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.

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

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

Leisure and Well Being Sports Pavilion at Winnersh Triangle

Winnersh Triangle Business Park is a thriving business community with wellbeing at its heart. Acquired by Frasers Property in 2019 it provides agile workspaces for a diverse workforce and features stunning outdoor and green spaces. Frasers wanted to enhance the leisure facilities so TG Escapes provided a new sports hub working with S&C Slatters who designed the outdoor space including allotments, a living wall and a new Gen 2 sports pitch.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2021

Dining Hall at Trinity Sixth Form College

Trinity Catholic College and Sixth Form is part of the ‘Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust’ alongside schools from Middlesbrough, Stockton and Redcar. Their unique 11-18 school is vibrant and forward-thinking, meeting the changing needs of the young people and their families in the modern age. They wanted to provide a canteen facility where the students could socialise.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2021

Trinity College Canteen by TG Escapes

Eco Building for SEMH at Mountfield Heath

Mountfield Heath is a relatively new 3 ½ year old school for students aged 5-11 with some complex and challenging needs. An SEMH Independent Special School they are facing increasing demand for placements from a 50-mile catchment area covering East to West Kent, so needed to increase their capacity.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2022

Eco Building for SEN at Mountfield Heath School by TGEscapes

Work Skills and Enterprise Centre at St Joseph’s Specialist Trust

St Joseph’s Specialist Trust is a co-educational residential and day school catering for children between the ages of 5 – 19 with complex and severe learning difficulties. This building provides workshop and teaching space for work skills, and is net-zero in operation.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2021

Eco-friendly modular building

Eco 6th form centre at King Edward VI Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy

King Edward VI Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy, a part of the King Edward VI Foundation, needed an additional stand-alone space to house their 6th form year group away from the main school building. They wanted something special to help encourage the students to stay on to year 12. This building was completed on time and in budget in April 2021.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2021

6th form centre

Eco Building for SEN at Chichester College

Chichester College provides further education and higher education on its Chichester campus. This new building provides a dedicated space for their SEND learners, the neighbouring building has been re-clad to match the natural cedar wood of their new eco-building.

Price: £400k to £1m

Completion date: 2021

Modular timber clad building for special education needs

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.