A Couple Bought An Old, Abandoned Church… And What They Turned It...

A Couple Bought An Old, Abandoned Church… And What They Turned It Into Has Everyone Talking

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    lighterside-staff-authorBy Lighter Side Staff  |  Read More

    ll happy couples have big dreams of their ideal home. Some imagine a cabin in the woods. Some want a victorian style house, others a condo by the beach. Well, in this case, a couple decided to go for something a little different. They purchased the St. Nicholas Church, located in Kyloe, Northumberland UK. This church was built in 1790 and abandoned soon after; that is, until it was purchased by said couple. What they created was a masterpiece of livable antiquity.

    The property has 1 acre of land, 4 or 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 reception rooms, two kitchens, and an open concept living area. The headstones didn’t dissuade the buyers at all…

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    The entryway is deceptively simple. Once you step through…

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    Is that vaulted ceiling high enough for you? Can’t imagine what it costs to heat the place.

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    Notice the dining room is just a little further down. Plenty of room for a couple of families. However, it may be a little awkward considering…

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    …the master bedroom is in plain sight just a little further up.

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    How about the ambiance in this bathroom?

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    I like the guest room. It’s just unique enough with the right amount of cozy.

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    The staircase has old world charm with the modern convenience of a storage space underneath.

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    One of my favorite rooms is the kitchen. The way they blended antiquity and modern style is perfect.

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