Welcome to Altham Oak. We specialise in artisan carpentry, combining time-honoured techniques with contemporary standards of durability and functionality with an emphasis on balancing tradition with problem-solving innovation, we work with the natural form of the oak where possible.We’re extremely competent and experienced at shaping Oak Beams to pre-determined dimensions to give a natural rustic appearance. Band sawn green oak is a beautiful addition to any home and can be worked to spectacular effect using both traditional hand crafted and mechanised techniques.Oak is synonymous with both strength and beauty and our work is an extension of this. Altham Oak’s handcrafted projects are long-lasting and weather resistant and also highlight the organic and unusual forms that oak can present, in an eye-catching fashion.

Our capabilities encompass everything from large architectural projects for builders and developers to smaller domestic schemes for private clients. We also carry out sympathetic restoration and sensitive repairs for clients with conservation carpentry requirements.

We provide a full design service and use D30 graded Oak to conform engineers specifications.

If you’d like to discuss a handcrafted green oak carpentry project, please email or call and we will strive to answer any questions, discuss your project requirement, and provide a prompt quote for the works.

  • Latest Work and Testimonials

    • Considering our new curved oak truss is effectively a piece of furniture we are going to be looking at for the rest of our lives, it was important to us that we selected the right company to help us. Altham Oak were not the cheapest I could find but Gareth and his team’s helpful and supportive approach meant I was willing to pay that little bit extra for the peace

    • Raised Tie trusses supplied to Abbot Barn, Chipping Raised Tie trusses supplied to Abbot Barn, Chipping

      Feature raised tie trusses can make an internal space look amazing, and allows head room when roof height is a constraint