28 11, 2014

A Small House Built Over a Swimming Pond by HPSA

This small house is set in Gramastten, Austria, and has been designed by local architecture studio, HPSA. The house, which features a swimming pond to the front of the property, was completed in 2014 and has been aptly named “House at the Pond”.

The house was constructed on an existing garden and swimming pond […]

27 11, 2014

Elevated Toda House in Hiroshima Features Views of the Sea

The Toda House by Japanese architect Kimihiko Okada is one of the most interesting Japanese houses I’ve ever seen. The entire house is raised off of ground level on steel columns, and wraps around itself while also increasing in height.

The house is set in a residential area of Hiroshima. It features views […]

26 11, 2014

A Small Holiday Home Set on the Dutch Island of Vlieland

Set on the Dutch island of Vlieland, this small holiday home features a fully retractable façade that allows it to open up to the outside environment. The house has been designed by architecture studio Bloem and Lemstra Architects on the behalf of a client.

The zoning in which the holiday house is placed is […]

25 11, 2014

INDAWO / lifePOD – A Modern Tiny House from South Africa

This tiny prefab house is called INDAWO / lifePOD, and has been designed by architects, Collaborat000. Based in South Africa, INDAWO / lifePOD takes a different route than the majority of tiny houses out there – it’s a modern building that favors practicality over charm.

The house is prefabricated and manufactured in South Africa. […]

24 11, 2014

Marco Pierazzi’s Tiny Apartment in the Heart of Rome

This amazing tiny apartment can be found in the bustling city of Rome. Set not far from Pantheon, the apartment was redesigned by architect Marco Pierazzi, and features a host of small space ideas that make it one of the most liveable tiny homes out there.

On entering the apartment you walk directly into […]

21 11, 2014

Japanese House Has Rooms Set In Wooden Boxes – TASS

The small house in Japan has been built for a couple after their previous home was destroyed in the Higashi-Nihon earthquake of 2011. Designed by architecture studio, TASS, the house features a number of individual box-like rooms with the space between them acting as a living area.

The house is set in a developing […]