Elite Kensington 4ft x 16ft Lean To Greenhouse

Product Code: ELI-KEN4-16

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Description

Starting with a frame that's already well appointed and manufactured to a very high standard, the Kensington 4ft wide x 16ft lean to offers you the chance to create a greenhouse that's ideal for your needs.

Your initial choice will be whether to have a powder coated finish in one of a number of colours or a silver milled aluminium finish. Maintenance shouldn't be a problem, the rigid aluminium is rust and warp free, and there's a heavy duty gutter to provide strength and durability.

It's a greenhouse that's designed to make life easy and enjoyable for the gardener, that why the smooth sliding doors can be positioned at either or both gable ends and also on the front where double doors can be installed to increase accessibility.

To regulate the internal temperature during hot summer weeks and introduce cool air on different levels, there's a five blade louvre and two roof vents fitted as standard. You can choose to have more or have automatic openers that will prove very useful if you go on holiday or are away from home for any time.

Glazing is important and you have three alternatives. Toughened if the lean to is positioned over the entrance to you house, horticultural or polycarbonate. To secure the glass more effectively and provide a smart finish you might also choose optional bar capping.

There's a ridged extruded aluminium shelf already included, this is bolted to the frame adding strength as well as practicality. But more shelving and staging will be needed to make the most of the greenhouse and there is a wide choice on the list of accessories.

A base for the Kensington lean to is essential. This can be built using bricks or slabs but a wiser choice would be the Elite alloy base that is specifically designed and will fit perfectly.

The rainwater collection kit is a best selling accessory which helps you preserve and recycle this resource. Collect the rainwater in a butt and you will have a superior way to water your plants than from the tap.

Please note that the photographs illustrate various Kensington greenhouses and show both standard features that are listed below and optional accessories that can be purchased separately.

Elite Kensington Lean To Features:

  • Finger tip control of sliding door
  • Strong integral gutter giving strength at the eave
  • Two roof vents
  • All clips are stainless steel, not galvanised, to prevent rust
  • Maintenance free, rigid aluminium frame, which will not rust, warp or rot
  • One five bladed side louvre 
  • Internal Shelf
  • Choice of three types of glazing
  • Comprehensive instruction manual
  • Doors can be situated on either gable or front

Dimensions:

  • Single Door Opening Width: 600mm (2ft 0ins)
  • Double Door Opening Width: 1200mm (4ft 0ins)
  • Door Height (excluding base): 1750mm (5ft 9ins)
  • External Height To Ridge (excluding base): 2.235m (7ft 4ins)
  • External Height To Eaves (excluding base): 1.800m (6ft 0ins)
  • External Width: 1.297m (4ft 5ins)
  • External Length: 5.029m (16ft 6ins)
  • Addition of your brick base to height: Approximately 140mm (6ins)
  • Addition of Alloy base to height: 127mm (5ins)

Select Your Options

Option 1 > Choose Your Frame Colour

  • with Standard Milled SILVER Aluminium Frame (ALU)

    with Standard Milled SILVER Aluminium Frame
    Enjoy your new greenhouse frame in the standard, no extra cost, Milled Silver Aluminium.
  • with GREEN Powder Coated Frame (GRE)

    with GREEN Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional green powder coated finish.
  • with TERRACOTTA Powder Coated Frame (TER)

    with TERRACOTTA Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional terracotta powder coated finish.
  • with WHITE Powder Coated Frame (WHI)

    with WHITE Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional white powder coated finish.
  • with BLACK Powder Coated Frame (BLA)

    with BLACK Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional black powder coated finish.
  • with GRAPHITE Powder Coated Frame (GRA)

    with GRAPHITE Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional graphite powder coated finish.
  • with BROWN Powder Coated Frame (BRO)

    with BROWN Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional brown powder coated finish.
  • with BERRY Powder Coated Frame (BER)

    with BERRY Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional brown powder coated finish.
  • with OLIVE Powder Coated Frame (OLI)

    with OLIVE Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional brown powder coated finish.
  • with STONE Powder Coated Frame (STO)

    with STONE Powder Coated Frame
    Upgrade from the standard frame to a high class, hard wearing, professional brown powder coated finish.

