Is there a crisis of quality in new-build homes?
Charles Church claims its homes are of ‘unrivalled design and quality’ – but some buyers feel badly let down When Victoria Baker and her husband opened the door to their brand new £380,000 five bedroom home in Ingleby Barwick, near Stockton, they were thrilled to finally move into what they thought would be their perfect home. Instead they say they were confronted by a catalogue of issues that has left them stressed and put a strain on their marriage. “It’s been horrific,” admits Baker, 36, who moved into their Charles Church home with Gavin, 35, and their two children in June. Like