Vermont Gem Plans

The Vermont Gem is a dual purpose Firewood storage shed that was designed to hold two stacked cords of split firewood on one side, and keep recyclables and garbage cans contained and out of the reach of animals on the other. The enclosed 36 square foot firewood and garbage can storage shed has large double doors and an included ramp for easy access. Like most of our storage solutions, this particular shed can be customized to your specifications.

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Vermont Gem Woodshed Floor PlanThis Wood Shed was designed in response to the need for a practical and pleasing building for the purpose of firewood storage and garbage/ recyclable containment. Very well proportioned, the little Vermont Gem features a gable overhang and full partition between the cordwood storage area and the 36 square foot enclosed section. On the saltbox woodshed side there is enough space for two full stacked cords of split firewood and on the enclosed gable side there is ample space for two large garbage cans.

This firewood storage shed is Hand made in Vermont, from native rough sawn hemlock and pine lumber, as a prefabricated building it is delivered fully assembled to your prepared site. Rugged post and beam techniques, passed down through the centuries, are used to construct this sturdy picturesque woodshed, reminiscent of old New England.

All of our woodsheds, storage sheds, outdoor storage sheds, garden sheds, storage shed kits, cottages, firewood and garbage can storage sheds are handcrafted for long life and durability of the finest Vermont lumber. New England weather can really put a wood garden shed or cottage to the test, and Jamaica Cottage Shop’s products have proven to stand the test of time and strength!

Just about any of our buildings can be ordered as a kit, a set of detailed plans, or a complete prefabricated building. Each can be customized to fit your needs. We offer alternative choices for number of cords of firewood that can be stored, roofing, siding, flooring, windows, and doors; and other custom options such as built-in storage, decorative arches, cupolas, painting, staining, and flower boxes. Take a look at what we have to offer on our Options Pricing page or give our design team a call for a quote.


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