26 Jul '14, 2pm

These abandoned church conversions will knock your socks off!

These abandoned church conversions will knock your socks off!

Is modern day shoebox housing your idea of a living hell? Or does residing in a converted church come closer to a personal heaven? Here at Inhabitat we've covered many amazing examples of renovated churches around the world, from heavenly homes and kindergartens, to even a magnificent 15th century church turned into a library . Adaptive-reuse projects like these are essential to protecting cultural heritage sites and preserving architectural works, but they also do a great deal more by transforming otherwise abandoned spaces into something new everyone can enjoy. Check out 6 of our favorite church conversions ahead—they might bring you the enlightenment you’ve been searching for!

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