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Grandparents Build an Amazing Victorian-Style Treehouse for their Lucky Grandkids

Posted By Diane Pham On September 6, 2014 @ 6:14 am In Architecture,eco kids,Modern Kids,Treehouses | 1 Comment

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Back in the day, our grandparents didn’t give us much more than a handful of toffees and a few shiny nickels. But these lucky grandsons received something much more spectacular from theirs—an unbelievable treehouse complete with decks, a pitched roof, a tube slide, a suspension bridge, and much more! Steve and Jeri Wakefield hired architect James Curvan [1] to design a multi-level treehouse [2] for their little ones using found objects and antiques. What resulted was an enchanting treehouse that brings together formal architecture and child-like imagination.


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[1] James Curvan: http://jamescurvan.com/PLAYHOUSE.html

[2] treehouse: http://www.inhabitots.com/index.php?s=treehouses

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