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Converted New Orleans Gas Station is the Ultimate Bachelor Pad (28 Photos)

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Located in the Bayou St. John neighborhood of New Orleans is an old gas station from 1918. The property served as a furniture-building shop and jewelry-making studio before being put on the market in 2003 for $120,000. An intrepid artist named Robert Guthrie decided to convert the gas station into a 2,000 square foot home that is now available for rent through airbnb.com.

The amazing conversion features a ton of fascinating accents and details such as:

  • Original wooden trusses
  • Car emblems are used as handles for cabinets and drawers’
  • Sconces made from old car headlights
  • Toilet paper holder is an oil can holder
  • Subway tiles in bathroom spanning two floors
  • Staircase landing made from original hydraulic lift

Other features include a modern kitchen, rooftop deck and Jacuzzi tub. Pricing starts from $420/night or; $1891/week or; $4202/month. Be sure to check out the original listing on airbnb.com.

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