The build methods and materials we use in our regular stable construction is to a standard that many other companies’ consider to be ‘extras’, and will therefore charge the customer extra for it.
You’ll see our stable specs below, but remember, we can work with you to design and manufacture a stable block that can incorporate many bespoke features.
Talk to Chapelstone and you’ll achieve a stable block that not only looks incredible but works perfectly for the life you lead with your horses.
Chapelstone Stables & Shelters General Specifications:
- Wall Panels
Height to eaves 2300mm (7’6”) when on brick course. External cladding ex 125 x 16mm (5” x 5/8”) Shiplap weatherboarding. Framework 75 x 50mm (3” x 2”) softwood. Kickboards 225 x 19mm (9” x ¾”) softwood boards or similar. All stables and field shelters half lined with kickboards to approx 1219mm (4’) high. Wall panels are bolted down to base.
- Stable Doors
Side 2100 x 1100mm (7’ x 3’8”) wide, from well seasoned tongue and groove boards 125 x 19mm (5” x ¾”) thick, framed ledged and braced and lined on the inside with ply. Overall thickness nominal 50mm (2”). With galvanised chewstrip, kickover bolt, Brenton bolt and cabin hook and heavy duty Tee hinges. Bottom door 1260mm (49½”) high. Top door 857mm (34½”)
Size 600 x 600mm (2’ x 2’) nominal clear perspex for safety with protection bars to stables. Galvanised steel grills available at extra cost.
Prefabricated trusses gusseted and strapped to walls, purlins are 100 x 50mm (4” x 2”) timbers, black onduline corrugated roof sheeting and galvanised ridge cappings ensuring adequate ventilation. (Optional coloured onduline – brick red, green or brown also felt tiled roof in different colours, all at extra cost).
- Rainwater Goods
Continuous brown plastic gutter and downpipe to all stable blocks and hay barns to front only. Rear guttering optional.
To ensure good weather protection all buildings are treated with chestnut brown preservative inside and out.
Erection is free of charge on your properly prepared base. A base plan for brick course will be sent upon receipt of a deposit if required.
Planning drawings can be provided for a nominal fee. All sizes may vary slightly according to availability of materials. We reserve the right to alter specifications without notice.