Our Four Tried & Tested Chicken Coop Styles
In 8 years online we’ve sold over 17,500 of these coops to happy folks all around the UK
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Style #1 Sussex Coop - The Urban One
A beautiful all-in-one coop and run solution for up to 5 hens. The Sussex has a uniquely designed long sloping roof to keep your hens happy and their food dry in all weather. This is an ideal coop for urban spaces and can be expanded with our bolt-on Sussex runs.
Style #2 Devon Coop - The Traditional One
A versatile, traditional chicken house with huge amounts of nesting & bedding space, suitable for up to 7 hens. The Devon is ideal for allotments and sites where your chickens can freely roam or it can be teamed up with our made to measure single or double bolt-on Devon runs for a fully contained space.
Style #3 Dorset Coop - The Easy Access One
Our mid-capacity coop houses up to 6 hens and is the easiest to keep clean thanks to it's fully opening roof and easy open front panel. Perfect for children or for people with lower mobility who might struggle to access their coop for cleaning.
Style #4 Kent Coop - The Entry Level One
The Kent is our most affordable chicken coop yet is made from the same pre-treated durable wood that we use in our other popular chicken houses. With over 6 square feet of internal space this coop provides enough room for up to 4 medium sized hens.
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4.9 / 5
Over 403 real customer reviews
We’ve sold more than 17,679 chicken coops online in the UK in the last 8 years.
Many of our loyal customers recommend us to friends.
- Over 890 coops in stock
- Prompt dispatch
- Next day delivery available
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Some Essential Chicken Keeping Information
- A healthy hen will usually lay 1 egg per day, but this can vary depending on seasonality, feed and other factors. For best results, aim to keep 1 or 2 more chickens than the number of daily eggs you want (so for 4 eggs per day, keep 5 hens).
- Chickens need a secure place to sleep at night, and somewhere to lay their eggs. This is why all of our coops come with an attached, carefully designed nesting box featuring robust clasps, locks & hinges.
- To produce great eggs your chickens need to be kept happy and healthy. Ideally they need as much freedom to move as possible so it’s best if you let them out during the day, either free roaming, in a run or in a pen.
- Chickens are vulnerable to attack from foxes and other predators, so we've designed our coops to be as fox-proof as possible. Also, we’ve designed optional bolt-on runs for each of our coops so that you can give your chickens a safe place to move around (see below for single run and double run setups).
3 hens = 1-3 eggs per day
4 hens = 2-4 eggs per day
5 hens = 3-5 eggs per day
6 hens = 4-6 eggs per day
7 hens = 5-7 eggs per day
This is where your hens will keep cosy and lay their eggs
Freedom to roam is important to keep your hens healthy
Keep your chickens safe from foxes and other predators
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Our Chicken Coops with Runs
Give your chickens some additional secure space to safely move around
Style #1 Sussex Coop & Run
Combining our already spacious Sussex coop with the Sussex run gives a total of 23 square feet of outdoor capacity (plus over 7 square feet in the coop itself). This setup is perfect for areas where space is at a premium but you still want to give your hens plenty of room to move around.
Style #2 Devon Coop & Run
The Devon works really well with this run (and even better with the double run). As with all our runs, the Devon run is designed to fit the coop exactly. It can either be screwed on or pushed alongside to give your hens around 11 square feet of outdoor space.
Style #3 Dorset Coop & Run
The well thought out Dorset chicken coop with run offers you plenty of flexibility with almost 30 square feet of space and a large run that can be easily extended at a later date should the need arise. This coop is easy to clean thanks to it’s easy-access front panel and roof.
Style #4 Kent Coop & Run
The Kent with run is our best value for money coop and run setup. However, it's made with the same high grade timber and thick wire as our other coop and run setups. The Kent run adds just over 11 square feet of outdoor space, giving your hens a secure space to move in during the day.
The ChickenCoopsDirect Difference
- Tried and tested coop designs, carefully refined over 8 years
- Strong & durable heavy duty pre-treated timber
- Thick 1.5mm fox-proof wire (50% thicker than our competitors)
- Robust high quality fixtures & fittings to keep your hens secure
- Supplied direct to you from Dorset, cutting out the middleman
- Speedy delivery on everything, to most parts of the UK
- Backed up by our famous support and customer service
You've probably seen cheap similar looking chicken coops for sale on eBay and Amazon. Don't be fooled by these inferior quality products. We go to a lot of time, effort and expense to make sure that the design, materials, construction and finish of our coops are head and shoulders above the rest.
It's this attention to detail that sets us apart and means that you can trust us to deliver a high quality product to you that is made to last.
