Our Upfront Modular Building Costs

Every school, nursery or office’s needs are different, which is why we always offer a wholly bespoke modular solution. On this page, you can filter our many case studies to see examples of our finished projects across the UK and how much they cost. Prices shown are from the time of completion and don’t reflect any inflation in construction costs.

SEND Hub for the Visually Impaired at Woking High School

Surrey County Council have an increasing need for SEND places and wanted to create additional provision for Visually Impaired students at Woking High School. TG Escapes provided them with a purpose-designed solution including 3 classrooms, breakout spaces, offices and toilets increasing capacity for 11-16 year olds from 12 to 20. The hub will also be used for additional teaching space for the main school. Completed onsite in 22 weeks the building is net-zero in operation.

Price: £1m to £2m

Completion date: 2024

Modular timber frame building for Visually Impaired SEND at Woking High School

Dining Room and Kitchen at Barfield Prep School

This building at Barfield Prep School, which took four months to complete, provides a stunning new dining hall. The use of full-height windows running from floor to ceiling brings the outside in. This new room offers panoramic views across nature and ample natural light, making lunchtimes much more pleasurable for the pupils and staff.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2024

Timber frame modular dining facility at Barfield Prep School by TG Escapes

Education and community block for Kings Group Academy Trust at Brune Park

Brune Park Community School is part of the Gosport and Fareham MAT. Replacing an old SCOLA building they selected TG Escapes to design a net-zero modular timber frame building providing flexible classroom space and conferencing facilities to act as a business hub. The building includes nine classrooms which can be opened up, breakout and office spaces, and large atrium.

Price: £2m plus

Completion date: 2023

Modular buildings

Sports pavilion and dementia day care centre for Shinfield parish

The project provides a 184m2 sports pavilion with 2 team changing rooms, officials changing, showers, a club room and a kitchen as well as a wider 22-place car parking and lighting scheme. The building has a canopy and dual-pitch standing seam roof with PV array. As well as providing sports facilities, the building is used as a daycare centre for dementia sufferers. The project was managed by the University of Reading on behalf of the Shinfield Parish Council. Price included parking area and external lighting.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2023

Modular timber frame sports pavilion with solar pv

Post 16 SEND provision for Sir Charles Parsons School

Sir Charles Parsons is a school for young people aged eleven to nineteen who have a range of additional needs. This is the 2nd building TG Escapes has provided. The pressure on pupil numbers of all ages across Newcastle City was high so more space was needed in the main building. The solution was to create extra accommodation near to the first building to form a separate post-16 facility covering the complete curriculum. This second net-zero modular building provides four classrooms as well as ancillary spaces and achieves an A+ EPC at -31. Staff and students have kindly made a video about what their building means to them.

Price: £1m to £2m

Completion date: 2023

Modular timber frame building for post 16 SEND provision

English Classroom Block at Ratcliffe College – Project of the Year, MMC Awards 2023

Ratcliffe College have a growing roll putting pressure on their existing space. They decided to commission a new build to sit towards the front of the school and act as a showpiece at the entrance. The new block would accommodate the whole English department, one of the largest in the school, providing more suitable accommodation than before.

Price: £1m to £2m

Completion date: 2022

Ratcliffe College Timber Frame Modular Classroom Block

SEN classroom block at Hundred of Hoo Academy

The Hundred of Hoo Academy is a 4–18 mixed, all-through school and sixth form in Hoo St Werburgh, Kent, England and is part of the Leigh Academies Trust. They wanted a dedicated teaching block to accommodate their SEN students.

Price: £1m to £2m

Completion date: 2022

Modular 2 storey timber frame eco building for SEN

Net-Zero Biophilic Primary School – Winner Public Sector Innovation of the Year, MMC Awards 2023

Education Estates® is the annual gathering of the education community in partnership with the Department for Education and 2022 was its 10th anniversary. TG Escapes introduced a new single-entry nursery and primary concept school to accommodate 300 children aged 0-11 for a building cost of £4m at the time of design.

Price: £2m plus

Completion date: 2025

Net-zero biophilic primary school

How we calculate our modular building costs

Each building we produce for our clients is wholly bespoke; designed, built, delivered, and installed by our skilled team. This allows us to offer unrivalled options, creating beautiful and practical spaces built carefully around your needs. It also means that the costs for our modular buildings will vary depending on several factors, which is why we prioritise offering upfront free designs and quotes on every construction project. Our in-house designers and architects will work on a tailored design, giving you an all-in-one price for the finished building that will not change.

We are cost-competitive thanks to our streamlined internal processes, while taking an uncompromising approach to quality, both from the timber frames and other materials we use, and our commitments to biophilic design and net zero principles. If you are looking for a quality modular building, approach a member of our friendly team today to learn more about our free design service.

Working with customers at different budgets

Our experienced team and bespoke modular design system allow us to manufacture whatever building a client needs across the UK. This means we can make everything from single-room classrooms or offices to larger two-storey buildings, with specific considerations for users, such as SEND facilities in our educational buildings.

Thanks to our free design service, customers can come to us with a specific design or budget in mind and we can start work on their ideal building, giving them a comprehensive free quote.

The clients we work with across the UK

Our team can create just about any building you need, allowing us to work across several industries. We manufacture buildings of excellent quality, with faster turnarounds and build times compared to traditional construction methods.

How much do our modular school buildings cost?

We have produced hundreds of modular education spaces across the UK, ranging in building size from single standalone classrooms to larger school blocks with multiple rooms including kitchens and offices.

Every aspect of your building will be costed and agreed upon before work starts, and within our case studies, you’ll find examples like a beautiful Eco-Classroom completed for under £260,000, and a two-storey teaching block priced at £1.2 million, with costs ranging dependant on size, complexity, and features. We’ll prioritise access to nature, our biophilic design principles, and net zero considerations in all our educational spaces, creating uplifting and focused classrooms for students.

We also prioritise environmental and social commitments, working to encourage biodiversity around our sites and employing members of the local community for our building projects.

Commercial modular building costs

Our design team will be able to work with you on a customised design for a commercial modular building, which will be clearly costed through our free design service. We’ve created buildings like cafes and sports pavilions, making our clients light, eco-friendly spaces that look fantastic.

Modular office building costs

Whether starting out as a business or looking to expand into a larger space, a modular office building from TG Escapes will offer you a fantastic permanent space, with a no-hassle design and build process. A custom modular building will offer a faster process, and typically a lower cost than a traditional building. Thanks to our free design service, you’ll be able to get an exact quote for what you need in a modular office.

What makes TG Escapes different?

We’ve established ourselves within the modular building industry through several key factors, from our award-winning buildings to our upfront design and construction costs and our environmental commitments:

  • All-in-one costs: We’ll price everything in an upfront quote from design and building to UK delivery and installation, including site preparation. This will be the price you pay, with no surprises.
  • Biophilic design principles: Biophilic designs work to incorporate natural elements, healthy air quality, natural light, and access to the outdoors into a building. These elements can offer huge advantages in use compared to conventional construction.
  • Net zero: We can design our buildings to be net zero in operation, ensuring they are energy efficient and sustainable throughout their 50+ year lifespan.
  • Bespoke in-house design: We have a team of designers and architects in-house who will work on a design that is wholly bespoke to your needs.
  • Free design service: Our team can create a costed design for you for free, simply contact our team to discuss what you’re looking for.