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Shire Stork 6x6 Playhouse c/w Platform

The Stork Kids Playhouse with stilts and high platform adds an opportunity for kids to look down on their parents! The ladder can be positioned at either side to suit. The Stork has a 2ft verandah canopy, 2 opening safety windows & anti-fungicidal treatment.
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Shire Stork Playhouse c/w Stilts & Platform

The Stork Kids Playhouse is a special building. Not only is it pretty, but it’s stilted high platform adds an opportunity for kids to look down on their parents! The ladder can be positioned at either side to best suit your garden. The Stork comes compete with a 2ft verandah canopy and 2 opening safety windows and comes pre-treated with a mould-resistant, anti-fungicidal basecoat, however to ensure a long life a weatherproofing preservative topcoat will be required. Mineral roofing felt and Perspex® safety windows are included as standard. The Shire Stork Playhouse has been manufactured using smooth planed white pine from sustainable forests, and is available in 1 size; 6×6. It has 12mm shiplap weatherboarding on the walls, 12mm t&g timber floor, 35x35mm framing, 11mm OSB roof, and opening mortice & tenon window as standard. This playhouse has been manufactured to British Standard BS5665 EN71 for your child’s safety.


  • FREE delivery*
  • Manufacturers 10-year limited warranty
  • Anti-fungicidal mould-resistant basecoat treatment (not as shown)
  • Stilted high platform
  • 24″ verandah
  • Professional installation available
  • Factory applied preservative top-coat option
  • Mineral roofing felt
  • 12mm tongue and groove walls and floor
  • Modular construction
  • Straightforward DIY assembly

Quality Construction

The Shire Stork Little House or Playhouse is manufactured with 35 x 35mm framing. It comes with 12mm thick tongue & groove cladding on the walls and floor, with an 11mm solid sheet OSB roof, and a 12″ verandah overhang. Two opening styrene windows are supplied as standard, and a matching fixed styrene window is fitted in the door.


All playhouses in the Shire garden building range are supplied pre-treated with a high quality, water-based, non-toxic anti-fungicidal basecoat. This ensures that your garden building is ready to accept any preservative colour of your choice. A factory-applied preservative topcoat is also available, however this is not a decorative finish. Please Note: the building shown above has been painted as an example of what can be acheived, and will be supplied in a plain light brown colour.

Doors and Locking System

A single door 520mm wide is supplied with a black iron pull handle. A styrene glazed window is fitted in the door. No locking mechanism has been included.

Straight-forward Assembly

These buildings are supplied in a flat-pack modular design with smaller panels allowing for easy transportation through your house or garage!  Assembly is straight-forward for the competent DIY’er, and no professional experience is necessary. Normally 2 people can usually complete the job in 2-4 hours.

Professional Assembly Option

If you aren’t able to install this building yourself, we can arrange for a professional erecting team to build it for you. We require clear access and a suitably prepared, firm, level site to be ready when the installers arrive.

Optional Extras

This garden building is supplied as a full kit, complete with all necessary fixings, fastenings glazing and roofing materials. Optional extras include professional assembly and additional clear topcoat preservative.


Model Ref. No. Thick Ext. Size (mm) Ext. Height (mm) Door (mm) Windows
(mm) Width Depth Ridge Eaves Width Height Fixed Open
6×6 Stork c/w Platform SHRSTOR0606P 12 1790 1110 (+600 verandah) 2550 2160 520 1150 1 2


Please contact us prior to purchase if you have any queries regarding the dimensions. Information shown above has been supplied by the manufacturer, and is as accurate as possible (errors and omissions excepted), however it is intended only as a guide. We recommend that you install the building on a solid, free-draining base, with at least 60cm free space all around for maintenance and to avoid splashback. You should treat all sections with a high quality, spirit-based preservative prior to assembly, and subsequently every year in accordance with the manufacturers instructions. Please ensure that regular general maintenance is carried out on all moving parts, and that the roofing felt is regularly inspected, and replaced if required.