The superb 'Ickenham' hexagonal log cabin creates a new look from the 'norm' with its hexagon shape making this an unique building. With opening windows and its wide door - which can be contemporary or Georgian style - it's a great looking as well as practical building. A perfect summer room for you to enjoy your garden or a place for your hobby. A little thought and you will be able to think of many uses for this beautiful building. Its looks will never disappoint.
We don't have this cabin on display at the moment but you can see examples of other Trentan buildings at our display site near Woking. Don't risk buying a cabin without viewing.
The superb hexagon shape of this 'Ickenham' log cabin creates a new look to the 'norm'. With its hexagonal shape it's truly is a unique building. With its wide door and two opening windows - which can be Georgian or contemporary style - it's a great looking as well as practical building. A perfect summer room for you to enjoy your garden, or a place for your hobby or to just enjoy your garden. If you give a little thought you will be able to think of many uses for this beautiful building. Its looks will never disappoint.
The secret of Nordic timber is well known by the Swedish and is used throughout their country. Besides its slowing growing nature the wood is naturally denser and therefore stronger and more stable. This 'Ickenham' hexagonal cabin benefits from this wonderful and 'green' material. With its 44mm thick interlocking logs, 100mm noggins and extra thick floor and roof its strength is unbeatable.
There is no cheap or nasty materials used in these cabins as the quality of timber used is top notch. However, some log cabin firms even use OSB or chipboard boards in them which is totally unsuitable. The sturdy well made doors and windows on these 'Ickenham' log cabins have features not normally available anywhere else. They are strengthened with part laminated material and this reinforces and stops any possible twisting or warping effect. Adjustable hinges (up -down - left - right) make them a joy to hang and to live with. Everything designed around the great British weather. With the double glazed doors and windows as standard they will make it a joy to be in. All timber is kiln dried and comes naturally from renewable sources.
These superb 'Ickenham' log cabins can, optionally be erected for you by a third party saving you time and effort. They do this on a regular basis so your new cabin will be up very quickly and importantly correctly. Having said that some people have assemble these buildings themselves as everything is done to make it straightforward. However these hexagonal cabins are a little more tricky than a normal cabin. The log cabins design has been assembled at the factory before being flat packed and shipped to you. All parts are bar coded for ease of access and by following the log cabin guide line can be assembled efficiently. The secret is to take you time and work through each step one at a time.
The internet is great for finding log cabins but it can never show you the quality of the product being displayed. This is why you should consider viewing before buying, if possible. Even if you don't view it's worth dealing with a company who is confident enough in their product to has a log cabin display site. This alone proves they are happy for their cabins to be inspected at close quarter - unlike many log cabins UK companies selling on the web. If you can visit you can judge for yourself on the quality of the building so that you know when your new building arrives you won't feel disappointed.
With 1st Choice, a family business, started in 1979 BT (before Thatcher) you can also be sure that they understand the requirement to make log cabins to a standard and not DOWN to a price. Our Ethos is to ensure quality reigns over cheapness and to date has been the right policy.
|Size:||This hexagonal log cabin approximately 2.8m x 2.4m (9¼ft x 7¾ft nominal). Note this is the external size of the cabin. The lugs extend up to 100mm on each corner making the overall size (as most other log cabin companies quote) 200m larger. We mention this so you know you are comparing 'eggs with eggs'|
|Cladding:||Standard logs on these corner log cabins are 40mm and interlock into each other and are cut from a top grade of Nordic Timber and this ensures the maximum stability and longevity of the timber. The log profile has designed wind-tight connections to ensure a superior resistance against wind. Untreated. Kiln dried timber from sustainable sources.|
|Floors:||18mm thick T&G untreated boards used on these log cabin floors. No chipboard, OSB or other cheap sheet materials used on the floor, unlike some other log cabin UK suppliers. Floor joists are 45x45mm and are normally spaced no more than 650mm apart. All floor joists are pressure treated for long life as standard.|
|Roofs:||18mm thick T&G boards used on the roof sections supported by strong roof beams. Roof beams meet EN 388 stringent standards. Untreated. Basic Roof felt included as standard with options for felt tiles (shingles) in either red, brown or green or Polyester based felt. 100mm (approx 4in) overhang all round.|
|Door:||Joinery quality double glazed single door 83½mm wide x 1850mm high (33in x 72½in) - approx sizes. Toughened glass as standard. Easy adjust hinges complete with gasket seals, fitted silver finish door handles, cylinder lock and two unique keys. Low doors sills giving you easier access into your hexagon shaped log cabin. Supplied untreated. Beware of doors with single glazing or excessively high door sills.|
|Windows:||Two (2) contemporary or Georgian style joinery quality inward opening windows included as standard. Size of each window is 710cm wide x 167cm high (28in x 65½in). Complete with easy adjust hinges, silicon gasket seals and delightful silver finish window handles. Supplied untreated as standard. Double glazed as standard NOT single glazed.|
|Lower Walls:||Height - 211cm (83n) - on all Ickenham hexagonal log cabins for sale.|
|Higher Walls:||Height - 289cm (113½in) - on all Ickenham garden cabins.|
|Storm Protection||Provided as standard are either 'Wood Storm Protectors' or threaded rods. This helps to ensure that the wall planks on your log cabin will remain tight together depending on the weather.|
|Fixings:||All log cabins required fixings (screws, nails etc) are included.|
|Treatment:||All log cabins are supplied untreated.|
|Assembly:||Log cabins are supplied in kit form for self erection. Option for assembly through a third party if required. If being built you would require a concrete base or solid and level paving slab base. Optionally, we have an option for building a timber subframe for you. These log cabins are assembled by interlocking the panels for ease of taking it down again if you decide to move.|
|Delivery:||All log cabins are delivered and HIABed off the lorry for you free of charge throughout central & Southern England. Deliveries to Scotland would cost £150 extra. Deliveries to Cornwall & Devon, South & West Wales and Northern England would cost an extra £60.|
|Insulation||Optional insulation to the roof supply only and would consist of Reinforced Thermo Reflective and Vapour Control Layer (special silver quilted membrane), Thermo Reflective Aluminium Tape (used to seal all joints in the roof insulation and over the floor joists), Insulation Board - a Celotex Foil 2 sides rigid insulation board - 25mm thick measuring 2400 x 1200mm. 11mm thick solid sheet boarding (OSB) measuring 2440 x 1220mm or 2400 x 1200mm and all screws and fixings.|
|Optional Extras.||Extra doors and windows, assembly of log cabins, timber bases - Please Ask|