The design for this 2,156 square foot residence located in Dallas, Texas is intended to be a simple, compact, energy efficient, maintenance free and sustainable home for speculative purposes.

In the design, two distinct “cube” forms are inter-connected. Each cube element is scaled and rotated with respect to the applied zoning parameters, building code requirements, and topographic conditions. Each cube is designed and constructed using a 4’ building module thus allowing for maximum materials efficiency and minimum waste.

The unique site characteristics and zoning restrictions required the building to have two, off-street parking spaces at level one, leaving the main living areas at level two and three. A central stairway connects each level and provides organization to the open plan.

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Modern home with Exterior. Photo  of Cube House
Modern home with Outdoor. Photo 2 of Cube House
Modern home with Exterior. Photo 3 of Cube House
Modern home with Outdoor, Side Yard, Grass, Large Patio, Porch, Deck, and Decking Patio, Porch, Deck. Photo 4 of Cube House
Modern home with Kitchen, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Dishwasher, Microwave, Range, Granite Counter, Laminate Cabinet, Medium Hardwood Floor, Stone Slab Backsplashe, Ceiling Lighting, and Undermount Sink. Photo 5 of Cube House
Modern home with Bath Room. Photo 6 of Cube House
Modern home with Outdoor, Rooftop, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, and Decomposed Granite Patio, Porch, Deck. Photo 7 of Cube House
Modern home with Outdoor, Front Yard, and Small Patio, Porch, Deck. Photo 8 of Cube House
Modern home with Exterior, House Building Type, Green Roof Material, Stucco Siding Material, and Flat RoofLine. Photo 9 of Cube House
Builder
  • CCM
Photographer
  • Jason Franz

Overview

Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Full Baths
  • 2
  • Partial Baths
  • 1
  • Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Style
  • Modern
  • Year
  • 2007
  • Square Feet
  • 2156