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W Songhurst, Builders and Contractors

We provide practical solutions to complex problems

W Songhurst Ltd is an established and reliable construction company specialising in insurance work both in the domestic and commercial sector. Working across London and the South East, we have the experience and the expertise needed to realise the construction or renovation project that you have in mind.

W Songhurst Ltd have been trading for over 150 years and have built up a first-class reputation in the building industry by successfully delivering high-quality projects. The company's core values are quality, efficiency and reliability. 

  • Established in 1840 by William Songhurst.
  • W Songhurst Ltd is a family run business which has been in the  ownership of the Wait family since 1976.
  • W Songhurst have provided services to the construction industry for 150 years and have been carrying out insurance work since  1989.
  • W Songhurst carry out work across London and the South East.
  • 16 Staff – 12 Directly Employed Tradesmen.
  • Many longstanding Sub Contractors.
  • Annual Turnover in excess of £5 Million.

What we do

W Songhurst Ltd does more than carrying out insurance repairs. We can carry out building and construction, renovation or refurbishment work - from £100 to £1,000,000.

Customer promise

  • Customer Service
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Quality of Work
  • After Sales Service


You can rely on W. Songhurst Ltd to guide you through every step of your project. We take pride in providing our customers with expert advice throughout all construction phases. Although we think modern, our team is traditionally trained and is dedicated to high-quality workmanship using the latest techniques.

W Songhurst Ltd delivers a wide range of services related to construction and renovation. We list just a selection here. You can call us on 01306 880411 or use our simple contact form at the bottom of the page to find out more.


  • Storm Damage
  • Fire Damage
  • Accidental Damage
  • Flood Damage
  • Defect Repairs
  • Subsidence


  • New Build Residential Properties
  • New Build Commercial
  • Structural repairs
  • Renovation and refurbishment


What our customers say

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Latest Projects


Escape of water from a mains pipe in the loft 

Timber frame house internally so completely stripped back for drying 


All new insulation, plasterboarding and plastering all walls and ceilings 

All new joinery door frames doors skirtings and architraves 

Two new shower rooms fully tiled 

New kitchen and utility room 

New fitted wardrobes to 3 bedrooms 

All new floor coverings including carpet 

Full decoration 

Completed on budget £175,000 - on time

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Our Clients

A selection of our clients


Contact details, opening hours and locations we service

W Songhurst Ltd
Rayleigh House
Chapel Lane
Westcott RH4 3PJ

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday
8.00 am - 5.30 pm

Areas we cover

London West - All, London West/Central - All, London SE 1, 5, 11, 15-17, 19-27,
London SW - All, Uxbridge - All

South East
ME 1- 6, 14-20, BN - All, BR - All, CR - All, PO - 7, 8, 10, 18, 19, 20
DA - All, RG - 9, 29-31, 40-42, 45, RH - All, SL - All, SM - All, SO - 21-24, GU - All, TN - All, HP - All, TW - All