Greenhouse


Turner, Maine

Project Overview

A classic Maine barn is fitted with a traditional year-round greenhouse.

An exterior view of a classic Maine barn that has been outfitted with a custom aluminum year-round greenhouse by Sunspace Design

✓ The client wished to add a greenhouse to the front of this historic barn.
✓ The goal was to provide a working greenhouse with insulated glass for year-round use.
✓ Key design considerations included important modifications to the barn’s front elevations.

Project Description

An architectural CAD drawing of a barn with a aluminum year-round greenhouse addition

Sunspace Design is a company that prides itself on being able to meet the specific needs of a client. We offer a number of custom glass products, and in this case we had the pleasure of modifying a gorgeous Maine barn.

The clients lived in a rural section of the state, and the property featured a beautiful turn of the century home and barn. Avid gardeners, the clients wished to incorporate a new year-round greenhouse into the barn’s existing facade. To achieve this, we worked with the owners to carefully establish the desired look of the barn. The end result is a seamless transition between the facade and the glass structure we provided.

Utilizing an aluminum frame system, Sunspace was able to provide a gable with glass valleys at a slope so as to blend with the existing slope of the barn’s roof. The addition of automated power-operated roof vents, interior fans, and insulated glass completed the system and provided the clients with the perfect addition for their gardening needs.

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SUNSPACE DESIGN
29 SEA MIST LN.
YORK, ME 03909

Sunspace Design has been the top choice in New England's glass structure industry since 1981. We specialize in the design and installation of custom-engineered glass roof systems, skylights, conservatories, orangeries, pool enclosures, greenhouses, and custom spaces of all types.
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