Monday, September 21, 2009

Inside the Windmill


Until 1910 millers used to live inside the mill. A tiny little living space not much larger than the average children room. By 1910 a social law against poor living conditions was passed and the white house you’ve seen on the previous post was build.


The same window from the outside.


I think it must have been very cozy, when having no children but with a bunch of kids it must have been quite unpleasant.

3 comments:

Vogon Poet said...

It doesn't look so bad, but I think you are right...

Leif Hagen said...

It looks like a cozy, nice place for one or two people.

Ρωμανός ~ Romanós said...

This is the Holland that many American envision when thinking/day-dreaming about it. I know this is what I dream. Very, very nice, and cozy, and beautiful, and simple…