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Holy Apartments

Zecc Architecten Converts Catholic Church to Living Space

— September 16, 2010 — Art & Design
Zecc Architecten, an architectural company in Utrecht, the Netherlands, has transformed an old Catholic church into a modern day living space. Separated from the church itself, this holy-like abode mixes both contemporary design and classic cathedral ceilings.

Zecc Architecten held true to a loft style apartment, while keeping the church feeling alive with stained-glass windows, crosses and pure white paint.

Implications - Considering its white interior, the home may even make you feel like you are living in a heavenly palace. It is a perfect example of what can happen when classic architecture and modern aesthetics combine. With this Zecc Architecten design turning out so well, it can be expected that more old and abandoned churches will be converted into high-end contemporary lofts.
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