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This Tiny House Tour in France is a guest post by Chris Wenban of Tiny Footprint

While spending time with family in Europe I was fortunate to find myself with a week to spare. I have a good friend in Paris and decided to be multi-functional (as all good tiny obsessives are) and arrange a tiny house tour in France, culminating in a tiny themed weekend in Paris.

Via the wonders of google I managed to find 2 tiny houses to stay in relatively close to each other to the west of Paris near Nantes, this also happens to be the home region of Baluchon who have been one of the key ground-breakers and tiny house builders in the movement in France. With a tiny hire car, a Renault Twizy, I left Paris Charles de Gaulle airport and headed west toward Bretagne (Brittany) and the Loire Valley, not to find castles, but to find tiny houses.

Chris Wenban of Tiny Footprint Takes Us on a Tiny House Tour of France!

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This is a beautiful French tiny house for sale by Tiny House Lumen out of Bordeaux, France.

It’s got a unique wardrobe and pantry system. Basically, they’re on casters but easily hide away and blend in like cabinets. Never thought of that! I thought you might like it.

The house is built by Tiny House Lumen and is offered at 39,500 euros (approximately $48,532 USD). Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks!

Beautiful French Tiny House For Sale Built by Tiny House Lumen in Bordeaux, France

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This is the Little Prince Tiny House on Wheels (Le Petit Prince) by Baluchon, a tiny home builder out of France.

The tiny house The Little Prince is the first tiny house we make with a blanket and partial zinc cladding. Zinc is a durable material (life span of 80 to 100 years) waterproof, malleable and very aesthetic.1

Beautiful, isn’t it? Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks!

Le Petit Prince Tiny House by Baluchon

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Images © Baluchon

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This is the Ondine Tiny House on Wheels by Baluchon.

It features a side entry and large dormers to give you extra spaciousness in the loft. What do you think? Could this be a design that you can live in year-round?

Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks!

Ondine Tiny Home on a Trailer by Baluchon

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Sebastien Cloarec and Guillaume Gilbert met each other in Engineering School in 2009. By the time 2017 rolled around, they created a company together called l’Atelier Des Branchés to build tiny houses.

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This is a tiny house on wheels built with sustainable material by Ty Rodou. The company is located in Landeleau, France and prices range from 27,000-45,000 euros. What do you think of their Pen Sardine THOW below?

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This is the La Boheme tiny house on wheels that sleeps four by Baluchon.

Its architecture is reminiscent of the shape of a small traditional house while integrating a good dose of modernity thanks to its large window with small wood and its luminous porch.1

Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thank you!

La Boheme Tiny House on Wheels

La Boheme Tiny House

Photos via Baluchon

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