Freeport, Ohio: 16-Sided Barn

There are supposedly only three 16-sided barns in America. This one was built in 1924 and restored in 2008.

75540 Skull Fork Rd, Freeport, OH
From Main St. in Freeport turn south onto Philadelphia St./OH-800. Drive a half-mile. Make a sharp right onto Skull Fork Rd/OH-27. Drive about one mile. You'll see the barn on the left. Private property; please be respectful.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About 16-Sided Barn

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

16-Sided Barn.

16-Sided Barn

There are only three 16-sided barns in America.

[Susan Hill, 03/27/2020]

The barn was built in 1924 and restored in 2008. George Washington supposedly built the world's first 16-sided barn at Mount Vernon.

Nearby Offbeat Places

House Covered in Wash TubsHouse Covered in Wash Tubs, Smyrna, OH - 2 mi.
Cy Young's TombstoneCy Young's Tombstone, Port Washington, OH - 9 mi.
Flower Pot HouseFlower Pot House, Winterset, OH - 10 mi.
In the region:
Wright Flyer Replica, North Canton, OH - 51 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

January 19, 2021

My Sights

My Sights

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Ohio Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Carpeteria Genies (Jan 18-24, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now