Tompkins County Barn Survey

Architectural History Minute

Tompkins County Barn Survey

Cindy asked for some vernacular architecture as I have been a bit snobby and high style lately….

See the website below for the full tour….. (Disclaimer: also as Historic Ithaca sells this map for 3$ i highly recommend a donation to Tom, or check out their store Significant Elements at 212 Center St, Ithaca, NY 14850 , however there partner in the survey has the guide on a free access website…..)

Also check out these articles on Common types of American Barns below… (Has some nice Construction Detail drawings)

If barns aren’t your thing and your Holiday shopping is all done; check out this Historic house tour in Montour falls this wked

images courtesy,, and AMERICAN RURAL ARCHITECTURE; Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.

Andrew Petruzzelli

HOLT Architects, P.C.
217 N. Aurora St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
phone 607 273-7600 Ext. 151
fax 607 273-0475


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