Sparrow Colony Nest Box
This hand crafted triple nest box is made with FSC certified timber.
It has an attractive slate effect roof and three separate nesting compartments.
It is fitted with a nest box plate around each entrance hole to protect against predators and each compartment has an easily removeable floor, which slides out for easy cleaning.
Put this up and entice the sparrows to stay - there is nothing more lovely than the sound of sparrow chatter first thing in the morning!
Dimensions ( approx) L 420mm x W 140mm x H 220mm, 32mm entrance hole
Site out of reach of possible predators and away from bird tables and feeders. Position at a height of between 1.5m and 5.5m in a sheltered location away from prevailing winds, rain and strong sunlight.
Clean after your sparrows have fledged, between October and January. Simply slide out the base, remove old nesting material and clean with mild disinfectant , followed by a thorough rinse.