Traditional Log Cabin


Traditional Log Cabin

From £9,226

The Traditional Log Cabin features a pitched, felt shingle roof to create a light and airy interior space - popular for artists' studios, workshops and home gyms, this cabin can be custom-made to suit your needs.

The shingled roof can be finished in a range of colour options and Velux roof windows can be installed to let in extra light and allow for ventilation.

4.8/5 Based on 109 reviews


5m x 3.5m

See details & spec for more information on available sizing.

*All prices include VAT. For assembly between 50-75 miles from BA14-0DT add 20%. For 75-100 miles, add 30%. Within M25 and over 100 miles, add 40%.

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Included as standard

  • 5m x 3.5m Log Cabin
  • 21mm Tongue & groove floor
  • Bitumen felt shingles
  • Delivery to the UK via articulated lorry - delivery charges for a smaller vehicle will apply where access is restricted

Optional extras

*Only available with Garden Affairs assembly

Total cost:

Building Cost


Assembly Cost*


Traditional Log Cabin Features

45mm - 70mm Timber Walls

The slow-grown Northern European timber walls can be between 45mm - 70mm thick to provide a layer of natural insulation.

Available For DIY Assembly

Take on a project with our handy DIY assembly kits, or have our team of experts erect the cabin for you.

Multiple Rooms

The Log Cabin can be split into two or more rooms to provide a handy shed, kitchen, office or games room.

Bitumen Felt Shingle Roof

The pitched roof is finished with bitumen felt shingles, with five colours to choose from. Luxury Cedar and Cambridge Extreme singles are an optional upgrade.

Double Glazed Doors & Windows

The quality, timber-framed doors and windows are double-glazed as standard.

Fully Customisable

Make your garden cabin completely unique with a range of sizes, colours and fixtures to choose from.

  • Details & Spec
  • Custom Options
  • Advice & Resources
  • FAQs

Details & Spec

Our Traditional Log Cabin is a premium quality garden cabin and offers a light and airy contemporary space in which to work, rest or play. This popular building makes the ideal-sized garden studio or workshop.

This superb quality log cabin is manufactured from heavy-duty 45mm timber and is double-glazed as standard. With insulation to the roof & floor, the building is temperature controlled all year round. All our garden cabins are manufactured from high-quality, Northern European Spruce, slow grown in managed forests, making them very eco-friendly & importantly, built to last a lifetime.

The garden cabin will need protection against the elements, our team can apply an anti-rot, clear preservative treatment when the building is being installed, ready for you to paint or stain finish. Factory-painted doors & windows are offered as an additional option.

The pitched roof varies in height depending on the size of the building and is finished in a choice of five standard colours. The ceiling consists of 21mm tongue and groove roof joists supported by sturdy roof joists.

Specifications Size
Wall thickness 45mm
Roof height 3000mm - 3500mm
Eaves overhang 300mm
Base dimensions From 6m x 4m to 8m x 4m
Doors 1x Double door

3x Double casement windows

Traditional Log Cabin Options

The Traditional Log Cabin is fully customisable to suit your needs. Pick between the following custom options to create your dream cabin.


The Log Cabin's size can be changed in half metre increments from 3m x 2.5m to 8m x 4m.

Doors & windows

The timber-framed, double-glazed doors and windows can be customised and made to your specification.


Stick with the rustic tongue and groove timber floor, or choose between our two laminate options for a luxury finish.


The cabin's doors and windows can be factory painted in a RAL colour of your choice. The garden cabin walls will arrive unpainted.

Electrical spec

On Cabins that we install, we offer full electrics or first fix wiring ready for your electrician.

Wall thickness

Upgrade the 45mm thick walls to 58mm or even 70mm for additional insulation.

Multiple rooms

Divide your log cabin into separate rooms for storage, hobbies, games rooms, utility rooms and more.

Shingle colours

Choose from the five bitumen felt shingles or enquire about our luxury Cedar and Cambridge Extreme shingles.


Do I need a site visit?

In most cases, we find that this is not necessary. Our designers are experienced in all aspects of garden room design and build and are able to prepare plans to your specification without the need to visit your garden.

Do I need planning permission?

Many of the buildings we offer comply with permitted development rights and do not require further planning permission. For larger buildings and special planning zones, additional permission may be required. Read our comprehensive planning guide to establish any additional permissions that you may require.

Planning permission guide
Can you install?

Yes. We offer an in-house professional, high-quality, fixed-price, installation service.

Our installers are experienced and trained in every aspect of manufacture, design and installation. So you can relax in the knowledge that your new garden building will be installed both correctly and safely.

How do I order?

Please call us to place your order. You can pay by credit or debit card, cheque or bank transfer. A 25% deposit is required with all orders. The final balance is payable on completion when installed by Garden Affairs, or 7 days prior to delivery for self-assembly customers.

Examples of Traditional Log Cabins

Below are some examples of alternative designs and configurations for the Traditional Log Cabin.

Let's design your ideal Log Cabin

Get in touch with our expert team of designers to configure the cabin that's right for you.

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Kiera Hutton

(5 years ago)
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Natasha Perks

(4 years ago)

Garden affairs have done a great job at handling what proved to be a very challenging build in my garden. Owing to some strict regulations on my prop... Read more

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Derek Edwards

(4 years ago)

What fantastic service.. i now have a superb Cabin constructed in a day by an excellent team . it looks fabulous and I could not have received better ... Read more

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