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Schwimmhaus, a Compact Modern Houseboat

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Crafted with outmost elegance by German architects Confused-Direction, Schwimmhaus is a compact modern houseboat that keeps in tune with the tranquil environment that it ventures into. Built with eco-friendliness in mind, the houseboat sports a green roof and is being fabricated out of salvaged wood from an old farm house in addition to other sustainable building materials. Set for completion this spring, an inflatable model of Schwimmhaus threads the waters of Hunte River for now. The interiors of this green houseboat are also crafted to match the simple yet ergonomic style of the boat and the sustainable design the project aims to achieve. – via Inhabitat

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  1. dalibor said:
    November 8, 2008

    i live in belgrade, and there is a hostel here on the river Danube. because of it`s closest relation with river, it is very popular and often published in local comnity.
    every idea that connects men and river for me is nice, and this houseboat colud by my dream house.

    thanks for sharing this with all of us :-)

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