Dutch barn


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Dutch barn

Brit a farm building consisting of a steel frame and a curved roof

Dutch barn

1. A distinctive type of front-gabled barn of curtain wall, 1 construction, erected by early Dutch settlers in America; approximately square in plan; built on stone piers with a steeply pitched roof. Often sheathed with overlapping planks to shed water readily; the outer planks temporarily removable for maintenance; typically had a small pent roof directly over the entry way for wagons; owl holes near the peaks of the gables for ventilation and for access to the barn for mice-eating birds.
2. Same as bank barn.
3. Same as hay barrack.
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There is also a three and half acre paddock, outbuildings, garage and Dutch barn.
Outside, the Dutch barn has plenty of storage space and there's a three acre grass paddock which provides grazing land.
A separate driveway leads to the equestrian facilities, which include six stables, tack room, horse utility room with toilet, Dutch barn split into three bays, horse hot shower wash room and all weather flood lit mnage.
THREE fire engines were called to a fire at a Dutch barn near Ormskirk.
The architect came up with the idea of using aluminium on the roofs as originally there was a dutch barn attached to the byre.
Crews from Nuneaton, Bedworth and Coleshill worked shifts to tackle the fire in a Dutch barn at Musson Hall Farm, in Green End Lane.
5 -- color) Near left: The great room, inspired by old Dutch barn remodelings, is at the heart of this cottage in Pasadena, designed by Cynthia Bennett & Associates.
elderly pony teaser was killed and several out-buildings, including a Dutch barn, and a tractor and trailer were destroyed.
One shows the Yorkers posing with torches before an original Dutch barn, as if they were about to light it.
The property also has an Atcost Dutch barn currently used for ample parking.
The outbuildings comprise a two-storey barn with a garage, cowsheds and meal house, a single-storey building, former dairy and parlour, single-storey and two-storey cowsheds, a four-bay Dutch barn, a variety of loose housing sheds and machinery stores and a silage pit.
There is potential to add 10 further bedrooms to the main building alongside a possible conversion of the current Dutch barn, as well as the construction of a helipad subject to planning permission.