The condition of the house and a tricky site meant an extension attached to the house was not feasible, but a standalone garden room was an option, creating a room with a view.
This page looks at a selection of garden room projects which were designed around the need for additional family space. These rooms tend to be multifunctional spaces catering for different uses from homework space to home cinemas.
This garden room by Garden Affairs packs a lot of punch into its 5m x 4m footprint. Designed to have two distinct uses and to be used by the whole family, it will act as a home office and a family gaming space.
Large Cedar clad outdoor family room with corner glazing. The building features a small storage room and large composite deck
Custom design log cabin by Garden Affairs. Designed for year round use as a family room, the building incorporates a valuable storage area.
4m x 3m Cedar garden room with large composite deck by Brookwell Garden Rooms. The light brown decking is a good match with the Cedar cladding.
Extending the roof beyond the front wall of a garden room to create a canopy is a popular feature, as this Brookwell Garden Room shows. the 17.5sqm building is being used as an entertainment room.
eDEN Garden Rooms designed and built this 7m x 4.8m man cave building. Designed around a pool table, the building features a w.c. to save trips back to the main house.
This 2.1m x 4.8m garden room by Miniature Manors proves you don’t need a big building to incorporate a functional shower room with toilet
The addition of a veranda along the front of a garden studio can really enhance the connection between inside and outside spaces. Sanctum Garden Studios have finished this example in Cedar
Booths Garden Studios now offer a flyover roof on their QCB range. The canopy can really enhance the inside-outside feeling of your building.