All photos are copyright sheddie Patrick Seaman | View Video
This shed?, then Share it

The Dragons Rest

  • Sheddie:

    Patrick Seaman
  • Location:

    Our back garden - East Sussex
  • First entered:

  • Cost of shedbuild:

    £250 to £499

Features

It started out as a lockdown potting shed project as I had lost work & wanted to keep busy. It developed into a bar & pub garden (as well as still serving as the garden shed). It is made from about 80% reclaimed/ recycled materials...with a tin roof & ceramic dragon on top! Inside are all the usual tool storage facilities plus a folding bar prep area & drop down bar counter. Outside is a secluded pub garden with seating & a fire pit.

Other info

The shed became a life saver in terms of keeping me busy & focussed in a strange & unsettling time. My wife Hattie & son Finn both became involved in its creation & weve all enjoyed using the shed & secret garden since its completion. The name- The Dragons Rest- is an homage to my Welsh Dad who would have loved to sit by the fire pit & chat over a pint. The picture on the pub sign (painted by my wife) is inspired by a Tolkien illustration from the Hobbit- which my Dad would read to me at night when I was a little kid.

The materials were mostly left over from jobs, scavenged from skips & donated by friends. I re-used as much as I could & bought as little as possible.

  • You can view more videos over at ShedTV

Thank you Sheddies

If you like what we do, why not support readersheds and shedoftheyear

Edit your Shed

Need to add more photos or edit your text of your shed, then do it here.

Latest Entries