Villa Circuitus, the first round house in Sweden to meet passive house standards –
This pretty circular house in Båstad, Sweden, was on the market earlier this year –
Beautifully located just off the beach, it was apparently build decades ago as some sort of outbuilding for the neighboring Hotel Riviera. Later it was converted into a vacation home, and later still into a permanent residence. Simple, elegant, and very cool.
Designed by Kjellgren Kaminsky Architecture, this round house was recently built in Borlänge, Sweden. Apparently it’s nearly air-tight, exemplifying the kind of energy efficient, eco-friendly design that is needed in these oil-spilling, climate-changing times.
Here is its floor plan –