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Shed of the year

Best Cabin/Summerhouse: Cabin HabitThis quirky and industrial style cabin owned by Abigail Walker of Pangbourne in Berkshire has drawn influence from a Nissen hut. Combined with her love of vintage style and all things mid-century, this corrugated steel den is fully insulated and lined with an airy feel.


More from Keith Irvine, whose started his long and illustrious career working for Colefax and Fowler. In the stratified society of post-war London, Irvine was uncertain of his future at the firm, when he met Sister Parish (who crossed the pond two or three times a year to see what John Fowler and Nancy Lancaster were up to). She offered him a job in New York, so he emigrated to the land of opportunity, with $38 in his pocket, only to discover upon arrival that she'd forgotten she'd hired…

from walesonline

Welsh boat-roofed shed in final of Shed of the Year 2013

Boat-roofed shed in Machynlleth in final of Shed of the Year