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Posted December 1, 2023

Merry Christmas from the Greendown team

As another year comes to a close, we thought now would be a great time to thank all our wonderful customers for their support and wish you all a very merry festive season! And my, what a year 2023 ...

Posted November 14, 2023

Austin’s Story – Why we’re all about developing talent and creating local jobs.

Harry Long, Owner and Founder of Greendown Shepherd Huts, with Austin Cryer When it comes to the luxury and bespoke shepherd huts we handcraft in-house and so proudly put our name to, we c...

Posted October 18, 2023

The story behind Greendown Shepherd Huts

With our passion for the highest standards of craftsmanship, you’d think the Greendown Shepherd Huts story goes back generations. While we bring together the talents of local craftspeople with years...

Posted September 13, 2023

The devil is in the detail – the fixtures & fittings of a shepherds hut

Here at Greendown Shepherd Huts, there’s no mistaking that our bespoke shepherds huts are works of art. They are after all so much more than small wooden houses. They’re on and off grid cabins wit...

Posted August 21, 2023

Visit Greendown Shepherd Huts at The Glamping Show

Owning or leasing a shepherds hut is a fantastic way to generate a good return on your investment. Whether you are a landowner, or an operator at a hotel or glamping site, you can rent your shepherds ...

Greendown Shepherd Hut Case Study, Camping lodges, Tiny House on Wheels, Luxury Shepherd Huts For Sale.
Posted June 20, 2023

Case Study – Heathy Lea at Chatsworth in Derbyshire

IT was in 2021 that couple James and Sally Ashton came up with the idea of expanding their hospitality business of three self-catering cottages and a bed-and-breakfast premises at >Heathy Lea in De...

Posted March 24, 2023

The 2023 travel statistics every hut owner should know

Thinking of expanding your empire and investing in more shepherd huts? With almost half of Brits – 42% of those sur...

Posted January 31, 2023

Beyond the Thread Count

“Does thread count matter?” is a question we often get asked by our customers when starting to furnish their huts, and you may be surprised by the answer. Not so long ago department stores and ...

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Posted December 9, 2022

Sales and success at The Glamping Show 2022

For anyone thinking of starting or expanding a glamping business, The Glamping Show is certain to be an important date in their diary. For exhibitors like...

Posted December 9, 2022

Greendown Shepherd Huts – Where sustainability matters most

Whilst we’re well known for our luxury huts and bespoke touches, it’s our eco-friendliness that we are really, really proud of. As lifelong lovers of the environment, our passion for all things gr...

Posted December 9, 2022

Greendown expands with a new site, new production lines and brand new displays

It’s been a particularly exciting time for Greendown Shepherd Huts. As a family run business, we’ve taken our long running passion for crafting to new heights with a new site, new production lines...

Posted December 9, 2022

A rave review from Windford Glamping – this is Seb’s story

We always love to hear feedback from our customers, and this is a testimonial we just had to share with you. Seb from Windford Glamping in Bristol has just received the first of his three huts, and it...

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