Have you considered trying to repurpose an historic building for you home? It’s becoming more popular to take an existing structure with character and history and restructuring the frame to work as a livable environment. Yes, it wouldn’t be without it’s obstacles to overcome and it wouldn’t be for those who can’t think outside of the box. But, for anyone willing to take on the demanding process, it can have major payoffs in the end. A topic of discussion, a masterpiece of your hard work, a home that is truly one-of-a-kind are just a few considerations to envision before turning down an opportunity for a home you might otherwise have looked passed.

Take a look at a few of these inspirational ideas. You may find yourself looking at buildings in a different manner if you are in the market for a new home!

A 1900s Firehouse With a Modern Redesign

Photo courtesy of Olga Soboleva

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Clock Tower Called Home

Photo from zillow.com listing