Let these 179 Barn Designs and Barn Plans inspire you to create the perfect barn you need, even if you don't know exactly what kind of barn you want.
The beauty of these barn designs is that they are fairly open leaving you many options. No need to work around big load bearing walls as the loads are carried by the heavy timber framework of the post and beam barn.
There are many possibilities with these barn plans. They have bent spacing that can be utilized many different ways. You are only limited by a few simple design elements.
Below and to the right you will find several different barn designs. Feel free to browse and dream about your barn.
Your barn plans contain 10 or more pages including:
Cover Page with load and design specs.
3D Frame Drawings
Bent Details (2-3 pages) This is the major framework of the barn.
Roof Framing Detail
Loft Framing Plans
Steel Plate Specs
Your Barn Plans also include an e-guide titled “How to Build Your Post and Beam Barn”
This e-guide takes you through the construction process step by step. It is full of illustrations and instructions including:
Site Prep and Foundation
Storing and Handling Your Lumber
Barn Frame Construction
Installing girts and purlins, board and batten siding, loft decking, and roof sheathing.
Finishing touches and painting or sealing your barn.
Our Gambrel Barn Plans are inspired by old Gambrel barns found in Gratiot County Michigan.
The Gambrel roof came into popularity after the Civil War. Many farmers replaced the Gable roof on there barn with a Gambrel roof to allow for more hay loft storage space.
So what does this mean for you?
More head room and the maximum amount of storage for your things.
The Gambrel roof barn is truly an all American Barn.
Your Gambrel barn plans come with all the construction drawings needed to build your barn. It includes a full materials list. These designs come in many sizes including 22x30, 30x50, and 40x60.
Our Gable barns are inspired by the high pitch gable barns found in western Michigan.
The Gable has a 10/12 pitch roof and comes with a materials list and construction plans.
These High Top barn is the perfect barns for all your horses and other livestock.
It includes 16' high center with loft for hay storage.
With 2 sliding doors on the Gable ends you can drive a tractor or skid steer all the way through making cleaning and feeding a breeze.
Store your hay above and drop bales down when it is time to feed.
Close one of the stalls off and make a tack room with an entry door to the outside.
The possibilities are endless with this classic! There is a reason our forefathers had horse barns like these....
They just made life easier!
Our Teton Barn is inspired by the majestic antique barns of the Teton National Forest.
If all of that isn't enough to get those wheels of inspiration spinning. Here is a classic Book of Traditional Barn Plans from almost 100 years ago. These are truly one of a kind plans, that are just downright awesome!
Download these books and browse to your heart's content. Then give us a call, and we can help you make those dreams come to reality.
Click on the links below to find the barn plans:
Here is your free copy of the Barn plans book.
Here is your free copy of the Barns and Outbuildings book.
Here is your free copy of the Barns and Farm buildings book.
Free Pole Barn Plans for Farmers From Iowa State University.
Free Pole Barn Plans for Farmers From Iowa State University.
***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.
Nov 18, 17 06:23 PM
The barn is a combination of hand hewn beams and rough sawn rafters, purlins and flooring. There is a hay loft in the eastern 1/3 of the barn. The barn
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
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
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
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
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
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,
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,
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
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
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
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
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
Aug 04, 17 02:02 PM
For sale: Melvin's Cabin Melvin's Cabin is a 24x24 small barn with 8x14 hand hewn beams. It was built in the 1800s and is reputed to have been a one
Aug 03, 17 04:06 PM
**Ohio Valley Barn Salvage** Barn conversion frame for sale at Ohio Valley Barn Salvage. True 40'x60' 1870's all handhewn barn frame. Bent layout is 14'-14'-16'-16'.