Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floor

Tiny home living often seems like it’s a couple’s dream living arrangement. Although, French tiny house company Baluchon is here to show you that tiny home living with children is possible.

Valhalla is one of their many popular designs, and this one, in particular, is home to Léna, Lambert, and their son Isaac. It features an inverted loft space, an upstairs lounge, and a child’s bedroom on the main floor. There is also more to this tiny home than meets the eye, as you are about to find out below.

tiny house baluchon 15 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorValhalla by Baluchon is a six-meter tiny home with a striking two-tone cladding of red cedar and white-painted siding. Five open support beams are present on each end of the house, along with two panoramic windows and three circular ones. Adding a burst of color is the blue front door, roof, and window frames.

Even though Valhalla looks small on the outside, looks can be deceiving. Thanks to single-slope architecture and extra height partnered with roof ladders, a family’s everyday needs are well catered for inside this home.

tiny house baluchon 1 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorBlack cabinetry in the kitchen contrasts beautifully against the solid oak worktops and exposed beams above. In the heart of the tiny home, this kitchen also has everything a family needs to cook up a storm.

tiny house baluchon 19 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorThere’s a fridge, sink, mini-oven, hot plates with a gas bottle, hot water tank, and a double-flow CMV. At the end of the cabinets is a staircase that offers access to a mezzanine floor used as a living room.

tiny house baluchon 3 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorOpposite the kitchen, you’ll find a spacious office fitted with an RJ45 socket. Above the office space is a seamless set of floating stairs leading up to the master bedroom. The first two steps are located under the desk so that traffic isn’t obstructed.

tiny house baluchon 10 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorFor the lucky couple who gets to call Valhalla home, a gorgeous bedroom awaits. A window stretches from one end to the other to allow plenty of natural light, while the light wooden walls add to the brightness. This bedroom is accessible via the floating staircase from the office area, and it has plenty of room for a double bed and a removable oak nightstand.

tiny house baluchon 12 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorYou will also notice that the master bedroom is deceivingly spacious. You can remove the nightstand to include a bigger bed or more storage.

tiny house baluchon 18 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorThe height of this tiny home allows for multiple areas of separation. Living space is located just above the kitchen on a second layer, which sits adjacent to the third storey leading to the master bedroom.

tiny house baluchon 4 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorAs quaint as the living room is, it still has plenty of space for two shelves, a coffee table, and a sofa that can be folded out to provide space for a guest to sleep. Plenty of natural light is also let in with three windows on either end.

tiny house baluchon 6 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorAs if a guest sofa and master bedroom weren’t enough, there is another bedroom for a child on the ground floor. This has two wardrobes and can fit two children’s beds or a double bed. Thanks to vibrant yellow curtains in place, it can be separated from the rest of the tiny home.

tiny house baluchon 9 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorThis room, too, benefits from natural light, courtesy of a long window and light color scheme. Contrasting wooden beams add to the character.

tiny house baluchon 13 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorAs connected as this room is to the rest of the home, it gains all its privacy from the two wardrobes and centrally positioned curtains.

tiny house baluchon 5 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorThe bathroom carries on the natural color scheme of the rest of the home. It features a dry toilet with a stainless-steel bucket and chip compartment and shelving for toiletries. A large, opening window is also well positioned for air and light.

tiny house baluchon 14 - Stunning tiny house features inverted loft space with lounge upstairs and kids’ room on main floorAn 80 x 80cm shower completes the picture, with as much room as you would typically have to wash in a typical home.

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