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Clever staircase doubles as a bookcase in a small London home

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Stair-bookcase for a private house Muswell Hill, London We were asked to convert the loft of a private house into a bedroom with a study, which was to include a large bookcase, whilst still keeping to a very tight budget. As the conversion the a



Staircase Library by Tamir Addadi Architecture, staircase library, space saving staircase, space saving loft design

When Tamir Addadi Architecture was approached to convert a loft in a London home into a bedroom that could accommodate a large library, the architects knew they would need to take creative space-saving measures. One such space-spacing project came in the creation of the loft’s new staircase. To maximize use of space, the open-tread staircase doubles as a bookcase that runs along the side of the stairs. The simple structural design allows natural light to penetrate through the structure and was assembled on-site within a few days.

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