Option 2 > Choose Your Greenhouse Glass

  • with 3mm Horticultural Glass

    with 3mm Horticultural Glass
    Horticultural 3mm float glass as traditionally used in greenhouses. This is the standard minimum specification and is INCLUDED with your frame choice. Provided in traditional panes which are supported using overlapping clips. This type of glass isn't recommended if you have children or pets around due to the more fragile nature.

  • with Single Sheet Toughened Glass

    with Single Sheet Toughened Glass
    Toughened to British Standard Class 6206 Grade A and European Standard EN12150 for maximum light and extra safety. All toughened glass models in this range utilise full sheet glass in the roof and side walls. This makes for a much cleaner line with no build up of moss or algae where the sheets of glass would normally overlap.
  • with 6mm Polycarbonate Glazing

    with 6mm Polycarbonate Glazing
    As well as the safety element it is a superb insulator, with the air trapped between the inner and outer skin acting as a mini double glazing unit. This will reduce winter heating costs. To aid growing polycarbonate defracts the sun's rays twice as it passes through the twinwall. This effect disperses the light far more evenly around the greenhouse. Supplied in a full sheet format and offers a more opaque appearance.

Option 3 > Do I Need a Base?

  • No Alloy Base Required

    No Alloy Base Required
    Select this option if you intend to build your own Brick Base. Please note that the number of bricks used in the base height will result in a higher step-over into the greenhouse. Overlapping cills demonstrate a need for accuracy when building a brick base.
  • with Milled SILVER Alloy Base Frame

    with Milled SILVER Alloy Base Frame
    The perfect match to you milled silver aluminium frame.
  • with Matching Powder Coated Colour Alloy Base Frame

    with Matching Powder Coated Colour Alloy Base Frame
    Colour coated to match your chosen coloured frame.

Option 4 > Bar Capping?

  • with No Bar Capping

    with No Bar Capping
  • with Green Bar Capping

    with Green Bar Capping
  • with Black Bar Capping

    with Black Bar Capping
  • with Graphite Bar Capping

    with Graphite Bar Capping
  • with Brown Bar Capping

    with Brown Bar Capping
  • with Terracotta Bar Capping

    with Terracotta Bar Capping
  • with White Bar Capping

    with White Bar Capping
  • with Olive Bar Capping

    with Olive Bar Capping
  • with Berry Bar Capping

    with Berry Bar Capping
  • with Stone Bar Capping

    with Stone Bar Capping

Option 5 > Where would you like your door positioning?

  • With Single Door Left Hand Gable

    With Single Door Left Hand Gable
    Single door to the left hand gable as you look at the Kensington Lean To from the outside.
  • With Double Doors Along the Front

    With Double Doors Along the Front
    Upgrade to Double Doors along the front wall of the Kensington Lean To.
  • With Single Door Right Hand Gable

    With Single Door Right Hand Gable
    Single door to the right hand gable as you look at the Kensington Lean To from the outside.

Option 6 > Internal Partition with Single Door?

  • with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Horticultural Glass

    with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Horticultural Glass
    Please select this option if you want your Internal Partition to be glazed with Horticultural Glass. Should you wish to upgrade from milled silver to a matching powder coated coloured frame ALSO tick the appropriate check box below. If required you can also add Bar Capping. Please tick the appropriate box below.

  • with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Toughened Glass

    with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Toughened Glass
    Please select this option if you want your Internal Partition to be glazed with Single Sheet Toughened Glass. Should you wish to upgrade from milled silver to a matching powder coated coloured frame ALSO tick the appropriate check box below. If required you can also add Bar Capping. Please tick the appropriate box below.

