! Visit the fully refurbished Caxton cottage, with a complete makeover and fabulous new look. Get inspired and see how we’ve brought this country-style cottage up-to-date at our Self Build Show Centre in St Neots.

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Site visits

Visit a live build

A unique opportunity to walk around a Potton home during the construction phase. You will be able to see first hand the timber frame structure, and any exposed work that has already been completed. You will be taken around the build by one of our Contracts Managers and Self Build Consultants, with the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about building a Potton home.

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House Designs and Floor Plans

Browse some of our unique house designs, ready for you to adapt in to your own bespoke home. Every self build house is unique, every self builder has their own ideas. Our collection of designs can be used as a springboard for your imagination. Make a Potton home your own by creating a bespoke home from our house designs and floor plans.

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Self Build Courses

Attend one of our Self Build Academy events to learn key self build information. Our self build experts cover a wide variety of topics to help your self build journey.

Download our brochures

Find your self build inspiration in our collection of brochures and downloads. Browse our Ideas Book to discover the range of house designs we can offer to adapt in to your own bespoke home. Potton's own Build Beautiful compiles case studies and helpful articles in to one handy self build magazine.

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