Architectural Restoration Fails

Architectural restoration is a process in the construction industry where a building of historic value is restored to the appearance of its original quality. But sometimes the result of the restoration might be so different than the original building. Here are some of the worst architectural restoration fails.

A traditional Ottoman wooden house in Istanbul, Turkey

architectural restoration fails

Kethüda Mustafa Ağa fountain in Aydın, Turkey

architectural restoration fails

Matrera Castle in Cádiz, Spain

architectural restoration fails

Ordubad Temple in Ordubad, Azerbaijan

Ordubad Temple

Fountain of Kiremitci Mosque in Bursa, Turkey

Kiremitci Mosque

Şile Castle (Ocaklı Ada Castle) in Istanbul, Turkey

Şile Castle