Gallery: Chic Modern Chicken Coop Grows a Green Roof

 

At-home fruit and veggie gardens are nothing new, but a growing trend amongst those trying to go more organic are backyard chicken coops. Our friends at Dwell recently shared the story of one design-minded couple who’ve forgone pesky rolls of chicken wire and gone all-out with an incredible chicken abode for their feathery friends. Not only is the construction spacious enough for three chickens, but the coop also features reclaimed cedar wood on its siding and a green roof to keep the interior cool!

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  1. beema4547 July 23, 2013 at 12:10 am

    Hi, as a new chicken owner who has been searching for the ideal chicken coop to build for my girls… I LOVE your design…. can you supply plans for this?? It would be greatly appreciated :-)

  2. berthafry August 20, 2012 at 5:06 am

    This is great! I’ve been looking around at designs for a coop and this is the best I’ve seen. Is there anyway of getting some plans for this so I can build a similar one?

  3. winedominatrix May 27, 2011 at 1:36 am

    I am in love with this design!! Interested in helping a local Portland-er with her own coop design?

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