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Cool Idea: A Slide by the Staircase

I was just reading Cookie and came across a house tour of British architect Alex Michaelis's eco-friendly, family home in London. There are a lot of cool features of the home, like its climbing wall, and the fact that it's actually subterranean. But what really made me pause was a slide that ran alongside the indoor staircase. It was the sort of thing I probably dreamed about having as a kid, but only an architect's child would have the luxury of seeing that dream a reality. Slides have never gotten old for me; they're always fun. So, although this architectural feature is a bit indulgent and child-oriented, I don't imagine it will ever lose its appeal.
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Ladytron7000 Ladytron7000 7 years
That's all I ever wanted as a child.
darlene darlene 7 years
that's cool!
Modus-Vivendi Modus-Vivendi 7 years
I love it.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 7 years
LOL. I like it.
coolmommy coolmommy 7 years
tried this...my little one took a nose dive. maybe great idea for older ones...
miss-malone miss-malone 7 years
:D
bluesarahlou bluesarahlou 7 years
I would totally use this too! And I agree with Ziv...I can already imagine shoving things down the stairs when I don't want to carry them!
Zivanod Zivanod 7 years
That's totally cool! And I am sure it has practical uses too for moving things up and down the stairs.
asense0fwonder asense0fwonder 7 years
child-oriented? i'd totally use it!
lilegwene lilegwene 7 years
That is awesome!
aimeeb aimeeb 7 years
I want, ha!
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