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 Don Berg's Pole-Barn, Garage, Shed and Workshop Dimensions

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 Almond Carriage House Plans

 

Floor Area of Main Garage - 786 Sq. Ft.(32'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 786 Sq.Ft. 

Add-On Garages are 12'x24' (288 Sq.Ft.)

 

Ridge Height: 25'-0"
Side Wall Height: 11'-8"
Mean Roof Height: 18'-4" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Roof Pitch: 12/12

 

Main Barn Door Openings: 8'-8" wide, 8'-6" high
Main Barn Side Door Openings 6-0 and *-0 wide, 8-8 high
Add-On Garage Door Openings: 8'-0" wide, 7'-0"" high

 

Main Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-5". Loft Height: 10'-8" at Center, 2'-8" at Eave Side Walls. 492 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 Applewood Horse Barns, Car Barns, Workshops and Country Garages

   

Floor Area of Main Barn/Garage - 480 Sq. Ft.(20'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 480 Sq.Ft.  

Add-On Sheds are 10'x24' (240 Sq.Ft.) and 12'x24' (288 Sq.Ft). They are designed for use as horse stalls, open shelters, run-ins, carports, garages, tractor shelters, workshops, garden sheds, open equipment shelters and woodsheds, and are planned to be easy-to-build on either side of the Main Barn. They may be built at the same time as the main barn, as shown in the various sample designs, or added later as your needs grow.

Main Barn Ridge Height - 20'-4", Main Barn Side-Wall Height - 11'-4", Main Barn Ceiling Height - 9'-3", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at outside walls: 1'-8", Roof Pitch of Main Barn: 10/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12 

Mean Roof Height - 15'-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height for sloped roof buildings)

 

Read more about the Applewood Series of Car Barns, Carriage Houses Garages and Workshops

 

 

 Arlington Car Barn Plans

 

Floor Area of Main Barn/Garage - 1,008 Sq. Ft.(24'x42'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 1008 Sq.Ft. 

Add-On Garages/Sheds are 12'x24' (288 Sq.Ft.)

 

Ridge Height: 25'-0"
Side Wall Height: 11'-8"
Mean Roof Height: 18'-4" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Roof Pitch: 12/12

 

Main Barn Door Openings: 8'-8" wide, 8'-6" high
Main Barn Side Door Openings 6-0 and *-0 wide, 8-8 high
Add-On Garage Door Openings: 8'-0" wide, 7'-0"" high

 

Main Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-5". Loft Height: 10'-8" at Center, 2'-8" at Eave Side Walls. 650 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 Ashford Carriage House Plan

 

Floor Area of Main Garage - 912 Sq. Ft.(38'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 912 Sq.Ft. 

Add-On Garages are 12'x24' (288 Sq.Ft.)

 

Ridge Height: 25'-0"
Side Wall Height: 11'-8"
Mean Roof Height: 18'-4" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Roof Pitch: 12/12

 

Main Barn Door Openings: 8'-8" wide, 8'-6" high
Main Barn Side Door Openings 6-0 and *-0 wide, 8-8 high
Add-On Garage Door Openings: 8'-0" wide, 7'-0"" high

 

Main Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-5". Loft Height: 10'-8" at Center, 2'-8" at Eave Side Walls. 588 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 Ashokan Car Barn and Workshop Plans

 

Floor Area of One-Car Garage and Workshop Layout #1 - 402 Sq.Ft. Floor Area of Storage Loft - 300 Sq.Ft. 

Floor Area of One-Car Garage and Workshop Layout #2 - 438 Sq.Ft. Floor Area of Storage Loft - 336 Sq.Ft. 

Floor Area of Two-Car Garage Layout #3 - 540 Sq.Ft. Floor Area of Storage Loft - 336 Sq.Ft

( All three layouts are included with the standard plan set )

 

Ridge Height: 19-8
Side Wall Height: 11'-4"
Mean Roof Height: 15'-6" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Roof Pitch: 14/12

 

Garage Door Opening: 8'-6" wide, 7'-6" high
Utility Door Opening: 5'-6" wide, 7'-6" high
Garage Ceiling Height" 7-4
Loft Height: 8-0 at Center, 3-0 at Eave Side Walls
240 square feet of the Loft floor areas have full standing room.

 

 

 Ashville Car Barn Plans

 

Floor Area of Main Barn/Garage - 672 Sq. Ft.(24'x28'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 672 Sq.Ft. 

Add-On Sheds are 9'-8"x20' (195 Sq.Ft.)

