Myndstone is a Shrewsbury-based construction company specializing in creating unique and functional spaces. With a portfolio encompassing garden rooms, modular structures, home extensions, and property conversions, they have established themselves as leaders in their field.
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Welcome to the Ponders Bar, Shrewsbury’s most unique home bar or pub shed. This remarkable space blurs the lines between a home extension and a bar, offering a vibrant and inviting atmosphere. Join us for a closer look at this spectacular build that combines luxury, entertainment, and functionality.
The Ponders Bar is a testament to thoughtful planning and quality construction. It serves as an inspiring example of a multi-function room that caters to guests, family, and friends. If you’re considering a similar project, Emma’s journey provides insights and inspiration for creating your dream space.
An Outbuilding Like No Other
One of the defining features of the Ponders Bar is its construction as a separate outbuilding. No compromises were made in creating this space, which seamlessly integrates with the main house while maintaining its independence. The primary goal was to provide a beautiful, long-lasting bar that could double as additional accommodation when needed.
Quality Construction Matters
At Ponders Bar, we prioritize quality construction. From the outset, you’ll notice the premium external materials used in its construction. This meticulous work was completed by the experts at Mindstone Garden Rooms, a company specializing in year-round garden rooms with super-insulated walls, floors, and roofs.
Year-Round Comfort and Acoustic Protection
To ensure year-round comfort and reduce external noise, the Ponders Bar was designed with additional insulation. This means you can enjoy your bar even during the coldest winter months without worrying about the chill. Acoustic protection measures have also been integrated to prevent disturbances to neighbors during lively gatherings.
As we move towards the front of the bar, you’ll appreciate the clever design that unites the main house and the bar. A shared decking area provides a seamless connection. Both the house and the bar feature bifold doors that open to the back garden. Ambient footlights and downlighters create an inviting atmosphere.
A Burst of Color and Entertainment
Inside Ponders Bar, vibrant colors and clever contrasts greet you. The bar area, replete with bold color choices, is the centerpiece of this space. Whether you’re planning a relaxed evening or a lively gathering, Ponders Bar caters to all your entertainment needs.
Elegant Restraint in Design
The design philosophy at Ponders Bar is all about elegant restraint. Instead of cramming personal items, this space is beautifully curated to strike the right balance between classy and functional.
The Ultimate Bar Experience
With four distinct gathering spaces – the bar, yellow chairs, the gaming area, and bean bags – Ponders Bar is versatile and perfect for any occasion. Open those bifold doors, and your entertainment area extends to the outdoors.
The Ponders Bar isn’t just a bar; it’s a multi-function room. The bar features a complete bathroom, including a shower, offering guests full comfort during their stay.
No party is like a Ponderosa party. With its dedicated karaoke machine, games console, and a fully stocked bar, it’s the perfect venue for unforgettable get-togethers.
Elevated Bar Experience
The front bar at Ponders Bar is designed to perfection. It features a preparation counter with a built-in sink and plans for an instant hot water tap. The bar top is made from luxurious granite, while the gold accents add a touch of opulence. Additional power points, cupboards, and shelves ensure that everything is within easy reach.
Commercial-Grade Beer Fridge
A commercial-grade beer fridge ensures your drinks are chilled quickly. Gastro Line’s triple-fronted beer fridge is designed for speed and efficiency, a must-have for any serious entertainer.
Aesthetics and Functionality in Harmony
The aesthetics of Ponders Bar seamlessly blend with functionality. Its cocktail-style design and consistent theme throughout create a truly impressive space. Whether you’re hosting guests, enjoying a night in, or partying the night away, Ponders Bar has you covered.
Expert Tips for Your Project
As you explore this impressive build, take note of some invaluable tips from Emma, the owner of Ponders Bar. She advises you to start looking for bargains early in your project. By staying ahead of the game, you can take advantage of discounts and special offers. Emma also emphasizes the importance of choosing a trusted builder, ensuring your project meets the highest standards.