When all was said and done, this is what the bench ended up looking like. It's not quite finished yet, but it's close enough for now.This thing is megaheavy, like 64 pounds heavy, and hauling it across the basement
, around four corners and up the stairs was a huge victory for me, but I was determined to have it nestled in its new space before my husband got home. So if you make something like this, plan to conquer a similar task.The measurements are about 82 inches long, 22 inches deep and 19 inches high. I used materials I had on hand for the entire thing, with the exception of one 4-by-4 and one 2-by-4.