The new barn is constructed of salvaged antique timbers, sheathing and floor planks.
To suggest that the barn may have been expanded over time, the lean-to features roofing and wall sheathing materials which vary from the main barn.
The design for the frame of the barn is based upon local 18th century examples.
The timber frame is erected using centuries-old techniques.
The rugged hand-hewn timbers were salvaged from 18th century barns.
The timbers are joined with pronounced wooden pegs.