Many thanks to the customers who have given us permission to use their pictures on our website. This page is intended to allow potential customers to see what might be done with our timber.

  

September 2018

The large pergola below was constructed using 200 x 200 mm oak beams by David Greaves Landscape Design & Construction.

 

   

August 2018

Our sawn deck boards are cut from larch, cedar or oak. For more information, please click on the following link.

 

  

August 2018

We cut western red cedar fencing to order. The most popular current style uses planed lath arranged horizontally as shown below. We generally cut the lath at 45 x 20 mm or 70 x 20 mm (finished sizes).

 

   

July 2018

The photo below shows how our square-edge cladding boards are normally arranged vertically with a small clapping strip to cover the join.  

  

June 2018

Our oak beams were used in the construction of this outdoor kitchen/bar as part of a landscaping project by David Greaves Landscape Design & Construction.

 

   

June 2018

We cut natural-edge cladding boards to order. Larch and western red cedar can be supplied and used untreated as they are classed as semi-durable softwoods (out of ground contact). We have the ability to pressure treat all of our products with Tanalith preservative if preferred.  

 

  

May 2018

Our oak feather-edge cladding boards and oak beams were used on the outdoor building below by Bertram Design and Build.

 

  

April 2018

A couple of photos below from Jane at Desmond & Molly: an oak table and a toolshed incorporating our larch cladding boards. Take a look at the Desmond & Molly Shop for more unique, creative products, or contact Jane about commissioned work, either design, craft or art.

    

   

March 2018

Our oak sleepers were used in the following project by Viridis Garden Design, which includes an outdoor seating area and firepit! Viridis Garden Design offer outdoor design and landscaping in both Leicestershire and Rutland. 

    

  

March 2018

This bridge was built by Chris Brewin Landscapes using oak beams and cedar deck boards supplied by Belvoir Sawmill. The design, shaping and construction was all his own work.

 

  

  

February 2018

Sycamore serving boards from Live Edge of Leicester

 

  

January 2018

John Cox is a regular customer of our Offcut Shed, and uses our oak offcuts to fashion the heads on many of his country sticks. For more information on his range of crooks, market sticks and thumb sticks, please call 01476 870959, or visit his Facebook Page. All sticks are individually priced.

 

   

December 2017

We recently supplied the heavy-duty feather-edge cladding and larch beams for the new farm shop at March House Farm in Great Dalby. The farm shop, which includes a butchery and deli, is open to the public seven days a week. As well as their home reared and butchered beef, lamb and pork, the shop sells a range of fresh fruit and vegetables, homemade cakes and pies , cheese and fresh bread.

 

 

November 2017

Something on a smaller scale: bowls made using elm offcuts from our Offcut Shed. Thanks to John Lockwood of Unlocked Wood for the photo. You can see more of his bowls and other hand crafted timber items in his Gallery

 

   

October 2017

Larch natural edge cladding, this time on a garden workshop designed and built by The Hadmade Hut Co. We also supplied the oak and ash worktops inside.

 

  

September 2017

Photos below of a couple of oak mantlepiece beams we supplied recently. We can cut oak beams to size, and plane to a smooth finish as required. However, all of our oak is fresh sawn rather than dry, so anything that we cut is liable to crack and move (bend/twist) after installation. 

 

  

August 2017

These planed Douglas fir slats were used by the customer to renovate a cast iron bench.

  

August 2017

We cut the Douglas fir beams and larch natural edge cladding for the bespoke shed below, designed and constructed by Stonetree Landcapes. Based in Melton Mowbray, Stonetree Landscapes offer a comprehensive garden design and landscaping service across Leicestershire and Rutland.

    

  

July 2017

More oak beams, this time for an extension in South Croxton, Leicestershire. 

  

June 2017

The Old Wharf Tearoom in Hickling is now open! We've supplied a fair amount of timber for the renovation project, including the sign below.  

 

 

 

May 2017

This is the bar top we recently supplied to The Craft Rooms in Lincoln city centre, a new bar that specialises in craft beer and real ales. It's a slab of ash that we cut to 2900 x 600 x 75 mm and sanded to a smooth finish.

 

 

April 2017

More quality workmanship from Chris Brewin. An oak porch now!

 

  

April 2017

We recently cut the oak beams and oak lath for the project below. It was constructed by SL Joinery, who cover work from domestic renovations and extensions through to large new build developments. For more information, give them a ring on 07962 262 280 or 0116 2355 456.

 

 

March 2017

This table constructed by Chris Brewin is a departure from his usual landscaping work. It features a waney-edged, spalted beech plank, which we ripped down the middle so that he could use it either side of a piece of glass for the table top. To see more, please visit his Facebook page: Live Edge of Leicester.

 

 

February 2017

Belvoir Sawmill provided the materials for this lecturn, which was made by Storm Events for London Zoo.

 

 

February 2017

The pergola below was constructed by Chris Brewin Landscapes using western red cedar supplied by Belvoir Sawmill. The timber in question came from a block of cedar located exactly one mile from our yard on the Belvoir Estate.

