Shire Durham Shed 8x6
FREE* Home delivery within 3-7 days
Check your location for the Shire delivery service and cost: *A distant location may attract a delivery surcharge
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 design of the Shire Durham shed is classic but with the added feature of having modular side panels. This feature allows you to choose where on the shed to have the window panel in order to make best use of the available light in your garden.
The wall panels are constructed of tongue and groove cladding and supplied in modular sections. The main advantage of a modular design is that each individual panel will be small enough (in one or both dimensions) to be carried by one person and will fit through a standard pedestrian door. As a concequence the individual boards may not line up perfectly with those on adjacent panels, due to the variences in the natural timber cladding.
The roof and floor provided are made from solid sheet OSB. There will be fixtures and fittings provided along with roofing felt and full instructions.
|External Width (max)||1958mm - 6' 5"|
|External Depth (max)||2428mm - 8' 0"|
|External Height (max)||2072mm - 6' 10"|
|Footprint Width||1790mm - 5' 10"|
|Footprint Depth||2380mm - 7' 10"|
|Internal Width (min)||1722mm - 5' 8"|
|Internal Depth (min)||2312mm - 7' 7"|
|Internal Height (min)||1963mm - 6' 5"|
|Ridge Height||2072mm - 6' 10"|
|Eaves Height||1606mm - 5' 3"|
|Door Height||1642mm - 5' 5"|
|Door Width||675mm - 2' 3"|
|Door Opening Height||1642mm - 5' 5"|
|Door Opening Width||675mm - 2' 3"|
|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 gable end|
|Orientation||1.958m Gables / 2.428m sides (max)|
|Door Type||Hinged single|
|Door Catch||Hasp & staple|
|Roof Covering||Mineralized felt|
|Roof Material||8mm Solid sheet board|
|Wall Material||12mm Shiplap tongue & groove|
|Cladding Material||Tongue & Groove|
|Floor Material||11mm Solid sheet board|
|Floor Joist Direction||Front to back|
|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||1.79 x 2.38m|
|Fits Through Door (78x30 inch)||Yes|
|Annual Treatment||Yes by customer|
Useful To Know
|Warranty||12 Months parts|
|Recommended Use||Garden storage|
|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 Durham Shed 8x6 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 '3-7 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 '3-7 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
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- 12mm Tongue & groove shiplap exterior cladding
- Constructed using 34x34mm standard framing
- Solid sheet roof and floor
- Modular, interchangeable side panels
- Single opening window 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.
Pick A Day
A convenient service allowing you to select a preferred delivery date. When available (by product & location) various dates will be offered during checkout, including weekends.
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.
Hasp and Staple
A steel hasp and staple set is often used for securing wooden doors and gates. Interlocked when closed, being securable by a padlock (not supplied) threaded through an integral loop. Finish and style can vary to suit product.
5 out of 5 Anne, Gillingham.
Friday 19th October 2018
Outstanding service. Outstanding product. Would definitely buy from this company again.
5 out of 5 Bill Allwin, Maidstone.
Saturday 07th July 2018
I could not understand how to assemble this. so I had to pay extra to get assistance. However the shed is perfect. I now wonder if it stands the test of time.
4 out of 5 james stabler, Leicster.
Saturday 15th July 2017
Good value for money, quick delivery speed, sadly damaged in transit but once replaced all was well.
5 out of 5 Gary brimelow, Manchester.
Saturday 27th May 2017
The shed is great, quite easy to put up. The delivery man was great, he put the parts where I wanted them.
5 out of 5 Kay Langridge, Kent.
Monday 28th November 2016
We found the purchasing and delivery process very easy and the shed itself is very good quality and strong. It comes with clear and detailed instructions, very good value for money.
4 out of 5 Pat Luckhurst, Ashforf.
Sunday 16th October 2016
Went together very well.
4 out of 5 anon, .
Monday 05th September 2016
Good and cheap shed. Clear assembling instruction. Delivered on time and in proper order. Only disadvantage - thickness of floor boards (boards 2 cm should be used instead of 1cm). (ONE GARDEN COMMENT: 20mm (2cm) thick flooring is considered very high-end/heavy-duty and beyond scope in the sense of a cost loading or value for this standard 8x6 apex shed.)
5 out of 5 anon, .
Monday 27th June 2016
Very good staff, good price and on time deliver. Thanks
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