DC Structures

The Columbia

Gable Barn Kit


Named after the Pacific Northwest’s mightiest river, the Columbia is a classic post and beam barn design with unlimited possibilities. This gable-style barn kit is perfect for horses, vehicles, simple storage, or any number of creative uses.

The Columbia comes in five standard sizes, and with millions of possible configurations and hundreds of available options and upgrades, it can serve comfortably as a small outbuilding, a large commercial equestrian facility, or even a rustic home. Every Columbia boasts two steel-framed breezeway doors, a steel-framed hayloft door, a center aisle loft, a cupola, a 12′ shed roof, and stunning select-grade Douglas fir posts and glulam beams from the Pacific Northwest.

Columbia 24'


Starting price:$96,369
  • 36' x 24'
  • 864 sq. ft.
  • Up to 4 stalls

Columbia 36'


Starting price:$115,699
  • 36' x 36'
  • 1,296 sq. ft.
  • Up to 6 stalls

Columbia 48'


Starting price:$138,817
  • 36' x 48'
  • 1,728 sq. ft.
  • Up to 8 stalls

Columbia 60'


Starting price:$157,055
  • 36' x 60'
  • 2,160 sq. ft.
  • Up to 10 stalls

Columbia 72'


Starting price:$175,873
  • 36' x 72'
  • 2,592 sq. ft.
  • Up to 12 stalls

Columbia 24'


The fun-sized Columbia 24′ boasts a modest floor plan with an attractive design. This barn kit can comfortably house up to four garage bays or horse stalls. The Columbia 24′ comes with a center aisle loft which can be modified to include up to 864 sq. ft. of upstairs loft space—perfect for extra storage or an entertainment space where you can kick back and relax.

Columbia 36'


While small in size, the Columbia 36′ can house as many as six garage bays or horse stalls. This barn comes with a center aisle loft which can be extended to include up to 1,296 sq. ft. of second-story loft space for hay, general storage, an office, or even a small apartment.

Columbia 48'


This mid-sized Columbia 48′ barn kit is a functional and attractive structure that offers a highly adaptable layout. With 1,728 sq. ft. on the main level, the Columbia 48′ can house as many as eight garage bays or horse stalls. This barn comes with a center aisle loft that can be upgraded to a full loft to nearly double your total square footage.

Columbia 60'


The larger Columbia 60′ barn kit includes 2,160 sq. ft. on the main level, with space for up to ten garage bays or horse stalls. This barn comes with a center aisle loft that you can upgrade to a full loft to boost your square footage to 4,320 sq. ft.!

Columbia 72'


Our largest basic barn kit, the big and beautiful Columbia 72′ has room for as many as twelve garage bays or horse stalls. This barn design comes with a center aisle loft which can be expanded to include up to 2,592 sq. ft. of second-story loft space. Looking for an even bigger barn? We can do that. Request a quote today and one of our project coordinators will reach out to you to discuss a custom barn kit design.

Columbia 24' Floor Plan Details


This example floor plan shows the Columbia 24′ with an open-concept main level and standard center-aisle loft. This kit has room for up to four horse stall packages, or it can be used as a workshop, studio, garage, or equipment storage barn.

This kit can be customized for several building purposes, including:

  • Equestrian Facility
  • Workshop or Studio
  • Car Garage
  • Party Barn
  • Storage
  • Commercial Building
  • Home or Studio
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Columbia 36' Floor Plan Details


This sample floor plan shows the Columbia 36′ with a wide-open main level and standard center-aisle loft. This kit has room for up to six horse stall packages with a 12′ breezeway, or it can be used as a workshop, studio, garage, or equipment storage barn.

This kit can be customized for several building purposes, including:

  • Equestrian Facility
  • Workshop or Studio
  • Car Garage
  • Party Barn
  • Storage
  • Commercial Building
  • Home or Studio
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Columbia 48' Floor Plan Details


This example floor plan shows the Columbia 48′ with a wide-open main level and standard center-aisle loft. This kit has room for up to eight horse stall packages with a 12′ breezeway, or it can be used as a workshop, studio, garage, or equipment storage barn.

This kit can be customized for several building purposes, including:

  • Equestrian Facility
  • Workshop or Studio
  • Car Garage
  • Party Barn
  • Storage
  • Commercial Building
  • Home or Studio
Request a Quote

Columbia 60' Floor Plan Details


Like our smaller models, this example floor plan for the Columbia 60′ features a wide-open main level and standard center-aisle loft. This kit has room for up to ten horse stall packages with a 12′ breezeway, or it can be used as a workshop, studio, garage, or equipment storage barn. There’s even room for an office or apartment!