  • with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Polycarbonate Glazing

    with Milled Silver Aluminium Partition with Polycarbonate Glazing
    Please select this option if you want your Internal Partition to be glazed with Polycarbonate Glazing. Should you wish to upgrade from milled silver to a matching powder coated coloured frame ALSO tick the appropriate check box below. If required you can also add Bar Capping. Please tick the appropriate box below.
  • with COLOUR Option Upgrade for Partition Only

    with COLOUR Option Upgrade for Partition Only
    This option upgrades your Internal Partition selected above from milled silver aluminium to your previously chosen frame colour. Do not select if you want milled silver finish.
  • Milled SILVER Base for Partition only

    Milled SILVER Base for Partition only
    Choose this option if you want to add a milled silver alloy base to your partition.
  • COLOURED Base for Partition only

    COLOURED Base for Partition only
    The Base for your Partition will be matched to your previously chosen frame colour
  • with Bar Capping for Partition Only

    with Bar Capping for Partition Only
    This will be colour matched to your previously chosen frame Bar Capping. If not selected standard Glazing Clips will be supplied. See notes about Bar Capping in Option 4.

Option 7 > Delivery Options

  • with FREE Standard Delivery within Mainland UK

    with FREE Standard Delivery within Mainland UK
    Your greenhouse includes VAT and standard delivery within mainland UK, but excludes Offshore Islands, the Scottish Highlands and remote regions of Scotland, which will incur a separate delivery charge. Please use the alternative delivery options if your delivery address is excluded from our inclusive option. Or contact us for a customised quote, including your full address and required greenhouse details.

  • with Delivery to SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS and NORTHERN IRELAND (612andcrating)

    with Delivery to SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS and NORTHERN IRELAND
    Do you need your Elite Greenhouse delivering to the Scottish Highlands, Remote Regions or Northern Ireland? The EXTRA delivery charge will be 12% of the cost of the total cost of your Elite Greenhouse package PLUS a one off charge of £30.00 for crating the load and will ONLY be available on orders OVER £499.00. The value of the additional delivery charge will be confirmed by e-mail within 48 hours.
  • with Delivery to REPUBLIC OF IRELAND (618andcrating)

    with Delivery to REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
    Do you need your Elite Greenhouse delivering to the Republic of Ireland? The EXTRA delivery charge will be 18% of the cost of the total cost of your Elite Greenhouse package PLUS a one off charge of £30.00 for crating the load and will ONLY be available on orders OVER £699.00. The value of the additional delivery charge will be confirmed by e-mail within 48 hours.

Option 8 > Discuss with an Elite Technician

  • I would like to discuss my order over the phone with an Elite Technician

    I would like to discuss my order over the phone with an Elite Technician
    Please tick the check box if you would like to discuss your order with a Technician from Elite Greenhouses or if have ordered one or more of the below: Option 5 > Add an Additional Single Door? Option 7 > Internal Partition with Single Door? This call will not be today but at a convenient time in the future. There is no charge for this call.

Accessories > Ventilation?

  • with Additional Roof Vent Window in SILVER

    with Additional Roof Vent Window in SILVER
    Vents in a greenhouse increase air flow and avoid excessive temperatures. It's simple to install, merely adapting one of the existing glass panels on the roof. This is the standard milled aluminium silver version to match the same colour greenhouse frame.


  • with Additional Roof Vent Window in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR

    with Additional Roof Vent Window in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR
    Vents in a greenhouse increase air flow and avoid excessive temperatures. It's simple to install, merely adapting one of the existing glass panels on the roof. The vent window will be supplied in the matching powder coated colour as your greenhouse frame chosen above.
  • with AutoVent Automatic Roof Vent Opener

    with AutoVent Automatic Roof Vent Opener
    The AuotVent is an automatic window-opener. It's able to open and close a roof vent within a certain celsius range to vent your greenhouse when it gets overly hot. One Ventomatic will be required per Vent.



  • with Louvre Window in SILVER

    with Louvre Window in SILVER
    A Louvre window lets you install an extra vent in the side of your greenhouse, aiding with ventilation. This 5 Blade Louvre will be supplied in the standard milled aluminium silver frame colour.



