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At first glance, this appears to be an old lunar lander, but it’s just one of the coolest and geekiest homes you’ll ever come across, located on the banks of the Columbia River. Architect Kurt Hughes actually modeled this hexagon-shaped living space after a real lunar lander, complete with three steel beams that lead to a staircase. Inside the 250-square-foot home, you’ll first notice a large geodesic dome skylight, a kitchenette, and even a full bathroom. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“Hughes applies his thirty years experience as a boat designer to resolve challenges of creating such a compact space. a small ladder leads below deck where a bed sleeping two people is neatly positioned. Upstairs, a small outdoor deck offers a space to look upon the surrounding wildlife,” reports Design Boom.