Our 40x50 Horse Barn Plans are a classic horse barn design, known in some areas as the monitor style or the Kentucky horse barn. Whatever you call it it is recognized everywhere as a classic horse barn design.
This barn design includes a 20' or 16' wide center aisle and two 10' or 12' wide lean to's. In this configuration you have many options available to you. The most obvious would be to use the 10x10 areas between posts in the lean's for medium size horse stalls. Then you will end up with a total of 10 10x10 stalls, five on each side of the center aisle.
With a full loft you can enjoy tons of square feet of space above that regular pole barn designs just don't offer. Use it to store hay, or an out of the weather place to hide out after chores. Sometimes you just want to get away from everything, shut off that cell phone and lay back in the hay. Doesn't that sound relaxing? The sweet smell of the hay and the sound of the gentle blowing of the horses interrupted by the cackling of that Rhode island red hen announcing to the world the arrival of a freshly lain egg.
Download these barn plans now for only $97!
These are full construction plans that you can build this barn from. Plus you will also get included with these plans my ebook titled How to Build Your Post and Beam Barn. The book takes you through the whole construction process step by step, including information about securing local timbers, finding the right contractors, and preparing your site.
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Below is are sample low resolution pictures of the plans. You will get a high resolution pdf file with your purchase.
We have put together all the hardware, special tools, and jigs, you need to build this majestic post and beam barn! All the bolts, plates, brackets, and timber screws are there. Along with that we also include a beam saw, and special jigs for cutting every angle on your frame!
Learn more details and how to get your DIY Hardware Kit...
The 40x50 horse barn hardware kit would include:
48 T plates with bolts
28 U brackets with bolts
500 3/8x8 RSS screws
300 5/16x6 RSS screws
Beam Cutting Templates (saw guides) cut to the proper angle to make layout and cutting your timbers easy.
Prazi beam saw with Dewalt worm drive power head.
Optional: 24 4-Hole Strap Plates add $719.76
***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.
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