After lots of discussion, the plans are in, been to planning and passed.
I spoke to the builder, Colin Scott of Scott Builders (who also did the bathroom conversion), this morning so he could arrange access. So, it’s full steam ahead !
In preparation, I read many reviews of the best water softeners and I took the obligatory “before” photos:
As you can almost just see I have filled in the swimming pool that was under the window.
As the build progresses I’ll be recording the details. See my Flickr Set here.