The Flatford

The Flatford - Wades Lantern

Colour: Wades Lantern

Configure & Buy

The Flatford

-   Handmade to order in our Norfolk workshop.

-   Choice of 6 colours from our National Trust range.

-   Delivered and installed in your garden.

-   Under 2.5m high to meet modern planning requirements.

-   Traditionally styled cross leaded windows with toughened glass.

-   Cast iron Fleur-de-Leys hinges and door furniture with mortice lock.

-   Olden style black corrugated roofing over a pine tongue and groove ceiling.

-   Crafted from FSC® certified Scandinavian redwood.

-   Traditionally cladded using vertical sawn boards.

-   Two opening windows.

-   Available in 4 different sizes.

-   For each product sold a contribution is made to the National Trust to help look after and conserve special places for ever, for everyone.

Colour Palette

Inspired by nature and taken from the National Trust paint range, our colour range gives long lasting protection for exterior timber. This colour chart is designed to provide an indication of the colours in our palette. It cannot be taken as an exact replication of colour. However, we are happy to send out colour samples.

Painters Grey Painters Grey

Disraeli Green Disraeli Green

Earls Grey Earls Grey

Dome Ochre Dome Ochre

Terrace Green Terrace Green

Wades Lantern Wades Lantern

Prices & Sizes

1.8 x 2.4m (6 x 8ft) £7,945
1.8 x 3.0m (6 x 10ft) £8,690
2.4 x 2.4m (8 x 8ft) £9,410
2.4 x 3.0m (8 x 10ft) £9,855


We constantly strive to ensure all our materials and techniques are the best that we can source and provide. We lead the market in producing exceptional quality timber buildings. Couple this with our personal and bespoke service and you will be totally delighted with your building.

Side Walls ex 12 x 150mm sawn cladding topped with ex 14 x 30mm sawn cladding on 38 x 50mm planed framing.
Door For the summerhouses one pair of joinery made, double doors 1830mm wide x 1100mm. 3/4 glazed with 4mm toughened safety glass and cross leaded. Fitted with a mortice lock and finished with black Fleur-de-Leys hinges and door handles. For the sheds a 710 x 1800mm joinery made, ledged and braced door, hung with the use of black strap hinges and secured with a mortice lock and black handle.
Windows For the summerhouses, 4 cross leaded, 4mm toughened safety glass windows set into a joinery made frame. 2 of the windows opening and furnished with black Fleur-de-Leys casement stays and window fasteners. For the sheds, fixed Georgian windows fitted with 4mm toughened safety glass set into a joinery made frame.
Floor ex 19 x 125mm tongue and groove floorboards on ex 38 x 50mm tanalised planed floor joists set at no more than 450mm centres.
Roof ex 19 x 125mm tongue and groove roof boarding on an ex 38 x 50mm frame covered with corrugated roof sheeting.
Height All buildings are under 2.5m to the ridge, to meet planning requirements, and have an internal eave height of 1.9m on the Blickling, Peckover, Felbrigg, Orford, Lavenham and Ickworth. And 1.8m on the Oxburgh and Flatford.
Paint Painted with a coat of microporous paint, please choose your colour from our National Trust palette.

Delivery and Installation

Our experienced and professional fitting team deliver and install all our buildings to anywhere on the UK mainland free of charge.

As our business is very much dependant on our reputation in providing an excellent product and service, our customer care is exceedingly important to us and you will find that we very much pride ourselves on this. From the design stage, right through to installation, providing the best possible service is our number one priority.

Superior Shed Delivery and Installation

Each building we make is designed and built to order, which means that we can make the building in such a way that it will fit through restricted access areas and be installed exactly where the building is required; however, if you have any concerns about the access to your garden, please contact us and we will be able to advise you.

Please also note that our installation team requires a flat, solid and level base to install your building on. If you have any questions about this at all, we will be more than happy to help if you call us on 01760 444229.

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