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.
Our hand-cut oak trusses are sawn along the grain to preserve and accentuate the wood’s natural form. The timber can be finished in a variety of fashions…
As a more attractive alternative to standard construction materials, our oak frame structures are ideal, representing a connection between the internal space and the outdoor environment…
Altham Oak’s bridges, built to eye-catching standards of high-quality, are created employing traditional construction and engineering techniques, often centuries old…
Garden Furniture & Buildings
More so than any of Altham Oak’s products, our external and garden features offer the opportunity for customers’ imaginative ideas to be realised…
Beams & Internal Features
At Altham Oak, we know that smaller internal carpentry elements can still display the results of fine craftsmanship and sound material selection…