The largest Poultry House in our range
This house has been designed and supplied to commercial poultry keepers, free range egg producers and large scale breeders up and down the country.
Towable by a 4x4 or tractor and packed with great design features this house is suitable for up to 130 birds*.
There are 8 removable perches. Each is 8’ long. They are ‘raked’ or tiered upwards towards the back.
The perches have a removable droppings board underneath that is just under 2’ above the floor and the first perch is aprox 6" above the droppings board.
The boarding is 5/8" tongue & groove treated softwood.
The framing is 2x1, 2x2 and 3x2 depending on the location.
The standard house has 4’ internal height at the back, going up to just over 5’ at the front.
The floor & droppings board are formed from moisture resistant ply, which can be upgraded to a plastic coated structural plywood for a modest extra cost. It can also be fitted with a slatted floor if required.
The house has three 3x2 treated timber skids, with holes in the ends to receive a steel bar (Can be supplied at extra cost). These timber skids can be replaced with steel skids. Price on application.
There are two external nest boxes. One on each end. They are each 8’ long and double depth at just over 2’ deep. Meaning each is fitted with two ‘corridor’ style communal next boxes, giving 32’ of nesting space in total.
The house has great all-round ventilation which be your choice of either fixed louvres or variable sliding style. Inside there is plenty of space for tube feeders, or ramps or other bespoke features.
There are two large capacitypop holes, one to the side of the front door and one to centre of the rear panel.
External dimensions of the standard house are 12' x 8' x 5'6"
(366 x 244 x 152cm)
All our large houses are built to order, so we are able to incorporate all sorts of features. If you have specific requirements please do give us a call to find out if we can deliver exactly what you are looking for.
* The suitability figure quoted is for guidance only and depends on legislation in force at the time of purchase, chosen production method and other factors relating to the intended use. If in doubt about suitability for your particular situation, always consult with your local APHA office.
About our Houses
We have a unique range of poultry housing developed through nearly 35 years of experience. All are made in high quality materials and to precise specifications which we have found to provide the most convenient, comfortable and vermin-proof accommodation possible. All designs take careful consideration of :
• The internal positioning of perches, popholes, droppings boards and nest boxes.
• Accessibility, both for you and the chickens.
• Ventilation without draughts
• Weather proofing and stability in windy conditions.
• Weight and manoeuvrability.
• Vermin control.
• Aesthetic appearance.
Many sizes and configurations of poultry housing are available and we are able to incorporate bespoke customer requirements in some models.
Most are produced with Onduline roofing sheeting. This is a washable, light-weight, hard-wearing bitumen board.
The delivery prices quoted above include delivery and full assembly of the house in your garden. So you will get the house of your choice delivered and errected exactly where you want it, all within the delivery price quoted above. This means you won't have to lift heavy weights in and out of your car and you certainly won't have to struggle with self assembly flat pack instructions!!!
You won't get that kind of service from the national pet shop chains!
If you would like two or more houses delivered to you at the same time, then you only pay one delivery charge. Please call us to arrange this.
If you would like to collect your chicken house in person please call us to arrange this.