09 Feb '12, 4pm

House Built From Shipping Containers is High Tech Chic

House Built From Shipping Containers is High Tech Chic

Architect Patrick Partouche has designed Maison Container Lille, a 2100 square foot house built entirely from eight shipping containers. That would be interesting on its own; He has left them in a really rough and ready form with the original doors left on, acting as brise soleil or can be closed for security. It is also another good example of how architects can subvert building regulations; I suspect that sloping roofs are a requirement.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/house-built-ship...

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