Mhairi came into our workshop a whirlwind of ideas and plans for the development of her business in the Lammermuir Hills near Duns. With a clear vision of providing luxury accommodation to holiday makers, she chose our huts for their expert craftsmanship and our ability to interpret her creative vision. No-one knows this landscape and these huts like Mhairi, here is an extract from her website www.uplandshepherdhuts.co.uk The… read more
A selection of our recent hut projects...
This is our fourth build for Anna and William and its by far the most challenging but the end result is amazing! From the get go, the design of this truly unique hut meant building it in two separate pieces and putting it together on site with the help of a large crane which went well and without a hitch! The design which was inspired by New England pioneer chapels…. read more
The Roulotte at Hesleyside Hall is beautifully set within grounds landscaped by Capability Brown and situated with the Northumberland National Park near to two of our other beautiful shepherd huts. The design was based somewhere between a traditional French Roulette and the old Pulman Carriages often found dotted around the hills of Northumberland. Made from a mix of reclaimed oak beams and planks, reclaimed sports hall flooring with its original… read more
I feel it’s only right to give Reuben his own case study, after all its a pretty amazing feat to build your very own shepherd hut at 7 years old (with help of course). He has always been keen to help me in the workshop from a very early age and once we started making shepherd huts he has always wanted to make one for himself. So, when the space… read more
We had an email from Carol who is now running Lesbury Post Office and shop and asked if we could help? Ever since they had taken over the little Post Office it soon became the hub of the village and people often stayed for a cuppa and a chat while picking up odds and ends. Now that is when Carol had an idea! The community spirit is very strong in… read more