Unusual homes around the world

PHOTO: Unusual homes around the world

For many of us, an ideal home has to have these essentials - a bedroom; bathroom; living room; dining room; and if you're lucky, maybe even a storeroom too.

Rarely, if ever, do we think of living in a home which goes beyond its usual basic functions.

We also do not incorporate our hobbies into the design of our home.

However, these people have done exactly that. Some of the world's most unusual homes have been designed to allow its owners to live out their wildest dreams, fantasies and favourite hobbies.

Click on the thumbnails below to get inspiration for your next home renovation project.