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Not Just A Summerhouse

Part of the quintessential country garden for generations, and more and more an urban retreat from the pace of city life, summerhouses are the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors whatever the season. By adding a Chelsea Summerhouse to your garden you can create an extra room to use all year round if you opt for a  fully insulated, double glazed building. We also offer the option of an electrical pack, which comprises of 2 double sockets, ceiling light and switch. With the increasing need for extra space but the exorbitant cost of moving house,  A Chelsea Summerhouse offers the perfect solution whether you want to create a home office, garden dining space or even just your own snug. Summerhouses ...

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Winter Sale Offers

Why not create your very own ‘Room for All Seasons’ by adding one of our stunning Cedar Summerhouses.   With savings of up to £2000, as well as the option of 12 months interest free credit or Buy Now Pay Winter 2016,there really isn’t a better time to buy. You can an enjoy your summerhouse this year but not pay for it until next year or delay delivery to suit next year. Benefits of Cedar; It’s stunning – Western Red Cedar has a rich grain and a striking colour, which makes it the material of choice where a beautiful finish is important. It’s robust – Being very straight-grained, Western Red Cedar has excellent dimensional stability and endurance. This quality means that it neither ...

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Transform Your Garden With A Chelsea Summerhouse

Every garden needs a refuge from the sun or shelter from the rain so why not add your own perfect garden haven. Handcrafted in Western Red Cedar, our range encompasses eight designs with different size options made to the highest standard each with their own unique detailing that can be adapted for a variety of purposes. You can choose the design, colour and size that reflect your own individual style and matches your home and way of life. Before you choose your perfect summerhouse why not visit our show site in Trowbridge and seek inspiration. Chosen for their similar ethos on quality and customer service, Garden Affairs have our Wraysbury 8 and Kingston Summerhouses on display. http://www.gardenaffairs.co.uk/our-ranges/summerhouses/chelsea-summerhouses/       ...

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Perfect Addition To Any Sized Garden

Want a hassle free way to add  space to your home but don’t have a huge garden? Don’t worry even the smallest garden can accommodate a little retreat with enough space for a couple of comfy chairs and a table.  Take inspiration from our small summerhouses and start planning your own retreat from the world … The Windsor Situated in the corner of a garden amongst garden greenery, The Windsor offers a delightful sanctuary in which to enjoy the changing seasons.  This six sided 2.5 x 2.2 metre summerhouse is an ideal extension for any sized garden, be it a small urban garden, or large country house grounds, The Windsor can be an attractive addition to help you relax from the stress and ...

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Benefits of a Summerhouse

An English Tradition The English summerhouse has a long and rich history over hundreds of years. Famous writers enjoy the quiet serenity of a garden to create their best works. George Bernard Shaw did much of his writing in his, whilst summerhouses often featured in the works of Walter Scott, Henry James and Charles Dickens. The Mandaris of ancient China would retreat to their summerhouses to rejuvenate their minds and body while seeking inspiration and wisdom from the natural surroundings of the garden. The garden pavikion was the Japanese favoured place to celebrate their tea ceremony, or perhaps the occasional period of meditation. Today, summerhouses remain very much part of English tradition. It can become a haven to read, write, dine; even a studio, ...

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Case Study – A Wraysbury 10 Summerhouse Installed in Stroud

After several years planning and researching the market for a Summerhouse, Mr Cresswell from Stroud ordered a Wraysbury 10 Summerhouse for his garden to use as an extra room that he and his wife could use all year round. After lots of deliberation he opted for a Pebble Green paint finish to blend in with the natural green hues in his garden while still making a contrast with the stunning cedar shingle roof. He also chose leaded double glazing and an electrical pack so they could use the Summerhouse in the colder winter months, creating a wonderful entertaining and relaxing space for them away from their main house. The finished summerhouse looks amazing… Dear Michelle It is now almost five weeks since ...

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Summerhouses – an extension of your home…

A summer house or summerhouse has traditionally referred to a building or shelter used for relaxation in warm weather, nowadays a summerhouse is the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors whatever the season. Summerhouses are idyllic hideaways to… relax, dine, play, work, read, write… as well as forming an essential focal point to enhance the setting of your home. Gone are the days when summerhouses were simply shady spaces for whiling away the long summer days with a good book; now, summerhouses can be anything you want them to be – from an art studio to a home brewery. Whether you want to get away from it all with your very own relaxation space, or use your time productively for a hobby, a summerhouse can be ...

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Add Your Own Garden Hideaway

A Chelsea Summerhouse evokes all that is best about the garden in summer. Handmade in Western Red Cedar, a summerhouse or gazebo provides an idyllic garden hideaway: a place where once can escape from the pressures and interruptions of everyday life, and relax. The summerhouse has a rich history. George Bernard Shaw did much of his writing in his, whilst summerhouses often featured in the works of Charles Dickens. In ancient China, mandarins would retreat to their summerhouses to rejuvenate and seek inspiration and wisdom from the natural surroundings of the garden. In Japan the pavilion/ gazebo was the favoured place in which to celebrate the tea ceremony and the occasion spot of meditation. Today, summerhouses remain very much part ...

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Case Study – Kingston Summerhouse installed in Liverpool

After researching the market thoroughly, Mrs Francis from Liverpool ordered a Kingston Summerhouse to sit in the corner of her garden that currently wasn’t used. After deliberation leaded double glazing, full insulation and an electrical pack were chosen so they could use the summerhouse all year round with an Orchid White paint finish to fully compliment their walled garden. The finished summerhouse looks amazing… Just a note to tell you how thrilled I am with my new summerhouse it is Beautiful. The installation was so well orchestrated by your fitters, nothing was too much trouble and it showed in the results. Thank you all, I get pleasure from seeing each morning in the space that was never any use as ...

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A Room For All Seasons

The term “Summerhouse” can often be misleading. Summerhouse infers a building that is for use in the garden during the summer months. However, with Chelsea Summerhouses being offered with lining and insulation and having electricity and heating installed, there is absolutely no limit to the seasonal enjoyment of the Summerhouse. There is a growing trend towards using Summerhouses in all weathers and this makes perfect sense. On a practical level, Summerhouses are a very cheap way of extending living space. But it is so much more than that, Summerhouses are a touch of luxury, more importantly an affordable touch of luxury. A space that can be used solely for purpose, for relaxing, for dining, or socialising. Because it is a ...

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