11/08/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Water Tower Transformed Into Minimalist Modern Home Water Tower House - Inhabitat

Chateau d'eau is a remarkable home made from a reclaimed water tower in the small town of Steenokkerzeel in Belgium. Interior design firm Bham Design Studio's reinvention of the historic structure took a modernist turn by preserving the industrial construction of the original structure and playfully inserting sparse living elements inside. The tower contains six floors, each of which contains a fascinating live/work space. The renovation is intriguing, challenging and unexpected -- a true stroke of design artistry.

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