Star BarnPanelized Kit - learn more
The Star Barn in rural Pennsylvania is a historic and unique structure dating back to 1872. It is known for its distinctive architectural style, featuring a unique star-shaped design on its façade. The barn, along with several outbuildings, still stands today and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Little Cottage Company® brings this beautiful structure to you with our very own Star Barn. You can own a little piece of history with this beautiful barn!
- Made in the USA with Amish craftsmanship
- Ships in 2-4 weeks
- Free two person delivery. Learn more.
- Hardware and instruction manual included
- Note: Customer provides shingles, drip-edge, & paint
- High quality 7/16” LP® SmartSide® siding with grooves 4” on-center primed and ready to paint
- 76.5” sidewalls with 2”x4” wall studs 16” on-center
- 7/16” OSB roof sheeting
- Single door and double doors with locking handles (see dimensions table for sizing)
- Adaptive door location (choose your door’s placement by installing it on either side)
- (2) working 24”x36” windows with tempered glass and screens
- (2) 10”x30” transom windows with tempered glass in doors
- Decorative cupola with vents and a copper finial
- Large heavy duty Colonial hinges
- Decorative corbels
- (3) star louvers
DIY Floor Kit:
- 5/8” plywood flooring
- 2”x4” floor joists 16” on-center
- 4”x4” pressure treated runners
Delivery & Assembly
Two Person Delivery
Note: For residential deliveries, the customer will be notified with a phone call from the shipping company before the kit is delivered to them
Idea of what the kit will look like before shipping from our warehouse for delivery
When the pallet reaches the customer's local terminal, the shipping company will contact the customer to set up delivery
Pieces are packed onto the pallet individually. After the bands are cut from the pallet, the kit can be unloaded piece by piece
Customer is responsible for providing a minimum of two people at the time of delivery to help unload the kit
Delivery driver is not required to help unload the kit
Kit is unloaded!
Depending on the size of the building and skill level, assembly will take approximately 4-8 hours. The panelized kit comes with pre-assembled panels (with the exception of the roof) and requires no extra cutting. All you need to do is fasten it together with the hardware provided. The unit is primed and ready for paint. You will need to provide shingles, drip edge, and paint - a quantity list will be provided.
Step 1: Floor
Purchase an optional floor kit from Little Cottage Co. or purchase supplies from your local home improvement store.
Step 2: Walls
Your kit will come with wall sections and other supplies.
Step 3: Skills
You'll need to have some basic carpentry skills to assemble your kit.
Step 4: Wall Panels
Install the pre-made wall panels and trim.
Step 5: Trusses
Install the precut trusses and pre-cut sheeting that make up the roof.
Step 6: Roof
Install drip edge and roof shingles (not included, available at local hardware store).
Step 7: Paint
Your building is primed and ready for paint. Next step… enjoy!
Why Choose Little Cottage Co.
Quality. Amish Made in the USA.
Our experienced carpenters and skilled designers take great pride in creating top-quality products, and provide you with a product that will serve your needs and wants for years to come.
Little Cottage Company® was started in 1999, by Dan Schlabach, a father who enjoys putting smiles on his children's faces. “There is something special about a child's smile. So special in fact, that several years ago, those very smiles changed my life when I started using my talent for woodworking to build playhouses.”
Customer service is especially important to our company. We want to make sure that you are 100% pleased with your purchase. We make every effort to provide you with what you need and want.
Our company is always working on new ways to serve your needs. Whether we are designing a new product, searching for top quality raw materials, or developing a new product, we are always looking to better ourselves for you.
Easy DIY Kits
Little Cottage Company® has designed easy-to-construct Panelized Kits and Precut Kits. Panelized Kits come with pre-assembled walls and Precut Kits are precut, primed, labeled and ready for paint. You will only need basic carpentry skills and a few basic tools. Both styles are primed and ready to paint, the customer will provide shingles, drip edge and paint. Our kits have been successfully assembled by people all over the world.
Build a lifetime of memories. Whether you purchase a playhouse for your children or a garden shed for your hobby, you will enjoy a lifetime of memories.