Minimal house

An overview of projects, products and exclusive articles about minimal house

Project • By Leonardo MarchesiRural

House in Colares

The project of the house in Colares stared with a topographical research in mind, finding the most dramatic cliff between Cascais and Cabo da Roca, for a weekend house, on the west coast of Portugal, at the closest point to the Americas on European land. The site is located in the Parque Natural de Sintra-Cascais, just between the famous Lighthouse of Cabo da Roca and the nearby Santuário da Peninha, it is part of a territory which is constellated by windmills and local production of wine. The plot itself has first been spotted on Google Maps and has been further investigated for planning permissions to the local authorities, it is located at the very end of the Rua das Piroletas in the one and the only land left unbuilt since the... More

Project • By KODD BUREAUApartments


The location and the resulting image of the project at the initial stage set the basis for the idea. All elements of the interior are brought into the exact balance of volumes and colors, textures and materials, as well as in the fullness of decor items. The house is surrounded by a pine forest, with a low floor the windows are at the level of the tree crowns. The surroundings bring natural colors and materials to the interior, while the interior is shaped by a structure that unites the living areas. Everything is as flexible as possible to erase the framing contour of the apartment. Technical issues are minimized or visually hidden to give the space as natural as possible. There is the required number of lamps, electricians, ventilation is... More

Project • By IN-EXPATHousing

The Loft Box

With a clean, white interior, the Loft Box is a minimalist's dream come true that goes beyond the conventional floor plan. While simplicity reigns in this home, a complex configuration of spaces ensure it’s bright and spacious inside out. False ceilings were removed in favour of a double-volume loft space, bringing fresh air and diffused light into the interior. More

Project • By Comelite Architecture Structure and Interior DesignPrivate Houses

Modern Beach House Design

As an expression of calmness and relaxation, CAS designed this Modern Beach House Design in Abu Dhabi, UAE in cool modern & minimalist lines. With a boundary wall on three sides, the low-height profile of the home is complemented with a stunning landscape that includes mango, coconut, almonds, & date trees. There are 3 small houses, a larger guest house, & even a kitchen structure on the rear side. Every space captures the great outdoor views & enhances them with active landscape interventions. More
front view from the lake
entrance with sheltered parking place
internal gallery

Project • By AT26 architectsApartments

HMN_single family house by the lake

This house is located in small Austrian Town named Kittsee, near by the Slovakian/Austrian borders. It is a part of brand new condominium on the Town´s edge with the Lake as a central point. House is contains three floors, 2nd floor is entrnce floor and it is connected to the 1st and 3rd by the starwais. Main floor with living room nad kitchen connected to the exterior with the lake is the lower one. Technical support of the house is also located here. 2nd floor contains from entrance hall, washing and drying unit, bath room, guest´s room and two rooms of the kids. On the 3rd floor is located master bedroom with bath room of the young couple and large terrase with beautifull view on the lake. Architecture of this simple house is abso... More