There are no shortage of things in this world that go so far down the ugly scale they begin to somehow get cuter – like the scale is actually a loop and not a straight line.
I wouldn’t have guessed that this would apply to houses, but thanks to blogger Hannes Coudenys, now I do. Belgium is notorious for its quirky buildings, and in 2012 Coudenys started an Instagram account documenting some of the weirder ones.
It’s called Ugly Belgian Houses, and even architects and architecture enthusiasts can’t get enough.
After you scroll through these 15 bizarre architectural oddities, you’re not going to be able to, either.
#15. No idea what’s happening here.
#14. It’s a door! It’s a window! It’s both!
#13. That’s quite a beak.
#12. I can’t stop staring.
#11. Are you sure it’s finished?
#10. A couple couldn’t decide on what kind of house to build and so this happened?
#9. Warped storage box or a house?
#8. Why would you do this.
#7. It looks like it’s made of Legos.
#6. I’m strangely uncomfortable.
#5. Somebody pissed this house off.
#4. In a science fiction movie, this is where the evil scientists are being all evil-y.
#3. So weird.
#2. Is it falling apart?
#1. This one, though.
Hot tip: don’t build a house like this.