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The Malvern Holt Pent is built with strength, security and durability in mind. Featuring a low, unobtrusive roof line, the Holt is a great option if you want a practical, yet attractive garden workshop/shed that is built and finished to the highest standard.
With an enormous range of customisation, you can truly design this shed around your requirements; whether you're looking for a new wood shop, craft room or just a strong building to house that heavy gardening equipment - the Holt is perfect for you!
At GBC, we are continuously striving to improve our products, methods and materials, which means we may change the specification of a product or range from time to time, but we will not make any significant changes without your agreement
Top Tip - Add Georgian windows for a classic, timeless appearance. This looks great with any cladding option!
Choice of Timber Cladding
Choose between 12mm deal (pine), 12mm pressure treated deal (pine), cedar, 19mm deal (pine) or 19mm pressure treated deal (pine). The 12mm and 19mm deal are pre-treated with a water based preservative inside and out before it leaves the factory. The 12mm and 19mm pressure treated deal has a long-lasting treatment forced deep inside the timber giving the timber an attractive green hue which compliments gardens well. We can also provide this building in a 23mm pressure treated Barnstyle which is an attractive and practical timber cladding with an over-lapping cladding effect. The Western Red Cedar is a beautiful and versatile timber which produces its own natural oils and preservatives making it a durable and rot-resistant species of timber, perfect for a garden shed.
The Malvern Workshop range buildings are supplied as standard with a 38kg heavy duty felt roof (available in green, red or black).
Fully Framed, Ledged and Braced Door with 3 Lever Lock
Strong, secure and built to last with heavy duty antique-style hinges fitted with security screws.
Joinery Made Fixed and Lockable Opening Windows
Professionally made fixed and lockable opening windows made with toughened safety glass.
Heavy Duty Framework
Additionally diagonal framing for strength and rigidity to ensure a solid structure.
Heavy Duty Floor
A 19mm timber floor on pressure treated floor joists is included for additional strength and durability.
Under 2.5m Height
The Malvern Workshop range is designed with a ridge height of under 2.5m so that planning permission is only needed in special circumstances.
12-Month Workmanship Guarantee
All buildings are fully guaranteed to be free from defects and faulty installation for a period of 12 months.
All our timber sheds include a guarantee against rot and decay:
10-Year guarantee for Cedar
3-Year guarantee for Pressure Treated
2-Year guarantee for Redwood.
|Depth||Front Height||Rear Height||Doors|
|6' (1.83m)||2.22m||2.02m||0.89m Standard
1.78m Double Doors
Installation by our own skilled fitters onto a suitably prepared base (not included).
Georgian Window Upgrade
Change the look of your building by upgrading to Georgian style windows.
Upgrade your building to include hook and band hinges, a 6-pin security lock and handle, and a security pack for doors.
Add an integral tidystore conversion to your building, complete with decked floor. An example of this can be seen in our image gallery at the bottom of this page.
The Malvern Holt has the option of a painted finish and you can choose from 20 countryside colours! We can also paint the windows and doors in an alternative colour to really make the building your own.
Medium Oak Painted Finish
Apply a paint finish in our popular 'Medium Oak' colour (not available on Pressure Treated 23mm Barnstyle)
Tongue and Groove Lining and Insulation
Keep your garden building warm in the winter and cool in the summer with matchboard lining and insulation.
Please see our image gallery for a detailed look at this attractive lining.
A workbench to match the length of the shed and fitted to either side of the building.
Change the standard single door for a stable door - enhancing the visual appeal of your garden building.
Upgrade the standard single door for a double door for better access – ideal for larger gardening equipment such as large mowers and wheelbarrows.
Add sturdy timber shelving to the length or width of your shed to provide that all important extra storage space.
Choose Your Colours
Customise your building with a range of beautiful countryside colours:
This Holt Pent is 10ft wide x 6ft deep and located at our Abingdon branch. It features Western Red Cedar cladding with an attractive clear treatment option. The model also features a practical timber workbench under the windows as a workstation.
Shown here is a 10ft wide x 6ft deep Malvern Holt Pent shed. The cladding is 23mm Pressure Treated Barnstyle and this particular building has optional Georgian windows
Each Heavy Duty shed can be professionally installed by Malvern's own teams of skilled fitters on the same day as delivery is made. Make sure to choose installation for a hassle free and quick installation.
