The girl bought a bunker from World War II and turned it into a cozy home
This bunker was built in 1942 for defensethe coast of Britain from the Nazis. After the war, he was abandoned and began to deteriorate. It was then that Elizabeth Stratton and put an eye on him, her hands were itching to make of this massive shelter a cozy modern dwelling. She bought a bunker for $ 200,000 together with the adjoining plot and set to work.
That's how the bunker looked at the time of purchase
Outside, the bunker remained virtually unchanged - but the interior was completely transformed
It took several years of work to turn the bunker into the perfect house
Due to its specific design, in the processrepair had to solve non-standard tasks to ensure fire safety and protection of indoor spaces from excessive moisture, but Liz coped with all this.
Daylight comes in through a system of dormer windows made in the ceiling
The ventilation system, left over from the time of the war, was completely redone
It took 5 years and another $ 150,000 toturn it into what it is now. Now it is a fully functioning family house. Liz says that the house for her is a kind of magic fortress and creates a sense of confidence and security.