Heavy duty pre-treated timber
Thicker, stronger wire
High quality clasps & fixtures
Delivered direct from Dorset, UK
Our Chicken Coops with Large Runs
Maximum space to keep your chickens super happy and secure!
Style #1 Sussex Coop & Double Run
As one of our bestselling quality chicken coops, the Sussex Chicken House with Double Run exceeds expectations as it delivers on quality and security. This is the ideal home for chickens that need to be kept enclosed as they have ample space to forage and play without needing to ramble around the garden.
Style #2 Devon Coop & Double Run
With over 22 square feet of run space and over 9.5 square feet of inside housing area as well, the Devon with double run is ideal for those that wish to give their hens a large outside area for them to roam freely.
Style #3 Dorset Coop & Double Run
At over 4 meters long and with more than 40 sq feet of space the Dorset With Double Run is the ideal unit for those who intend to keep chickens at home and want to give them the complete freedom to safely forage and scratch about.
Style #4 Kent Coop & Double Run
The main feature of this chicken coop is the long (23 square foot) run that ensures your chickens have plenty of free range access whilst at the same time keeping the rest of your garden chicken free.
What Our Customers Say About Us
We’ve sold over 17,500 chicken coops in 8 years online. That’s a lot of happy customers! Here's some feedback from just a few:
I would not hesitate to recommend your product.
"I was extremely impressed with ChickenCoopsDirect - not only in the tracking of the order but also in the prompt delivery, the way it was packaged and the quality of the product. The assembly was well documented and very easy to assemble. Also I am very, very impressed with the follow-up information and opportunity to ask questions. Lots of other companies could do well to follow your example. I would not hesitate to recommend your product."
Would definitely order from Chicken Coops Direct again.
"The service from yourselves has been excellent. Loads of useful information given on chickens too. The Devon Coop and Runs are lovely, as described and I think a really good price. So easy to put together I could have done it myself which is really saying something. The runs are great as can be left unattached and have lots of doors for access. Also light to move. Would definitely order from ChickenCoopsDirect again."
The service received ... has been really, really good.
"The Sussex Coop is excellent quality and easy to build. We were told our hens would take a few days to settle before they would start laying - I collected my hens yesterday afternoon and this morning got an egg! So the hens are obviously happy in their new home. The service received from Chicken Coops Direct both before and after delivery has been really, really good and very helpful - much more than I was expecting."
Totally amazed by the quality of the Dorset Coop and Run.
"I have to say that I have been totally amazed by the quality of the Dorset Coop and Run for it's price... and the amazing level of service your company gives... I have loved all the information that was sent out in bite sized chunks... I am a complete first timer and want to do everything to keep the hens healthy and happy...
Thank you so much for being a responsible company :-) I have been telling everyone how amazing ChickenCoopsDirect are..."
Thanks for a well made and easy to assemble product... The Sussex Coop exceeded my expectations.
"Just wanted to say thanks for supplying such a well made and easy to assemble product. The Sussex coop exceeded my expectations, and I think the company has obviously gone to a lot of trouble to ensure that they supply a quality, user friendly product."
The quality of the coop is outstanding.
"I am really pleased with the Sussex Coop and run extension we recently received from you. We were amazed that we were able to assemble it ouselves!! The directions were so easy to follow and the quality of the coop is outstanding. We already had the hens who had been living for 6 weeks in an ark. They are delighted to have more space. Thank you for all the other helpful tips you have sent online."
I am absolutely thrilled with our hen house!
"More than that I am astounded with the quality of it, the instructions were easy to follow and it put Ikea to shame!!!! Your company stand out way above any I have used before. The communication was outstanding and I shall be singing your praises to everyone!!!! Good old fashioned customer service still exists!!
I loved the way everything was wrpped in tissue and smelt so lovely too! Many, many thanks. We will def use you again!!!!! Best Wishes."
Very impressed with the level of service.
"We were very impressed with the level of customer service your company provides. The emails at every stage of the process were fantastic and we loved the extras such as the fact sheets you kindly emailed as this really added the wow factor. It demonstrated to us that you guys really care about what you do. We would definitely recommend your company to anyone considering purchasing a coop. We are completely new to keeping chickens so overall a great experience."
What to do Next
If you're ready to buy your chicken coop, simply choose which of our coops suits your needs from the selection above, click the green ‘buy’ button and follow the steps to place your order.
We offer speedy delivery to most parts of the UK. You can opt for 3-5 day standard delivery at £12.95 or to receive your coop in 1-2 days choose express delivery for £17.95. It actually costs us anything from £40-£70 to send a coop to most areas of the UK, but we cover most of the cost for you.
If you don't feel ready to buy a coop just yet then please take your time and explore the information available on our website. All of the product pages have large photos and detailed specifications for the coops, including exact measurements.
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