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From One Extreme to Another!

From One Extreme to Another!

We, at Plain Huts, have just made a very beautiful hut! No, not that one, beautiful in its own rather wonderful way. This one. It’s a little different from our usual style. I would say, minimalist. Steel window frames, birch ply interior, anthracite grey exterior and shutters. I can’t show you loads of pictures just […]

Woodstove Recipes: Simple Flat Breads

Woodstove Recipes: Simple Flat Breads

These are a great accompaniment to some of the other recipes we have featured: the spicy cheesy crab dip, the chorizo and mushroom omelette or the halloumi and mango salad for instance. A recipe inspired by Jamie Oliver and perfect for making with kids, sharing with friends and eating outdoors!

Additional staff needed!

Additional staff needed!

Plain Huts is a small local business building shepherd’s huts. Our workshop is set in the amazing location of Tilshead, right in the middle of Salisbury Plain, which, as we discussed in our last post, inspired the name, Plain Huts. We have now been in business for 5 years and have now grown to be a […]

Why “Plain” Huts?

Why “Plain” Huts?

Some of our shepherd’s huts are indeed ‘plain’ but many are really quite fancy and so some of you may have wondered why we call ourselves Plain Huts. Well, it is very simple really; we live and work in a wonderful part of England, in Wiltshire, in a sweet little village called Tilshead and the […]

It makes me laugh…

It makes me laugh…

When bespoke shepherd’s hut makers announce…‘customers can choose a colour from any choice of Farrow and Ball’… as part of their promotional blurb. When I say, laugh, I mean more of an exasperated harrumph. I mean, seriously, they are providing a so called bespoke product. Of course their customers can choose their paint colour! And […]