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Elite Windsor 4ft x 16ft 'Low Ridge' Lean To Greenhouse
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Product Code: ELI-WIN-16
The Windsor 4ft x 16ft Lean To is very adaptable due to its low ridge height and has a strong aluminium frame that is maintenance free, you now have to equip it to your own specifications.
A bespoke greenhouse is the dream of many gardeners and Elite allow you to fulfil that ambition, choosing from their extensive list of optional accessories.
Fitted as standard is a single sliding door. It's no problem to fit it at either gable end, or in fact to install a further door. Both can be adjusted to have a low threshold, making access even easier.
The frame itself won't warp or rust, you can leave it as silver milled aluminium or choose a powder coating that can come in a number of colours.
There is also a choice of glazing. Horticultural can be upgraded to polycarbonate or toughened that should be fitted if the lean to can be entered directly from your house.
If you want to secure the glazing with more than standard clips, then choose bar capping. This also creates a water resistant seal between the glazing and the frame.
The greenhouse cannot be placed directly on to soil or grass, so the next decision is to either build a base from bricks or slabs or install an alloy one that fits perfectly and can be the same colour as the frame.
For healthy, thriving plants the greenhouse needs adequate air circulation. Elite fit an air vent as standard but you can choose to also have a five blade louvre. Fit automatic openers and you can leave the greenhouse, knowing that the interior temperature and humidity will be well controlled.
Water conservation is increasingly seen as an important. A rainwater collection kit would therefore seem to be an excellent idea. Fitted to the gutter, the rainwater can be stored in a butt ready to be re-cycled.
Shelving and staging is clearly important, enabling you to sow seed, propagate and pot them on. Look at the list of Elite accessories and you find a wide choice of different widths and lengths.
Please note that the photographs illustrate various sized Windsor greenhouses and show both standard features that are listed below and optional accessories that can be purchased separately.
Elite Windsor Lean To Features:
- Finger tip control of sliding door
- Strong integral gutter giving a lot of strength at the eave
- 2 roof vents
- Low ridge
- All clips are stainless steel, not galvanised, to prevent rust
- Maintenance free, rigid aluminium frame, which will not rust, warp or rot
- Choice of three types of glazing
- Comprehensive instruction manual
- Door can be situated on either gable end to suit
- Door Opening Width: 600mm (2ft 0ins)
- Door Height (excluding base): 1600mm (5ft 3ins)
- External Height To Ridge (excluding base): 2.010m (6ft 7ins)
- External Height To Eaves (excluding base): 1.590m (5ft 3ins)
- External Width: 1.297m (4ft 4ins)
- 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
Please select from the following ten frame colours. Milled Silver aluminium is pre-selected by default and is the standard option. However, powder coated frame options are also available at an additional cost.
Option 2 > Choose Your Greenhouse Glass
We offer three different types of glazing: 3mm Horticultural Glass which is pre-selected by default, but you can upgrade to single sheet Toughened Glass or 6mm Polycarbonate Glazing here.
As Horticultural Glass is included in your frame price it is a NO COST option. The additional cost of Toughened Glass or Polycarbonate Glazing is indicated below.
Please Note: Greenhouse glass images below are for guidance only.
Option 3 > Do I Need a Base?
Yes, quite simply you do. Greenhouse frames need to lip over a base (or upstand) which also allows the door to lip under the frame. The base also gives you the required height needed inside your greenhouse. Without a base your greenhouse would be 5ins too low.
Preformed Alloy Bases are available in either milled silver aluminium or powder coated to match your chosen frame colour. All Elite Supreme Bases come complete with a drop door option which gives a low threshold. Alternatively, you can build a brick base but you will need to be accurate with your measurements.
Option 4 > Bar Capping?
Bar capping is a continuous strip glazing system used instead of glazing clips, this gives a far neater streamlined appearance. It's made from PVC and is UVI treated.
For a more detailed explanation of what bar capping is, see our handy Bar Capping Guide here.
Please Note: Bar Capping is NOT suitable for use with horticultural glass. But is recommended for use with single sheet toughened and polycarbonate glazing.
Option 5 > Additional Rear Single Door?
The Windsor comes with one sliding door as standard. This can be fitted into either gable end.
If you want to fit a second sliding door to the other gable end then please select from the following rear single door options, you can also choose to have Bar Capping.
Option 6 > Delivery Options
Standard Delivery within Mainland England, Wales and Mainland Scotland is Included.
However, delivery to the Scottish Highlands, Remote Areas, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland will unfortunately be charged extra due to transport costs. All Offshore Islands will require a separate quotation.
Delivery Note: Someone must be in attendance on delivery day between 8am - 6pm.
Option 7 > Discuss with an Elite Technician
Accessories > Ventilation?
Ventilation is essential for any greenhouse no matter the size to ensure that the humidity and temperature inside provides the best growing experience for your new plants.
Accessories > Heating?
Accessories > Water Systems?
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.
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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.
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