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Shop - Nest boxes for birds

We have a range of high quality wildlife homes in stock to provide shelter for a range of bird species, including birds of prey, garden birds and summer visitors.

We stock only high quality products from Shropshire based company CJ Wildlife that are safe for wildlife. 

To order please phone 01743 284 280 or email LizzieS@ShropshireWildlifeTrust.org.uk

Shropshire Wildlife Trust members receive 10% discount on wildlife homes, If you are not a member, you can join here.

For advice on which box to choose for your garden, click here.

Garden birds

Birch log nest boxes

Birch log next boxes

Birch log next boxes

The silver birch log is ideal for those who prefer a more natural look. To clean, simply unscrew one side of the lid. As this is a natural product there will be some variations in dimensions.

Left:  Birch log open next box - suitable for species such as robins, wrens and blackbirds.

Right: Birch log 32mm hole next box - suitable for species including Great Tits, House Sparrows and Nuthatches.

£7.99 each

Woodstone nest boxes

Woodstone nest boxes

 

Woodstone nest boxes

Constructed from a mix of concrete and wood fibres, woodstone nest boxes safeguard against attacks from predators and also insulate the nest creating a more consistent internal temperature, especially important during the breeding season. Use aluminium nails to hang due to the weight of the nest box and to limit any damage caused to trees.

Left: Woodstone open nest box -  Robins, Wrens & Blackbirds.

Right: Woodstone 28mm or 32mm hole nest box - Tree Sparrows and Tits.

£19.95 each

Moss effect nest boxes

Moss effect nest boxes

Moss effect nest box

These low cost nest boxes are ideal to hide in wild areas of the garden to attract a variety of birds. Made from sustainably sourced pine - with a dried out moss exterior. Dimensions; L17cm x W 17cm x H 22cm.

Right: Santana moss effect nest box

Left: Camacha moss effect nest box

£5.99 each

Aruba nest box

Aruba nest box

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Aruba nest box

Triangular plywood 28mm nest box for garden birds. Width: 19.5cm, length: 16cm, height: 30cm.

£15.95

Brecon nest box

Brecon nest box

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Brecon nest box

Wooden 32mm nest box. The side of this nest box can be opened for easy cleaning.

£12.95

Bowland nest box

Bowland nest box

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Bowland nest box (32mm hole)

Wooden nest box with front panel which pivots to open for easy cleaning.

£11.50

Veil larch nest box

Veil Larch nest box

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Vail Larch nest box (32mm hole)

Wooden nest box with metal plate. This can also be opened from the side for easy cleaning.

£16.96

Slate roof nest box

Portland Slate nest box

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Portland slate roof nest box

Wooden nest box with slate roof, with a 28mm entrance hole. 

£16.95

Birch log woodpecker box

Birch log woodpecker box

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Birch log woodpecker nest box

This specialist woodpecker nest box offers woodpeckers the opportunity to excavate their own entrance hole and create their own home. It should be sited at a height of 2-3 metres and to encourage them you can also line the box with a layer of forest soil or peat. This nest box is supplied with a small drilled hole to encourage woodpeckers to expand this as they would in the wild. The hollowed out birch log blends in naturally with your garden environment. The box can be cleaned easily by simply unscrewing the roof.

£26.50

Robin and wren nest box

Robin and Wren nest box

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Robin & Wren nest box

This wide open plywood nest box is designed for robins and wrens who prefer open nests.

£15.95

Blackbird Nest Box*

Blackbird nest box

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Blackbird nest box

This half open plywood nest box is designed for blackbirds, robins and wrens who prefer open nests. Width: 19.4cm, length: 25.5cm, height: 21.6cm.

£19.95

Nest box 2

Brecon open nest box

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Brecon open nest box

Wooden half open nest boxes for robins and blackbirds. It has a metal hanging catch on the back making it easier to put up and drainage holes. Dimensions: 27 x 20 x 15 cm.

£12.95

 

Plywood bat box

Treecreeper nest box

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Treecreeper nest box

This plywood nest box provides a great alternative nesting site for treecreepers who usually nest behind loose bark on old trees. Width: 13cm, length: 12.5cm, height: 35cm.

£14.95

Birds of prey

Tawny owl box

Woodstone Tawny owl box

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Woodstone Tawny owl box

A durable nest box designed to provide a perfect nest site for Tawny Owls. Comes with a sturdy mounting bracket and two adjustable securing points near the base allow for straightforward fixing to a tree. Dimensions 28 x 30.5 x 52cm.

£54.95

Little owl nest box

Little owl nest box

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Little owl nest box

Made from 18mm exterior grade plywood for added protection from the elements and includes a large nesting chamber that allows the owlets to exercise their wings without having to leave the safety of the nest box. A special double baffle entrance keeps the nest chamber dark and also protects them from predation. Site between 3 and 5 metres high on an isolated tree or building. Dimensions: 49 x 85 x 35cm.

£135.00

Kestrel nest box

Kestrel nest box

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Kestrel nest box

This kestrel nest box provides kestrels with shelter for their eggs and young whilst still giving the adults a good view of the surrounding area. It should be sited at least 5m high, facing south east and with a clear flight path in. The nest box is made from durable, exterior grade plywood and is supplied with a mounting bracket. Dimensions: 45 x 40 x 34cm.

£69.95

Summer visitors

Swifts, Swallows and House Martins

Burgos swift box

Burgos swift box

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Woodstone Burgos swift box

This Burgos swift nest box is made entirely from woodstone material and has the entrance on the front of the box. It should be hung directly under a roof overhang or gutter, avoiding direct sunlight. It comes with a metal bracket for easy mounting. Dimensions: 38 x 22 x 26 cm. Weight 6kg.

£42.00

Plywood swift box

Plywood swift box

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Plywood swift box

This swift nest box is made entirely from plywood and has the entrance on the front of the box. It should be hung directly under a roof overhang or gutter, avoiding direct sunlight Dimensions 49 x 21 x 22cm. Weight: 3kg.

£29.95

Swallow nest box

Swallow nest (single)

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Swallow plywood backed nest (single)

This plywood backed swallow nest should be sited inside a building which allows easy access for swallows via an open door or window, such as a garage or outhouse. Dimensions: 20 x 12 x 11cm.

£13.95

House martin plywood nest

House martin plywood backed nest

(single and double nests available)

House martin plywood backed nest

Providing an artificial nest can be really beneficial for house martins struggling to find suitable buildings on which to build their nests. The backing to the nests is exterior grade plywood, making them lightweight and easy to fit, but hard-wearing. These nests should be sited underneath the eaves on exterior walls of your house or outbuildings, at a minimum height of 2m above the ground. They are available as a single or double nests, but martins do prefer to be part of a colony.

Single house martin plywood nest with left or right entrance £13.95

Double house martin plywood nest (as pictured) £21.95

 

Woodstone house martin nest

Woodstone house martin nest

(single and double nests available)

Woodstone house martin nest

These nests have been developed specifically for house martins and research has shown that the white coloured back panel helps to attract them. Fixings are included, making the nests simple to hang under the eaves of your building. They are constructed from woodstone, a mix of concrete and wood fibres and guaranteed for 10 years.

Single house martin woodstone nest with left or right entrance £15.75

Double house martin woodstone nest (as pictured) £21.00