Author Archives: Katherine Woods

Dreams really can come true

Mandy and Steven were reluctant to leave their family home but their life changing decision to build their own home and business combined meant they would need to in order to fund the project. They planned to open an adoption retreat in the heart of the West Pennine Moors so although they would be leaving […]

Didsbury Apartment transformed and let in just two weeks!

A Large apartment with two spacious bedrooms in desirable Didsbury was home to our client who’d just been offered a job overseas.   Vikki wanted to keep her property as the move abroad was only a medium term plan. Renting would offer her the flexibility of returning one day. Wanting to get the very best […]

Sales Doubled in Two Weeks at Cafe au Chocolat

Tired of their stressful and demanding careers up North, Liz and Nigel made the life changing decision to sell up and live the dream of running their own business. They’d carefully researched for over a year before finally settling on an already established independent coffee shop which had a steady local trade in the mornings […]

Doggie Dinners – not a dog’s dinner!

A gorgeous country pub from the outside, set in the beautiful west pennine moors once inside, the Chetham Arms left much to be desired… … with dated dark wood beams, lots of oppressive reds and dank brown floral wallpapers left from a design that just didn’t cater to the local market. The large room at the […]

Lots of house for your money in Rossendale!

Two Homes in one meant this was always going to be a tricky sale – A rather large barn conversion, this property comprised a main home with five bedrooms and an annex with a more modest two (though both were generous!). The Barn had separate entrances and driveways but both shared the same stunning view over the […]

Rooms with a view…

Natural light floods into this end stone cottage which had been extended over the years and had 4 big bedrooms and stunning views over the local reservoir and rolling countryside beyond. Desperate to move, the family needed to be closer to elderly parents who needed their care. The property had already been on the market […]

A little bit of calm

Inspired by a visit to their favourite pub, this family contacted Roo St. to see how we could transform their family room using the same colour scheme as the Chetham Arms. Their hectic lifestyle and frequent international travels with work for both parents meant that they cherish the time they do get to spend together as […]

Cafe Au Chocolat – Liz & Nigel

“Katherine was fantastic in creating exactly the right atmosphere and environment for our shop. The results are fabulous and have received great comments from our customers. I cannot recommend Katherine and RooSt enough.”

Rooms with a View – Christine Turner

“Katherine came to our aid magnificently (…) The wonderful thing was that we sold our house within days of her visit! I would wholeheartedly recommend her services to any of you out there trying to sell.”