Griffin Glasshouses create beautiful bespoke Modern and Victorian Greenhouses for discerning gardeners in the UK and internationally. We’re also proud to offer a collection of Victorian greenhouses for the National Garden Scheme.
Whatever you have in mind, small or large, Victorian, or modern, we’re happy to share our experience. We’ll guide you through the decisions you need to make to create your perfect greenhouse.
Position in the Garden
Alpines need a shady site while summer crops prefer a sunny site.
Type and Shape of Greenhouse
Free-standing or against a wall (also known as a lean-to).
Size of Greenhouse
How much bench space and floor space will you need?
Would you like to collect rainwater from the greenhouse roof?
Electricity Supply and Water Mains
Will you need to run electricity or mains water to the glasshouse?
"Overall the service and attention to detail given by Griffin Glasshouses was excellent." Lindy Farrell, Oxford
Whether you are starting to “grow your own” or need a new home for your flourishing orchid collection, you will greatly appreciate the many features of our glasshouses designed to create the very best environment for your plants to thrive.
A new glasshouse is usually a once in a lifetime purchase. We understand that the opportunity to create something new and special is extremely exciting but also possibly more than a little daunting. By asking yourself these questions, you can be confident that nothing important is overlooked and that you’ll be thrilled with your new glasshouse for many years to come.
Griffin Glasshouses is a British family business with more than 50 years’ experience delivering the highest quality glasshouses, backed by a lifetime structural guarantee. Our customers tell us how much they value the personalised service we provide and the peace of mind that comes with knowing that the same people will always be on hand for any future needs.
Over the years gardeners like you have talked to us about what’s important to them when choosing a new greenhouse or replacing a wooden greenhouse and we have listened. The result is that our greenhouses offer many practical solutions to gardeners’ needs.
“We spent 10 years trying to decide which company to build our new greenhouse! …this company put themselves out to accommodate our needs without compromising the end result.”
The Hickmans from Surrey had long deliberated over the decision to purchase their first new greenhouse. For their first project they had thoroughly researched all the companies. Eventually, they decided on a beautiful greenhouse from Griffin Glasshouses’ National Garden Scheme collection. Their design of choice was the Griffin Sage greenhouse.
Then, the family moved. Who did they turn to for a greenhouse on their new property?
Of course, the answer was obvious.
The Hickmans wanted the same quality they found before. This time, there was an added challenge: they downsized.
Was it possible to get the same high-quality Victorian greenhouse, but in a smaller design?
Once again, Griffin delivered exactly what the situation called for. This was in the form of:
In summary, Julia mentions the following as her reasons for not hesitating to pick Griffin Greenhouses:
The Hickmans plan to use the greenhouse throughout the year. This will include:
Both the Sage and Thyme glasshouses are from Griffin’s National Garden Scheme collection. The charity receives 5% of the proceeds from every greenhouse sold.