Battery Park Fun House

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With five kids under 10, this Brook­lyn cou­ple wanted to cre­ate an urban ver­sion of their own Santa Cruz child­hood expe­ri­ence. They com­bined three apart­ments, turn­ing a sec­ond kitchen into a crafts room and a spare bed­room into a full-size playhouse.

They enlisted the help of the archi­tects at Incor­po­rated to tackle the ten-month ren­o­va­tion. The results speak for themselves!

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The two sis­ters share this park-inspired bed­room, com­plete with a funky Pirelli rub­ber floor.

girls bedroom in nyc bohemian apartment

The closet in the girls’ bed­room was con­verted into a play­house for the two sisters.

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In the boys’ room, a ply­wood play­house dou­bles as bunk beds for the two boys, com­plete with climb­ing wall and chalk­board. Two spare bunks were added to accom­mo­date sleepovers.

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An indoor tree house fills what was once a spare bed­room. Cole & Son’s Woods Wall­pa­per adds an out­doorsy feel to the space.

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I totally love this blue piano in the liv­ing room. The children’s art­work is proudly dis­played above it on match­ing blue shelves.

Head over to the Incor­po­rated web­site to see more of this amaz­ing apartment!

(images via new york mag­a­zine and incor­po­rated)

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  • http://www.melissakojima.com Melissa Kojima

    Oh me, oh my! I’d like to have that indoor tree house at my place. What a fan­tasy home! And what fan­tas­tic par­ents to cre­ate it for them! It tick­les me pink. Heheheheeee!

  • chloe

    The tree house that’s so cute