“We’re finally done now and our first guests will be here in a month! It’s been a long journey, but I would totally do it all over again!
In the winter of 2017 I remember scrubbing each and everyone of the old baulks, a seemingly never-ending job. But I put up a christmas light in one of the windows and brought some Swedish glögg with me and then just watched 100 years worth of dirt getting washed away, and the fantastic surface of the baulks emerge from underneath it. It was truly amazing.”
“In hindsight we probably should have made a budget - instead the progress now stalled from time to time awaiting the economics to catch up. But in the end the result turned out to be so much better than I could have ever imagined.”