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For sale: One-bedroom apartment in the Le Corbusier-designed Unité d’Habitation building in Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany

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We’ll be honest, details are vague on this one – but we think the fact that you can buy a one-bedroom apartment in the Le Corbusier-designed Unité d’Habitation building in Charlottenburg, Berlin for just over £40,000 seems worthy of mentioning.

The block is something of an architectural landmark in West Berlin. Just a stone’s throw from the Olympic Stadium in the city, the block was designed and built by Le Corbusier in 1957 as one of his cities in the sky, offering 530 living spaces over 10 floors, throwing in a shop and a post office on the ground floor, as well as offering some nearby green space thanks to Grundwald woods at the front of the block.

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