6 Great Garden Library Sheds You Don’t Want to Miss

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Source: iVillage 

Ever feel like you just don’t have space in your house for a library? You aren’t alone. Some clever homeowners have created charming reading spaces in garden sheds. spaces.

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In the UK, shed conversions are such a big deal that they hold annual competitions to select the best garden shed.

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Andrew’s shed, (no last name given,) is a private library filled with 12,000 books he has acquired over his lifetime. Nearly all of the books are catalogued, and showcased with quirky pieces like his bookstore bag collection.

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The Library shed is a retreat, a place of reading and contemplation, a place to write and a place to bird watch.

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Source: Trish Radge 

Trish Radge says she goes to her library shed to get away from her active family for a couple of hours. In the winter it is her “go to” spot in the sun where she can read or listen to podcasts.

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Source: Asian Architecture

London-based Asian Architecture has designed this low budget garden working studio in North East London, England, UK.

 

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Or how about a magical retreat, across a red bridge where you can relax with your books?

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Source: nanakim.com

If you don’t think you can build your library shed from scratch, you can always start with something like a shed from Lowe’s, and then decorate it anyway that you want. Tufted chairs, bookshelves, and a neutral rug create a respite made for relaxing with a good read.

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Source: Lowe’s

 

 

 

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