Water Tower Turned Townhouse

Water Tower Turned Townhouse

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Kate Legere
Jul 31, 2012
Back in 2005, British designer Tom Dixon bought this water tower in North Kensington, London. Dixon has been working with sustainable architectural firm SUSD to convert the landmark structure, 60 feet tall and capable of holding 5,000 gallons of water, into a townhouse. According to the Daily Mail:
The tower has been fitted out to meet the highest eco-friendly standards, and a 'heat exchange' system using water pumped from the Grand Union Canal, which runs by the foot of the tower, is planned.
If you are planning a trip to London and are looking for a room with a view, you're in luck. Daily rates start at $211, and you can read more about the accommodations on Airbnb. Read more: Townhouse in the sky: Designer Tom Dixon goes up in the world... by creating a home out of an old 60ft water tower Find It: Amazing Round Room In the Sky at Airbnb Via: Inhabitat MORE WATER TOWERS ON APARTMENT THERAPY:David Low's Water Tower Turned Writer's Retreat Stained Glass Watertower on Exhibition in BrooklynFort-Like Home from Converted Water TowerShowcase for Stairs: Water Tower Residence (Images: Airbnb)
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