Garden Requisites designers and makers of English Wirework

  • 4 June 2021 4:56 pm


Garden Requisites are designers and makers of English Wirework. Inspired by original wirework structures from the 19th century, every piece is individually hand made in England using traditional skills to create elegant and very practical garden architecture. To fully appreciate the beauty and diversity of our hand made English Wirework, visit our new showroom near Bath.


British Manufacture
Garden Requisites are designers and makers of English Wirework. All our products are designed and manufactured at our workshops near Bath. Products for the house and garden include: Door Canopies, Porches, Verandas, Window Boxes, Wall Trellis, Trellis Panels, Wall Top Trellis, Wirework Arches, Pergolas, Gazebos, Obelisks & Plant Supports.

RHS Endorsed
In partnership with the Royal Horticutural Society we have developed a distinctive range of Wirework Arches, Canopies & Pergolas based on historic illustrations in the RHS Lindley Library, London


Our range of Canopies will enhance your property and create a stunning entrance to any home. Canopies have lattice wirework or solid steel roof designs. Lattice Canopies can be planted to provide shade in summer and light in winter. A range of lattice Wall Panels complement the range. Any size of Canopy can be made to order.


Our Porches make elegant covered entrances with solid or lattice roof options in standard widths of 4′(single) and 6′(double). Porches are available with straight or curved wirework sides. Any size of porch can be made to order.

Window Boxes

Window boxes provide instant mini-gardens suitable for dressing windows, courtyards and garden walls. Our Window Boxes can be used with wall panels and painted to coordinate with your colour scheme. All Window Box designs can be tailor made to fit your windows. Optional Window Box Liners are also available.

Trellis Panels

Panels can be used as wall trellis or freestanding screens. Our collection of Trellis Panels is available in a range of inter-working sizes and profiles. A decorative and practical way of screening, enclosing or dividing areas of your garden. Wall Trellis Panels are available in a wide range of profiles to complement the architecture of your property.

Wall Top Trellis

Wall Top Panels create an elegant framework for climbing plants and also increase your privacy. Panels can be fixed on top of your wall using wall mounted posts or secured into the ground using full length posts.


Elegant Garden Arches that can stand alone or be linked to gently curved side panels to create a classic garden feature. Wirework Arches are made in two halves and can be assembled in minutes. Arches have 15" integral legs that simply push in to soft ground. All Arches can be made to measure.


A range of single and double Wirework Gates. Gates inter-work with our collection of Trellis Panels and Arches.


Imagine this substantial Ironwork Pergola clothed in climbing plants. Dress with rambling roses, honeysuckle, clematis or vines to create a scented, colourful walkway.


Our Gazebos are available with full lattice wirework wall panels or arched wirework wall panels in Gothic or Roman styles. Use your Gazebo all year round with our optional waterproof canvas liners, whatever the weather.

Plant Supports

These large structures create an elegant framework for climbing plants. Our Bell Trainers and Obelisks provide instant structure and height in the garden as well as being stunning pieces of sculpture. Bell Trainers and Obelisks have 18" legs that simply push into soft ground.

New Showroom at The Forge, Batheaston
The new Showroom at The Forge is a wonderful place to see what woven wirework is all about. On display are diamond Trellis Panels and Arches, as well as new Canopies and Porches.


The Forge was officially opened by Don Foster MP, who lives in Batheaston. Also present were many friends, customers and local business associates. David Lavington, who is the Chairman of Batheaston Parish Council said, "it’s wonderful to see The Forge being used to promote highly skilled metal working once again, as well as employing local craftsmen".

Another award winning display at Chelsea
For the fourth year running, we have received the award for outstanding presentation of our stand from The Royal Horticultural Society.


Hilary Thurman on the award winning stand at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in May 2009.
To fully appreciate the beauty and diversity of our handmade English Wirework, visit our new showroom near Bath. You will see our unique range of products and finishes and our resident designer can assist you in developing your ideas.


The Forge is situated at the centre of Batheaston village on the A4, 3 miles East of Bath. We are located at the junction of Penthouse Hill and Batheaston High Street, opposite Piccadilly Antiques. We recommend parking in the village car park opposite The George & Dragon and parade of shops. Turn left out of the car park and The Forge is a 3 minute walk up the High Street.

286 High Street
Bath BA1 7RA

Tel 01225 851 577

For more information and examples of our products, please visit our website