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Eco-Friendly Crossbox House by CG Architectes

By • Feb 2, 2011

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The Crossbox by French Architect firm Clément Gillet Architectes is an eco-friendly prefabricated single family residence (1,120 sq ft) located in Pont Péan, France.

The house has been made by recycling old shipping containers and making them livable.

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Cross Box 1 750x562 Eco Friendly Crossbox House by CG Architectes
Cross Box 4 750x562 Eco Friendly Crossbox House by CG Architectes

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The CrossBox project by CG Architectes:

““This project is a prototype of a Three-dimensional modular and industrialized house, built with four 40’shipping containers. The aim of this project is to build a low cost architect’s housing with high focus on environmental issues. With a industrial approach, the construction time is reduced, as the prices are getting down.

Each volume presents a very simple design: living area on the ground floor, and three bedrooms on the first floor. The crossing of the two boxes provides a covered entrance and a carport.”

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Photos by: Javier Callejas

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