Timber Frame Barn (Birth Place of a KY Derby Winner) Harrodsburg, Kentucky

by Bentley M. Shewmaker
(Harrodsburg, Ky USA)





Due to recent storm damage in the winter of 2017, a historic timber framed barn will soon be dismantled piece by piece. This barn is located in the rolling hills of Central Kentucky and was built circa the late 1800’s. The building was also the birth place of a Kentucky Derby Winner Horse dating back to the early 1900’s.

The barn is roughly 40’ wide by 100’ long and contains 8”x 8” and 10”x10” circle sawn pine timber framing. The complete structure is 2 ½ stories tall. The exterior siding is oak and will be turned into hardwood flooring and interior wall siding. Some of the 2 by material will be turned into beautiful reclaimed furniture and mantles. This building will be sold as a complete turn-key structure including flooring and furnishings created by its materials. It will be dismantled beam by beam and marked for reassembly.

Please contact Bentley M. Shewmaker of S&C Salvage, LLC for further details and price of this historic timber framed barn at 859-247-0804

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