The Hero Barn - A Gunstock Timber Frame
26 X 36 feet | 1780s | North Hero, Vermont
This barn is a rare and valuable find hailing from North Hero. The gunstock frame is made with Oak and American Chestnut. This barn has a 36-foot ridge beam, made from American Chestnut. It also boasts hand hewn, Chestnut diagonal braces. This frame has a steep roof pitch (12/12).
936 square feet, Oak and American Chestnut woood
12 foot flared posts
Potential for loft
36-foot ridge beam
Includes roof boards
Restored frame, erected on your foundation with roof boards applied
This frame would make a beautiful great room, studio, or barn.
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