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High Point, North Carolina: Natuzzi Ship Building

Shopping for a sofa? Head for the half-ship-shaped building, christened in 1986 for Italian furniture maker Natuzzi. Not enough boat to satisfy landlocked ship lovers, but supposedly there's a porthole window and a "moat."

Address:
130 West Commerce Ave., High Point, NC
Directions:
Natuzzi Americas Furniture, W. High Ave and S. Elm St. No parking; a drive-by.
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Natuzzi Ship Building

Natuzzi showroom is built like a ship (cut in half?). Curved side has a porthole window and even a moat to add to the effect. Right in downtown and not too far from the World's Largest Bureau.

[Chris Brown, 05/30/2011]

Suggesting the lines of a ship bow. Not enough boat to satisfy landlocked seamen, but the building is unusual.


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