Pledge: Hackspace garden

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Visalisation - note that revised plan only has 4 beds
Proposed location of the said garden

Further to the discussion on the Garden Space Project thread we've have rough costings for the project.

Pledge leader: Zia Designer: Agnieszka Deberny Landscape Architect: Natalie Yockelle Carpenter: Justin Fishlock Engineer: Ali Toraner Electronics Engineer: Zerahiah Metal Worker: Menta/Eugene


  • 09-APR-2015: Pledge drafted


Our north east corner is currently a mix weeds and rubbish which can be transformed into a clean, green and social relaxing space. This group project aims to create a raised bed edible garden with a veranda with seating the total cost building cost in the Hackspace carpark is £720.

Sketch - Design and Measurements

Measurement of the Garden

More Details

We plan to build a organic edible garden space that allows the hackers to relax and unwind while sampling the delicious fruit and vegetable available. The wine grapes can be harvested by Russ Grant and we can become soo very posh while we enjoy our wine.

We plan to finish the project in 6-8 weeks. The total cost of the project is £720

Veranda Frame & Support

Item Name Quantity Size Price
Bolt Down Wedge Grip Fence Supports 4 4 Inches £23.00
Wood Posts 4 6ft x 100mm £40.00
Plastic Sheets 10 4ft x 2ft £41.00
Top Frame Wood – Back & Front 2 10ft x 75mm £35.50
Top Frame Wood - Sides 6 6ft x 75mm £20.00
Connect Wood Support from Veranda to Raised bed 3 6ft x 75mm £20.25
Gutter Pipe to transport water off the roof 1 13ft £17.00
Total Cost: £196.75

Veranda Grape Container & Frame

Item Name Quantity Size Price
Grape Vine back trellis 1 1.8m x 3ft £30.00
Garden Screening Bark Screening 1 13ft x 4ft £33.00
Grape Plant 1 3.5ft £10.00
Raised Bed lining 250g 2 4M X 3M £16.00
Raised Bed Corner Posts 4 2ft Free (off cuts of other raised beds)
Scaffolding Boards 7 13ft x 225mm £90.65
Bolt Down Wedge Grip Fence Supports 2 4 inches £11.50
Total Cost: £191.15

4 Raised Beds

Item Name Quantity Size Price
Wood Posts (need 2ft per post) 4 10ft x 100mm cut in 5 piece £20.00
Bolt Down Wedge Grip Fence Supports 8 4 Inches £46.00
Scaffolding Boards 24 3ft x 216mm £41.00
Scaffolding Boards 24 5ft x 216mm £138.60
250G Raised Bed Lining 4 4M X 3M £32.00
Guttering Down Pipe 2.5m 1 2.5m cut in 5 piece £13.00
Bags of Soil 8 1 Tonne Free
Total Cost: £332


Pledged: £50 of £720