Managing Director and Founder of Laragh
With unrivalled knowledge of the Cambridge property market and thirty years’ industry experience, Simon Somerville-Large has successfully directed the development of more than 50 schemes throughout the city and surrounding areas.
Among these high-specification developments are the award-winning Parkside properties in central Cambridge and the Manor Farm CLT project at Stretham, both built in partnership with Peterhouse, together with the ‘art deco’ Tamara House apartments on Queen Edith’s Way and The Pastures luxury homes in Harston, another award-winning Cambridgeshire development.
Prior to founding Laragh in 2007, Simon held high-level positions at Wimpey Developments, Shepherd Construction and Camstead Homes. Galvanising his expertise and experience, Simon handpicks specialist teams for each and every project, creating unique design concepts and inspired solutions to maximise value for land owners and investors.
Director of Laragh, Founder and Managing Director of Houghton Homes Ltd
Andy has many years’ experience in residential development. From self-building his own home in 1984, Andy has always had a hands-on approach to house building, this is directly employed in ensuring that all aspects of property development, including site selection, planning, design, specification, construction and after sales service, are second to none.
Andy was previously Managing Director of his family firm Simpers Ltd, a well-known local Cambridge company, before selling it in 2016.
Andy and Simon have worked together on various projects in and around Cambridge. At the heart of everything we do is the creation of beautiful homes tailored to their surroundings in great locations, which keep our customers as the central focus.