Exterior, House Building Type, Apartment Building Type, and Concrete Siding Material Along a cul-de-sac in the densely populated Vietnamese capital of Ho Chi Minh City, a 194-square-foot plot slotted tightly between two other buildings becomes the site for a family's bright and lofty home.
Created by KHUÔN Studio in collaboration with architect Phan Khac Tung, this compact home broke the convention of being built around a single vertical core. Instead, it works around the site's height restrictions to create three floors (a mezzanine level, reading loft, and terrace).  Photo 5 of 10 in Dwell’s Top 10 Small Spaces of 2017 from See How This Compact Home in Vietnam Makes the Most of 194 Square Feet