3 barns for sale or salvage in Chelsea MI. 20 x 40, 64 x 50, 50 x 25

by Thomas
(Chelsea, Michigan, USA)

Barn 1 exterior

Barn 1 exterior

Barn 1 exterior
Barn 2 exterior
Barn 3 exterior
Barn 2 interior

"I have hired an excellent contractor, J & L Enterprises Barn Salvage, to dismantle my 3 barns south of Chelsea Michigan. Barn #1 was 20’ x 40’, with hand hewn and rough sawn beams, corrugated, galvanized steel roof installed by my Father-in-law in early 1960's. Circa mid-late 1800's but moved intact to present site in 1940's. This barn has been dismantled and we have hand-hewn beams and galvanized steel roof material available for sale. The steel has a very nice patina. The beams range from 6’ x 8” x 10” up to 20’ x 12”x 12”. Barn #2 is a 50’ x 64’, bank barn w/gambrel, former dairy barn with hay mow's and granary on upper level and dairy part below. Rough sawn mortise and tenon and peg construction w/14” x 11” and 11” x 11” hardwood and pine beams, I believe. Some are 50’ long while others are about 32’ long. Peeled logs for floor joists with rough sawn 14” x 14” beams below. Cut stone and concrete foundation. Barn is in pretty good shape and still stands as of this writing. Circa late 1800's. There is a hay rail system for moving loose hay and the hay slings are still here with ropes intact. Plenty of gray boards and some partially red-painted boards as well. There is also a belt-driven grain grinder available, looks to be in pretty good shape and includes the drive belt. Barn # 3 is 25’ x 50’, gambrel barn with hay mow above and this has been recently taken down. Hand hewn hardwood beams with log cross beams, concrete foundation. Circa mid-late 1800's. This barn has a hay rail system for loose hay with included rare steel hooks. There are cedar shake shingles available as well. I believe all of the wood was cut on the property during settlement of the area from the early 1830's forward.

If you are interested in buying any of the above materials, please call Loren of J & L Enterprises Barn Salvage at (231) 577-8160 or e-mail him at [email protected] For history of the barns and surrounding property, please call me at 734-272-8096 or 313-965-6055."

Comments for 3 barns for sale or salvage in Chelsea MI. 20 x 40, 64 x 50, 50 x 25

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 26, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Under contract
by: Thomas (Owner)

My barns are under contract for dismantling and removal as of June 25, 2017.

May 17, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Availability
by: Creekside Barn Company

I see you have a contract pending, has it been signed and are you in contract? Please email me at [email protected] Thank you

May 10, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Contract pending
by: Thomas

We have a contract pending on my barns,as of May 1, 2017.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Old Barns to Salvage.


 ***Please note: Our full barn kits are only available within a limited shipping area.  We are sorry if you are out of that shipping area, we are working on solutions for you that would include, hardware packages, templates for cutting your own timbers, lists of local timber suppliers, lists of local contractors, etc.  Sign up for our newsletter to keep up to date on the progress of these resources.  



How to build the 20x30 sugar Shack for under $12k!  


Recent Articles

  1. late 1800s 32' by 36' hewn oak ground barn

    Dec 14, 17 08:10 AM

    32 by 36 hewn oak ground barn in good condition. 7 by 7 timber size though out the frame. Documented, tagged and will be dismantled soon. Complete barn

    Read More

  2. 1880's Bank Barn - 36'x50' - Mount Airy, Maryland

    Dec 11, 17 06:14 PM

    100 + year old Bank Barn for sale with beautiful hand hewn and rough sawn beams joined by mortise and tenon with wooden pegs. The rough sawn beams on

    Read More

  3. Original Red Oak 1885 Barn - Caledonia, MN

    Nov 28, 17 11:12 AM

    Original Red Oak barn and red oak beams (excellent condition) for sale. Two Story. 36x86x40 feet. Quarried Lime Stone hand cut and laid foundation.

    Read More

  4. 90x35 Historic Barn in Marion, Ohio

    Nov 06, 17 03:47 PM

    This large barn has a lot to offer! One half of the historic barn dates to pre-civil war with hand hewn beams. The other historic half is also very old

    Read More

  5. 40x60 Barn to Salvage - Nashville,Indiana 47448

    Oct 14, 17 09:08 AM

    Built in 1930. Approximately 40x60, poplar board wood siding weathered grey, sawn beams 8x8 2nd floor loft 1/8 falling down because of storage that has

    Read More

  6. 50x60 Plank Barn - Steptoe WA.

    Oct 12, 17 09:01 AM

    This old 1890's barn is in original condition and never painted. The two sides were additions using the lumber from the original barn. Had wood shingles

    Read More

  7. Bellweather Historic Barn Frame dated 1864 - Wakeman, Ohio

    Oct 05, 17 04:57 PM

    We just completed the barn raising on the Bellweather Historic Barn Frame dated 1864. This barn measures 40'x62' and is located in Wakeman Ohio. The crew

    Read More

  8. The Hubbard Barn 1860's 40'x80'

    Oct 03, 17 10:10 AM

    1860’s Barn frame for Sale Ideal for an event, structure, house, or studio. 40’x80’ 5 bent hand hewn native hardwoods 11”x11” timber frame, excellent

    Read More

  9. 1874 Bank Barn 40x50 - Slippery Rock, PA

    Sep 27, 17 12:02 PM

    I have a 40x50 bank barn for sale. Built 1874, 10x10 main beams. Slippery rock PA. Beautiful structure. Not sure of wood type. Roof is in good condition,

    Read More

  10. 30 x 44 bank barn + 18x24 barn - Dewitt/St Johns MI

    Sep 20, 17 08:50 PM

    Looking for general quotes on removal of an old bank barn and an old small barn (formerly used for a granary), along with their foundations (concrete,

    Read More

  11. 1860's Barn 30x40 Millstadt IL

    Sep 09, 17 12:23 PM

    Our 1860's homestead has a dilapidated barn. The stone house on the property was built in 1867. We determine the barn to be the same period. Roof collapsed

    Read More

  12. 36x46 Gable barn for sale - NE Kansas

    Aug 27, 17 10:39 PM

    It's a stately old 36x46 wide barn that has been weathering gracefully most of it's long life. It's waiting for someone who would humanely disassemble

    Read More

  13. Chicken Chateau

    Aug 19, 17 04:28 PM

    My wife decided we need some chickens for our little farm so I told her I'd build her a coop. After looking at multiple designs I fell in love with the

    Read More

  14. 40x50 Krol Barn in Clinton County Indiana

    Aug 15, 17 02:39 PM

    Timeless Barn Company, LLC has for sale a circa 1850s timber frame barn. This barn is located in Clinton County, Indiana and must be moved as the land

    Read More

  15. 22x14 Timber Frame in Frankfort, Indiana

    Aug 09, 17 09:33 AM

    Timeless Barn Company, LLC has a 22x14 timber frame up for sale. $15,000 plus shipping to your site. Timbers are clean, sound and ready to go. Rafters

    Read More