  • with Louvre Window in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR

    with Louvre Window  in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR
    A Louvre window lets you install an extra vent in the side of your greenhouse, aiding with ventilation. This 5 Blade Louvre will be supplied in a matching powder coated colour as your greenhouse frame chosen above.
  • with Louvre Automatic Opener

    with Louvre Automatic Opener
    When used in conjunction with an Elite Louvre window, this device can be pre-set to open the window as and when needed when the temperature reaches a certain degree.



Accessories > Staging?

  • with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in SILVER

    with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in SILVER
    Elite's super strength slatted Aluminium staging can be fitted to any Elite greenhouse through the use of cantilever bracing which is attached directly onto the greenhouse framework with no visible legs, also keeping clear valuable work space underneath.

  • with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in MATCHING POWDER COATED FINISH

    with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in MATCHING POWDER COATED FINISH
    Elite's super strength slatted powder coated staging can be fitted to any Elite greenhouse through the use of cantilever bracing which is attached directly onto the greenhouse framework with no visible legs, also keeping clear valuable work space underneath.
  • with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in SILVER

    with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in SILVER
    Elite's super strength slatted Aluminium staging can be fitted to any Elite greenhouse through the use of cantilever bracing which is attached directly onto the greenhouse framework with no visible legs, also keeping clear valuable work space underneath.

  • with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in MATCHING POWDER COATED FINISH

    with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Staging in MATCHING POWDER COATED FINISH
    Elite's super strength slatted powder coated staging can be fitted to any Elite greenhouse through the use of cantilever bracing which is attached directly onto the greenhouse framework with no visible legs, also keeping clear valuable work space underneath.
  • with a SAVING DISCOUNT by Purchasing a Greenhouse and Staging Together

    with a SAVING DISCOUNT by Purchasing a Greenhouse and Staging Together
    If you purchase any of these staging units when buying your greenhouse, we can offer an additional saving! Simply tick this option after you have selected your staging to qualify. Saving is only applicable if Staging is selected and won't be honoured otherwise.

Accessories > Shelving?

  • with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in SILVER

    with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in SILVER
    Diamond shelving offers a strong, simple and practical shelf space which is designed to fit any Elite greenhouse. Each shelf can be adjusted to any height you require and fit to your greenhouse framework with the included diagonal braces.
  • with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR

    with 6ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR
    Diamond shelving offers a strong, simple and practical shelf space which is designed to fit any Elite greenhouse. Each shelf can be adjusted to any height you require and fit to your greenhouse framework with the included diagonal braces.
  • with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in SILVER

    with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in SILVER
    Diamond shelving offers a strong, simple and practical shelf space which is designed to fit any Elite greenhouse. Each shelf can be adjusted to any height you require and fit to your greenhouse framework with the included diagonal braces.
  • with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR

    with 8ft Long (19inch Wide) 5 Slat Diamond Shelf in MATCHING POWDER COATED COLOUR
    Diamond shelving offers a strong, simple and practical shelf space which is designed to fit any Elite greenhouse. Each shelf can be adjusted to any height you require and fit to your greenhouse framework with the included diagonal braces.

Accessories > Heating?

  • with Electric Palma 2KW Heater

    with Electric Palma 2KW Heater
    A 2KW Electrical floor-standing heater that is ideal for smaller greenhouse where space is limited. Using the separate digital thermostat you can set temperatures in the range of -50°C to + 99°C with an unrivalled output of 2000 W and air circulation rate of 400 m3/h. This ensures that your greenhouse is always maintained at the right level.
  • with Paraffin Heater Super Warm 5

    with Paraffin Heater Super Warm 5
    Ideal as a frost heater in larger greenhouses or for more concentrated use in a greenhouse up to 5 square metres, the Super Warm 5 boasts a 4.5 litre capacity fuel tank which will burn continuously for a staggering 3.5 days on one filling.

