Originally designed as a barbeque gathering area holding a smoker, this hexagonal gazebo plan would be a great addition to any garden! This sturdy gazebo boasts 12×12 posts cut to fit the hexagonal shape. The top of the 4×8 collar beams are 10 feet high, and with a roof pitch of a bit over 8 in 12, this frame has a commanding presence with an overall height of over 16’-5”. It is designed to be constructed of Western Red Cedar. The braces are secured to the collar beams and posts with beautiful mortise and tenon joinery. Other elements of the frame are secured with structural screws and Timberlinx connectors for superior strength.
- Overall size is 17’6 ½” x 15’-2 ¼’ from outside to outside of the posts.
- Each of the 6 flat sides is 8’-9 ¼” wide
- 4×6 braces and rafters, 4×8 collars and struts, 6×6 hips and purlins, 8×8 top plate, 10×10 boss pin
- 2014 total board feet completes this frame
You will receive a link to download the pdfs of the hexagonal gazebo plan as soon as you make your purchase. And the plan sets give you all the information you need to successfully complete this project! The construction set is 14 pages of drawings, including 3D images of the frame, both exploded and assembled. There are post, plate ring, and roof framing plans, and a reflected ceiling plan as well. We provide elevation and section drawings, and detail drawings for clear explanation of the joinery. The piece drawing set has 15 pages showing each cut on every timber. And we also include timber and fastener lists so you know exactly what you need to purchase.
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.
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