Home is not just a mere place of dwelling anymore. It is much more than that. People all over the world build unique and unusual houses and feel great about it.
Here are some unique homes you will have a good time reading about:
1. The Hobbit House
This house was built in Wales, by a photographer with all the natural material and just $5,200. They remind of hobbit houses in the movie LOTR and look equally cute, both from the inside and outside.
2. The Flintstone House
The Flintstone inspired house in Malibu, California is one of a kind indeed and looks as if it just stepped right out of the cartoon. The one BHK is fully equipped with a large living area, a huge kitchen, and even Wi-Fi.
3. The skinniest house in the world
Located in Poland, the Keret house is practically crammed between two large structures. Even though it might look really tiny, it is comfortable on the inside. See for yourself.
4. The stone house
This is like, ‘literally living under the rock.’ This house is in Portugal and is known as Casa do Penedo, meaning house of the rock. Earlier, it was a private holiday destination but now it has become a museum of relics and photos from Penedo’s history.
5. The spaceship house
The spaceship-shaped houses are known as Futuro and are designed by Matti Suuronen. They are located in different parts of the world but you will find the majority of them in Finland which is the hometown of the architect.
6. The Shoe house
Looking like an elf’s shoe, this one is the cutest you will ever see. Situated in a park, in the Netherlands, it is the main attraction for visitors.
7. The Seashell House
Ever thought how it would feel like to be living in a shell? It could be something like this one. This house is designed by Javier Senosiain and is in Mexico City. Besides being shell-shaped, the house has a wall of colored mosaic which asserts a terrific rainbow effect.
8. The Hotel Boeing 727
Welcome aboard!! A real airplane Boeing 727 from 1965 has been converted into a hotel in Costa Rica. One of its kind hotels, it is located in the National Park from where you can see an amazing view of the forest.
9. The egg-shaped tree House
Located in Whistler mountain in British Columbia, it was designed and built by Joel Allen. It has been built around a tree and has an amazingly modern structure. It has a built-in storage space, several differently shaped windows, and a wonderfully cozy ambiance.
10. Another egg-shaped mobile house
It looks exactly like an egg, for it is a white colored oval-shaped structure. Built by a Belgian architectural firm, it is named as Blob VB3. It has a bathroom and a bed, and the rest of the space is for storage.
11. Soccer Ball shaped home
This soccer-ball-shaped house in Japan has a benefit of being earthquake resistance. Designed by Kimidori Housing on 25th May 2006, it was priced less than $15,000.
12. Crocodile shaped house
Build in Ivory Coast’ss capital Abidjan, 2008, September, this house is shaped like a crocodile. Designed by artist Moussa Kalo, who died before it could finish, the house was then taken care by his apprentice Thierry Atta.
13. House on top of a Rock
Built on a singleton rock surrounded by Drina river, this cute little dream house is in the Serbian town of Bajina Basta. It was built in 1968 by a group of young men who decided that the stranded rock was an ideal place for a small home.
14. Mushroom house
Built on the lines of Mushroom house designs by Pierre Cardin, these upstate NY homes are designed by Jame Johnson. The house is built within the stone walls, surrounded by trees and river. Consists of 5 pods, it has two bedrooms, kitchen, dining, and even a Jacuzzi.
15. The upside-down house
Like the movie upside down, the house looks like it is situated in a world below our world. Standing on its roof, this house was built as a tourist attraction by polish architect Kaludiusz Golos and Sebastian Mikiciuk. Located in Trassenheide, Germany, it allows visitors to see the world from a different perspective.