Shire Hampton Summerhouse 8x8
FREE* Home delivery within 3-7 days
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Good news... A convenient PICK-A-DAY delivery service is available
We are pleased to offer you the ability to choose your preferred delivery day for this item. The below calendar indicates the dates currently available (highlighted in green) for your location. You do not need to make your date selection just yet, as you will be asked to make your choice during the checkout process.Note: Pick-A-Day availability may vary or become unavailable if other products are added to your basket too.
The Shire Hampton Summerhouse would make a stylish addition to any garden.
Designed to be placed into a corner, with all of the outward facing walls being glazed or part glazed to allow maximum daylight to flood into the building.
The double doors and the flanking windows are glazed in the Georgian style, with many small square windows.
The Hampton Summerhouse is made from tongue and groove cladding to the walls and floor. The roof panels are solid sheet boarding.
Mineralized felt is supplied to cover the roof and full instructions, fixtures and fittings are provided as standard.
While it is designed for placement in the corner of a garden, we recommend allowing a little room all around this corner summerhouse to make it easier to re-apply wood preservative as instructed.
|External Width (max)||2335mm - 7' 8"|
|External Depth (max)||2335mm - 7' 8"|
|External Height (max)||2197mm - 7' 2"|
|Footprint Width||2248mm - 7' 5"|
|Footprint Depth||2248mm - 7' 5"|
|Internal Width (min)||2180mm - 7' 2"|
|Internal Depth (min)||2180mm - 7' 2"|
|Internal Height (min)||2073mm - 6' 10"|
|Ridge Height||2197mm - 7' 2"|
|Eaves Height||2009mm - 6' 7"|
|Door Height||1700mm - 5' 7"|
|Door Width||1360mm - 4' 6"|
|Door Opening Height||1700mm - 5' 7"|
|Door Opening Width||1360mm - 4' 6"|
|Framing Width||34mm - 0' 1"|
|Framing Depth||34mm - 0' 1"|
Note: All imperial sizes stated are approximate, rounded to the nearest inch.
|Door Position||In splayed front|
|Orientation||2.335m Sides (max) with splayed corner|
|Door Type||Hinged double|
|Door Catch||Ring latch|
|Roof Covering||Mineralized felt|
|Roof Material||8mm Solid sheet board|
|Wall Material||12mm Shiplap tongue & groove|
|Cladding Material||Tongue & Groove|
|Floor Material||12mm Tongue & groove|
|Floor Joist Direction||Side to side|
|Glazing Material||Single glazed glass|
|Made in Britain||Yes|
Assembly & Care
|Installation||Self-assembly by customer|
|Persons to Assemble||2|
|Typical Assembly Time||4 to 6 Hours|
|Base Size Required||2.25 x 2.25m|
|Fits Through Door (78x30 inch)||Yes|
|Annual Treatment||Yes by customer|
Useful To Know
|Warranty||12 Months parts|
|Recommended Use||Leisure & relaxation|
|Includes||A floor, felt, full instructions and fixings|
|Excludes||A base & assembly|
Our product specifications are given in good faith but can be subject to manufacturer change without notice. Should an attribute be of essense to your purchase, please feel free to contact us first for confirmation.
The Shire Hampton Summerhouse 8x8 is delivered from central UK stocks by the manufacturer. Shire's own experienced personnel undertake delivery to ensure your goods arrive in a perfect condition.
Shire operate mostly small, flat-bed trucks. If a dustbin lorry can reach your property, Shire should too. Limited access? Please call us prior to ordering to avoid a costly abortive delivery.
Unloading will take place at the kerb-side or your adjacent driveway. Vehicles will not leave the public highway. The driver, at their discretion, may be willing to carry the goods to your garden. Shire will not carry goods through or into your home, therefore you may wish to arrange some extra help privately.
Shire offer a free delivery service within Central and Southern England, as indicated by their red zone on the map below. The above postcode checker will confirm this for you.
Pick A Day Delivery
For products on '2-7 days' delivery located within the majority of Shire's free red zone, during the checkout process you will be offered a calendar which allows you to select a preferred delivery date. Shire will endeavour to deliver on the date you have chosen. You will be promptly notified in the rare event that an alternative date is necessary for logistical reasons. As BA, BN, BS, SO & SP postcodes are serviced on a 2-day (overnight) run, the actual delivery day may vary by +/- 1 day of the date chosen. The following red zone locations are excluded from the Pick A Day service; BB, BD, FY, GU, PR & PO. Note: When an installation option has been chosen, a Pick-A-Day selection will not be offered; due to additional, post-order labour scheduling.
