Category: Chattel Houses

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Chattel Houses

Embracing New Chattel House Designs

There are many new chattel house designs popping up around the world. These designs come in various shapes and sizes and are been utilised for a number of innovative purposes. The chattel house is an important feature of Barbadian and Caribbean history and is a symbol of independence. And, many local and international architects have […]

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Chattel Houses

What is a Chattel House?

A trip to Barbados, Grenada, Carriacou and a few other Caribbean islands will reveal a small wooden house sitting on a rocky foundation. This type of house is called a chattel house. In the Caribbean, the chattel house is a symbol of freedom, innovation and home ownership.¬†Central to the theme of the chattel house was […]

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Chattel House Gallery

The Chattel House Gallery is a wonderful collection of photos of chattel houses and other unique Caribbean architectural structures. As you view these photos, please pay close attention to the unique features of each home. The vibrant colours, wooden window hoods and windows, jalousies and fretwork are some of the fine details that add to […]

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Chattel House Plans

Are you ready to build your very own chattel house? Is there a specific chattel house feature that you would love to add to your home? The plans on the Chattel Houses website¬†showcase how a small space can be utilized to its maximum potential. We use adequately sized windows, doors, high ceilings or lofts, built-in […]