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Sheri Koones Prefabulous World: YBH Featured

Yankee Barn Homes is thrilled to be featured in the latest book from Sheri Koones Prefabulous World: Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe. As the fourth book in the Prefabulous series, Sheri once again shatters the myth about the prefabricated home. In this book Ms Koones takes you from country to country, with the […]

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Barn Home Plans

Great Idea Part II: more barn home plans! We’ve had such success with our first post, Barn House Plans, we’re back at it with more great barn homes including renderings, floor plans and in some cases, the finished product. The beauty of Yankee Barn Homes’ business model is this: if you love a plan but […]

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A Catskills Barn Home with a Rocky Mountain Vibe

When building your dream barn home you take every detail into account. No one knows this better than the Westchester, NY couple who built their “home away from home” using houses they’d seen in the Rocky Mountains as a spring board. The couple also loved the rural barn architecture of the Catskills; so much so, […]

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Yankee Barn Homes: What Buyers Want

At Yankee Barn Homes, it’s our business to KNOW what buyers want. We thought you might find it interesting to learn what we’ve discovered regarding this all important topic. As it turns out, people building Yankee Barn homes do not want “just a basic box”. In fact, customized details are a must-have, as they make […]

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Yankee Barn Homes Featured in Timber Home Living

Yankee Barn Homes is thrilled to announce a seven page spread in the current issue of Timber Home Living. The carriage house, named The Bennington, was originally designed five years ago and remains a very popular design for Yankee Barn today.  It is an iconic interpretation of the New England Victorian era barn, a style […]

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Yankee Barn Homes Does Desert Modernism: The Palm Springs

A Los Angeles client recently came to Yankee Barn Homes with a challenge: build a unique house blending the handmade qualities and traditions of post and beam with materials which included stucco, steel, timber, poured concrete, stainless steel, and plenty of glass allowing for an abundance of light. Wow….! This is “thinking outside the box”, […]

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One Barn House Floor Plan, 3 Unique Interpretations: The Master Bath

This will be the final post in the series on our most popular barn house style floor plan, The Gathering House. Having already covered the Exteriors, the Great Rooms, and the Breakfast Nooks, our final post on this versatile floor plan will feature the master bath of the original Gathering House, the Arts & Crafts […]

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One Barn House Plan, 3 Unique Interpretations: Breakfast Room

Welcome back to our third installment of One barn House, 3 Unique Interpretations.  Today we’ll take a look at the breakfast rooms of these three home, each located just off the kitchen, also connecting through to the great room.  Our previous two posts on these houses may be viewed by the links EXTERIORS and GREAT […]

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Barns and Barn Homes: The Beauty of Black

With both barns and barn homes, we accept red as the iconic color, but have you ever considered the black barn? Originally more common in Europe, black barns and barn homes have become increasingly popular here in the U.S. It just so happens, Yankee Barn Homes is currently working on a contemporary barn home called Oyster […]

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One Barn House Plan, 3 Unique Interpretations: The Exterior

Over the next four weeks I plan to explore one of Yankee Barn Homes’ most popular barn house designs, The Gathering House. The original design for this house was created more than 10 years ago and since that time, this plan has been used more than any other of our house plans. This is not […]

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