The Chapel on the Hill is a small church conversion located near Middleton-in-Teesdale, England. The reconstruction by Evolution Design brought this old Chapel back to life and to allow for the transformation of this historic building into a contemporary country holiday home.
College Street Baptist Church in Toronto, Ontario, Canada was a Romanesque Revival late-Victorian landmark designed by Toronto architects Langley and Burke. It has been converted into several townhouses by developer Joe Brennan.
Piet Boon Studio was commissioned by Michelin-star chef Sergio Herman and chef Nick Bril to convert the chapel of a former military hospital in Antwerp, Belgium into a contemporary restaurant. Their vision was to create a “fine dining meets rock ’n roll” restaurant with international allure.
The James Spicer Memorial Church Hall School in Chingford in North-East London, England was originally built in 1890. After years of declining attendances, the Grade II listed Gothic building was sold to a builder in 2004 who architecturally converted the Victorian church into a residential home. In 2013, the property changed hands again and was sold to Brazilian interior designer Gianna Camilotti who gave the interior space a makeover and turned it into a 21st Century modern family home.
Converting old churches into modern homes in the Netherlands has become quite a trend. This beautiful minimalist home in Utrecht designed by Zecc Architecten creates a contrast with the original shapes of the chapel.