Abandoned Fishing Boats Transformed Into Beautiful Buildings

by , 10/22/10

sustainable design, green design, recycled materials, green architecture, fishing boat buildings, holy island, repurposed boat houses

In an incredible example of adaptive reuse, resourceful fishermen on Holy Island in the UK have transformed these retired wooden fishing vessels into stunning storage sheds. Each beautifully-aged boat has been flipped upside down and retrofitted with a door to allow it to serve a second life as a safe harbor for tools and other goods.


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  1. Amy@Green Gardenista October 23, 2010 at 3:53 pm

    Those are incredible! What a rustic and beautiful way to repurpose those boats.

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