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Blackdown Shepherd Huts: Dimpsey, Three Years On

When Blackdown started out in 2011, it was humble beginnings, but we have made amazing progress, with some fantastic huts for both commercial and residential use. One of the huts that really fills us with pride is the Dimpsey hut, which is located just down the road...

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Thank you to The Glamping Show

Well, British weather, you certainly gave us all you could in terms of rain and wind! Thankfully, our glorious shepherd huts had real appeal in the turbulent weather over the three days of The Glamping Show, and we were delighted to see you all! Thank you one and all...

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Q&A – All About the Self-Build: Your questions answered!

How is my shepherd hut delivered to me? The hut comes flat-packed on a trailer, and is delivered by one or two of our Blackdown team. They will help you place it where you need it, answer any last-minute queries, enjoy a nice cup of tea, and then leave you to the DIY!...

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Glamping Show… come and see the self-build for yourself!

We know that those who love the thought of shepherd huts might not always want one made for them and delivered. For those of you who like to get hands-on, the artisan self-build option is right up your street. Think woodwork, joining, creating, and following our...

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Blackdown at the Glamping Show

We are thrilled to be at the Glamping Show again this year. Here's a little bit about what we'll have for you to be enthralled by this September.... We are taking the fantastic double hut known as 'The Brace' with us, which offers a multitude of retreat and...

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Self-build for the Spring!

If you love to create, love wood, love a shepherd's hut, then you might just want to get your hands on one of these artisan self-build hut kits. You can build your own shepherd's hut retreat for your home or business with our self build shepherd hut, which comes in a...

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The DIY Dream – the self-build shepherd hut

We love to create the self-build shepherd hut kits for our customers, and their journeys from start to finish fill us with joy - we know how thrilling it is to complete a build and enjoy the final product. If being hands-on, working with wood and your tool-box,...

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The Glamping Show 2018

This is the fourth year of The Glamping Show, we have been supporting this event since its inception. It's definitely got bigger and better each year - as have we! This year we are very excited to take with us huts for every type of venture, from the Brace hut (that's...

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A Little Bit of Fairy Magic in the Woods

Sometimes when you add a little magic to something pretty special, you create a wonderous and magical thing! Having had a delightful relationship with The Fish in creating and delivering their five Hideaway Huts this year, we waited with baited breath to find out what...

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