I have gained planning permission for and am building a Brick workshop.
The Workshop is 11.5m long by 4.2m wide with a wall height of 2.8m and a
Wall height of 2.8m with a roof height of 4.2m.
Apart from having to dig the foundations a bit deeper the building inspector
has so far approved of every stage.
It has been approved as an open plan design so I can put lightly built
partitions to suit my requirements and these can be taken down if needed.
However the Builder I have contracted, who is very good at his job is now
saying I will have to have a block work wall across the middle of the
building because he thinks the walls will be unstable having a height of
The Planning authority has passed my plans and the building inspector has
I would like the building to be open plan, one large workshop.
Any Advice, Views, Alternatives, Compromises or Examples to show the builder
will be welcome.