Planning Permission For Summerhouses & Garden Buildings

Planning Permission For Summerhouses & Garden Buildings   One of the most frequent questions we are asked is ‘Do I need planning permission for my summerhouse or garden studio?’ The answer is: The location, size, height and how you intend to use your summerhouse would determine whether planning permission would be required. All timber garden structures, including Garden Summerhouses and Studios are subject to planning permission rules; however, the good news is that the majority of our buildings won’t actually require planning permission for installation. If you do require planning permission, don’t worry Chelsea Summerhouses offer a no fee service where we submit the application on your behalf. We liaise with your local authority from start to finish.  We have never ...

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The Oxford Garden Studio

  The Oxford Garden Studio The Oxford Garden Studion is a stylishly functional, year-round solution for adding extra space to your property without the need to extend or renovate.  If you’ve been looking into the many different ways to extend your living space. To work from home, relax in the garden or enjoy your hobbies in peace and tranquility, then The Oxford Garden Studio could be the perfect choice for you. Perfect for all year round use; The Oxford Studio comes with double glazing as standard and options to tailor your garden room to suit your home and lifestyle. If you want a hobby room, a garden office, or a retreat to enjoy your garden from, we can help. All ...

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Why Choose A Cedar Summerhouse?

Why Choose A Cedar Summerhouse? Summerhouses and Garden Buildings can be constructed from a number of timbers so when purchasing a summerhouse, it’s important to consider the longevity and stability of the material used for construction. Western Red Cedar is one of the world’s most durable of timbers so is the perfect choice for your summerhouse. Although it tends to be more expensive than European Redwood or other timbers, it is far superior as it can last over double the time with no maintenance. Cedar is naturally durable and stable meaning it is less likely to split and warp. Summerhouses have to endure the extremes of weather, from wet cold winters to the heat of midsummer. When a summerhouse is ...

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Living The Summerhouse Dream

  Living The Summerhouse Dream A summerhouse can totally transform you garden.  Most noted for being a relaxing retreat where you can simply sit and enjoy the many changing seasons. And your garden’s wildlife. A summerhouse is also a centrepiece for the garden to escape to with a cup of tea and a cake to enjoy a fresh perspective on your home.  Celebrating the age-old love affair between us and the great outdoors, a Summerhouse offers a garden gateway to your very own special place.   A Stylish Addition…. A summerhouse can add that wow factor to your property, in particular to your outdoor space. You could host some incredible parties or family gatherings or simply relax in the evening with a glass ...

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Perfect Blinds For Your Perfect Summerhouse

Summerhouse Blinds We are delighted to announce that we are now offering the option of blinds with all our summerhouse range. Blinds offer a balance of light & privacy. You can transform your summerhouse when you add a beautiful set of made to measure blinds. The perfect blinds will help you create the perfect living space in your summerhouse all year round. They’ll help you maintain your privacy, control sunlight and add a touch of personality. Crafted with the highest quality materials, our solar pleated blinds are the perfect combination of durability and style. Making them a great addition to your summerhouse. A garden summer house can be used as your very own special space. It can be transformed into ...

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Summerhouses On Show At Harrogate Flower Show

We will be showcasing our summerhouses again this year at Harrogate Flower Show 25th – 28th April.  Why not pop along and get some inspiration for your own garden haven. Every garden really needs a summerhouse. Why? Because it enables you to be “out in the garden” when, without such protection, it is just too cold or wet. With a little creative thought, most outdoor spaces can be transformed in to an inviting place in which to relax and entertain. When you want to enjoy a glorious summer afternoon, there is nothing more rewarding than the shade of the summerhouse to enjoy your pastimes. Or to survey the delights of your garden. It really is a wonderful way to enjoy ...

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Perfect Time To Order Your Perfect Summerhouse

Perfect Time To Order Your Perfect Summerhouse There’s something about summerhouses that instantly lowers the blood pressure. The perfect summerhouse can provide a tranquil haven in your own garden – a peaceful place to eat, read, work or just relax. As a summerhouse can require significant investment, careful planning is vital to ensure you get the perfect summerhouse for your garden at the right time. As soon as summer begins, there is nothing better than sitting outside and enjoying the beautiful weather. Therefore, when it comes to your outdoor living space, it is a great idea to have everything in place before the warm summer nights begin. Manufacture at our factory gets busier throughout the spring and towards summer, so lead ...

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Octagonal Summerhouses

  Octagonal Summerhouses Octagons have been an important shape in architecture and design since the time of the Greeks and Romans. Because forming materials into eight straight sides was easier than constructing a circle, the octagon was often the preferred shape for towers and domes. Today, modern architecture has made building the perfect circle much easier, but the octagon can still provide a distinct shape that’s pleasing to the eye and a great alternative to the common circle.   Shape Matters The octagonal shape is one of our most popular summerhouse styles that adds a timeless feature to any garden. Our eight sided octagonal Wraysbury Summerhouse can fit into many positions in your garden – from awkward corners to prime position. A garden summer ...

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Contemporary Garden Summerhouse

Not all summer houses are quaint traditional garden rooms. There are now plenty of contemporary summerhouse suitable for your modern garden design. If the sleek, clean lines of modern design are what you are looking for, then our Oxford Contemporary Summer house is what you need. The Oxford Range of Summerhouses offers an alternative to the traditional summerhouse in look and style. Striking in form and following contemporary, minimalist approach to rooms outside. The Oxford Summerhouse makes a functional option for today’s lifestyle. Available in different sizes but following the same style concept with an unfussy flat ceiling and modern exterior lines. With the option of floor to ceiling glazing, electrics and full insulation, this is a thoroughly innovative summerhouse or studio offers a light and airy ...

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Chelsea Summerhouses Win Houzz Award 2019

Over 40 Million Monthly Users Nominated Best Home Building, Renovating and Design Professionals in the UK & the World Chelsea Summerhouses are delighted and proud to announce that they have been awarded the Houzz 2019 Award for ‘Best of Customer Service’ by the Houzz community for the fourth year in a row. Houzz is the leading platform for home renovation and design, and Chelsea Summerhouses was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 2.1 million active home building, renovating and design industry professionals.   ‘To receive this award for the fourth consecutive year is an honour, and recognises our continued commitment to provide an excellent product and great ...

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