Playhouse & Shed Plan
Playhouse & Shed Plan
Playhouse & Shed Plan

Playhouse & Shed Plan

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Are you looking for an attractive, backyard storage area, but also want to provide your children an outdoor play area?  The "Playhouse & Shed" construction plan combines the need of backyard storage with a playhouse to provide the best of both needs.

The "Playhouse & Shed" plan is a 10' x 10', 230 ft² gambrel roof wooden storage shed with a 2nd floor designed for children.  The 2nd level is only accessible by the side ship ladder, and features a bucket & pulley system.  On the backside, a swing-set can also be attached.

There are a total of seven windows with a full-size door entrance for the lower level, and a child sized entrance on the 2nd level.  If you choose the digital & physical copy option, you will receive a black and white, 3 ring binder booklet of the 73 page plan, as well a a link to the digital, PDF download.

Features:

  • Designed for both normal storage and children's play area
  • 2nd Level designed for children, only accessible by outside ladder
  • Gambrel / Barn roof
  • 230 ft² in usable space
  • Includes swing-set attachment & bucket & pulley post
  • 3' x 10', 2nd level balcony
  • (4) 24" x 36" shed window opening | (1) 18" x 27" shed window opening
  • (2) 14" octagonal shed windows opening
  • 8' max interior head room on 1st level | 6' 6" max interior head room on 2nd level.
  • (1) Single, 36" x 80" lower level door | (1) Single, 28" x 54" upper level door
  • 73 page, step by step PDF plan

Dimensions:

  • 10' 0"  Wide
  • 10' 0" Deep
  • 16'  Tall

Framing Details:

  • Joists: 2x8 - 16" O.C.
  • Walls: 2x4 - 16" O.C.
  • Rafters: 2x6 - 16" O.C.

Lumber List:

Make sure to ask about and take advantage of any volume discount from your local lumber yard!

Decking:
(1) 5/4” x 6” x 8'
(7) 5/4” x 6” x 10'

2x Framing:
(62) 2” x 4” x 8'
(23) 2” x 4” x 10'
(5) 2” x 4” x 12'

(2) 2” x 6” x 8'
(24) 2” x 6” x 10'
(3) 2” x 6” x 12'

(1) 2” x 8” x 8'
(14) 2” x 8” x 10'
(1) 2” x 8” x 12'
(9) 2” x 8” x 16'

4x Framing:
(1) 4” x 4” x 8'
(6) 4” x 4” x 10'
(2) 4” x 4” x 12'
(3) 4” x 6” x 10'
(1) 4” x 4” x 12'

Trim:
(12) 1" x 4" x 8'
(4)   1" x 4" x 10'
(14) 1" x 4" x 12'
(1) 1" x 6" x 8'
(2) 1" x 6" x 10'

Plywood:
(22) 4' x 8' x 1/2” Plywood
(8)  4' x 8' x 3/4” Plywood

Balusters:
(25) 2” x 2” x 3'

Hardware List:

  • (15lbs) GRK 3” R4 Screws
  • (15lbs) GRK 2.5” R4 Screws
  • (Optional) GRK 6” RSS Screws
  • (12) 1⁄2” x 8” carriage bolts, (12) 1⁄2” nuts, (12) 1⁄2” washers