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8x8 Chicken Coop Plans
Chicken Coop DIY Building Plans
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This 8×8 Chicken Coop is our most spacious chicken coop that we offer. Each chicken needs about 4 square feet, so this 8×8 cozy chicken coop can provide space for about 15 mid-sized chickens. These post and beam plans are easy to follow and call for rough sawn lumber. The plans can be purchased so you can build from scratch, or you can get a chicken coop assembly kit. The structure stands the coop sits 8.5ft tall and sports a partial roof of clear poly panels. This feature allows the chickens the ability to feel like they are not caged up. By getting the plans for this post and beam structure you can provide a space that is predator free for your chickens to nest. This shed design offers six nesting boxes that have easy access sliding doors to collect the eggs effortlessly. This coop could also be sufficient for other birds, such as quails, geese, chicken, turkey, bunnies, etc. Many small animals need protection from the environment and from larger animals. This shelter offers them an area that is still open, but also shields them from the actual outdoors.
When you purchase the 8×8 chicken coop plans, you will get digital access, as well as a physical copy in the mail. These chicken shed plans provide a cut list, materials list and will provide a step-by-step assembly instruction. Plans will be reimbursed if a coop is purchased through us. Get the plans for this wood farm building for you chickens or animals and you will not be disappointed. Our post and beam models give a rustic New England barn feel with their design and durability.
8×8 Chicken Coop
Base Area: 64 sq. ft.
Total Interior Area: 64 sq. ft.
Recommended Foundation: 3–4” Crushed Gravel
Overall Dimensions: 8’6” H x 8’10” W x 8’10” D
Estimated Weight: 2,000 lbs
4×6 Treated Sill Plate
4”x4” Hemlock Post and Beam Wall Framing
Wall Height: 48”
Siding: 1” rough sawn Pine Board & Batten on Gable Walls
Hardware Cloth on Bearing Walls
1” rough sawn Pine Corner, Door, Window, Fascia & Shadow Trim
Gable Roof Style
Roof Pitch: 12/12
2”x6” rough sawn Hemlock Rafters 24” On Center
1”x4” rough sawn Hemlock Exposed Collar Ties
1”x4” rough sawn Hemlock Strapping 20” On Center
Corrugated 29g Metal Roofing, Color: Evergreen
Two Corrugated Clear Poly Roofing Panels
DOORs & WINDOWS:
1 (qty) 2-8 JCS-built 2” Thick rough sawn Pine Single Door, no ramp
1 (qty) 12”x12” JCS-built rough sawn Pine Chicken Door w/ Ramp
Six 12”x12” rough sawn Pine Nesting Boxes with Sliding Rear Egg Access Doors
Estimated Assembly Time
Estimated Assembly Time: One Person: 18 hrs