High-Spec Salcombe Property Featuring Lift and Slide Doors Around an Open Corner


This 3-storey, newly build home sits in an elevated position, enjoying views over the Salcombe estuary. A modern build, built and finished to an incredibly high standard by local contractors Lilburn and Elliott.


The glazing has a large impact on the overall design of the property. With the front of the property largely glazed in order to make the most of the views. Combining sliding doors, gable frame windows and fixed full height windows.

Originally bi-folding doors were specified for the living area around an open corner, this was later changed to sliding doors in order to match the other sliding doors within the property and reduce the sight-lines when the doors were closed. The doors sit around a 90 degree corner, which allows two side of the living room to be opened up out onto the terrace. The doors feature 3 panes, with 2 moving leafs, allowing two-thirds of the aperture to be opened. Either side of the corner the doors span nearly 6 metres wide each. The lift and slide operation of the doors allow the large panes of glass to be effortlessly opened. By turning the  stainless steel handles, the door is lifted up onto its runners and easily glides open.

RAL 7039 – quartz grey, was chosen for the glazing, matching the screening in the gables, and complementing the zinc and stone finish. With a 60 Micron paint finish for added marine protection due to its coastal location.

Aluminium was chosen for the windows and doors for its contemporary appearance and low maintenance.

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About this project

Salcombe, Devon


Lift and Slide Sliding Doors, Fixed Windows, Casement Windows, Gable Frame Windows

RAL 7039 - Quartz Grey

Lilburn and Elliott Construction Ltd

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"Just a quick note of thanks to the whole team for our fab windows and doors, we are delighted with both the product and also with the whole fitting process. The lads were brilliant (it's not often you get trades in the house who leave it cleaner at the end of the day than when they arrive in the morning!!) and just quietly got on with the job. Thank you again"

Mr & Mrs Leonard, Exeter

"I would like to thank you for the quality of the service we have received from Aspect Windows and commend you for the care and attention that we have received throughout the process. I am thoroughly pleased with our new windows and would recommend your services to anybody who asks."

Mr & Mrs Miller, Exmouth

"Many thanks for your care and attention when measuring for my windows, the frames were installed into finished reveals with no disruption, leaving just finish rendering and painting to do! The fitters did a sterling job on the installation too... "

Mr Taylor, Kingsbridge

"I am really pleased with the work that has been carried out. My house is notably quieter and warmer. Even my parents are impressed, which is high praise indeed. Thank you for your excellent customer care."

Mrs Atkinson, Sidmouth

"We would like to say thanks to all of the Aspect team, everyone we have met, we have been impressed with their professionalism and quality of service provided - from the salesman, through to admin, the surveyor and the fitting team. Thank you to you all."

Mrs Taylor, Exeter

"I just wanted to say thank you for the excellent service you have provided in the planning, removal & installation of our beautiful new windows and doors. We were completely amazed & delighted at the speed of which the installation took place and the hard work put in by the installation team. They worked very efficiently and communicated with me at ease through the week so I knew their plans with each room for installation. All the windows & door look great and we have already had lots of compliments. "

Mrs Oakes-Ash, Exmouth

"We would like to thank everyone at Aspect Windows for the fantastic service that we have received on our project. From start to finish, you have been so professional and we are totally thrilled with our VueLite sliding doors and our Origin side door. We would not hesitate to recommend you to anyone thinking of undergoing a similar project."

Mrs Moores, Templecombe

"We would just like to say how excellent the service has been from Aspect Windows from beginning to end. Their salesman could not have been more helpful, we felt completely unhurried and unpressured. The fitter was also extremely good, he was neat, careful and very respectful of our property as well as being very sociable and polite. Congratulations Aspect Windows on a really good job I wish everything in life could be so straightforward!"

Mr Foster, Exeter

"I had chosen Aspect Windows in Exeter to supply the glazing as they had a good reputation and specialised in aluminium doors windows and curtain walling. Aspect were brilliant throughout the design and fitting process, working to incredibly tight tolerances especially on the curtain walling."

Mr Abdilla, Exeter