Ana Lisa

Fantastic Prefab Read-Nest is a Tiny Wooden Cube Perfect for Booklovers

by , 10/21/11


Green Materials,Prefab Housing,Air quality,danish design,small house,denmark,Denmark Prefab,birch,natural light,skylight,flexible interiors,local materials,sustainable wood

Read-Nest is a pre-fabricated structure, so no noise, scrap materials, wood dust or builders are necessary to build it. The tiny wooden box could land in any garden, forest or even an urban terrace, causing very little damage to the environment. Read-Nest is completely made from local and sustainable birch.

Vertical wooden boards were used on the outside and the interiors, including the square shelves and the foldable bed and table were built from the same species of plywood. Its design not only makes it flexible for transportation, its internal features could also be adapted to the owner’s needs and personal tastes while optimizing space.

+ Dorte Mandrup Architects

Photo © Torben Eskerod & Thomas Mandrup-Poulsen

Via Plataforma Arquitectura

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2 Comments

  1. Ana Lisa Ana Lisa Alperovich October 27, 2011 at 6:17 pm

    Hi Lynn, we have no info on the price but you could try emailing the architects
    INFO@DORTEMANDRUP.DK
    Good luck!

  2. Lynn Mooney October 26, 2011 at 9:54 am

    This would change my life. How much does it cost? I clicked on all the links but couldn’t find any information about purchasing.

    Thanks,
    Lynn M.

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