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Escapade Tiny House

What a spectacular tiny house from France! Inside it’s 185 square feet you’ll find a kitchen with plenty of cabinet space, a bathroom with composting toilet, living room, dining space, and a sleeping loft accessed by stairs. Inside the walls you’ll find spruce framing and wool insulation. To learn more visit the Baluchon Petite Maison […]

Handmade Cabin Circa 1900

…it is the fisherman’s hut in Bournat, 1900 at bugue reconstructed village in Perigord style” – Off Grid Quest via Handmade Cabin Circa 1900.

Art of Living in a Dordogne’s Tiny Mud Home

In a small forest in France’s Dordogne, self-taught carpenter Menthé built his home with a living roof and mud walls… The result is a charming and very cozy home that fits perfectly into the woodland.” – Kirsten Dirksen via Art of living in a Dordogne’s tiny mud home with living roof – YouTube.

Stairwell Apartment in Paris – 4 floors, 269 Square Feet

The space is only 269 square feet, but the architects managed to create four unique levels/rooms for a bathroom, kitchen/living room, bedroom and even a home-office.” – Kirsten Dirksen via Paris’ maison-stairwell stacks 4 floors in 25 sqm (269 sq ft) – YouTube. Designed by SML Architectes

CAP DÉSÉO – A Manufactured Home from France

This small house from France is intended as a vacation rental unit – but it sure makes manufactured homes look good. Some of the features cited on their website include: Light, airy and spacious living area Operable louvre shutters fitted to master bedroom window for total blackout En-suite bathroom High standard equipment : recycling cooker […]

‘The Watchers’ – Owl Inspired Cabin

Located in the open landscape of the Rives Arcins in Bordeaux, France– this cabin draws inspiration from the night “owls” of the land. Crafted as a part of the “Noise Initiative” for the area, this cabin was designed by Zebra3/Buy-Sellf.” – Rachel at Inthralld See more of ‘The Watchers’ – Owl Inspired Cabin. Rental information can be […]

Castel Meur

“Castel Meur is the name of this amazing house. She turns her back to the sea since 1861, the year of its construction, to protect it from violent winds during storms, that frequent this place. This tiny house was built at a time when building permits did not exist, where everyone could build her own […]

20-Square-Meter Home Made of Corn Cobs

We have disclosure! We now know why extraterrestrials make all those crop circles! Flying saucer are made from corn cobs! Just kidding 🙂 “StAndré-Lang Architectes was inspired by the corn dryers of Alsace to create this unusual housing prototype clad in a cage of corn cobs.” via Tourner Autour du Ried is a 20-Square-Meter Home […]

Command Post

While this little command post at a Marina in France is not a house, it reminded me of fire tower-like tiny houses. Not exactly a warm and rustic timber frame fire tower but for those who like concrete and steel, a really nicely done little building. Command Post

Dans mon arbre

Dans mon arbre is a treehouse company in Grenoble, France. Each treehouse they build is one of a kind and designed for each individual tree and client. I was really impressed with all the different designs they’ve come up with so far and the high level of craftmanship. The treehouse pictured here is especially cool […]

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