 

Ridge Height: 25-0
Side Wall Height: 11-8
Mean Roof Height: 18-4 (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 12/12
Add-On Garage/Shed Roof Pitch  4/12

 

Side Utility Door Opening 6-0 wide, 7-0 high
Add-On Garage/Shed Door Opening: 8-0" wide, 7-0" high

 

Main Barn/Garage Ceiling Height 8-6". Loft Height: 10-8" at Center. 450 square feet of the Loft floor area has full stand-up height.

 

 

 Battenkill One-Bay Car Barn, Workshop, Yard Barn or Animal Shelter

 

Floor Area of Barn - 480 Sq. Ft.(16'x30'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 330 Sq.Ft. 

 

Ridge Height: 20-2"
Side Wall Height: 11'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 15-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 12/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Barn Door Opening: 8' wide, 8'-2" high
Shed Door Opening: 6' wide, 6'-8"" high
Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-4"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center, 2'-6" at Eave Side Walls
200 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 Berrywood Two-Car Garage

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 528 Sq.Ft., Floor Area of Storage Loft - 360 Sq.Ft.  

 

Ridge Height: 18'-6"
Side Wall Height: 8'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 12'-8" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 14/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Garage Door Openings: 8'-0 wide, 7'-6"" high
Garage Ceiling Height" 7'-11"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center
134 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 Bethany Coach House and Garage Plans

 

Floor Area of Main Garage - 576 Sq. Ft (24'x24')., Floor Area of Storage Loft - 576 Sq.Ft. Add-On Garages and Workshops are 12'x12' (144 Sq. Ft.).

Main Garage Ridge Height - 22'-6", Main Garage Side-Wall Height - 11'-2", Main Garage Ceiling Height - 8'-2", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at the eave side outside walls: 2'-8" (360 Sq.Ft. of the Loft has full-height standing room), Roof Pitch of Main Garage: 10/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12

Mean Roof Height -16'-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height as the overall height for sloped roof buildings)

 

 

 Candlewood One-Car Barn and Workshop, Yard Barn or Shed

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 395 Sq.Ft., Floor Area of Storage Loft - 315 Sq.Ft.  

 

Ridge Height: 18'-6"
Side Wall Height: 8'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 12'-8" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 14/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Garage Door Opening: 8'-4" wide, 7'-6"" high
Sliding Utility Door Opening 5-0 wide, 7-6 high
Garage Ceiling Height" 7'-11"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center
115 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 Chestnut Horse Barns

 

Floor Area of Main Barn - 480 Sq. Ft. (20'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 480 Sq.Ft.  

Add-On Sheds are 10'x24' (240 Sq.Ft.) and 12'x24' (288 Sq. Ft). They are designed for use as additional horse stalls, open shelters, run-ins, carports, garages, tractor shelters, workshops, garden sheds, open equipment shelters and woodsheds, and are planned to be easy-to-build on either side of the Main Barn. They may be built at the same time as the main barn, as shown in the various sample designs, or added later as your needs grow.

Main Barn Ridge Height - 20'-4", Main Barn Side-Wall Height - 11'-4", Main Barn Ceiling Height - 9'-3", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at outside walls: 1'-8", Roof Pitch of Main Barn: 10/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12 

Mean Roof Height - 15'-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height for sloped roof buildings)

 

Read more about the Chestnut Series of Horse Barns

 

 

 Cold Spring Car Barn and Workshop Plans

 

Floor Area of Barn - 512 Sq. Ft.(16'x22'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 382 Sq.Ft. 

 

Ridge Height: 21'-6"
Side Wall Height: 11'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 14'-6" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 14/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Barn Door Opening: 8' wide, 8'-2" high
Shed Door Opening: 6' wide, 6'-8"" high
Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-3"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center, 2'-6" at Eave Side Walls
210 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 Elm and Pine Car Barns and Country Garages

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 576 Sq. Ft (24'x24')., Floor Area of Storage Loft - 576 Sq.Ft.  

Add-On Sheds are 12'x12' (144 Sq. Ft.), 12'x18' (216 Sq.Ft.), 12'x24' (288 Sq. Ft), 10'x18' (180 Sq.Ft.)and 10'x24' (240 Sq.Ft). They are designed for use as additional storage space, open shelters, carports, garages, tractor shelters, workshops, garden sheds, open equipment shelters and woodsheds, and are planned to be easy-to-build on either side of the Main Garage/Barn, or across the back. They may be built at the same time as the main barn, as shown in the various sample designs, or added later as your needs grow.

