Modern one-story affordable house built on narrow lot of tropical area in Vietnam. This affordable house becomes living space of couple and their little baby. With one bedroom house design concept, this house design has ability to expand to create more spaces in the future. With 5 meters wide and 23 meters length/depth, this tropical house design can become one of narrow plot house plans that you are looking for to build modern living spaces on narrow site of yours.
Although constructed under the tight budget, both exterior and interior design of this low-cost house is really beautiful. In fact you can take the economical decorating design both inside and outside this small house design as your next home improvement project. With perforated bricks, mortar cement, and reinforced concrete columns as framed structure, and skillion roof or mono-pitched roof structure this economical house sure is really simple, but full of its detailed uniqueness decoration and interior accents. The mono pitched roof house designs really bring practicability construction and of course on budget.
From the street view, after walking through grass paving, square frontyard constructed with cement flooring surrounded by bush lush vegetation and hollow concrete block fencing become front area of this house. The front of house has double layers wall to anticipate the harsh of sunlight because this house faces the west. First layer is decorative concrete blocks wall as screen wall. The custom made decorative concrete block has hollow with triangular pattern. The patterned decorative concrete blocks applied because it has function, yet beautiful as both exterior and interior house decorating item. The custom molded patterned concrete block become sunscreen of the interior, yet bring fresh air inside the house. The natural sunlight that can pass through the holes makes the interior brighter but not excessive.
Second layer of front house elevation is glass curtain wall. The glass curtain wall structure applied behind the patterned decorative concrete blocks wall, so it is inside the house. The glass curtain wall applied because it brings advantages to this house rather than its disadvantages. The glass curtain wall can be easily opened and closed so home owner can control the air flow inside this modern one-story affordable house. That is one example of many benefits using glass curtain wall.
The entrance door has concrete U-shaped structure. Yup, the door seems wide because it’s also functioned as a garage door for two motorcycles. Behind the entrance door there is spacious large space divided into several zones. Right behind front door is tiny garage for two motorcycles. After that, the floor elevated and become shoes area, inner bed planting, living room, and kitchen area. Yup, next to living room that has custom built L-shaped sofa, inner bedding plants exist under window skylight roof apertures. Between inner garden bed and kitchen area, a decorative concrete blocks re-applied for contemporary house interior decorating. Under that square shape decorative concrete blocks part of wall, custom built-in floating concrete bench created. The bench becomes additional seating of living room.
Natural woods seating sofa at living room really unique. Between kitchen area and living rooms there is wood partition as part of natural wood seating sofa furniture. For the kitchen, L-shaped type kitchen installed along with simple white subway tile backsplash. Right at the center of kitchen, dining table and chair furniture placed.
After simple modern kitchen, large bedroom exist along with pathway to bathroom at rear part of house. The bedroom has window open to tiny inner courtyard. The tiny inner courtyard placed between bedroom and bathroom. To bring more accents to this small inner courtyard, raw exposed perforated bricks of bathroom laundry room combo structure retained. The bathroom itself also has more tiny openings of garden courtyard next to it. While the bathroom has concrete ceiling roof, the area between small tiny courtyard of bedroom and bathroom has transparent roof. The small garden courtyard with lush vegetation and decorative plants with transparent plastic roof has own advantage to support local culture. As you know, many Asians drying theirs cloths under natural sunlight, so the small garden courtyard with transparent roof becomes drying cloth area. This function bring great advantage as you know if you have baby, means the laundry increased.
This small house design style is really simple. Raw polished cement flooring combined with wooden furniture, gray color concrete block, and neutralize with whiteness walls. This modern one-story affordable house built on narrow lot indeed has many design and decorating ideas to steal and applied from your next home improvement project. Such as: custom wood seating furniture, inner bedding plants, inner small garden courtyard, bedroom open to courtyard, transparent plastic roof, decorative patterned concrete blocks, double layer walls, etc. Below is narrow lot house plan of the house. Credit & source: Khuon Studio.