Platinum Winchester Summer Houses
These buildings are some of the best available. So before choosing a new apex wooden studio for your garden you need to check out the specifications beforehand. In particular, the type of timber it is made from, whether any OSB board is used, and the general build quality. Check the competition out against the spec on our buildings.
Don’t Buy On Price Alone
You will be amazed about the high specifications and these Winchester buildings are unbeatable for value. They are more expensive than the general ‘run of the mill’ buildings available but they are NEVER made down to a price. Don’t settle for second best.
Examine The Quality
It’s great advice to view beforehand and by doing so you can be sure of the quality. You can be the judge and decide whether the higher price is worth paying. Can that building you are looking at on the ‘web’ be viewed beforehand? And if not – WHY not?
Besides the great quality of the Winchester apex buildings, free installation is included as standard. Which all adds up to the overall value of them. And it’s always worth checking out customer’s feedback to see what they say.
|Sizes:||These Winchester Apex Georgian Garden Studios are available in sizes from 8×6 right up to 30×12 and larger. Choose from widths 6′, 7′, 8′, 9′, 10′, 11 & 12′ but other sizes of garden studios can be made so please ask if you need any other size, even odd sizes.|
|Cladding:||These garden summerhouses are normally clad in Tongue and Grooved (T&G) Shiplap, with standard thickness being 19mm nominal (15mm finished size). Also available in 20mm (T&G) Loglap cladding and 23mm to 6mm Rebated & Lined Weatherboard. Timber used is Redwood deal not cheap inferior whitewood. Tanalised pressure treated as standard. Screwed together construction.|
|Framing:||Standard Garden Studio framework size is 70 x 33mm thick (3″ x 1½” nominal) on all buildings. Effectively thicker in corners when erected. All framework screwed together in corners, not just nailed together. Diagonal bracing in all corners for long term stability. Fully pressure treated.|
|Designs:||These Platinum Winchester Georgian Garden Studios are made with an apex or gable roof. Other names for this style of roof is ‘v’ shaped roof, pointed roof, ‘saddle back’, pitched roof or angled roof. If you require a pent roof (single slope) then take a look on this page or a transverse roof take a look on this page.|
|Roofs:||These Garden Studios roofs are made from solid 16mm (12mm finished thickness) T&G timber and then covered with the superb Onduline roofing sheets. These roof sheets are designed for very long life with an expected 15 years worry free against leaking. (no chipboard, sterling board, OSB board or sheet materials are used – as these are unsuitable for outdoor use.) Vents added in the soffits (underside of the roof) to allow for free flow of air. Option for gutters and downpipes to conserve that precious water for your garden. Option for green mineral felt or Onduvilla tiles if you choose.|
|Floors:||The extra strong heavy duty floor is made from 19mm (15mm finished size) T&G timber boards set on 50 x 50mm (2×2 nominal) pressure impregnated joists for long life.|
|Doors:||Georgian joinery quality 44mm thick heavy duty double doors as standard. Black Butt hinges and a 5 Lever mortice lock & antique handle as standard Beware of garden studio doors with NO bracing.|
|Windows:||Georgian 9 pane opening windows on these buildings. There are three (3) Georgian windows as standard. Normally top-thin hung with 2 hinges and one casement stay. TOUGHENED glass is used in these superb Garden Studios (No cheap scratchable plastic or perspex). Option for extra Georgian windows to meet your needs.|
|Corner Strips:||This Platinum Apex Garden Summerhouse is finished off with ‘Wrap Around’ corner strips for extra protection to the end grain of the timber and for a smarter finish. This is just one of the many small features which goes into these buildings but shows that a lot of thought has gone into these buildings.|
|Height:||Internal LOWER eaves height is a generous 1.95m (77in) eaves on all sectional buildings. Normal ridge height is at least 2.35m (92 inches) which is less than 2.5m if you have planning issues. Please check before ordering if heights are crucial in connection with planning.
(Internal heights quoted NOT external which most firms quote)
|Treatment:||All these Apex Garden Studios walls, framing and floors come complete with pressure treated tanalised timber as standard. 15 years ‘expected life’ against rotting. Although the timber is protected against rotting it’s important that you apply a coat of waterproof treatment within 3 months of delivery to ensure the fullest life for your new building.|
|Nails:||All fittings and nails are all rust resistant (galvanised) to ensure long lasting good appearance. NO staples are used as these are not suitable for a quality garden building.|
|Insulation:||These buildings can be optional lined and insulated for all year round use. Cooler in Summer. Warmer in Winter.|
|Installation:||All our Georgian Apex Garden Studios are fitted FREE of charge in our green delivery area. All you need to do is to provide a solid level concrete or paving slab base or timber decked area, or maybe it could be built on your timber bearers. There is also an option for building a timber raft for you. Buildings are assembled using screws for ease of taking them down again if you decide to move.|
|Optional Extras:||These include double or wider doors, extra windows, extra height, lining and insulation, partitions, gutters and downpipes etc – please ask.|
|Delivery:||Free delivery is included for most of England and Wales mainland. Outside of this free delivery area it is often possible to deliver and erect for a small surcharge.|
|Specials:||Any size or design of apex to suit and can be made with extra doors, windows or partitions. If not sure please contact us for your personal quote for your precise needs.|
|Viewing:||Option to view these superb summer houses and buildings before buying so you can inspect at first hand the high quality of the materials used and the construction methods. Show sites near Guildford in Surrey. Check web site for current buildings on display.|
|Support UK:||This Platinum Georgian Apex Garden Summerhouse is made in the UK by experienced craftsmen. Back our British workers.|
|Sizes:||Unless specified as finished size then studio sizes quoted are before machining which reduces the size quoted by about 3mm. BEWARE. Many garden buildings manufacturers quote BEFORE machining sizes making them APPEAR larger – don’t be fooled.|
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