Timber Frame Guest Cabin in Castine, Maine
David and Josh designed this timber frame cabin, milled the timbers and did the joinery work in Vershire, Vermont. A log truck brought the entire frame and most of the siding to Castine, ME, where it was raised, sided, and finished in 2004-2006.
Timber Frame Cabin
Timber Frame Specs:
King post with shed dormers. Raised ceiling over living room bay through use of english tie floor system.
Curving cherry braces
Shallow frost protected slab
2" XPS continuous in walls and roof, 1.5" XPS on top of slab, sleepers & wood for quick heating
Raised ceiling in living room, english tying joints, winder stair, drainable plumbing, 3.5 season building, sleeping bay window seat,
Sleepers and wood over slab, 2x6 T&G second floor