Delivery will typically occur within the period quoted on this product. For those products outside the '2-7 days' offer, you will be given the opportunity to chose your delivery date via Shire's online booking portal; a link will be sent by text or email a day or so after order. If a date is not chosen, Shire will notify you in advance by either telephone, text or email to confirm their date of delivery.
Less frequently serviced locations such as those outside Shire's red zone, may be subject to an extended period of up to an additional 7-14 days. These distant locations include North and South-West England, Wales and Scotland.
Installation (Extended Delivery)
If an installation option is chosen the product delivery period will increase by approximately 14 days, to accommodate additional labour scheduling. Therefore, a '14 Day' self-assembly delivery will become a '28 day' installed order.
The only offshore location Shire deliver to is the Isle of Wight; PO30-41. A green zone delivery charge applies to this island.
Shire does not service the following distant onshore locations; Northern Ireland (BT) and Scottish Highlands (IV, KW, PA20-78 and PH19-44). These form the yellow zone as shown upon the lower map. All offshore locations are excluded too, examples being; Guernsey (GY), Western Isles (HS), Isle of Man (IM), Jersey (JE), Orkney (KW), Shetland (ZE) and Scottish Islands (PA & PH).
Due to additional Shire zone fees, certain distant locations can only be serviced at a surcharge (at cost). The above post code checker can confirm if a surcharge will apply.
These locations include:
Orange Zone (BH,CH,DH,DL,DT,HR,LA,NP,SR,TA,TS) at £24.00 (except 28mm+ Log Cabins at £108.00)
Blue Zone (CA,CF,LD,NE,SY) at £36.00 (except 28mm+ Log Cabins at £168.00)
Green Zone (DG,EH,EX,KA,LL,ML,PL,PO30-41,SA1-18,TD,TQ) at £48.00 (except 28mm+ Log Cabins at £264.00)
Purple Zone (AB,DD,FK,G,KY,PA1-19,PH1-18,SA19-73,TR) at £72.00 (except 28mm+ Log Cabins at £360.00)
This map offers a visual impression of the four surcharge zones. Delivery is free within the central red zone. No delivery service is available to the yellow zone.
Notes & Information
The images show the smaller 7x7 Shire Hampton Summerhouse.
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- Designed to fit into a corner of a garden
- 12mm Tongue & groove shiplap exterior cladding
- Strongly constructed using 34x34mm framing
- Tongue & groove floor with a solid sheet roof
- Opening windows with horticultural glass
- Heavy-duty green mineralized roofing felt
Made in Britain
One Garden is proud to support British manufacturing. Products bearing this mark are directly sourced from official, genuine UK manufacturers.
The Forest Stewardship Council promote responsible forest management. The manufacturer will have used FSC certified timber from managed resources.
Professional Installation (optional)
Some products have installation available as an option. For an extra charge, professionals will come to your property to install the product. An appropriately sized, firm and level base will need to be available for them to install.
The process where the surface of wood is exposed to a preservative by immersion in an open tank or by deluge spray booth. This treatment is common for above ground use.
Shiplap Tongue & Groove
A tongue & groove jointed boarding offering a smooth planed finish. Each upper face is shaped with a shallow curve to offer a shiplap, overlapping appearance.
OSB (Oriented Strand Board)
Oriented Strand Board also known as OSB. Used in the building industry. Layers of wood flakes set within a glue-like resin are compressed into a solid sheet.
Mineralized Roofing Felt
A garden building roofing felt in its commonest form. Coated externally with small stone flakes or grit to deter the effects of weathering.
A single sheet of non-toughened standard glass, most often used in garden buildings like summerhouses and sheds.
A very simple, non-locking way to secure a gate or garden building door. Operated by a basic twisting action, easy to open. Style and design may vary by product.
4 out of 5 John Sherer, St Helens.
Sunday 30th September 2018
Really pleased with the end result. No idea how the delivery driver can put one up in a few hours as it took us 4 days (inc painting)! Would recommend to others.
5 out of 5 Debbie joyce, Hemel Hempstead .
