Grounds, Driveway & Drainage

Indicative costs of materials for grounds, driveways and drainage

All figures in 2011 prices...

 

Grounds & Driveway

Unit

Cost

Repointing

 

 

Pointing

sq.m.

£30

Repointing

sq.m.

£40

Brick

 

 

Facing bricks

per 1000

£450

Commons

per 1000

£325

Engineering bricks

per 1000

£375

1st class reclaiming bricks

per 1000

£525

Chimney re-build

total

£1,700

Building a 9-inch retaining wall with piers (1.8h)

metre run

£120

Base

 

 

150mm Hardcore base

sq.m.

£7

100mm Concrete slab

sq.m.

£9

Two coat tarmac

sq.m.

£7

Gravel & Paving

 

 

6mm shingle/gravel

sq.m.

£7

20mm shingle/gravel 50mm thick

sq.m.

£6

Self-binding gravel

sq.m.

£8

Paving slabs

sq.m.

£10

York stone

sq.m.

£45

Simple kerbs

sq.m.

£4

Expensive Block setts

sq.m.

£25

Block kerbs

sq.m.

£9

Crushed limestone

sq.m.

£40

Turfing

 

 

Grass Turf

sq.m.

£3

Fencing

 

 

Post & 3-rail fencing

metre

£6

Palings

metre

£5

Picket Fence

metre

£9

Close boarded fence (1.8h)

metre

£20

 

Drainage

Cost

Road openings

£500 - £4000

Septic Tanks

£600

Mini treatment Works

£3,000

Cesspool

£2,500

Soakaway

£80

Storm Drain Connection

£300

Main Drain Interceptor

£250

Manhole Covers

 

Plain

£60

Recessed tray

£80

Inspection/access chamber

£110

 

 

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