Gambrel Design

Gambrel Design

The gambrel design is a traditional and picturesque style, representing the true beauty of classic barn architecture.  This style is ideal for those with a significant need for living space.

  • Features an iconic roofline with a double-pitch break
  • Roofline allows for significant usable loft space
  • Additional lean-tos or porches are easily added
  • Available as one-  or one-and-a-half-story design
  • Commonly used for barns and commercial facilities, as well as homes

This style was made popular in the early 20th Century by farmers needing extra space for hay storage.

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