My Sheddie: Ben Swanborough – The Mushroom House

So here is a quick Q & A – with Ben from this years Shed of the year – The Mushroom House, which he built based on designs from his daughter Elsie, I think the future of unique shed design is safe in her hands!

Sheddies name

Ben Swanborough

Shed name

The Mushroom House

Selfbuild or off the shelf shed?
Self build

Why have you got a shed? uses etc

A special place for kids to hang out

How would you describe your shed?

A beautifully crafted Mushroom shaped garden hangout

Who are your shed inspirations?

For Elsie to come up with the design, George Clarke and the sheddies planted the seed of the idea.

Future Shed plans

I am trying to promote the fact That we can build another for anyone with a dream…I enjoyed the build so much I would love to build more.

Anything else?

It has been an exciting journey

What word(s) would you use to sum up Sheds

Extra space or special place

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By Andrew Wilcox

I love sheds Founder & judge of Shed of the year - Wilco writes mainly about sheds. About the blog Enter your shed into #shedoftheyear