Ruben model is a simple 3-bedroom bungalow house design with total floor area of 82.0 square meters. This concept can be built in a lot with minimum lot frontage with of 10 meters maintaining 1.5 meters setback on both side. With the present layout, the setback at the back is 2 meters and front at 3 meters thereby requiring at least 167 square meter lot area.
Simple hip roof, grey colored walls and combination of brick wall and white color on the left side, aluminum frame windows and long span pre-painted roofing are the exterior features of this 3-bedroom bungalow house design.
Below are the 4 elevations of the house detailing the minute features of the house. The front view shows the wood panel door entrance, aluminum frame window, brick wall accents and plant box at the front.
Top view of the house showing the roof plan.
Going into details with the floor plan below. The small porch at the front will welcome you, with small plant box and covered by concrete roof slab. Opening the main entrance door will lead you to the living room which opens until the dining area. The living room is 10.5 square meters, dining is 10.9 square meters and kitchen is 7.8 square meters. Kitchen next to the dining opens to the rear part of the house which is the service area that will serve as dirty kitchen and laundry area. The setback at the back is 2 meters which can be utilized for many other purposes.
Going on to the left side of the house, this is where the 3 bedrooms and bathrooms are located. The Master’s bedroom or bedroom 1 has a floor area of 9.3 square meters with built-in cabinet and en-suite bath. Bedroom 2 & 3 share a common bathroom with built-in cabinets for each room.
This house is still considered as small house since the total floor area is only 82.0 square meters suitable for a small family. This is affordable house due to its simplicity and maximized floor area.