Wednesday 27th June 2018
I would recommend this summer house to everyone, the quality is superb, delivery was on time and driver was brilliant so helpful friendly and professional. One garden are so professional, the quality of there goods are 2nd to none. If you need a little haven choose this summer house it’s perfect, and choose one garden because they are a superb company.
5 out of 5 MR B R RYCROFT, Grimsby.
Sunday 17th June 2018
Arrived on chosen day & time, as it is in sections was able to paint my choice of colour before assembling. Very pleased with finished product, but must say one door is slightly warped (but it is wood so may to be expected). Would recommend this product as it is a lovely feature in my garden.
5 out of 5 Mandy Edwards, Cheltenham.
Tuesday 05th June 2018
Really pleased with our summer house. The instructions were easy to follow and in great detail. Spare glass supplied too! The service we received was excellent and even a piece that was slightly dented was replaced immediately by courier within 2 days. Would highly recommend.
5 out of 5 D hird, Durham.
Tuesday 20th March 2018
Unable to erect due to weather conditions, otherwise everything ok.
5 out of 5 Paul matthews, Hampshire .
Wednesday 01st November 2017
Good product, easy to assemble. Only thing is roof panels could have done with being labelled left and right.
4 out of 5 Leyton, Ammanford.
Tuesday 24th October 2017
Fairly satisfied with the summerhouse, not the best quality, doors and windows needed quite a bit of tinkering in getting to fit correctly.
3 out of 5 James Coubrough, Cambridgeshire.
Monday 11th September 2017
Reasonably pleased overall. Build quality leaves a bit to be desired. Too many nails have missed their mark and been left protruding into the summerhouse. Have had to remove them as some could have caught a hand or arm, not nice. One roof section of two pieces of board, the internal batten missed the join completely so had to fix that. A cross batten carrying a window was too loose so the window frame can move up and down. As a design and manufacturing engineer, I know mistakes get made but they should not be supplied to the customer. Check it, if it's incorrect, either rectify or replace. (ONE GARDEN COMMENT: Sincere apologies that you received parts which should have been identified during the manufacturers' quality process prior to their delivery to you. We will duly convey your feedback to them.)
4 out of 5 Barbara Eriksson , Bury.
Saturday 22nd July 2017
This summer house is a great size, easy to erect and looks great. The only thing I would have done differently? It says you can build straight into paving but we are finding damp patches where it's drawing the water through. Going to try and lift it to elevate it and get something underneath it. The annoying thing is that we were ready to build onto something but decided not to due to this instruction. Plus a piece wood was split and glued? Better for the customer to replace before delivery. We contacted them and they replaced immediately. Good customer service and quick delivery. Would use again but make sure it's placed on waterproof material.
4 out of 5 gbruce, Buckingham .
Sunday 02nd July 2017
Very good, thanks.
5 out of 5 PeterDunne, NE Hampshire.
Sunday 11th June 2017
Summerhouse says 8x8 ft but in fact its about 6" smaller. Went together very well apart from one slightly distorted door. Inside frame finished very well. Its erected & painted with very simple landscaping around it, in fact can't stop looking at it Shire Hampton Summerhouse is a very attractive design. Good value, great service from One Garden. Will mark as a 5 * despite of the couple of issues, can't fault One Garden certainly would recommend them. (ONE GARDEN COMMENT: Shire designate this model with a generic "8x8" reference, therefore you are correct in that it is marginally smaller than say a full 8x8 feet. This is confirmed by our 'Detailed Measurements' in the specifications tab being; 7'8 external (roof) and 7'5 footprint (wall). If you still need a replacement door do let us know.)
4 out of 5 Ron Clayburn, Pontefract.
Friday 26th May 2017
Arrived on time and delivered by a helpful driver. The summerhouse is well made and good value. However, quality control could be a bit better. Found a few nails sticking through which missed their target and a few splits in pieces of wood that needed patching up prior to assembly. Would still recommend and would buy again if need be.
4 out of 5 Phil Johnson, Shropshire.
Sunday 30th April 2017
Arrived on time, one person only to carry summerhouse which was a surprise but no problem. He unloaded and bought into garden. Not erected by us yet, but all parts here, looks OK (many parts). Looking forward to a long summer to enjoy. Probably not the best quality but price important to us.
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