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Check Out Mod Affordable Apartments Built Into an Old School

All photos by <a href="http://www.tvdv.be/">Tim Van de Velde</a> via <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/07/19/lieven-dejaeghere-converted-belgian-school-affordable-rented-apartments-glass-partitions/">Dezeen</a>.
All photos by Tim Van de Velde via Dezeen.

Carving out affordable units in a former school in Izegem, Belgium, local firm Lieven Dejaegheredeployed fritted-glass partitions that bring a mod aesthetic to the early-20th-century. According to Dezeen, the Heilig Hartschool went out of commission as a center for education in 2007 and plans were subsequently drawn up by a social housing company to convert the structure into affordable units. And the units—each one a former classroom—are rather nice, with their tall ceilings, light-filled open-plan spaces, and tile floors.


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