In the modern society, when you look around, you find that every house has the same look, same design and nothing is quite different. You stand out in your porch and look around and you see a uniformity that borders on dreariness. Yet, more and more people are letting their imaginations soar and build houses that are unique; that epitomize their personalities and fantasies. That sets them apart from the rest.
Unique houses have come into vogue and it looks like they are staying. Different shape, different size, different color and what not. Such unique houses are sprouting up right before our eyes. Not only are they aesthetically different, with advancement in architecture, are also more efficient and effective than the normal houses. Its increase in popularity has seen a downpour of architectural firms specializing in such different and unique designs, catering to different price ranges. Here, compiled for your benefit are 27 unique home designs that range from plain bizarre to jaw dropping wonder. Yet, they are all guaranteed to stoke your imagination and raise the question of what if? They are different; they know it and they flaunt it!
Turns You On Your Head
Ever since it was built in Poland in 2007, it has gone on to become something of a landmark in Northern Poland.
Nestled between the mountains, this Arcadian style of architecture is too good not to say Lovely!
The Polish certainly know how to build them. The Crooked House (Krzywy Domek) was built in 2004 and is part of a shopping center.
Snow White Anyone?
Even though its named the Hobbit house, does it not remind you of a certain character created by the Grimm brothers?
The creepy attic and creepier iron fence might send shivers up your spine at first but it still has an unquestionable charm to it.
This one here is our old bunker house furnished to modern sophistication that leaves you to spend more days bunked up!
The Psycho House, as it is popularly known, has been mainly built for film sets and has since been a tourist attractor in many places.
The Witch’s House
Another house design straight from the yards of hollywood, Beverly Hills to be exact, has prominently been built elsewhere as a tourist attraction.
The Swiss Flavor
Modelled on the famous Swiss Chalet houses, it is a bit of an old style that still finds takers.
Dig up a house
The Sunken House is one of the weirdest houses ever designed. Built into the ground, it certainly can be a scary prospect to live here at night!
Some people take math way too seriously! This house guarantees you quite a view at all right angles.
Bahnar Communal House
This one is from Vietnam. Built by the Bahnar ethnic group, it is one of the most important buildings in a Bahnar village.
World FLEX Home
A visionary house billed as the ‘future house’, it is quite literally ahead of its times with its efficient design that promises strength and flexibility.
Bring the A house
Known as both the A house as well as the Triangle house, this house certainly packs in.
No Space, No Worry
The Thin house design has perhaps caught on more than any other design showcased here due to its, well, cost efficiency.
Out of the world
Called many a name since it was built, this house certainly captivates and delights in equal measure.
This old yet delightful design seems to not loose its rustic charm through the passage of time.
The Hobbit Holes
Fans of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy might need no introduction to this. The Hobbit Hole design has been extremely popular for years now.
The Batak House
Eye-catching and certainly enthralling, these houses are quite common in Indonesia among the Batak community.
Quite like the Rapunzel house, the cone house is a one-off that still captivates with its length and pastoral aura.
Woods and Stones
Another throwback into the old era, the house is built with woods and stones making it more of a primate in the modern era.
Fairytale comes alive
Some fairytales do come alive! This house design could make the little girl in you pur with happiness.
Boulder or House?
Crafted from the boulder next to it, it blends in perfectly with the rest of the scene to provide a camouflage that is hard to pick out.
Based on the ol’ barn, this design would sync in perfectly with the rural land.
This beauty ain’t as unique as the rest of the designs but it still is pretty special, especially when it is snowing.
Small Yet Colorful
Even though it is small in stature, the design and the coloring certainly brightens up even your most boring day.
The tent shape accentuated by its extraordinarily big roof and the fact that it is almost exclusively built by wood makes it unique beyond doubt.