Gallery: 14 Unique and Spectacular Staircases Around the World

 

Slatted Bookshelf Stair by Adam Jirkal, Jerry Koza, and Thomas Kalhous

This staircase makes great use of a tight space, doubling up as a clever and aesthetically pleasing bookcase. The staircase is almost halved in length by using alternating steps, and despite numerous questions being raised about their safety, it fortunately falls within building safety codes.

This post was written by Anne of AH Interiors, an interior designer with other 20 years of experience, based in Henley-on-Thames, England. 

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  1. Daniel Morton February 24, 2015 at 1:18 pm

    very nice staircase, my passion is solid wooden supporting staircases.

  2. PaulStv December 12, 2014 at 8:58 am

    Very interesting staircases. The rollercoaster staircase is quite bizarre, wouldn’t want to go through the loop on that one! Some are quite nifty though, I’d propose checking out http://www.eestairs.com out as well, if you like to look at unique staircases.

  3. redErth October 4, 2012 at 10:37 am

    Oh!, It’d be cool if the slatted bookcase stairs were made of Bamboo!

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