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The Damsel Playhouse Plan

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For a truly classic playhouse build, the 8x17 Damsel clubhouse makes for a great summer project.  Two floors, tallying in at 190 square feet really gives this project a roomy interior, while the gable roofs, four dormers and 2nd level balcony add a lot of characteristics to the outside.  Add in the fifteen total windows and three doors, all laced with trim work and corner molding and you'll have yourself a real dream Wendy house for the smaller portions of your family.  Any child will appreciate and fall in love with the charm that the Damsel playhouse will bring.

Features:

  • Two level playhouse with a total of 190 ft² in usable space
  • 4 total entrances/exits including trap door from the 1st to 2nd floor
  • 6' max interior head room for 1st & 2nd floors.  5' 7" max interior head room for 2nd floor.
  • Fourteen 14" x 21" shed window openings & one 18" octagonal window opening
  • Four dormers for added light to the upper level as well as character
  • 2nd level balcony
  • Designed for children aged 3-12
  • 75 page, step by step PDF plan

Dimensions:

  • 17' Wide
  • 8' Deep
  • 11' 7" Tall

Framing Details:

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

Roofing Details:

  • 45° gable roof pitch
  • 140 ft² of total roof coverage.  Typically, 10% should be added to the roofing material order to account for waste and overlap.

Lumber List:

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

Decking:
(2) 5/4” x 6” x 12'
(4) 5/4” x 6” x 10'
(8) 5/4” x 6” x 8'

Framing:
(38) 2” x 4” x 8'
(44) 2” x 4” x 10'
(3) 2” x 4” x 12'
(41) 2” x 6” x 8'
(10) 2” x 6” x 10'
(3) 2” x 6” x 12'
(3) 2” x 8” x 8'
(1) 2” x 8” x 10'
(2) 4” x 4” x 8'
(1) 4” x 4” x 12'
(28) 2” x 2” x 36”

Trim:
(27) 1” x 4” x 8'
(2) 1” x 4” x 10'
(1) 1” x 4” x 12'
(1) 1” x 4” x 8

Sheeting:
(28) 4' x 8' x 1/2”
Plywood

Hardware List:

  • (5 lbs) GRK 3” R4 Screws
  • (10 lbs) GRK 2.5” R4 Screws
  • (Optional) GRK 4” RSS Screws