Who We Are

Trust us to transform your home.

Who we are

We’re Cambridge’s high-end residential property specialists.

Thackray is the leading luxury and high-end residential building and property building contractor and developer offering design, renovations, building and a full end-to-end service to our clients.

Our story

Building stunning homes in Cambridge for more than 40 years.

For more than 40 years, Thackray UK has established itself as a building and construction specialist in the Cambridge area, successfully developing stunning homes for our clients through the years. Our building expertise fused with our knowledge of local planning and environmental constraints allows us to realise the vision for your home without comprise.

The Thackray difference

Here’s what makes us different

We keep you in the loop. There’s nothing more frustrating than not knowing what’s happening during your project. That’s why we commit to giving you daily updates while we work on your project.

Residential building services

One firm. One point of contact. No worries.

We can do everything. Whether you already have a design or plans or you need a partner to deliver everything, we provide a complete end-to-end service so you’re only dealing with one firm throughout.

Our people

Meet the Thackray team

We’re an experienced team of diverse skills with proven experience delivering for our residential & commercial clients.

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Dan Wright
Managing Director
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Sue Theobald
PA to Managing Director


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Love your home again.

Get in touch with us today and let’s get started on your residential project.