Dutch Military Bunker Becomes Tiny Vacation Home

Dutch Military Bunker Becomes Tiny Vacation Home

By Diana Budds
A Belgian architecture firm transforms a 140-square-foot Dutch military structure into a modern-day vacation retreat.

The Nieuwe Hollandse Waterlinie was a strategic defense area from the 1800s to the 1960s. Located in the Netherlands’ west, the low-lying land was engineered with canals and sluices that could flood the area with a layer of water deep enough to make travel by foot dangerous yet shallow enough to prevent boat access. 

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