National Trust - Hedgehog House


The Wicken Fen Hedgehog House part of the National trust range is designed to be an attractive natural home and safe retreat for hedgehogs. With a large 460mm diameter family space it features:

  • A sturdy , rust-proofed steel frame with a waterproof roof liner
  • A predator defence tunnel.
  • An attractive natural brushwood finish

Siting a hedgehog house.

Choose a quiet position out of the prevailing wind in an area with some cover and pile leaves inside the box to initiate a nest. Initial use may be encouraged by placing chopped peanuts / bacon rind in or near the house


Check hedgehog house annually. Clean in April if necessary.