 

  

January 2017

The table below has been constructed using a piece of cedar of Lebanon supplied by Belvoir Sawmill. We keep a range of boards in stock from a variety of species, which can be browsed by visiting our yard.

 

  

December 2016

Chopping boards made to order by The Handmade Hut Co. using locally sourced timber from Belvoir Sawmill.

 

December 2016

A big western red cedar project below designed and constructed by local landscaping company Rothley Bespoke. We cut the cedar cladding, beams and deck boards for the project, which included a pergola, shed, log store and deck. Rothley Bespoke offer a complete landscaping service, and also design and construct bespoke garden buildings. For more information, please visit the Rothley Bespoke webpage.

 

 

November 2016

A wheelwright using timber from Belvoir Sawmill to make a traditional cart wheel. Oak for the spokes and ash for the 'felloes'.  

  

October 2016

A couple of pergolas constructed with timber supplied by Belvoir Sawmill.

 

  

October 2016

Ancaster Paintball and Laser Tag have been putting our bundles of slabwood to good use. You can find more information about paintballing, laser tag, karting and quad bike racing on the Ancaster Leisure webpage.

 

  

 

October 2016

Dickies Butchery at Orchard Farm, Plungar recently opened the Cow Shed Coffee Bar, which features timber supplied by Belvoir Sawmill. The sawn and Tanalised lengths of timber (200 x 22 mm) have been used as cheap cladding boards inside the cafe. For more information about the butchery and the coffee shop, please visit the Dickies Butchery webpage. 

 

 

September 2016

These raised beds were constructed by a customer out of natural edge larch boards. The larch was cut to order at approximately 250 mm wide and 38 mm thick.

 

August 2016

This 'chicken hut' was put together by The Handmade Hut Co. using timber supplied by Belvoir Sawmill. The roof is clad in 450 x 150 x 10 mm western red cedar 'shingles'. For more information about hand made huts built to your specification, please visit the company website

 

 

July 2016

Photos of a couple of tree rings that we've produced recently for weddings. Available to order to the size required (within reason!). Please be aware that circular tree rings will split and crack as they dry out.

 

 

June 2016

David Greaves Landcape Design have been busy using more of our oak in their landscaping projects. Oak beams for a walkway, oak cladding for a log store, planed oak boards for a garden bench and three huge blocks of oak for a garden structure. 

 

May 2016

A couple of examples of how some of our shorter oak offcuts have been used by our customers to build hand gates. Thanks to Andrew Cartlidge and Paul Stockwell for the photos.

 

March 2016

The gates and stable doors below were made using 200 x 30 mm Douglas fir boards supplied by Belvoir Sawmill.

 

  

February 2016

We cut oak gate posts to order.  The posts used to hang the gates below are planed 200 x 200 mm oak. Installation and gates by KC Automation, "a specialist gate automation and electric gate company with over 20 years experience supplying and installing high quality automatic gates".

 

 

January 2016

The porch below was clad in heavy-duty feather-edge boards cut from western red cedar.

 

  

January 2016

These incredible fan carved birds have been handmade by Gary at Major Oak Heritage Crafts. Each bird is made from a single piece of carefully selected larch, sourced from here at Belvoir Sawmill.

 

These birds and other items are available for sale.

 

January 2016

The timber for the new counter at George Walker Ltd was cut to order at Belvoir Sawmill.

 

December 2015

Mark Hibberd Fencing knocking in a 10 ft strainer to hang a galvanised steel gate. All fencing materials supplied by Belvoir Sawmill.

 

December 2015

This year, we have provided The Chequers Inn at Woolsthorpe by Belvoir with a range of timber for several projects at the pub, included timber cladding and oak beams for an extension to their dining room/function room. The new extension is used to host weddings and parties, and complements the existing restaurant, bar and accommodation already on offer.

 

 

November 2015

An oak veranda made using green oak beams and oak decking supplied by Belvoir Sawmill.

  

August 2015

The Douglas fir tree ring below was used as a cake stand at a wedding. If you are interested in something similar, we can cut rough tree rings to order, but they do not come with a smooth finish.

 

July 2015

The sections of elm below were cut and planed to create a unique fire surround for a customer.

 

June 2015

A slightly more unusual request, but a welcome order nonetheless. We simply provided the spruce log for the weightlifting bar below, and the customer put in the hard work to create the final product.

 

May 2015

The Douglas fir waney-edge boards used in the distinctive fencing below were cut for David Greaves Landscape Design.

 

 

May 2015

The oak posts used in the landscaping project below were cut to order for David Greaves Landscape Design.

 

 

April 2015

Raised beds constructed using Tanalised softwood timber. RAISED BED TIMBER, available from stock.

 

 

March 2015

These chunky benches were made using cedar of Lebanon supplied by Belvoir Sawmill.

 

February 2015

Belvoir Sawmill supplied the oak boards for the coaming of this 1898 Truscott motor boat renovation project. The 'quarter sawn' oak boards were steamed and bent around a jig to create the shape required.

 

  

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