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Why our huts make us happy!

We chatted to several of our shepherd hut owners who use them in a variety of ways – but they all had one thing in common….their huts make them very, very happy! So, to celebrate International Day of Happiness, here’s snippets from those happy people. Emma Warren: ‘My...

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Only the Finest Huts for The Fish!

Blackdown Shepherd Huts attends the opening of The Fish We were delighted to be invited to the opening of The Fish last week. The Fish is a truly magnificent hotel, part of the Farncombe Estate and sister hotel to Foxhill Manor and Dormy House. Located in the...

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Creating an Airbnb success with a Self-Build Shepherd’s Hut

We often hear from customers how satisfying it is to undertake a self-build shepherd’s hut. Our most recent case study is no exception. We got a very enthusiastic reception from Jules Griffiths when she completed her hut, and it’s now a successful Airbnb glamping...

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Top Tips For Winter In A Shepherd’s Hut

The great thing about shepherd huts is that they can be used the whole year round, which means that you get to enjoy the loveliness of all the seasons in your hut.  We love it when our woodburner is going and that really cosy warmth is emanating around – a veritable...

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Owen Barry’s Unique Designs for the Blackdown Brace Hut

When we were designing our Brace hut (our new double hut), we wanted it to be more than special – we wanted it to be outstanding both inside and out. When we took it to the Glamping Show this September, the reaction surpassed our expectations, and we were thrilled...

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Autumn at Blackdown Shepherd Huts

So, the clocks have gone back, the ghouls have been chased away, the leaves are falling from the trees the log burner is lit and November is upon us. Our huts look amazing in the autumn light, with leaves falling! We’ve had a busy few months, with the Glamping Show in...

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Gorgeous Glamping displays at the Glamping Show!

We loved the Glamping Show - we spent three days there in our element where we displayed three of our huts for people to enjoy - and boy, did they love them! Thanks to everyone for your very positive feedback on our Turnkey, Self-Build, and our brand new Shepherd's...

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