Swedish cabin with roof top garden and retractable outdoor kitchen

The Swedish company Jabo has launched “Steps 15,” a small prefab house with a lot of ingenious features. The outdoor staircase that leads up to the roof terrace has plant containers and hides a retractable outdoor kitchen.  On the opposite side is placed a small storage room and a bench that also conceals storage. Large sliding glass doors and windows on three sides make this a very contemporary guest house, hobby room or cabin. “Steps 15” is designed by architect Rahel Belatchew Lerdell.

 

 

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    9 COMMENTS

    1. Larry October 15, 2013 at 8:21 pm

      Beautifully simple
      Elegant solutions
      Plans for America?

    2. Angela October 16, 2013 at 2:50 am

      Unsual and attractive! I’d like to see more photos of the inside.

    3. Jay Olstead October 16, 2013 at 4:45 am

      The” Prius”, is our first home designed by Ragsdale Homes ” Next Generation Series” of Tiny Homes. We, too, have also designed a tiny home with an observation deck. See our home on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF7X-y4xaCI Additional videos of exterior and interior are located near the first video. ciao, Jay

    4. admin October 17, 2013 at 9:38 am

      @ Larry. I have asked Jabo and they said, they have no plans for America right now
      @Angela. Unfortunately there isn’t any photos of the inside 🙁

    5. Shelia June 19, 2014 at 3:48 pm

      @Angela, I suspect that the inside is simply a room. I’m guessing you could install a tiny bathroom since water is somehow plumbed to the retractable kitchen.

    6. Isabelle January 28, 2015 at 9:32 am

      Smart 🙂
      Any plans for France ?

    7. leigh james May 26, 2015 at 11:33 am

      This is so awesome, I really want one as it beats a garden shed any day. The only thing I would add to this quirky cabin is a equally quirky weathervane like this one – http://www.cuckooland.com/dnc/cuckooland/product/42756/wine-weather-vane-by-the-profiles-range

    8. james payne July 2, 2015 at 8:57 pm

      Curious to know cost of this creation? Would be very interested in something like this for an office setting versus a residence.

    9. gerard van limborgh June 5, 2016 at 7:08 am

      Beautiful ideas!

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