A Contemporary & Cool Shipping Container Home in New Orleans — House Tour
Name: Seth Rodewald-Bates & Elisabeth Davies
Location: Carrollton — New Orleans, Louisiana
Size: 750 square feet
Years lived in: 1.5 years; Owned
Tucked into a long, narrow lot in the Carrollton neighborhood of New Orleans, not far from where the mighty Mississippi bends, is a sight you don't expect to see among the shotguns, cottages, and bungalows: two giant steel boxes primed in Rust-Oleum orange-brown and stenciled with white numbers once used to identify cargo. Seth Rodewald-Bates, a landscape architect, and Elisabeth Davies, an assistant pastry chef, call these shipping containers home.
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