Coming in at 2821 sq ft (not including garage or porch) The Winnipesaukee is the perfect timber frame design for empty nesters, or eye toward a future empty nest, who entertain overnight guests. The post and beam house is easily closed off from the two bedrooms/bath located over the garage, while allowing them to become part of the home when friends and family visit. On the first floor, the great room features a lofted ceiling while the remainder of the open floor plan accommodates ...
There’s a common misconception out there which goes something like this: “Barn homes are either old barns converted into new living spaces, or new structures built to resemble a rehabbed barn.” While both may be true, these two concepts are but two of the endless ways a “barn home” is interpreted in today’s architectural vernacular. I like to think of it this way: POST. BEAM. DREAM. If it can be imagined, it can be built as a barn home! REALLY!!
Now let’s explore some other barn homes you might not have imagined would look as they do.
Now, hopefully, the next time you picture images of a barn home, you’ll include any or all architectural styles the imagination might conjure up!