01323 729025

Choosing the Right Builder for your Residential Building Project

With experience of a wide range of projects and an LABC Award under our belts, you’ll find Colbran & Wingrove are a skilled and practised partner when it comes to turning your plans into reality.
 We offer a friendly and efficient service. Importantly, we also pride ourselves on excellent workmanship. With a skilled and talented team of tradesmen, we provide a full range of building, construction and decorating services. In turn, our business has grown via recommendation.

Whether you’re looking for a building partner from the earliest stage, or you are looking to gain quotes and put your project to competitive tender, we can to help. We work on a wide range of projects for private clients and developers, including... 

  • Property alterations & structural work
  • Loft conversions
  • Extensions
  • Renovation & refurbishment works
  • Disabled adaptations
  • Complete design and new build projects

Our Project Gallery is a great place to get ideas and find out more about the sort of work we carry out. And if you’d like to hear from us to get a prompt, no obligation estimate simply give us a few details via our Project Estimate form, call us on 01323 729025, or email us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Colbran & Wingrove - East Sussex Builders 

  • Trusted, independent building contractors with over 50 years’ experience
  • Residential and commercial project capability and track record
  • Local, employed, multi-skilled workforce
  • Registered with ConstructionLine & Chas accredited 
  • Detailed and transparent project quotations
  • Professional, fully insured contractor


Colbran and Wingrove are experienced, award-winning building contractors in East Sussex and Brighton & Hove. From our base in Eastbourne, we manage every building project with our own skilled workforce.

All work was completed to the agreed timings and quotation. Both the work and the finish were to the highest standard and we would recommend Colbran & Wingrove to others thinking about undertaking building works


We have used Colbran & Wingrove many times, for small and larger projects, and have always been extremely pleased both with the quality of their work and the service. A very professional company


As a surveyor I can say that the quality of the work was very good and that I would most certainly use Colbran & Wingrove again and happily recommend to others that they be included on any tender list


Having identified the problem and the solution Colbran & Wingrove carried out the necessary repair in an extremely efficient and professional manner, completing the work to my entire satisfaction


Colbran & Wingrove communicated every stage of our project precisely and I’m extremely satisfied with the work they carried out. We had quite a major re-modelling of our kitchen and they expertly and efficiently dealt with everything


Colbran & Wingrove delivered on all counts. Their co-operation was exemplary we had remarkably little hassle! Their team was effective, courteous and very well-humoured and we are extremely pleased with the result


The team of men working on the project were of a high calibre - friendly, professional and easy to deal with. The directors were approachable, informed, friendly, courteous and quick to resolve any issues. As a company we hold them in high regard and would recommend them without hesitation


Exceptional effort to ensure our paint shop modifications were made to extremely tight deadline. Pleasure to work with such professionals

Alfa Laval, Eastbourne

Delighted with the results and service from Colbran & Wingrove. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them

Eastbourne UnLtd

We were extremely pleased overall and the workforce were all very cheerful and helpful

Meads, Eastbourne

We were very impressed by the Colbran & Wingrove team. Martin’s imaginative re-design of the room has resulted in a spectacular orangery


We're delighted with the work Colbran & Wingrove carried out for us. From the initial visit and quote to completion they were professional, efficient and a pleasure to work with. They worked to a high standard causing minimal disruption

Birchwood Ford, Eastbourne

The Boarding house was handed over on time and the girls are thrilled with the space. When you consider what has been achieved in such a short timescale it’s nothing short of amazing.

Head of Operations, Roedean School

Thank you for the impressive way you approached the work, completed it on schedule and to cost. You fully lived up to your reputation for high-class building work.

Arundel Place Residents’ Company

Your team were so hardworking and respectful. Every night we came home to a tidy kitchen no matter what stage they were at. Thank you once again


Work completed perfectly, to a high standard, and with such care. Pleasure to have on-site. Very efficient and very, very tidy.

EAR Sheppard Consulting Civil & Structural Engineers, Eastbourne

Garage door looks fantastic, as if it’s always been there. Thank you for organising another well done job.


From inception to completion, Colbran & Wingrove were professional and communicated thoroughly on progress at all times. First rate quality of work and main work finished on time and to budget. The workmen were courteous and respectful at all times. Certainly recommend them to anyone considering a home extension.

Park Avenue, Eastbourne

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 01323 729025

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