Take a good look at this versatile two-level 24×36 heavy timber barn! You can build this to become your barn or your barn home it has a total of total of 1,728 square feet. The proportions make it suitable for a variety of uses. Add windows and doors wherever they suit you, or you could even add dormers to the roof to bring in extra light to the second floor.
The second level ceiling peaks at almost fifteen feet above the floor, creating a high volume interior. You can leave the ceiling vaulted or floor in all or part of the area above the upper bent girth for a storage attic. The first floor could adapt to a sloping lot to become a walkout basement. Use it for more living space, a workshop or garage – or a bit of both! We have sized the frame so you can have a 4x walls mounted to the exterior of the frame and keep your foundation at a true 24×36, trust us your foundation guys will love it.
The drawings are formatted in PDF so you download them instantly once you make your purchase. They are sized to print on 24″x36” paper, so you can run them off easily from a local printer and see everything clearly. We have included a timber list to expedite shopping for your lumber, and a production list itemizing each member of the frame. The production list corresponds to the piece drawings for easy reference. The plan set includes 4 pages of 2D and 3D drawings and 33 pages of piece drawings, showing every cut to be made on every timber.
Timber Frame HQ provides plans for construction purposes but does not oversee the construction. The plan purchaser is responsible for assuring the plan meets local codes and regulations. It is the responsibility of the plan purchaser to obtain any and all structural analysis, engineering, and specifications that may be required in the municipality in which it is to be built. Plan purchaser is to verify all lot conditions and measurements before construction. Purchaser is responsible for additional expenses incurred in order to meet local code and engineering requirements.
Customer understands that the following conditions in your specific area may require additional engineering:
- Wind / hurricane / tornado
- Seismic / earthquake
- Heavy snow
- Flood potential
- Soil instability
- Timber Frame Engineering
Customer understands that HVAC, Plumbing & Electrical will not be included in all plans.
When you purchase a set of plans, you are purchasing a limited copyright license for a design giving you the right to build that structure one time at your location. Your copyright license was granted when you paid the purchase fee. You do not have the right to build the design a second time unless you have a signed agreement with Timber Frame HQ. Please note that copyright law protects “derivative works” the same as it protects the original design. That means that making some changes doesn’t make it a new design. We do not allow modifications of our designs by others, without permission. Your copyright license does not allow another professional to represent our design work as their own.
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