bank barn


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bank barn

n.
A barn built into a hillside, having entrances on two different levels.
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Built in 1870, the barn now known as the Parsons barn (currently owned by Fred and Sheila Parsons, Keosauqua) is a small, Pennsylvania-type bank barn owned by the same family for 110 years.
The weather may have been poor during our stay but it wasn't difficult to imagine how stunning this place would be on a hot summer's day, and why, with its shabby chic-style Bank Barn, it is fast becoming a popular place for weddings.
As a result, Trepanier has begun painting canvases so mammoth that he had to renovate his old bank barn to accommodate them.
Also Thursday, Palestinian police said a 15-year-old boy was found hanged in an Occupied West Bank barn, and his father, uncle and cousin confessed to the slaying.
It is a bank barn with the south and most of the east side opening out onto the ground level.
A bank barn (or banked barn) allowed an access ramp up to the second floor of the barn where a truck or wagon could be driven to unload the hay into the haymows on either side of the center of the barn.