Labour of Love, England(29 images)
All restoration projects take time, particularly if you do all the work yourself. This once derelict 17th-century tithe barn has taken 16 years to revive. When Steve Turner tells you that the property he shares with Jinks McGrath was 'in a bit of a state' when they bought it in 1987, accept that understatement is one of his many talents. A woodworker who specialises in A-frame timber buildings, he is also a furniture maker, metalworker, electrician and painter, skills which all came in very...