Transforming a Dilapidated Wine Tavern to a Posh Family Home

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Transforming a Dilapidated Wine Tavern to a Posh Family Home

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Retired Austrian jewelry designer Dieter Bakalarz-Zákos knows a diamond in the rough when he sees one. When he looked at a dilapidated historic wine tavern in Vienna’s Grinzing neighborhood, in the Alpine foothills above the city, he saw the potential for a modern luxury villa.

The building bore witness to centuries of Viennese history, roughly taking its present form in the late 1600s. Parts of the building’s foundation could be much older, though exactly how much older is disputed. A guest book, however, shows the…

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