200+ year old 28'x60' hill barn - Rehoboth, Massachusetts

by Anthony Arrigo
(Rehoboth, MA)

North Side

North Side

North Side
Wide plank pine horizontal timber

South Side

This 28'x60' hill barn dates to roughly the late 1700's with an addition to the south from the 1800s. We own a historic home that belonged to a well-known family in Rehoboth. The original owner was an officer in the revolutionary war. I have a copy of the original deed to our house, which is from 1780 and barn is said to have been built at that time. Frame is mortise and tenon with oak pegs. Most beams hand hewn pine and oak. Hundreds of feet of horizontal wide plank pine timber, mostly 12 inches with some up to 17 inches wide. Would make excellent reclaimed 18th century material for floorboards or other uses.

Barn has structural issues and foundation problems underneath. Sills rotted around most of base. Small leaks starting in the roof. Recent stretch of Nor'easters really underscore the need to get this barn while it's still in decent shape. Roof is shingled. Cedar shake siding. Barn currently being used for storage. Access to site is very easy with room for staging, and dumpsters. Have many more photos if interested.

Serious inquiries only, but willing to entertain any offers.

Contact Anthony, 651-two three eight-8599, or [email protected]

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