4 x 4 Shire Hemsby Wooden Greenhouse with Muti-access

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4 x 4 Shire Hemsby Wooden Greenhouse with Muti-access

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  • 4 x 4 Shire Hemsby Wooden Greenhouse with Muti-access£709.99


            Discover the enchanting Shire Hemsby 4x4 Greenhouse, a masterpiece of design and functionality tailored for the passionate gardener. Crafted from premium FSC-certified timber, the Hemsby offers a gardening sanctuary and a beacon of aesthetic charm and architectural finesse in your outdoor space.

            One of the Hemsby's most versatile features is its innovative door system. It comes equipped with four elegantly designed doors that can be installed in any of the ten designated spaces, allowing for a customisable entrance that suits your preference. Opt for a grand double door effect by placing doors on each gable end, or create a more traditional look with separate single doors. This level of personalisation is rare in greenhouses, making the Hemsby a standout choice.

            The Shire Hemsby uses horticultural glass instead of acrylic glazing. It stands as the paragon of glazing materials for garden buildings, heralded for its unmatched durability, exceptional clarity, and superior insulation properties. At the heart of its appeal, horticultural glass offers unparalleled thermal performance. It's a game-changer for anyone looking to create a regulated, temperate environment within their greenhouse. 

            The clarity of horticultural glass is not just about letting in light; it's about inviting the garden into your space without the barriers of distortion or cloudiness often associated with acrylic alternatives. Durability and longevity are where horticultural glass truly shines. Unlike acrylic, which may degrade or discolour over time, horticultural glass stands resilient against the elements. It resists the wear of time, maintaining its clarity and integrity through seasons of sun, rain, and frost. 

            Beyond its structural elegance, the Hemsby is adorned with cresting and finials – a decorative touch seldom seen at this price point. These intricate details add a layer of sophistication and historical charm reminiscent of classic Victorian greenhouses.

            Inside, the greenhouse features slatted shelving perfect for potting and ensuring efficient drainage, further highlighting the thoughtfulness poured into every aspect of its design. An automatic roof vent opener adds a modern convenience, automatically adjusting to temperature changes to provide the ideal climate for your plants.

            The pièce de résistance of the Hemsby, however, is its aesthetic allure. With a decorative finial gracing both the front and rear gables, it is a testament to Shire's commitment to beauty and quality. The greenhouse is illuminated by natural light thanks to its extensive window arrangement on every side, creating an optimal environment for plant growth and a serene space for gardeners.

            Constructed with Shire's renowned joinery expertise, the Hemsby is not just a greenhouse; it's a statement of style and a dedication to gardening. Its low wooden panels exude a traditional elegance, making it a striking addition to any garden. The lower panels provide a discreet storage solution, concealing items like grow bags and hand tools from view.

            The Shire Hemsby 4x4 Greenhouse is your gateway to cultivating a deep-seated love for gardening. It offers a perfect blend of functionality, style, and convenience. Embrace the beauty and tranquility of your outdoor space with this exquisite structure, designed to inspire gardeners at every level of expertise.

            Also available: 6 x 4 Shire Hemsby Greenhouse with Muti-access

            About the Timber:

            You will be impressed by Shire's use of natural products and their environmental credentials. A high-quality wooden greenhouse starts with high-quality timber, so it is important to know exactly what timber is used. The most commonly used timber for garden buildings is pine (pinus), as this is widely available for a very cheap price. However, all of Shire's garden buildings are constructed using high-quality spruce (Picea) and are sourced from Scandinavia under strict FSC guidance. Spruce is more durable than pine and provides a higher-quality finish. This timber is slow-grown, unlike fast-grown British and Eastern Europe's timber; being slow-grown timber means a tighter grain, less sap, and far fewer knots. Therefore, the timber used in Shire's products is more durable and will last much longer than other timber. Spruce is, therefore, the timber of choice for companies such as Shire who always look to produce the best garden building.


            Guarantee - 10-year anti-rot

            Walls - 12mm shiplap tongue and groove

            Roof – Toughened glass

            Glazing – Toughened glass

            Windows – 4 windows

            Frame – 34mm x 34mm

            Lock – Magnet and turn button

            Treatment - dip treated (application of preservative and waterproof coat required)

            Make the Most of Your Wooden Greenhouse:

            To truly maximise the potential of the Shire Hemsby 4x4 Greenhouse, envision it as more than just a space for growing plants; see it as a haven for nurturing your gardening passion and enhancing your green credentials. Capitalise on its versatile door configuration to tailor the entrance to your aesthetic and functional desires, creating an inviting ambience for your horticultural endeavours. Utilise the slatted shelving for an organised display of potted plants, herbs, and seedlings, ensuring each has the optimal environment to flourish. The automatic roof vent opener is a boon for regulating temperature, making it ideal for a wide range of flora, from delicate orchids to robust vegetables. Consider experimenting with hydroponics or starting a small bonsai collection, leveraging the abundant natural light. Embrace the Shire Hemsby 4x4 Greenhouse not just as a structure but as a cornerstone of your garden’s ecosystem, a place where your gardening aspirations can bloom in harmony with the seasons.

            About Your Order:

            The Shire Greenhouse is a British-made garden building made from FSC® certified timber. You will get a low-carbon footprint wooden greenhouse made from ethically sourced materials. The practical design makes it straightforward to assemble. It comes with a 10-year anti-rot guarantee and a 12-month manufacturer's warranty. 

            Superior fixings, and optional assembly from the manufacturer is available. The timber boards attach to a solid internal framing to make hard-wearing and sturdy panels. The Greenhouse is flat-packed for easy handling and assembly.

            Please note: Images may depict furnishings and accessories; optional potting shelf, these are for illustration purposes only and are not included with your order. 

