Incredible British barn conversion now called "Great Saling Barn," is a fantastic remodeled project, containing both living space, 5 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, & extensive workspace under a vast roof. The property is a thrilling combination of both contemporary & historic, a cathedral style barn from the 14th century. Barns as living spaces have much of the coolness of living in a loft but with even more light and space and warmth created by all the wood. #barn_remodel #barn_re-use
The New Jerusalem Container Children’s Home provides residential care for abandoned, abused, orphaned or HIV-Positive children/ vulnerable youth from 0-18 years. Founded by Anna and Phina Mojapelo, the two sisters started the project with just one child. The new shipping container facilities include nurseries, dormitories, a communal kitchen and dining area, a crèche, a Montessori preschool, play area, and a permaculture vegetable garden. Today, they shelter over 80 children at a time.
Subverting the traditional, conservatively cozy British barn conversion, Carl Turner created a getaway in rural Norfolk for himself and his friends to visit, repose, and consider the beauty of agrarian minimalism.Tucked away in a corner of Norfolk County, England, this pair of barns—one new, one renovated—sit low in the vast countryside.Pin 1 of 2 Read more: http://www.dwell.com/slideshows/barns-ennobled.html?slide=1=y=true#ixzz2El07C400