Oikos Cottage

David Baty designed this ultra-compact straw bale dwelling, based on his experience with sailboats, as an exercise in affordable, environmentally friendly basic shelter.

He asked me to make a drawing that communicated its features, and in the process I suggested a few tweaks to the design, of course.

The number of features, including storage, nested into 378 square feet (bale walls included) is amazing.

Axonometric view of Oikos Cottage. Click for larger version.
Axonometric view of Oikos Cottage
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