Hawkscroft Bespoke Sash Windows
The sliding box sash window originated in England in the 17th Century, the design coming from a time when town and city streets were narrow and windows that opened outwards could easily interfere with buildings opposite. The “Yorkshire sash” as it is more commonly known is a self-contained horizontally sliding window with counter balanced weights that allow for ease of opening.
Many original sliding sash windows survive to this day especially in Listed Buildings and other buildings of note however a great many have suffered the rigours of time and are in need of repair or replacement. Sliding sash windows are also favoured by architects and clients alike and used in new build properties and extensions to period buildings.
Hawkscroft supply and fit new and replacement sliding sash windows of all sizes to order. Our sash windows are made in the traditional way and are fitted with fasteners and lifters either in brass or other materials from an extensive range of fittings.
Hawkscroft Customisation Services
We offer full customisation in terms of window and door unit specification and are able to provide a vast array of choice when choosing colour, finishes and fittings.
We are always happy to provide guidance and recommendation in terms of specification and design if required and have a portfolio of images that can be viewed on the gallery page to help with product choice.
Get in touch now for a quotation or phone us on 01608 637148.
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