Barn Home Plans – Design as a new home for a retire couple, it is a modern home with expose wood structure. With maximum utilization of natural light and varied sustainable features. The house owes its name to the typical granaries. Which of the agricultural estates of the area, and used to store bundles of corn. Located on the edge of farmland. The house opens its view towards the northwest. And creates a space from which to enjoy the surrounding landscape.
The barn home plans are build on a platform of concrete on site. With the wooden structure and metal clad. Its shape is inspire by the classical buildings of the religious shepherds. That are normally locate in the access of the towns, of square plant and a line of the ceiling. The division of levels plays with the slope of the terrain. While the design interprets a contemporary version of its classic predecessors. By using an asymmetrical composition of windows, sun screens, and accesses, giving elevations a less formal aspect.
From a large access, a double-height atrium is entered. Which precedes living rooms with high ceilings and thick wooden beams. Barn home plans demonstrate the structure of primary timber framing. In response to the client’s request for a space for nature observation. The upper bedroom was projected half a level higher than the wall. With an eave to protect the room from the summer sun. Furthermore, creating a layer for housing and reinforcing its position as hiding place and refuge.