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1887 Stone Barn

Address: 20438 K-15
Dexter, KS 67038
Telephone Number: 620.876.3467
Second Telephone Number: 620.886.1703

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This 1878 stone barn holds a wonderful gift and antique shop.  The stone was quarried 10 miles north of the site and transported to the location by horse and wagon.  The family then lived in the barn while they built an impressive rock home across the road - which was completed in 1880.  The original structure of the barn is held together using the mortise and tenon method or "pegged" together.  There are no nails in the original structure. 
Last fall, an interesting mural was painted on the roof to commemorate the 150th birthday of Kansas.
In addition to our beautiful log cabins for hunters or travelers, we also have the Stone Barn Mercantile, full of gifts and antiques, at Stone Barn Mercantile, Dexter, Kansas.
Open Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday 1-5 p.m.; or by appointment, 620.876.3467.

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Shannon Martin
20438 K 15
Dexter, KS 67038
Phone: 620.876.3467
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