New Netherland Timber Framing Barn Restoration

New Netherland Barn Restoration Start

Project Information


New Netherland Timber Framing and Preservation


Ian Stewart


Ian Stewart

Project Location:

Ghent, NY

Timber Framer:

Ian Stewart, Windy McGlinsky, David Shepard, Jennifer Sustar, and Todd Zylstra. At the raising assisted by Dave Maynard, Miles Jenness, and Eliot Lothrop

Wood Species:

Primarily Eastern White Pine, with Red Oak, Ash, Maple, and Cherry mixed in as girts and rafters

Project Description:

Restoration of an 1820’s barn in Ghent, NY. What started as a simple evaluation ended up as a complete restoration, with 60% of the frame being new timbers, hewn by the crew.

Project Images:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *