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PostPosted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 9:29 pm 
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Just bought a house with this blockwork which our surveyor said he'd never seen before.
https://ibb.co/p3YYPBC
https://ibb.co/1QbGvYX
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:31 pm 
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Remind me of concrete cribbing blocks :dunno:



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:36 am 
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Is it in the UK, if so, which part? Or are you somewhere else?


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:12 pm 
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It’s in Stourbridge, West Midlands. Built 1945 and apart from ours and the attached property (semi) there are no others like it.


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I take it was/is a prefab ?


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 12, 2019 6:25 pm 
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Bob225 wrote:
I take it was/is a prefab ?


No, not a prefab - some sort of system build though.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:04 pm 
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Did a bit of googling and come across this https://www.bisfhouse.com/category/non- ... tructions/ it may give you a lead



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Bob225 wrote:
Did a bit of googling and come across this https://www.bisfhouse.com/category/non-traditional-constructions/ it may give you a lead


Thank you, it’s non of those listed but I’ve just posted on their forum so will see if anyone there can shed some light.


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Someone looking over my shoulder said ground stabilisation blocks?


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For anyone interested here is the op's thread on the bisf forum

https://www.bisfhouse.com/Community/hou ... blockwork/



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Bob225 wrote:
For anyone interested here is the op's thread on the bisf forum

https://www.bisfhouse.com/Community/house-identification/anyone-know-this-blockwork/


Thanks for the signpost to BISF, Marc over there is being extremely helpful and has reached out to other contacts as he can't find any reference of it.


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https://www.bisfhouse.com/community/hou ... -blockwork

Any update on this ?


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