Background and History

Woofenden Construction Ltd was established in 1999 by husband and wife team, Neil & Sally Woofenden. It became a limited company in 2008.

Based in Kentisbeare, Mid Devon, Woofenden’s team of experienced Devon Builders and Craftsmen are dedicated to providing a skilled, sensitive and sustainable approach to all work undertaken.

Woofenden Construction carries out a wide range of services including maintenance and small works, insurance works, new builds, extensions in and around the areas of Somerset & Dorset, Mid & East Devon, North Devon, including Exeter, Taunton, Tiverton, Honiton, West Hill, Ottery St Mary and Sidmouth.

Since our establishment, we have built up long and loyal relationships with both our clients and staff alike.

Core Values

Our core values can be summed up in three words: “Skilled, Sensitive and Sustainable”. Throughout all of our projects, we endeavour to pursue these values from beginning to end.  We always aim to deliver outstanding customer service and are very proud of our talented, dedicated team that enable us to provide this service.


We work alongside our clients, providing them with the best service possible to ensure continuing long term relations.

We are committed to providing our clients with the best service possible to ensure continuing long term relations.  Our clients can expect a consistent first class level of service and workmanship delivered to a superior standard.

When clients use Woofenden they can be certain that they and their property will be treated with care, respect and courtesy at all times. The materials that we use are sourced locally where possible, are always of a high standard and sensitive to the environment and surrounding areas.

SkilledSensitive and Sustainable” – we are more than just builders…..we are Woofenden builders.


  • We have a vision to be the company that we will all be proud to be associated with.
  • We will be the people’s first choice by consistently delivering a professional service and quality building works.
  • We will have a workforce to be proud of by employing those who are conscientious and understand the company ethos.  We will invest in our staff and they will be treated with respect and fairness.
  • We will continue to develop our company and seek new ideas and investment opportunities for a sustainable future.


Working at Woofenden Construction means working for a family run business that values its staff and believes work should be a place to develop and prosper. For more information about working for us, see our Careers Page.

  • Pride, reliability and self-motivation are key to our workforce.
  • We work as a team and are respectful of the roles others play.
  • We have a helpful and positive attitude.
  • We accept there will be challenges, but we work through them together.
  • We encourage curiosity and the need for knowledge.
  • We expect everyone to always work safely, to look out for themselves and others.