Cross Box House with Simple Interior Design

Cross Box House with Simple Interior Design
French Architect firm Clément Gillet (CG Architectes) designs a modern house made of four 40 feet shipping containers.
Above 1,120 square feet in Pont Péan, France, this house is suitable for a single family residence. Eco friendly and sustainable housing are the advantages of the house architecture, beside the main attention of this project is to make a solution for answering the challenge of low cost housing with environmental issues, the architect said. Industrial architectural housing approach as a way to construct the house in lower cost.
industrial housing construction, arrange four chipping containers into two boxes
industrial housing construction, arrange four chipping containers into two boxes
constructing the cross box house made of cargo containers
constructing the cross box house made of cargo containers
Looking at the facade, layered two big boxes are the main construction. Green and black colored boxes recycled from old shipping containers with touching of garden lanscape and roof top garden provide modern house exterior with environmental friendly housing. Beautiful courtyard decorate a shaded entrance and a carpark site under the crossing of the shipping containers.

modern shipping container house with courtyard, the cross box
 modern shipping container house with courtyard, the cross box
a carport and a shaded entrance under the crossing box of the house
a carport and a shaded entrance under the crossing box of the house
a carport and a shaded entrance

The house interior:

Entering the two floors house, living room with simple modern design situated in the first floor. On the second floor, three comfortable bedrooms are also presented with simple modern interior. Simple decoration give a cozy looking to the rooms.
living room with simple modern design style
living room with simple modern design style
simple modern living room with tv and aquarium
simple modern living room with tv and aquarium
simple small lounge space design
simple small lounge space design
Photographer: Javier Callejas