            Wooden Greenhouse Aftercare:

            The greenhouse has timbers that have been dip-treated base coat to protect them during transit. You must apply a preservative and waterproofing topcoat immediately after installation. Using the treatment after installation, followed by consistent annual treatment of the garden summerhouse, will maintain the high-quality finish and is a requirement of the 10-year anti-rot guarantee. A 1-year manufacturer's warranty is included as standard.

            To treat the greenhouse, elbec recommends Protek wood treatment. Browse our Protek Royal Exterior Wood Finish Paint range to find the best paint colour to add to your personalised finish. In the options section, we’ve included popular colours and a Wood Preserver+ for use underneath your colour choice.

            About Shire:

            Shire is one of the UK's leading manufacturers of garden buildings. Shire proudly manufactures the most extensive UK timber garden building range. Their range includes Garden Sheds, Log Cabins, Eco Homes, Home Offices, Sheds, Workshops, Summerhouses, Playhouses, Arbours, Storage units, and Pet houses.

            Their UK production facilities cover 23 acres, including stock holding facilities and an advanced high-speed timber planing mill. There is also a modern, well-equipped joinery production facility and semi-automated production lines. All Shire garden buildings are manufactured in the UK using the finest spruce timber, imported directly, and manufactured using the most up-to-date machines to ensure the best quality and best value-for-money garden sheds in the UK.



            FREE delivery is offered to the majority of mainland UK postcodes but some areas may incur a surcharge and some postcode areas are not covered at all. Please check your postcode in the ‘Delivery cost checker’ above to confirm availability and any possible surcharges.

            Delivery Lead-times:

            The product page above displays the estimated delivery lead time, which is specified in working days (Monday - Friday) and excludes Bank Holidays. Although the manufacturer provides these estimated lead times in good faith, they are not guaranteed due to fluctuations in demand. However, the lead times are representative of delivery at the time of estimation. It's worth noting that delivery may take a little longer in some remote areas.

            Installation option of Greenhouse:

            If you are choosing the installation option after placing your order you’ll be contacted within 5 working days by Shire the manufacturer either by a text message or automated telephone message (the latter if a mobile number is not supplied). This message will supply you with the name of the website to go on to where you will be required to accept the terms and conditions for assembly. Any delay in accepting these terms and conditions may affect your timescale. Once you have accepted these terms and conditions you will be contacted during the timescale with a date for the delivery/assembly of your order. The installation option will extend your lead time by up to 15-25 working days. This may take longer during seasonal periods. Please be aware that the installation team will require full access to your garden, 18" clearance all around the building and a firm and level base. Shire's installation team will not bring a building through your home as they are not covered by insurance to enter a customer’s home.

            Painting Option:

            The delivery leadtime for our painting service the product page above displays the estimated delivery lead time, which is specified in working days (Monday - Friday) and excludes Bank Holidays.

            Booking Date:

            This product will be delivered to you by Knowles Carrier, acting on behalf of Shire, the manufacturer. Shire's dedicated delivery team will reach out to you directly to provide information about your delivery date.

            Upon Delivery
            Knowles, a courier representing the manufacturer Shire, is responsible for delivering the item. The delivery is typically carried out using an 18-ton vehicle within the timeframe of 8am to 8pm. Please note that the delivery drivers are insured to deliver only to the kerb side or driveway, and will not take any risks that may result in property damage while delivering the product. Additionally, we regret to inform you that delivery personnel will not be able to enter your property. Finally, the driver will hand-ball the item off during delivery.

            It is not advisable to engage a third party for product installation before its delivery and verification of all parts. Please note that we cannot be held responsible for any costs incurred by a third party.


            Please note: all imperial measurements are approximate, and the Shire Greenhouses are made from metric measurements. We would recommend that the base is at least 50mm bigger in each direction.

            Product Name:
            4 x 4 Shire Hemsby Wooden Greenhouse with Muti-access
            Footprint Depth:
            1.16m (3'9")
            Footprint Width:
            1.07m (3'7")
            Ridge Height:
            2.30m (7'7")
            Eaves Height:
            1.83m (6'0")
            Tongue and groove
            Cladding Thickness:
            34mm x 34mm (11 /3" x 11 /3")
            Treatment Type:
            Dip Treated (application of preservative and waterproof coat required)
            Recommended Treatment:
            Protek Range (please click here)
            Roof Type:
            34mm x 34mm (11 /3" x 11 /3")
            Roof Material:
            Toughened glass
            Roof Thickness:
            Roofing Felt:
            Floor Material:
            Floor Joists:
            Floor Joist Direction:
            Door Type:
            4 x single doors
            Door Height:
            1.70m (5'7")
            Door Width:
            0.45m (1'6")
            Door Lock System:
            Magnet and turn button
            Number of Window(s):
            4 x fixed side windows
            1 x top opening
            3 x top fixed windows
            Window Material:
            Toughend glass
            Window/Door Panel(s) Interchangeable:
            4 doors supplied, doors can be hung in any of the 8 spaces
            Manufacturer's Guarantee:
            10-Year Anti-Rot Gaurantee
            Self assembly
            Optional Assembly:
            FSC Certified:
            Free Delivery*:
            Optional Wooden Base:
            Manufacturer's Product Code:
            EAN Number:
            Shire garden buildings
            Country of Origin:
            United Kingdom
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            The 4 x 4 Shire Hemsby Wooden Greenhouse is perfect for starting on your vegetable-growing journey. It’s a superb small greenhouse for compact gardens. The key features include:

            • Charming design with crests and finials
            • 4 fixed-glazed windows 
            • 1 automatic roof vent opener
            • 4 doors supplied - use as 4 multi-access points or 2 x double doors
            • 10-year anti-rot guarantee