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This Grand Rapids Building Is The Stuff Fairy Tale Are Made Of

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John Mason/TSM

This unique building in the Eastown neighborhood of Grand Rapids looks like one of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Hobbits lives in it.

Andrew Hetland is the building owner and also owns the jewelry store it contains. He designed and built the store front in 1972 and garnered a lot of attention with his design.  He also designed and built the interior of the jewelry store. This building was featured in a story from the website Only in your state, from the Michigan page, focusing on the restaurant and the food. During this urban exploration, I chose to focus on the jeweler and the more amazing detail inside. Check out the finer details, inside and out in this photo gallery as well as what is right across the street.

Have you seen any other unique buildings that I should check out? Tell me in the comments.

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