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Is this Newcastle's best shed?

A shed in Benton is in the running for the best shed in the country. The roof of John Hardisty's elaborate 'Russian Summerhouse' is inspired by Antoni Gaudi.

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Is this Newcastle's best shed?

John Hardisty's 'Russian Summerhouse' in his garden in Benton. Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

An elaborate garden shed in Benton is in the running for the best in the country.

John Hardisty's 'Russian Summerhouse' is inspired by Antoni Gaudi's designs in Barcelona.

The mosaic tiles on the roof were inspired by Gaudi's designs in Barcelona. Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

John can peer out of into his garden through the beautiful stained-glass windows of his shed.

The competition is being run by Cuprinol. Competitors have until May 5 to submit their entry.

John Hardisty shows ITV Tyne Tees around his elaborate shed. Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

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