These 6 houses are, in fact, the most unexpected renovated property. Just take a look inside!
A house made of old shipping container is not a surprise any more. But what would you say about a house renovated from an old church or a former police station? Moreover, you can rent each of them — even for a night or two!
Burford, Great Britain
This holiday apartment has been recently refurbished from an old brewery and now features a combination of old items with modern amenities and design. Old brick walls and furnishing will bring you back to the Victorian era, when the brewery performed its basic function. Today it can comfortably accommodate up to 10 people.
Price: from $736
This former Paris bakery has recently been refurbished in a stylish studio for two, filled with a romantic flair and preserving the atmosphere of past eras. The former bakery has become one of the most romantic corners of Paris – this holiday home was noted by The Guardian, received the TripAdvisor award in 2011, 2012 and 2013 and was chosen by Lonely Planet as the most romantic place to spend a holiday.
Price: from $106
This old barn got a new life after it was transformed into a private six-bedroom holiday home. From the windows, you can enjoy stunning views of the surroundings and the garden where the swimming pool is located.
Price: from $107
Red Wing, Minnesota
This cozy place for holiday is a former Norwegian Lutheran Church of St. Peter, built in the 1880s. Today, the building was restored and transformed into comfortable rental property that preserves the color and atmosphere of the old church. These features give this place a special charm.
Price: from $345
It’s hard to believe that these modern stylish apartments were made from several shipping containers. They were renovated, refurbished and completely rebuilt, and some of the metal structures were replaced with glass ones to fill the interior with daylight. Today, these containers have everything you need for a comfortable life, including a fully equipped kitchen and high-speed Internet.
Price: from $80
This unusual house is, in fact, a renovated Victorian police station, which was recently turned into a comfortable modern holiday home. The old building was designed in a modern style, carefully preserving the elements of past centuries, such as a fireplace and brickwork. On the site of the former cells for prisoners is now a small living room, and in a large living room guests can gather in front of a large fireplace.
Price: from $132
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