Luxury ... redefined

A shared passion: Clive Barrington Construction partners with visionary architects and clients who also have an unwavering drive for excellence. Together we create luxury architectural homes in and around Canterbury.

The quality of our workmanship is exceptional and recognised nationally - Clive Barrington Construction is New Zealand's most-awarded building company. Our awards include the 2021 Supreme House of the Year Award.

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Award-winning Architectural Builders

Clive Barrington Construction has built architecturally designed homes for nearly 40 years. Our longevity is attributed to a genuine passion for our work, at every level of the business.

'Old school' values are our DNA: working to the task - not the clock, valuing a hard day's work, and that our uncompromising approach to quality should never cost clients the earth.

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Hill Site Homes

Hill Site Homes

Hillside, cliffside, hilltop, coastal, steep sites, difficult access - we take it all in our stride. Clive Barrington Construction relishes the chance to build on hill sites. It's almost disappointing when there isn't a challenging aspect to a build!

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Lifestyle Properties

Lifestyle Properties

Luxurious country living: Clive Barrington Construction builds architecturally designed homes in rural and urban fringe settings throughout Greater Canterbury. Isolated locations, tricky access, harsh weather and environments don't daunt us.

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City Living

City Living

City life but not as you know it! By collaborating with architects and clients from early planning and design stage, Clive Barrington Construction has helped create many of Christchurch's most challenging, innovative and spectacular homes.

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Commercial Fit Outs

Commercial Fit Outs

Clive Barrington Construction also has a forté for high-end, architecturally designed commercial Fit Outs - e.g. office, retail, hospitality. We have a successful track record, impressive Portfolio, architects and commercial clients' references.

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Clive Barrington Construction specialises in high-end architectural homes and Commercial Fit Outs - projects which often stretch the boundaries of traditional architecture, design and construction.

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Clients Say

Extraordinary architecture inspires us! We work alongside our clients and their architects, creating a personal connection to every project.

The majority of our work is via architect referrals - a testament to the quality, value and experience Clive Barrington Construction brings to every project.

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"Thank you so much to everyone that we dealt with while building our dream home. Every single person we talked to was so friendly, professional, and prompt when doing business. We would recommend Clive Barrington Construction to anyone and would build through you guys again."

Jeremy

"Build quality and attention to detail is spectacular. A great Team of carpenters employed. Always keen to help, great communication through the entire process, very pleasant to deal with and made the huge task of building our home a very memorable experience."

Janette

"From the start of our building process every person that we have dealt with has been extremely helpful, patient, professional and efficient. Our Project Manager and Foremen have taken our Architect's design and turned it into reality, creating our perfect home. Clive personally introduced himself and took the time to talk to us about our home. We highly recommend Clive Barrington Construction for building your perfect home."

Mike