Rook Potting Shed 18 x 8 - Swallow GB

Rook Potting Shed

Rook Potting Shed 18 x 8 - Swallow GB

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No need for a greenhouse and a garden shed when you can get the best of both in the Rook 18 x 8 Potting Shed. A generous growing area is combined with the all important storage area at the back. Full length staging is supplied at the front and two rear shelves maximise the space available for storageGood ventilation is assured with automatic vents in the roof, complimented with a side window, opposite the door, The door can be fitted at either end

These versatile garden buildings are constructed in the UK from thermally modified Redwood Pine, a natural material with high durability with almost no warping, shrinking or swelling, and you will be delighted with the quality, and the workmanship 

Our Price includes Vat and Installation to most UK Mainland postcodes (see below) so you can see exactly what you will be paying and nothing is added at the Checkout. Pay the full amount or just 20% deposit and the balance when you get an installation date.  Select your area from the drop down box below to see the current lead time to delivery that applies to orders received today


  • Dimensions: Length 5730mm (18'10), Gable Width 2660mm (8'4), Ridge Height 2370mm (7'9), Window Eaves Height 1730mm (5'8), Rear Eaves Height 2110mm (6'11), Door Height 1940mm (6'4), Door Opening Width 715mm (2'4). Model shown in main photo may be a different size
  • The inward opening door has a aluminium handle and mortice lock fitted and can be fitted on either end of the shed
  • The bottom 12mm tongue and groove boards are 390mm long, all boards fixed with stainless steel nails
  • Glazed with toughened glass which is slid into a groove and sealed with quality silicone. Side glazing is 1220mm x 610mm
  • Top vents sealed with timber capping, fitted with automatic openers
  • Side opening window opposite the door with a manual stay
  • Staging width: 520mm (1'8), Two full length rear shelves 390mm wide (1'3)
  • Damp barrier: 20mm black PVC section is screwed to the bottom to extend the life of the building
  • Fitted floor 
  • Roof waterproofed with high quality vinyl cover
  • Classic appearance with a turned apex finial over the door
  • Natural oils are used to give a long lasting finish which enriches the colour of the wood, resists fading and offers protection from mould, marks and water ingress
  • 5 year Frame Guarantee against rot and decay. 2 year Guarantee on all fixtures and fittings such as auto vents, handles, locks etc

Optional extras:

  • High level shelf at the front above the staging 250mm wide (10")
  • Hunter guttering (narrow width) with a downpipe fitted into a water butt if this is made available to the installation team
  • Oiled finish - natural oil gives a long lasting finish which enriches the natural colour of the wood. It resists fading and offers protection from mould, marks and water ingress. If you order an oiled greenhouse the staging and any shelves will also be supplied oiled
  • Factory applied multi-layer paint finish in one of the heritage colours made by Farrow & Ball. See photos for chart showing all the colours available. Staging and shelves are not painted to make them resistant to wear. If required please select colour from the drop down box at the Checkout and tick the Product Extras box
  • Hunter gutter system, 76mm width, downpipes to the ground or into a water butt (if available at the time of installation)
  • Ornate Black Door handle instead of the aluminium one fitted as standard 
  • You can order a Potting Bench or Cold Frame  to match your new greenhouse. These heavy items are supplied assembled and are only available if ordered at the same time as your greenhouse, as they are delivered together 

Delivery & Installation
All buildings are made to order within the lead time specified at the time of ordering. You will be emailed a base plan within 48 hours of placing an order and this should be constructed as soon as possible to avoid any delays.  We recommend the base is the same size as the greenhouse (not larger) and must be flat and level. Most customers use paving flags or a concrete pad which is a minimum of 10cm deep. When your greenhouse is almost ready you will be contacted to arrange a suitable day for the installation

Free delivery area:  All Mainland England and Wales plus these Scottish postcodes: DG, G, FK, PH2, PH3, PH4, PH6, PH7, KY, EH, ML, TD.   For all other areas please contact us for a personal quote. Offshore deliveries or self assembly are not available

Easy Payment: just 20% deposit is required
At the Checkout you can pay in full or just the deposit. To pay the deposit amount simply use DEPOSIT as your voucher code.  At the first page of the Checkout  click on this link  'Do you have a voucher code'  type DEPOSIT in the voucher code box and click 'GO'.  The balance is due when you get a delivery date.   We accept payment using Visa, Mastercard, Amex, PayPal, Klarna and BACS.  Any problems please call us on 01302 783434  9am-7pm 

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    Really pleased with the Rook potting shed, well put together and smart. We paid the extra to have it painted and we have had great comments. Communication with David at Urban Square was excellent and have no hesitation recommending them.