Arquitectura Orgánica built this amazing house in 2006 for a young couple who wanted something different from the conventional homes.
Solaleya, The Green Rotating Home:
Solaleya is 90% made of wood, round shaped house with huge windows allowing sun daylong for natural lighting. You can rotate the house following the sun and 'the energy used for a 360 deg rotation equals a vacuum cleaner round in the entire house.'
'It's a 17,000 square foot gouge in the earth that dates back to a 1930s sandstone mine in Festus, Missouri'.
Klein Bottle House:
The Klein bottle house was designed by McBride Charles Ryan, and the unusual home design takes its inspiration from the 19th century invention - Klein bottle: it is a certain non-orientable surface, i.e., a surface (a two-dimensional manifold) with no distinct "inner" and "outer" sides. The house recently won the Harold Desbrowe-Annear award in architecture. More...
Many may think that living under the ground does not make much sense, but one needs to rethink once the summer temperatures of these deserts of South Australia are brought into the picture, many residents preferred to live in caves in the hillsides. More...
Fabergeegg Shaped House:
This four-story estate spread over 342-square-meters is a replica of a huge Fabergéegg, its positioned on Ulitsa Mashkova, a side lane of the idiosyncratic Chistiye Prudy zone (Moscow).
Earth House Estate Lättenstrasse located in Dietikon, Switzerland was designed by Swiss architect Vetsch Architektur. The main intention of building an earth house is not as a comparison to traditional residential houses built on the ground but: 'Not to live under or in the ground, but with it.' More...
Airplane Homes by Max Power. Its offering reused Boeing aircrafts as private residences. More...
This house reminds us of town of Bedrock in the Stone Age era - The Flintstones. More...
This is a low impact woodland family house of Moabi in Wales. It was built by Moabi, & his father-in-law with the help from passers by & visiting friends. It took about 4 months, about 1000-1500 man-hours & £3000 to create it.
This is from Italy. More...
Upside Down Houses:
Soccer Ball-shaped House:
Barier is a soccer ball-shaped house manufactured by World Window. It offers a safe, living space, multi-functional, elegant and playful space, emphasizing each individual's personality. 'A soccer ball with which you played in your childhood gets bigger like a dream ball and appears as a place to live in.'
The 419-square-metre (4,508-sq-foot) concrete and glass structure is a 1.6 million dollar toilet-shaped house designed to promote Sim Jae-Duck's tireless project for cleaner loos worldwide.
Guitar Shaped House:
Elvis L. Carden, an award-winning songwriter is the owner of this 3,800 square foot guitar-shaped house located in Fayetteville, Georgia. It's a cool home.
Shoe Shaped House:
This is 25 feet tall and contains five stories in Hallam, Pennsylvania, along the Lincoln Highway and was built by shoe salesman Mahlon Haines in 1948 as a form of advertisement.
Fish Shaped House:
Its located on Mathews Street in Berkeley.
Cube House, Rotterdam, Holland:
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Egyptian House, Off Delaney, Gurnee:
Hovercraft House, New Mexico:
Planet House, Pensacola Beach, Florida:
Saucer House, Monica Blvd, West Hollywood:
Saxophone House, Orinda, California:
Ship House, Dalmatia, Croatia:
Spaceship House, Chattanooga, TN:
Hat House, Erie Avenue, Cincinnati:
Kettle House, Galveston, Texas:
Best Modeled Airplanes.
Second Skin For Your Car.
Jun 18, 2009
Collection of ‘Unusual, Unique And Interesting Houses From Around The World’ for you.