That looks like a nice project
Not my colour scheme really but it sounds like a good project keeping what is essentially a very good condition, original frame with a known history going for a long while yet.
Expensive in its day, but it is a huge size
is he sure he wasnt charged by the gram
Keep the updates coming
All the best
Carlsberg dont build Singlespeeds but if they did.......they would probably look just like mine.
I've spent half my life on bikes.........the other half I wasted