  • with Gas Powered 1.9KW Blue Flame Heater

    with Gas Powered 1.9KW Blue Flame Heater
    The blue flame is 1.9KW and needs no electricity supply. The thermostatically controlled gas greenhouse heater comes complete with hose and regulator and is powerful enough to heat the larger range of greenhouses such as 20’ x 10’.

Accessories > Water Systems?

  • with Elite Lean To Rainwater Kit

    with Elite Lean To Rainwater Kit
    Each kit comprises of pipe work and outlets for one end of each gutter and stoppers to terminate the opposite ends. The system works by collecting the rainwater into a barrel or other designated outlet. Compatible with Elite’s unique half round integral gutter only.
  • with Elite 100 Litre Water Barrel and Stand

    with Elite 100 Litre Water Barrel and Stand
    This compact and slim design water barrel offers a rigid moulded plastic design with a capacity of up to 100 litres (22 gallons). Made to complement the rainwater kit, this barrel ensures the collection of rainwater is a simple task, and when raised on the included stand allows for simple access to the incorporated tap.
  • with Elite 210 Litre Water Barrel and Stand

    with Elite 210 Litre Water Barrel and Stand
    This Elite water barrel offers a rigid moulded plastic barrel design with a capacity of up to 210 litres (46 gallons). Made to complement the rainwater kit, this barrel ensures the collection of rainwater is a simple task, and when raised on the included stand allows for simple access to the incorporated tap.

Delivery Information

Delivery

Our greenhouse prices include V.A.T. and Delivery anywhere within mainland UK except Highlands and Offshore Islands which will incur a separate delivery charge. We can even deliver to the Channel Isles and arrange the VAT element for you. In all instances please contact us for a personalised quote.

Delivery will usually be made within 28 working days. Non-standard colour options may be extended. Any problems relating to the product must be reported within 7 days from receipt of delivery.

  • Goods are delivered via large lorries (High: 11ft 4ins Long: 30ft  Wide: 8ft 6ins. Class II 15 ton)  so please ensure that access can be made to your delivery address.
  • Delivery is on a curbside basis only.
  • If glass has been ordered it is packaged in a crate and is lifted off by either tail lift or pallet truck.
  • Deliveries are unable to be moved over gravel, grass or up steps and the driver is unable to carry products through homes or gardens.

Price Promise

If you find any of our official and genuine Halls products advertised and in stock at any of our competitors we will try our best to match the price. Simply Contact Us if this is the case and we will do our best.

Elite Greenhouse Information

Please Note: Some retailers offer non-genuine copies of Elite greenhouse frames or Elite frames along with non-genuine glazing, bases, powder coating, staging and accessories. When purchasing from GardenSite, you are buying 100% genuine and official Elite products including the frame, glazing and accessories. All painted frames are protectively wrapped; all bases are aluminium; all fittings are stainless steel and only high tensile bolts are used.

Can we get there with this vehicle?

High: 11ft 4ins Long: 30ft  Wide: 8ft 6ins

Class II 15 ton

If the answer is no, an alternative address and meeting place must be arranged before the greenhouse is scheduled for delivery. We are unable to carry goods through a house, because of the risk of damage to both people and property. The driver cannot be expected to walk more than approximately 50 yards.   You do not need to be home to accept delivery, if there is somewhere safe for the driver to leave the goods– he will. Driver Instructions (eg, leave down the side of the house)

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating 4 / 5 Based On 1 Reviews

Delivery 4 / 5
Quality 4 / 5
Price 4 / 5

Very happy with this purchase

Much as I would like a 'proper' greenhouse this lean-to is perfect for my needs. There's not much space outside, I don't have a particularly large budget and just want somewhere I can start seedlings off in the winter to plant out early in the year and protect one or two plants that aren't hardy. As a senior citizen I was disappointed there was no one to build it for me perhaps you might consider that in the future. I have however a grandson who brought round some friends and they built it without too many problems. I am very pleased with its appearance and love spending time in there.

By Shirley O'Donohue.
20th, September, 2016.

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