Cleft Gate

31 August–1 September


Course Cost: £180

Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR


Design and build a unique and beautiful garden cleft gate using either oak, chestnut or ash you will use traditional tools and techniques to create a gate to be proud of.

You will learn:

  • Designing your gate
  • Selecting suitable wood
  • Cleaving and shaping
  • Joints and building
  • Finishing

Participants are advised to measure the vehicle they intend to transport their gate home in. As a guide a single gate approximately 3ft – 4ft square is achievable in the time allocated.

The tutor for this course will be Neill Mapes.



BOOKING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS: Contact Judith Adams  01952 432769 or email

FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact Richard Thomason 01952 432769/07964 934556

Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Judith on the details above to get your discount.


Course cost: £ 180.00


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