Main Garage Ridge Height - 22'-6", Main Garage Side-Wall Height - 11'-2", Main Garage Ceiling Height - 8'-2", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at the eave side outside walls: 2'-8" (360 Sq.Ft. of the Loft has full-height standing room), Roof Pitch of Main Garage: 10/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12

Mean Roof Height -16'-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height as the overall height for sloped roof buildings)

 

Read more about the Elm Series of Car Barns, Carriage Houses, Garages and Workshops

Read more about the Pine Series of Car Barns, Country Garages and Workshops

 

 Maple Barns, Workshops and Country Garages

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 432 Sq.Ft.(18'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 432 Sq.Ft.  

Add-On Sheds are 12'x12' (144 Sq.Ft.), 12'x18' (216 Sq.Ft.), 12'x24' (288 Sq. Ft), 10'x18' (180 Sq.Ft.)and 10'x24' (240 Sq.Ft). They are designed for use as additional storage space, open shelters, carports, garages, tractor shelters, workshops, garden sheds, open equipment shelters and woodsheds, and are planned to be easy-to-build on either side of the Main Garage/Barn, or across the back. They may be built at the same time as the main barn, as shown in the various sample designs, or added later as your needs grow.

Main Garage Ridge Height - 21'-8", Main Garage Side-Wall Height - 11'-8", Main Garage Ceiling Height - 8'-2", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at the eave side outside walls: 2'-8", Roof Pitch of Main Garage: 12/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12

Mean Roof Height - 16'-8" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height as the overall height for sloped roof buildings)

 

Read more about the Maple Series of Car Barns, Coach Houses, Garages and Workshops

 

 

 One-Bay Country Garage Plans

 

Floor Area of Barn - 352 Sq. Ft.(16'x22'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 352 Sq.Ft. 

 

Ridge Height: 20-2"
Side Wall Height: 11'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 15-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 12/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Barn Door Opening: 8' wide, 8'-2" high
Shed Door Opening: 6' wide, 6'-8"" high
Barn Ceiling Height" 8'-4"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center, 2'-6" at Eave Side Walls
200 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 Walnut Barns, Carriage Houses, Workshops and Country Garages

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 576 Sq.Ft.(24'x24'), Floor Area of Storage Loft - 576 Sq.Ft.  

Add-On Sheds are 12'x12' (144 Sq.Ft.), 12'x18' (216 Sq.Ft.), 12'x24' (288 Sq. Ft), 10'x18' (180 Sq.Ft.)and 10'x24' (240 Sq.Ft). They are designed for use as additional storage space, open shelters, carports, garages, tractor shelters, workshops, garden sheds, open equipment shelters and woodsheds, and are planned to be easy-to-build on either side of the Main Garage/Barn, or across the back. They may be built at the same time as the main barn, as shown in the various sample designs, or added later as your needs grow.

Main Garage Ridge Height - 22'-6", Main Garage Side-Wall Height - 11'-2", Main Garage Ceiling Height - 8'-2", Loft Height at center: 8'-0", Loft Height at the eave side outside walls: 2'-8" (360 Sq.Ft. of the Loft has full-height standing room), Roof Pitch of Main Garage: 10/12, Roof Pitch of Add-On Sheds: 4/12

Mean Roof Height -16'-10" (Most Building Departments will accept the Mean Roof Height as the overall height for sloped roof buildings)

 

Read more about the Walnut Series of Car Barns, Carriage Houses, Garages and Workshops

 

 

 Woodbury Two-Car Barn and Workshop

 

Floor Area of Main Garage/Barn - 560 Sq.Ft., Floor Area of Storage Loft - 420 Sq.Ft.  

 

Ridge Height: 18'-6"
Side Wall Height: 8'-6"
Mean Roof Height: 12'-8" (Most Building Departments will accept the mean roof height for sloped roof buildings)
Main Barn Roof Pitch: 14/12
Shed Roof Pitch  5/12

 

Garage Door Openings: 8'-0 wide, 7'-6"" high
Sliding Utility Door Opening 5-0 wide, 7-6 high
Garage Ceiling Height" 7'-11"
Loft Height: 7'-6" at Center
156 square feet of the Loft floor area has full standing room.

 

 

 

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 About the Designer


Don Berg is a New York State and NCARB licensed architect and a member of the American Institute of Architects. He has been a guest and consultant on HGTV. His designs, articles and interviews have appeared in Better Homes & Garden's Home Plan Ideas Magazine, Period Home Magazine, Mother Earth News, Traditional Building Magazine, Home, The Old House Journal, Hudson Valley Magazine, Grit, Yankee Home Magazine and dozens of other magazines and newspapers from coast to coast. He has written fifteen books on traditional American architecture and landscape design.

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Donald J. Berg, AIA
PO Box 698, Rockville Centre, NY 11571
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 Pole Barn, Garage, Shed and Workshop Plans by Donald J. Berg, AIA