Behind the door
Some houses in the world are downright weird. From the outside, they may seem like houses you wouldn’t want to live in, but if you saw what they are inside you would understand their prices. These houses have deceptive exterior.
At the end of the day when you live in it you don’t have to look outside, do you?
Here are some unique buildings that have been built among the tree tops in Sweden. Not only is the accommodation weird, it has different options for different tastes ̵
The strangest room you can book from miles away is The Mirror Cube. You will remember staying here as it is almost invisible from the outside. Works wonders when you want some peace and quiet.
In the mirror cube
Once you get to the end of the rope bridge you are in the cube. There is a double bed, a bathroom and even a terrace! Six windows offer panoramic views of the breathtaking forest outside. The tree on which the room rests goes right through the cube.
And when you get tired of the view, there is even free Wi-Fi. This is something you wouldn’t expect if you stayed in an isolated cube among the trees.
The Drina River House was nothing more than a safe haven for swimmers in 1968 when they were looking for a nice place to relax after a swim.
The canopy was gradually built until it became his own home. The outside is already a beautiful home for its surroundings, but the inside has one thing that rivals it.
The river house inside
The little house has everything a person needs to live comfortably. The most splendid of all, however, is the view you get when you choose to peek out of the spacious window. This house would be a fantastic place to stay on vacation.
The house has been rebuilt a total of seven times over and over again! Hopefully the river will not break it down anytime soon. However, if you’re looking for something a little more secure, you’ll really like the next one.
Underground house in Australia
The desert may not be your first choice when it comes to life, the heat is certainly a turnoff. In the town of Coober Pedy, even locals feel uncomfortable every day due to the temperatures. So some have decided to go to the ground where it is cooler.
Mad Max 3 was filmed in this area and has become a popular tourist destination in recent years. Which would surprise you if you looked at the town’s houses that are on the surface.
Once you find yourself in one of the underground buildings that the Coober Pedy has to offer, you will find tranquility in this elegant interior. The cool and casual accommodation is similar to all other underground places in the city, such as museums or hotels.
Whoever made this special made it very spacious as it only takes a shovel of effort to expand the house. In fact, the cost of living underground is much cheaper than traditional surface housing.
Dick Clark’s flint house
The flints made life look simple in the Stone Age. Now someone has taken inspiration from the cartoon and brought their way of living to life.
Dick Clark had a beautiful 2,500 square foot mansion that was built especially for him. The house should appear subtle in the rocky region. The house in Malibu isn’t just beautiful on the outside.
In the bedrock
The house even has a private beach with peaceful views. The interior has ornate stone throughout and has a natural look to the bathroom and bedroom. The animal print textiles really bring it together as a Flintstones house.
You would think that dinosaur garbage disposal, the woolly mammoth vacuum, and the dishwasher would be standard in the house. The house is actually on the market and the price is $ 2.5 million. Would you pay to join the Flintstones family?
This stunning home is just 10 minutes outside of Nishiogikubo Station in Tokyo. The foreign house tries to define modern living at its finest. Komada Architects are the ones who stand behind this property.
The house may seem a bit plain on the outside, but inside it has something your child will never get tired of. You will hear their joy endlessly.
In the SLIDE house
This three story slide house in Japan has a regular staircase on one side of the house and a slide on the other that you can use to slide all the slides down to the first floor.
The structure consists of 9 units built around a central courtyard. It takes its name from the way each unit is connected by a stair net, which in turn creates slide plates throughout the outside area. Who said adults don’t want to have fun either?
The Keret House, Poland
The Keret House, which is inserted between two existing buildings, is only 92 to 152 centimeters wide.
The narrow infill was built between two existing structures from two historical periods and looks more like an art installation than a home. But inside, the semi-transparent, windowless structure doesn’t seem nearly as claustrophobic as one would think …
In the Keret house
The house is on the property with a size of 92 centimeters at the narrowest point and 152 centimeters at the widest point.
“This is why it initially seems impossible to create living space within such a premise. Keret House aims to contradict this false image and at the same time expand the concept of the impossible architecture, ”says architect Jakub Szczesny.
Water tower house, Belgium
This 30 meter high water tower in the Belgian village of Steenokkerzeel was originally built between 1938 and 1941. It operated until the 1990s and was even used as a watchtower by the Nazis when they took over Belgium during World War II.
In 2007, Bham Design Studio set about completely renovating the former water tower, known simply as the Chateau d’eau, and converting it into a single-family home. Now its interior is breathtaking.
In the water tower house
The overall design is minimal and many of the original elements such as the main water guide, concrete ceilings and stairs, and the huge 250,000 liter water basin have been retained to maintain the building’s strong identity.
While the space serves as a private residence for the owners (a couple), once or twice a month they rent part of the building for exclusive events.
Hobbit Town, Wales
Tired of paying a heavy mortgage every month, Simon and Jasmine Dales decided to build their own eco-friendly home with just $ 4,000.
In a few months, Simon – who had no previous experience in architecture or carpentry – built a house that wasn’t out of place in a “Lord of the Rings” movie. Inside and outside.
In the hobbit house
The spacious home was excavated from a large Welsh hill, giving the couple plenty of real estate for their money.
Unfortunately, the house fell victim to a fire on New Year’s Day 2018 and the couple decided to put the property up for sale instead of rebuilding it. And they are not the only environmentally friendly builders whose beautiful homes have been seriously compromised.
Freedom Cove, Canada
Catherine King and Wayne Adams spent more than $ 1 million on their swimming paradise – all using the most basic of tools.
Wayne isn’t a fan of power tools and instead chose to do most of the work with a good ol ‘hammer and saw – and even attach the platforms to the bay bed to protect it from storms – to keep them nice and cozy inside can.
In the floating house
The unique British Columbia home has a variety of platforms and rooms including an art gallery, dance floor and lighthouse that doubles as a shower – all with Wayne’s own hands.
Catherine and Wayne recycle, grow their own food, drink from waterfalls, and produce electricity from solar panels. And it seems that floating houses are popular in the pond too.
Hamish McKenzie has been looking for spare parts to expand his collection of houseboats since the mid-1980s. The row of moored apartments is nicknamed “Britain’s Craziest Street”.
There are old buses, missiles, and planes that have merged into the boats that have gotten crazier over the years. One of them is on sale for £ 325,000; The listing encourages prospective buyers to look inside for the full experience.
In the houseboat
The property features a microwave mailbox and tractor-wheeled windows. You can actually rent it out on AirBNB if you’re not ready to sign a mortgage for it. There’s even a quiz sheet for guests to find out about all of the weird things that make it up.
Now that you’ve seen the interiors, are you ready to get a quote on one of these quirky homes?