Case Studies

Over the years, our design team at Alitex have created some beautiful Victorian greenhouses. Below you will find a selection of case studies involving our National Trust Greenhouses and bespoke structures in a range of shapes and sizes. You can use the filters to look at greenhouses by size, colour and style.

Freestanding Greenhouse for Thrive Charity

Freestanding greenhouse for charity Thrive

A large freestanding greenhouse at Battersea Park in London, provided increased production capacity for the charity 'Thrive in their Herb Garden'.  A very worthwhile project and you can often see 'Thrive's' produce in our greenhouses at Chelsea Flower Show.

Colour: Wood Sage (RAL 7032)
Dimensions: 14m x 4.5m
Style: Freestanding Traditional Greenhouse
Glasshouse replacement at Fulham Palace Gardens

Replacement glasshouse at Fulham Palace


Fulham glasshouse in need of replacement

Glasshouse replacement at Fulham Palace Gardens

The walled garden at Fulham Palace in London had been left untouched for years. Plans to restore the garden to its former glory focused around the greenhouse. Sensitivities around this historic site required considerable engineering expertise and working with a number of interested parties. 

Colour: RAL 9002 Satin
Dimensions: 31m x 4.7m
Style: Mono-pitch Traditional Greenhouse
Messenger Greenhouse for Logan Botanic Gardens

Traditional Greenhouse at Logan Botanic Garden

Logan Botanic Gardens, in Scotland, have a large freestanding greenhouse to display their prized plant collections. Heating was a key consideration for this project, therefore a state of the art green energy heating system was installed to great effect. 

Colour: White (RAL 9010)
Dimensions: 20.3m x 5.7m
Style: Traditional Freestanding Greenhouse
Wood Sage Scotney for Home and Work-min

Wood Sage Scotney For Home & Work

We were delighted to be approached by the owner of a Hampshire based construction firm. We've previously worked alongside the company to provide him and his wife with a greenhouse allowing them to pursue their love of gardening.

Colour: Wood Sage (RAL 7032)
Dimensions: 2.6m x 4m
Style: Scotney Greenhouse from the National Trust Collection
Mottisfont Greenhouse for Growing and Entertaining

Growing & entertaining in the Mottisfont

The Mottisfont from the National Trust Collection was the perfect fit for this garden in the Isle of Wight and would give enough space for growing and relaxing for this customer.

Colour: Wood Sage (RAL 7032)
Dimensions: 2.6m x 4m
Style: Mottisfont
White Hidcote highlighted by greenery

White Hidcote Highlighted By Greenery

When taking on the task of re-landscaping her Dorset garden a customer was keen to include a traditional yet small greenhouse.  The National Trust Hidcote Greenhouse was the perfect addition to her design. 

Colour: White (RAL 9010)
Dimensions: 2.6m x 3m
Style: Hidcote Greenhouse from The National Trust Collection
Tatton Greenhouse in Wood Sage

Tatton Greenhouse in Wood Sage

Our Surrey based client had an old greenhouse that she was looking to replace with something “nicer and bigger” – The Tatton Greenhouse from our National Trust Collection fitted the bill perfectly.

Colour: Wood Sage (RAL 7032)
Dimensions: 2.9m x 5.1m
Style: Tatton from The National Trust Collection