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Chinampa Houseboat

If you love the idea of living on the water, you need to check out this gorgeous houseboat. Currently docked at a residential mooring in Haggerston, East London, this beautiful one-bedroomed 58ft widebeam canal boat has been designed by its current owners (who work in landscaping and fashion). Named Chinampa Houseboat, the beautiful vessel is not only solar-powered, but it boasts a spectacular interior design made up of reclaimed furniture and retro pieces. The floating abode is heated by a Webasto high-performance water heating system and calorifier, and has radiators throughout. Its 4x 130w solar panels allow for 100-percent off-grid living.

Also check out the Dusky Parakeet Houseboat




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DUSKY PARAKEET HOUSEBOAT

Currently moored in Londons St. Katharine Docks, this stunning minimalist houseboat is on the market. Named the Dusky Parakeet, the modern 60-ft-long canal boat was designed by award-winning practice 31/44 Architects. Every decision made had both the need to be space-saving and practical, but to also create a generous and calm contemporary home. The 470-square-feet interior is open and uncluttered and has a Snadinavian vibe, with storage cleverly tucked away beneath...
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WHEELBARROW BARBECUE

Barrow is the name of this genius idea, a Wheelbarrow Barbecue a fire-bowl that can be pushed to any place in the garden or on the terrace with ease. Designed by product design studio DING3000 for Konstantin Slawinski, this mobile fire-bowl has a low design to enable comfortably sitting around the open fire. If you and your guests get hungry, use the included cooking grate to melt marshmallows above the fire or to barbecue corn cobs and steak, everything is possible...
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VENICE HOUSE

This gorgeous cedar-clad home has hit the market and is up for grabs for $3.7m. Located in LA, California, the stunning property was designed by Sebastian Mariscal, and has a private courtyard that is screened by 40-ft pine and oak trees. The two-storey villa has no set boundaries between inside and outside, achieved through the integration of strategically placed outdoor rooms that create harmonious transitions from inside to out. No matter where you are in the hou...
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