This Holt Pent has been finished in a Medium Oak stain finish which is long lasting and looks great ! It also has optional Georgian Windows and, although you can't see it too well, an internal tongued and grooved lining.
All of our Holt models can be painted if required in one of our selection of countryside colours.
Our standard cladding on Holt sheds is 12mm deal ( pine ). This is treated with a wash of quality wood preserver both inside and out before it leaves the factory.
Illustrated here is the 19mm thick cladding option. Some customers prefer this as the shed walls are considerably thicker and allow some items to be mounted on the boards. In very windy locations it also makes what is already a very sturdy building heavier and less prone to damage.
This picture illustrates the cedar cladding used on a large proportion of our Holt sheds. Cedar is known for its long life and good looks. It has its own natural oils in the timber which makes it very resistant to rot. Despite this we still pre-treat your Holt with a wash of quality wood preserver before it leaves the factory thus ensuring it gets off to a great start in life !
This is the optional Medium Oak stain finish. We also supply the Holt in a range of 12 countryside colours. Take a look at our Cottage Summerhouse pages on this website which will show you many of the colour choices available.
Pictured here is the Medium Oak stain on our pine cladding... it has a lustrous sheen and preserves and protects the timber for many years.
Pressure treatment is literally that : all components of the building are placed in a large pressurised cylinder which forces the preservative deep into the timber. The formulation of the preservative gives the pressure treated Holt sheds their green / yellow hue which complements so many gardens. The barnstyle cladding is of heavy duty 23mm timber that locks together to create a smooth finish on the interior. Good looks and an extended lifetime are the main benefits of choosing pressure treated construction.
The Holt Pent shed has a long lasting 19mm heavy duty floor with pressure treated closely spaced support joists beneath.
Although it's shown here ( on a wet day ! ) with pressure treated floorboards, if you choose the Deal or Cedar external cladding for the building the floor will be 19mm Deal with pressure treated joists.
We refer to 'joinery made windows' elsewhere in this website without really explaining what it means. These windows are properly jointed at the corners ( rather than butt jointed ) which makes them extremely sturdy and resistant to twisting and warping. They are constructed using a moulded edging section which is more attractive than conventional finishes.
Another useful option with the Holt is the uFoil insulation and tongued and grooved internal lining. This makes your Holt a true hobby room or studio with the additional protection this gives.
The picture shows the intersection of the walls and roof and some detail around the roof truss.
The UFoil insulation is in the cavity between the walls.
This white door on a painted Holt gives a good background to show off the antique style handles and 3 hinges which are fitted on all Holts, whether painted or not !
Look carefully and you'll see that the hinges have a security screw as well as normal screws in each section to help prevent break-ins.
GBC have branches all over the country displaying our buildings and offering help and advice to our customers.
Established in 1986, we are real people with our feet on the ground and with a real investment in and commitment to our buildings.
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Please give us the opportunity to assist you in buying the building of your choice ... contact us by freephone, email, our live website chat or call our branches direct. You will find all of these contact opportunities in this website. We look forward to speaking to you
We take pride in making sure that your building will arrive in perfect condition - that is why we use our own team of drivers and fitters. As with all of our garden buildings, we like to provide our customers with a suitable delivery time. We always give good notice of our arrival date allowing you to be sure it is the right time for you. We always appreciate any helpful information regarding access to your pre-prepared base area, plus any details you may need to share with us about reaching you - so that the delivery process can run as smoothly as possible.
Our Malvern Traditional Sheds all come with optional installation. If you are thinking about having your garden shed installed by our skilled team of fitters, please be aware that you will need to have a good, strong, level base, pre-prepared prior to your delivery date. We would normally recommend a base constructed from either slabs, concrete or heavy duty decking. We will always confirm these details with you at point of order and we will provide you with base plans if needed. These measures ensure that no detail is left out - ensuring that your garden shed will be both delivered and installed without any inconvenience.
Our delivery times can vary from season to season, but typically, you should expect to receive your building around 3-4 weeks from when you order. All of our buildings are made to order, so during the busy spring to summer seasons, this may increase to 6-10 weeks dependant on the building that you have purchased. Please feel free to contact us on 0800 999 0123 to check our current delivery times.