This top quality, traditional and British made chicken ark is constructed using 12mm tongue and grooved shiplap cladding fixed to 38mm square framing.
All timber used in the ark is dip treated with long lasting wood preserver.
25mm square, 16 gauge weldmesh provides security against predators in the run section.
All fixings and hardware are zinc plated.
Overall - 2100mm long x 1400mm wide x 1250mm high
House - 850mm long x 1400mm wide x 800mm high
Suitable for up to 6 birds
An external nest box with two compartments provides roomy laying space.
A hinged lid allows easy egg collection.
There is a slide-out floor / droppings tray to make cleaning out an easy task.
A lift off panel gives access to the house.
There is a hinged door to access the run area.
A vertically sliding pop hole gives birds access to run area. ( Will accommodate auto opener )
The house is raised allowing the birds to use the full footprint of the ark
The area under the house is weather protected on two aspects giving daytime shelter from wind and rain plus shade in the summer.
The side weather panel is removable and can be fitted left or right. An additional weather panel is available to give extra protection.
The end panel under the house rotates 180 degrees and is designed to take a feed hopper.
This feature allows easy access / filling of hopper and weather protection when closed.
There is a removable panel at the end of the run. Let your hens free range or add an extension run. ( available soon )