SOME HELPFUL INFORMATION

SHEDS - Am I allowed a garden shed?

You are allowed to have a garden shed but there are certain standards that have to be met. Basically you cannot have a traditional wooden shed as it is regarded as a fire hazard. Therefore the shed must be manufactured from either metal or plastic. An interesting fact is that a lot of owners actually put their washing machine or clothes dryer in their shed in an attempt to make more room inside their holiday home. It also removes the shaking of your home when in a spin cycle! The size of the shed is rather dependent upon the location of it and also your plot size. Please confirm with us what size of shed you would be allowed on your particular chosen plot. As a guide, most plots would be allowed an 8 foot x 6 foot shed but some would only accommodate an 8'x4' or 6'x6'. They can range in price from a few hundred pounds to a couple of thousand pounds for the really secure ones. Here are a few examples of suitable sheds...

GARDEN STORAGE BOXES -

You are allowed to have a Garden Storage Box but again, it must be metal of plastic. You are not permitted to store anything flammable under your holiday home for obvious reasons! Therefore a Garden Storage Box is a great solution for many holiday home owners to store things like lawnmower and other garden tools. Dependent again on the amount of security you require, there is a vast range in prices. Here are a few examples of suitable Garden Storage Boxes to give you an idea...