You’d never guess that the humble beginnings of this gorgeous home was six recycled shipping containers. It was the first luxury, green home built in the Hamptons from shipping containers. Known as the “Beach Box,” the structure of this home was set in place in only 4 1/2 hours! It took about 8 months more to do all the finishing touches. Take a tour by watching this video!
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