This kit can be customized for several building purposes, including:

  • Equestrian Facility
  • Workshop or Studio
  • Car Garage
  • Party Barn
  • Storage
  • Commercial Building
  • Home or Studio
Request a Quote

Columbia 72' Floor Plan Details


This example floor plan shows the mighty Columbia 72′ with a wide-open main level and standard center-aisle loft. This kit can house up to twelve horse stall packages with a 12′ breezeway, or it can be utilized as workshop, studio, garage, living space, or a combination of uses.

This kit can be customized for several building purposes, including:

  • Equestrian Facility
  • Workshop or Studio
  • Car Garage
  • Party Barn
  • Storage
  • Commercial Building
  • Home or Studio
Request a Quote

Items Included in the Price of Your Kit

  • Framing materials
  • Siding
  • Hardware
  • Roof, wall, & floor sheathing
  • Trim & fascia
  • Second story floor components (if included)
  • Exterior doors & windows*
  • Location specific master materials list
  • Set of blueprints based on standard engineering
    (county specific engineering and engineering wet stamp available)
  • Tablet
    (pre-loaded with your personalized project management site, 3D renderings, construction documents, and a Dropbox link to your project details)
  • 360 ° camera for architectural VR walkthroughs
  • Limited warranty
  • Builder support from our licensed builder team
  • Customer support

*Does not include overhead garage doors on certain models. Some building models do not include windows and/or doors. For more information on whether windows or doors are included in your selected building model, ask your project coordinator to see a complete materials list for your kit.

Our building kits do not include installation or general contracting services. Please refer to the Construction Options section on our What’s Included process page for more information.

To learn more about what’s included in your building kit, as well as the items that are not included, click the link below.

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The Columbia


The Columbia barn kit comes complete with a comprehensive materials package, including:

  • 24’ Ridge Height
  • 7/12 Roof Pitch
  • (1) Open Shed Roof w/Handcrafted Select Grade Douglas Fir Knee Braces
  • Loft w/3/4″ T&G Sheathing
  • Select Tight Knot Cedar Railing
  • 4’ Wide Stair Package w/Cedar Hand railing
  • (1) 3′ x 3′ Cedar Cupola w/Vents (Non-Functional)
  • 12’ Sidewall
  • 12’ Breezeway
  • Select Grade Douglas Fir Heavy Timber Columns, Ridge Beams, Rafter Beams, Collar Ties, King Posts
  • Custom Concealed Structural Knife Plates
  • Black Powder Coated Finish on Exposed Post & Beam Hardware (Excluding Nuts & Bolts)
  • (2) Classic Equine barn doors 12’x9′
  • (1) Triangle hayloft door
  • Select Tight Knot Cedar Tongue & Groove Siding Throughout the Lower Level
  • Select Tight Knot Cedar Board & Batten Siding on Gable Ends
  • Select Tight Knot Cedar Belly Band
  • CDX Roof Sheathing
  • 2” x 6” Wall Framing & Sheathing Throughout All Exterior Walls
  • Exterior Wall Protection System w/Vapor Barrier Throughout Exterior
  • (8) Handcrafted Douglas Fir Corbels
  • (2) Detailed Blueprints w/Engineering (County specific engineering upgrades available)
  • Detailed Digital Blue prints w/Standard Structural Engineering
  • Builder Support Throughout Construction from our Licensed Builder Team
  • Live 3D Walk Through of Final Design (Upon Request)


The columbia Standard Options


When it comes to selecting the standard options included in each building kit, our team considers quality above all else. At DC Structures, we partner with America’s top materials suppliers to provide our clients with the best windows, doors, siding, and more for their projects. Take a look at some of the standard options we offer as part of our Columbia materials package.

Stairs

Standard Stairs


Our standard stair package comes with Douglas fir stringers, treads, and risers, cedar handrailing, and a plywood landing.

Cupolas

Vented Cupola


Made with four cedar vents, our vented cupolas can either be functional or non-functional depending on your preference.

Siding

Cedar Board & Batten


Our standard siding offering, Western red cedar board and batten siding will give your exterior an authentic, rustic appearance.

Siding

Cedar Tongue & Groove


Our cedar tongue and groove siding is made with select tight knot Western red cedar sourced from the Pacific Northwest.

Barn Doors

Breezeway Doors


Our Classic Equine breezeway doors are made from pre-galvanized steel that comes powder-coated for maximum strength and durability.

Barn Doors

Standard Loft Door


Our standard loft door option is a steel-framed, powder-coated hayloft door from Classic Equine.

For more information regarding our standard options & available upgrades, click the link below to visit our Options & Upgrades page.

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Take advantage of our powerful in-house design capabilities, as well our wide selection of available options and upgrades, to create a custom building kit that meets your unique needs.

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